Maressa Esa

Discovering Johor Traditions 1

Renaissance Johor Bahru Hotel resumed its annual Global Day of Discovery (GDOD) for the sixth year by inspiring business travellers to experience “5 to 9” with much vigour with the ‘Johor Cultural Dance’ theme. The hotel guests were awed when two groups of young zapin dancers from Kelab Tunas Tari Cemerlang donned in their Malay traditional costumes and performed eight rounds of Zapin at the lobby area. The hotel’s Head

Raya Cheer for the Underprivileged 1

As Raya is around the corner, Port of Tanjung Pelepas and Johor Port Authority (LPJ) brought cheer to 150 underprivileged individuals and students around Gelang Patah area for their seventh year of PTP-LPJ Tijarah Ramadan CSR agenda. The collaborative effort saw beneficiaries receiving shopping vouchers and goods worth RM350 followed by a break-fasting session at Abu Hurairah Mosque, Gelang Patah. “Lembaga Pelabuhan Johor takes its responsibility towards the community surrounding

The Children Had a Happily Ever After!

Soroptomist International Club of Iskandar Puteri (SIIP) saved the day for over 250 children as the activist group hosted a charity screening of ‘Beauty and the Beast’ at Johor Bahru City Square, recently. Several groups of children, between the ages of 2 to 16 years old, from the local Tenom Orang Asli community at Sungai Danga, refugee kids from Tampoi Rohingya Community School, Muslim converts of SK Skudai, orphanages from

Big Participation for Bubur Lambuk Preparation

As Ramadan is synonym with bubur lambuk (porridge), Regency Specialist Hospital continued their annual ‘Jom Memasak Bubur Lambuk Amal Regency’ for the sixth year which saw huge participation of 150 people from several partners including staffs from UiTM Pasir Gudang campus, UniKL MITEC, SAJ Holdings, Seri Alam Properties Sdn Bhd, Starbucks Seri Alam, Prudential BSN Takaful, Johor Port and more. The hospital staff and partners gathered early morning at the compound

Combating the Death of Corals 1

For the past year, we have been saddened with news of the Great Barrier Reef experiencing a massive coral bleaching that caused two-thirds of corals in the northern part of the reef to die, and other catastrophes befalling the seas of the world. In conjunction with the alarming issue, Care Luxury Hotels and Resorts (Care Luxury CARES), Department of Marine Park Malaysia, Reef Check Malaysia and National Dive League (NDL)

J-Biotech Park Accredited HALMAS 1

Another milestone achieved as UMLand J-Biotech Park Sdn Bhd (UJP) was awarded the Halal Malaysia (HALMAS) accreditation in April 2017 which marks the 15th out of all 22 halal parks available in Malaysia. “HALMAS is one form of recognition given to employers that runs a successful halal industrial park which complies with the requirements and guidelines set by the HDC. With this HALMAS status, it gives privileges to investors in

The Key to Combat Depression is... 3

“If someone whose characteristics is very introvert, not socialising, and very sensitive in responding to any comments, they are prone to depression.” That was what Dr. Law Teik Yeong, an Occupational Health doctor from Regency Hospital, Bandar Seri Alam highlighted when focusing on mental issues such as depression. Continued as an annual event, Regency Hospital organised its fifth World Health Day celebration in cooperation with UMLand Seri Alam Properties Sdn.

Senai is the New BMW Parts Distribution Home 1

As Iskandar Malaysia is leading towards advanced development in phases, BMW Group Malaysia jumped in the bandwagon and launched its Regional Parts Distribution Centre here at Senai which will support 23 countries in the Asia Pacific region. “This new facility does not only reflect on the Group’s commitment to boost the regional competitiveness of our nation but is providing greater employment opportunities and businesses for Malaysians. So far, they have

More Spaces for Entrepreneurs 1

Heads up local entrepreneurs as Johor Menteri Besar, Datuk Seri Mohamed Khaled Nordin recently announced two projects to boost entrepreneurship which is the construction of 30 factory units for small and medium industries (IKS) and PERSADA Annex. The projects were announced during the launch of Gerak Usahawan Johor 2017 at Johor Circuit, Pasir Gudang and is said to be developed by Johor Corporation (JCorp) which falls under the 11th Malaysia

Mah Sing Unveils More Projects in Johor

In line with Mah Sing Group Berhad’s brand transformation, the Group officially launched its Southern corporate office together with the unveiling of their new products; Dandelion and Fern 2-storey link homes and new tower of [email protected] Bayvue. Witnessed by the Secretary of Johor Bahru City Council (MBJB), Tuan Sidek Paiman and Chief Executive Officer of Mah Sing Group, Datuk Ho Hon Sang, the Group’s corporate office is housed at Austin