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Sporting Event in Support of SEA Games 2017 3

Themed Attractions Resorts & Hotels Sdn Bhd (TAR&H) with more than 1000 employees from all of its Operating Units had gathered for their fifth annual State of Union (SOU) assembly at Educity Sports Complex in Nusajaya. Held in conjunction with the SEA Games 2017, the participants were employees from The Datai Langkawi, KidZania Kuala Lumpur, KidZania Singapore, LEGOLAND Malaysia Resort, Hotel Jen Puteri Harbour, SANRIO HELLO KITTY, Thomas Town, The

Malaysia Day Babies 1

Staff at Columbia Asia Hospital – Iskandar Puteri, welcomed their “Malaysia Day babies” on 16 September 2017 when two Malaysian couples became proud parents after the clock struck midnight on Malaysia Day. The first couple, staff nurse, Fatin Nur Arayanie, 30 and Medical Assistant, Mohammad Sobri, 32 welcomed their baby girl weighing 2.52kg, who made her appearance at the stroke of midnight. She gave birth to her bundle of joy,

Attack of the Plants in AEON Mall Bandar Dato’ Onn 7

Over 300 students and volunteers swarmed the upcoming AEON Mall in Bandar Dato’ Onn for AEON’s Hometown Forest Programme, and planted a total of 10,075 plants from 50 different species. The initiative is part of AEON CO. (M) Bhd’s tradition conducted together with the local community prior to the opening of any mall in tandem towards reviving and emphasising the importance of preserving nature for the future generation. “The green

The Public Has a Say in Developing the State 2

Johor Town and Country Planning Department recently launched the Publicity and Public Participation Programmes Overview, Johor Structure Plan 2030 (Review) at Persada Johor International Convention Centre. The Johor Structure Plan 2020, which is now in effect, was prepared in 2001 and was gazetted on 3rd January 2008. It acts as a statutory document containing a written statement describing state-level strategic policies and proposals with regards to the development and use

Ride in a Safer City 2

More than 1,000 cyclists took part in the inaugural Iskandar Safe City Ride 2017 held in Puteri Harbour. A collaborative effort between PDRM and UEM Sunrise, the master developer of Iskandar Puteri, the ride helped create a harmonious and safe living environment and inculcated a healthy lifestyle for the communities of Iskandar Puteri. Officiated by Johor Chief of Police, Dato’ Sri Wan Ahmad Najmuddin Mohd, the Iskandar Safe City Ride

Segget Recap 3

The Sungai Segget rejuvenation project is one of the significant initiatives under the Johor Bahru Transformation (JBT) Programme that aspires to position Johor Bahru city centre as a vibrant heritage and cultural city, however some conflicting reports and opinions seem to be casting an eye of doubt over the project. Basically, the Sungai Segget rejuvenation project involves the construction of an integrated water treatment plant, a flood mitigation system and

‘Game of Accountants’ 1

The Inter-Accounting Firm Games (IAFG) Johor was back this year with seven main local and international accounting firms in the state namely PricewaterhouseCoopers (PwC), Ernst & Young, Deloitte, KPMG, M.S Wong, Cheng & Co and Baker Tilly competing on the futsal court at Sports Prima Pandan, Johor Bahru. PwC as one of the organisers of this year’s IAFG believe that it is a good platform to realise the work-life balance

TMJ Unveil New JDT Stadium Design Concept 2

The Crown Prince of Johor, Tunku Ismail Sultan Ibrahim officiated and unveiled the new Johor Darul Ta’zim (JDT) football stadium design and concept at Forest City. Country Garden PacificView Sdn Bhd (CGPV) is entrusted to build the upcoming stadium that encompasses a professional football field with a ground floor area spanning 140,000 square metres and 70,000 square metres of building area. “We are more than honoured to be associated with

Bandar Baru Uda to Receive a Specialist Hospital 1

A specialist hospital will be developed and operating by the year 2020 at Jalan Tahana, Bandar Baru Uda which aims to provide free medical services for over 3000 asnaf under Johor Waqaf Fund (TWRJ). The RM600 million project by Johor Islamic Cooperation (PIJ) and Kencana Healthcare Sdn Bhd (KHSB) is the first medical complex in the country to be built on a spread of 5.5 acres waqaf land under Johor

Walk for Charity 2

Rotary Club of Johor Bahru (RCJB) is organising a Charity Walkathon to raise RM500,000 for their two community projects in Johor Bahru, The Rotary Haemodialysis Centre in Jalan Tun Abdul Razak and Palliative Care Association of Johor Bahru (PCAJB). The RCJB-OCBC Charity Walkathon will be held on Saturday, 30th of September 2017 at Dataran MBJB in Johor Bahru at 7 am. The walkathon strives to create awareness on subsidised dialysis