EduCity

Strengthening Academic and Industrial Practice

The University of Reading Malaysia (UoRM) has signed a Memorandum of Understanding with Sutera Mall, paving the way to further strengthen the relevance of academic and research collaborations for industrial practice, and to allow UoRM real estate students the opportunity to have hands-on experience in real estate business. The MoU, is a collaboration between Tanah Sutera Development Sdn Bhd, a developer in Johor Bahru and jointly owned by Singapore’s Keppel

UEM Sunrise Unveils Low-Density Serimbun 5

UEM Sunrise recently launched Serimbun, its low-density development nestled within the booming Bukit Indah township of Iskandar Puteri, Johor. The low-density development of just 215 residential units on a 23.735-acre freehold site, offer buyers two design options of double-storey terraced houses ranging from 1,993 to 2,117 square feet and priced between RM630,000 to RM1,443,000. “Even before the official launch, we have received 1,500 registrations from homebuyers expressing their interest in

First Duathlon at Educity 5

The inaugural EduCity Duathlon took 450 endurance race athletes on several scenic routes on their run and cycle legs in Iskandar Puteri, Johor. Attracting athletes from Malaysia, Singapore, Philippines, Thailand, New Zealand and England, the Duathlon helped promote a healthy lifestyle as well as a healthy competition among the athletes to battle it out for the top titles. Mayor of Iskandar Puteri, Haji Adib Azhari bin Daud flagged off the

Mah Sing Group and Educity Iskandar Malaysia Announces Partnership 3

Mah Sing Group (Mah Sing) and EduCity Iskandar Malaysia (EduCity) have announced a partnership to provide student accommodations for EduCity.  Mah Sing’s integrated development, [email protected] which is located just 3.6km from EduCity, will be the first external student accommodation provider for Iskandar Malaysia’s Education Hub, offering a total of 183 fully furnished units which will cater to approximately 370 students. This was announced during a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) Signing

University of Reading Malaysia Forms Partnership with AEON

The University of Reading Malaysia (UoRM)and AEON CO. (M) BHD. have signed a Memorandum of Understanding to work together in advancing the education of pharmacy students and enhancing the knowledge of pharmacists in the industry. The MOU was signed by the UoRM Provost, Professor Tony Downes and AEON’s Pharmacist Manager, Elisha Teh, during a ceremony held at the University’s campus in EduCity, Iskandar Puteri. The event was witnessed by other

Educity Johor Rugby Carnival – Iskandar 7’s Comes to a Winning Close

The EduCity Johor Rugby Carnival 2017 came to a close at the EduCity Sports Complex at Iskandar Puteri, after two days of intense matches between 48 teams from all over the country. Vying for three inaugural cups, namely the Iskandar Cup, EduCity Cup and the Iskandar Puteri Cup, the teams displayed the best of Malaysian youth talents in rugby, competing in the U-11, U-14 and U-16 categories. The carnival was

ISKARNIVAL 2017 – Double Carnivals Celebrate Iskandar Puteri’s New City Status

Iskandar Investment Berhad (IIB), UEM Sunrise Berhad (UEM Sunrise) and Khazanah Nasional Berhad (KNB) will jointly organise ISKARNIVAL 2017 for the sixth time. The event will celebrate Iskandar Puteri’s newly-acquired city status which will take place on 22nd November 2017. Iskarnival Kool will be held from 25th to 26th November 2017 at Puteri Harbour while Iskarnival Aktif will be held from 2nd to 3rd December 2017 at EduCity Sports Complex.

Henley Business School Malaysia Launches Centre for Global Business Enterprise and Cloud Analytics

The Henley Business School Malaysia (HBS), which is part of the University of Reading, has launched the Centre at its campus in EduCity in Iskandar Puteri, with the aim of simplifying the ways big data is used, understood and analysed to solve business problems. The Centre is led by the Head of Henley Business School Malaysia and Professor of Business Enterprise & Analytics, Teck Yong Eng, who serves as the

The Stage is Set

The Livescape Group is all geared up to collaborate with Beatnation, with the support of Iskandar Investment Berhad (IIB), to present the highly anticipated Dota 2 tournament, The Major League, Championed by Celcom (TML) from 20th October to 22nd October 2017. The League will be held at EduCity Indoor Arena, Iskandar Puteri, and is the first initiative by IIB to establish Iskandar Puteri as the Esports hub of Southeast Asia.

Fortune Global 500 Companies Look to Emerging Economies for Growth

The most recent of these moves took place in May 2017, when Malaysia’s Al Bukhary International University and Turkey’s Ibn Haldun University signed an agreement to work on a collaborative education programme. Set to begin in September 2017, the arrangement will see greater academic cooperation between the two countries, with the goal of fostering cultural as well as educational links. This followed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) undertaken between Malaysia