Johor

Angry Birds Flocking to Amari

Angry Birds Activity Park and Amari Johor Bahru officially launched their partnership along with 25 children from Pusat Kebajikan Kalvari. Amari Johor Bahru opened its doors mid-May this year and since then, they have been working with strategic partners in enriching guests’ experiences. “We are honoured to partner with Angry Birds Activity Park as our guests will be able to experience our hotel and at the same time, explore the

Triple Gain for the Third Time

For three consecutive years, Le Grandeur Palm Resort Golf and Country Club together with TJ Mart Saleng have made it again for their Sunset Charity Run for Fund this year, successfully raising up to RM38,800 for a good cause. The run saw 750 participants running at the resort’s 8km, Melati golf course during Malaysia day and among all, children in strollers were also seen enjoying the sporting event in goodwill.

Astaka’s One Bukit Senyum Conferred Node Status

Iskandar Malaysia’s property market received an added boost with the announcement by Astaka Holdings Limited that it has been granted node status by Malaysia’s Ministry of Finance and Iskandar Regional Development Authority (IRDA). Located in Flagship A of Iskandar Malaysia, the node status refers to a designated area where the developer and promoted businesses can enjoy tax incentives. “The node status accords Phase 2 of the project full income-tax exemption

The Johor Pineapple – Inspiration for Invention

Five students in the Research & Development Team of the Science & Mathematics Society at SMK I.J. Convent Johor Bahru, has done the nation and Johor proud for their invention of an Infinity Spoon. The Convent Johor Bahru team, comprising Alicia Dixon, Kok Jie Yi, M. Krisharani, Christine Ling and Janarnii Ramesh Kumar, was among four teams that represented Malaysia at the prestigious Euroinvent 2017, an international science competition held

Do you still leisure at Pelangi Leisure Mall?

When was the last time you watched a movie in Golden Screen Cinemas (GSC) at Pelangi Leisure Mall? If the mall rings a bell, you would remember several known retail outlets during its high time circa early 2000’s with Why-Pay-More, MPH Bookstores, McDonald’s and more which established it as one of the trendiest mall in town before the rise of other malls. Years have gone by, and the public have

Run for a Stranger’s Life

As part of Asia Pacific Marriott International’s Take Care – Spirit to Serve the community’s movement initiative, Renaissance Johor Bahru followed suit by having their inaugural ‘Run to Give 2017’, for the National Kidney Foundation Malaysia. 160 enthusiastic runners participated in the early morning run at Ponderosa Golf & Country Club covering a 5km stretch. Several big-hearted kids and parents were seen finishing the course by pushing their baby strollers

A Taste of Kampung Nearer to Home

It was the passion for cooking that drove Zee to dive into the F&B world. Running a cozy place called Dulang Lima in Taman Perling, she and her husband strive to serve delectable kampung delicacies from around Malaysia under one roof. As you walk into the café, the vivid kampung atmosphere will take you back down the memory lane. Utilising antique decors and wooden window panes remnants of traditional Malay

October Drill: Ian Gan Teng Fong – Director (Care Luxury Hotels & Resorts) 1

Care Luxury Hotels & Resorts is no new name in the hospitality industry with Hotel Granada Johor Bahru in Bukit Indah to Tunamaya Beach & Spa Resort in Desaru and Tioman and other brands under their belt, Care Luxury Hotels & Resorts is a fast growing player to keep a keen eye on. Ian Gan, is a graduate from Nanyang Technological University majoring in Mathematical Sciences (Statistics). Upon graduating, he

“Negaraku, Negara Kita” Campaign 3

In conjunction with Hari Hasanah, Amari Johor Bahru and Think City jointly organised a community service project by providing a sumptuous lunch for 40 residents of the Johore Cheshire Home. “We were delighted to join Think City for Hari Hasanah as we strongly believe that it is our responsibility to serve the community in which we live and work. Contributing our time and effort for a good cause is indeed

Spreading Festive Cheer

As Deepavali is around the corner, the Managing Director of Premier Plus Property, Dato’ Sri Jacky Ker Cherk Yee and a member of the royal family, YM Tunku Dato’ Hassan celebrated Deepavali at a Tamil primary school with the teachers and students. During the event, YM Tunku Dato’ Hassan and Dato’ Sri Jacky Ker financially supported over 100 students from poor families. With the responsibility to promote harmony and contribute