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The Home of Sports Revolution

After successfully uplifting the country’s football scene with Johor Darul Takzim (JDT) Football Club, Johor is moving forward to be a pioneer of sports transformation by building four more stadiums with world class facilities. Prime Minister Dato’ Seri Najib Tun Razak during the stadium launch congratulated Menteri Besar Johor Datuk Seri Khaled Nordin for the great initiative done by the state to improve sports facilities for the benefit of the

Young Photographers Giving Their Best Shot 1

Pictures are words of the mind. A mind will mobilise intuition to take pictures as the mind acknowledges the meaning of beauty. It is interesting to learn about beauty from youngsters, as their minds are still in a clear state. In order to help the youngsters sharpen their creativity and photography skills, Eastern & Oriental Berhad (E&O) in partnership with The Expat Group (TEG) had organised a photography competition titled

Fighting Against Counterfeit Ciggies

The state government will never compromise on counterfeit goods smuggled or sold especially illicit cigarettes and alcohol in Johor. Johor Bahru Mayor, A. Rahim Nin said the Johor Bahru City Council (MBJB) enforcement unit will team up with other agencies to ensure any smugglers or business owners who sell illicit cigarettes be caught. “MBJB will cooperate with the Domestic Trade, Cooperatives and Consumerism Ministry (KPDNKK) and Customs Department to undergo

Honey from Friendly Bees

Everyone knows that honey is produced by bees, but not all bees come with stingers. A large group of stingless bees known as Meliponini have taken its spot as a local favourite for beginner bee keepers and plantation owners for their docile nature, honey and pollinating capabilities. These bees which are significantly smaller than its cousins consist of 500 species worldwide and 35 species in Malaysia which are being used

Fun Happenings at Thomas Great Race

Sanrio Hello Kitty and Thomas Town had organised ‘Thomas Great Race: An Appreciation Party’ recently, as a gesture to appreciate their strategic partners in helping them make such a great entertainment spot for everyone to experience. General Manager of Sanrio Hello Kitty Town and Thomas Town, Fahruddin Najumudeen said Thomas Town’s current progress will never be possible without the support from everyone. “We can never provide all this joyous experience

Exploring The Art Of Expression – By Akeem

Back in 2007, loaded with passion, Iskandar Noor Rahim a.k.a Akeem decided to make painting as his professional career. Although his journey as a painter was very challenging, Akeem continued his struggle after realising he had many supportive friends around him to cover his back. Even though he had to wait for almost 9 years to have his own solo exhibition, he humbly admitted that he is nothing without the

JBFF 2016: Celebrating Films and Filmmakers

Film is not just a form of escapism or a tool to kill time. It is also a platform of education, empowerment and self reflection as film itself is a mirror to the real world we are living in. In an attempt to educate the society through films, the Johor Bahru Film Festival 2016 (JBFF 2016) came up for its second year with a good list of local and international

UMLand Brings the Exclusive Aster 2

UMLand Seri Austin has officially launched the show unit for its wholly exclusive living by the hill Double Storey Semi-D residences known as Aster 2. Presenting 84 units of luxurious Double Storey Semi-D houses with two different designs to choose from, the type A consists 72 units of 3,080 sq. ft house featuring a modern contemporary design of 5 bedrooms and 5 bathrooms plus 1 utility room while another 12

Be Awesome Fair 2016: Promoting Natural Based Remedies

In a step to raise health awareness among Johorians, WIMS Exposition & Services in collaboration with Vista Creative Resources held a Johor Health and Wellness Exhibition and Seminar 2016 (Be Awesome Fair 2016), recently at the Berjaya Waterfront Hotel, JB. The three day carnival promoted healthy lifestyle and also provided the right information about health products and supplement based on herbs and organic ingredients to the community. Johor Bahru MP,

Jolly Sports Activities with Underprivileged Children

For UEM Land Sports & Recreation Club (UEMLSRC), corporate social responsibility is about sharing happiness together with underprivileged people and it can be done in many ways. Therefore, they decided to spice up their sports activities by having a great day together with special students from School for Mentally Challenged Children (SMCC). President of UEMLSRC, Wan Atiqah Wan Abu Bakar said it is a good initiative to have these special