Johor MB Launches i-Park @Senai Airport City 3

AME Group (AME) officially unveiled and launched i-Park @Senai Airport City, a 189 acre freehold Grade A industrial park, which also marks the third such development in the group’s portfolio of award winning industrial development projects. “We found a niche where we could create a unique concept of an ‘industrial resort; giving birth to the i-Park @Senai Airport City,” said Kelvin Lee, Managing Director of AME Development Sdn. Bhd. The

CIDB and IRDA Inks Partnership to Accelerate IBS Adoption 3

The MoU between Iskandar Regional Development Authority (IRDA) and CIDB is aimed at speeding up adoption of the Industrialised Building Systems (IBIS), and the Building Information Modelling (BIM) to ensure environmentally sustainable practices and compliance to material standards. Dato Ahmad Asri bin Abdul Hamid, as the Chief Executive of CIDB Malaysia signed for the agency while IRDA’s Chief Executive, Datuk Ismail Ibrahim represented IRDA. “As a regional authority for the

Iskandar Malaysia Recorded RM237.26 billion Cumulative Committed Investments

Iskandar Malaysia made its first appearance at the 9th World Urban Forum in Kuala Lumpur, last month, highlighting its various internationally recognised initiatives in the field of urban development since its inception more than a decade ago. “The World Urban Forum is an event of global proportion and this year’s theme of ‘Cities 2030 – Cities for All: Implementing the New Urban Agenda’ made it the perfect platform for Iskandar

IRDA and IKHLAS Engaged with the Public on Future BRT Project 4

With urbanisation the biggest challenge in any developing city, a proper means of public transportation is needed to provide the populace with an alternative method of getting around. Part of Iskandar Regional Development Authority (IRDA)’s transformation plans includes the planned Bus Rapid Transport (BRT) system that aims to reduce traffic congestion and carbon emission within the development corridor. Organised by the ‘Institut Integriti Kepimpinan dan Latihan Semangat Dato’ Onn’ (IKHLAS)

Local Entrepreneurs Go Global 3

A total of 30 Indian entrepreneurs were recognised and awarded by IECM in their inaugural Asean Bussiness Excellence Awards 2018 held in Pulai Springs Resort. Officiated by Deputy Minister of Home Affairs, Datuk Nur Jazlan Mohamed and IRDA’s Chief Executive Datuk Ismail Ibrahim, the event awarded 11 local Indian entrepreneurs and 19 entrepreneurs from India, Nepal and Indonesia respectively. Formed in 2012, IECM is a business chamber that uses networking

500 Cyclists Participated in ‘Ride for Kimura’ Remembrance 5

Shunsuke Kimura, Kimura-san as he was affectionately known was a 52, Japanese expatriate working in Johor Bahru and an avid recreational cyclist and jogger,  died on 28th November 2017 when a car ploughed into him at 7.29 in the morning while cycling with his friends on Lebuh Raya Sultan Iskandar two days earlier. In memory of his death, cyclists from Johor, Singapore and expatriates from various countries took to the

IRDA Announces Iskandar Malaysia’s Rapid Transit Bus System (BRT) 1

Iskandar Regional Development Authority (IRDA) Chief Executive, Datuk Ismail Ibrahim revealed that since November last year, a series of eight meetings with the community were conducted as part of a detailed assessment of the implementation and design of Iskandar Malaysia’s Rapid Transit Bus System (BRT). Ismail explained that the meetings were aimed at informing the community about the project as well as the implementation of its development and gather feedback,

IRDA Inks Collaboration with Youth Group 2

Underscoring the importance of sustainable development in the Iskandar Malaysia growth corridor, Iskandar Regional Development Authority (IRDA) inked a Letter of Collaboration (LoC) with Kelab Alami Mukim Tanjung Kupang (Kelab Alami), a youth environmental education and monitoring social enterprise based in Johor. The collaboration marks IRDA’s regular Environmental Talks held four times a year with various stakeholders of Iskandar Malaysia. This event showcased the activities of Kelab Alami with presentations

Budget 2018 Supports the Continuity of Iskandar Malaysia Development 1

The Budget 2018 will prioritise the people’s well-being inclusive of the prospering economic growth which is in line with the Iskandar Malaysia Comprehensive Development Plan. “We would like to extend our appreciation to the Prime Minister Dato’ Sri Mohd Najib Tun Abdul Razak on the Budget 2018 announcement that will benefit the people and businesses in various sectors in Malaysia in general, and in Iskandar Malaysia in particular,” said Datuk

Iskandar Malaysia Makes Significant Progress in its Greenhouse Gas (GHG) Emission Reduction 2

Iskandar Regional Development Authority (IRDA) shared the results of its second Iskandar Malaysia Greenhouse Gas (GHG) Inventory 2016 at the Malaysia Pavilion during the Conference of Parties (COP) 23, the decision-making body responsible for monitoring and reviewing the implementation of the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change (UNFCCC), in Bonn, Germany. Iskandar Malaysia, had taken the initiative in 2015 to address its greenhouse gas emissions within its flagships, and