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Update your Asset Details 2

Tax payers are urged to know the importance of their responsibilities in paying asset tax to the city council apart from updating their assets through Form I (Sales Notice or Ownership Transfer). “We have identified several factors for this matter. There are cases whereby heirs to a deceased tax payer who had not updated details on their assets resulting in outstanding asset taxes. Migration from rural to urban areas also

Ibrahim International Business District (IIBD): JCorp Unveils Eco Cornerstone 2

Johor Corporation (JCorp) unveiled the first four key cornerstones; Eco Cornerstone sculpture or known as the Urban Tree within the Southwest gateway of Ibrahim International Business District (IIBD) at Jalan Dato’ Onn that encapsulates the preservation of Johor’s eco legacy through design. The 20-feet tall Eco Cornerstone metalwork sculpture commissioned by a Johorian sculptor, Nizam Abdullah, took shape as the majestic yet endangered Shorea Johorensis (Pokok Meranti Johor) with its

Extending Appreciation to Customers 2

Renaissance Johor Bahru had their four-day  annual Global Customer Appreciation Week (GCAW) and used the platform to have activities participated by the hotel’s management team. In house guests were given cupcakes by the staff and a networking dinner was held for business partners and media members. Their CSR activity themed ‘Spirit to Serve Our Communities’ had the staff lending a helping hand at Shan De Johor Bahru Welfare Association as

JPDC: Budget 2018 Strengthening Economic and Social Welfare

Johor Petroleum Development Corporation Berhad (JPDC) acknowledged the Prime Minister Dato’ Sri Mohd Najib Tun Abdul Razak’s recent 2018 Budget announcement that draws a line of progression especially on the rakyat’s welfare and sustainable economic growth in the long term. “We are confident that the Government’s focus on high-impact investment for export-based industry will not only attract foreign investors to Pengerang Integrated Petroleum Complex (PIPC) but local investors as well

GST Impacts Property Sales 3

Property buying trend was seen with disparity especially before and after the implementation of Goods and Services Tax (GST) in 2015. At the second 2017 Malaysia Property Expo (MAPEX) launch at Johor Bahru City Square, Real Estate and Housing Developers Association (REHDA) Johor Branch Chairman, Dato’ Ir. Steve Chong Yoon On said that residential property transaction was at the highest in 2014 before GST was introduced while in 2015 onwards,

Be a Smart and Healthy Consumer 4

Did you know that an estimated 94% of adult Malaysians do not consume the recommended intake of two servings of fruits daily? MARIGOLD PEEL FRESH revealed the numbers during their stop in Angsana Mall Johor Bahru for their MARIGOLD PEEL FRESH Daily Fruit Goodness roadshow with their brand ambassador and actress Lisa Surihani to address the low intake of fruits and vegetables amongst Malaysians, and educating them via various interactive

Seletar Speedsters: A Speed Racing Spectacular 4

A little known secret in the backwaters of many fishing villages in Johor is the exhilarating watersport racing scene that has been ongoing for 2 generations. In a league of their own are the speedy Seletar powerboat racers hailing from Kampong Sungai Temon who build and modify their own powerboats to compete in the yearly event. 30-year-old Jamal Yem said that the boat race was inspired by the international Formula

Up Your Selfie Game 3

It’s time to up your selfie game with the new OPPO F5 that features the A.I Beauty Recognition technology and personalising beautification on a selfie image. OPPO F5 Roadshow made a pitstop at AEON Bandar Dato Onn with F5 product ambassador, Fattah Amin that wowed the fans. “OPPO has always kept consumers in mind when developing new devices in order to best cater to their needs. This time, OPPO has

IKEA Tebrau Welcomed Thousands of Visitors 4

The long awaited Swedish home furnishing store, IKEA Tebrau opened its doors to the public on 16th November 2017 with an overwhelming crowd! Located opposite of AEON Tebrau City and dubbed as the biggest store in Southeast Asia, IKEA Tebrau’s restaurant had sold over 35,000 Swedish meatballs and 10,800 curry puffs on its first day of operation. “The minimum expectation on ourselves is that when we come to town, we

Suasana Iskandar Malaysia, Another Game Changer in Town 3

The long awaited new integrated commercial development in town, Suasana Iskandar Malaysia developed by United Malayan Land Berhad (UMLand) has finally met its completion and is ready to open its doors by December this year. Nestled strategically in the bustling centre with close proximity to transportation hubs, Suasana Iskandar Malaysia comprises of a lifestyle hub, Zenith Lifestyle Centre, a 36-storey service residence; Suasana Iskandar Malaysia, and Amari Johor Bahru hotel