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Cruyff Court Iskandar and PDK bring together children with special needs through Karnival CCI-PDK Permata Hatiku 2016

5 November 2016 – 150 children with special needs from nine Pusat Pemulihan Dalam Komuniti’ (PDK) in Johor Bahru came together and enjoyed a day of fun at the ‘Karnival CCI-PDK Permata Hatiku 2016’. Co-organised by PDK and Iskandar Investment Berhad (IIB) through Cruyff Court Iskandar (CCI), the carnival aims to actualise the vision of Cruyff Court Foundation namely to empower every child who has special needs with the opportunity to experience the pleasure of sports with the community.

The nine ‘PDK in Johor Bahru included PDK Tanjung Puteri, PDK Nusajaya, PDK Johor Jaya, PDK Permas Jaya, PDK Ulu Tiram, PDK Kempas, PDK Puteri Wangsa, PDK Tun Aminah and PDK Kota Masai. Teachers and staff from IIB’s adopted schools, Sekolah Kanak-kanak Istimewa Johor Bahru, Sekolah Mohd Khir Johari and Sekolah Kebangsaan Taman Suria, who were part of the carnival’s organising committee also joined the celebration, alongside 40 student volunteers from Kolej Politeknik Metro and Institute Kemahiran Mara (Pasir Gudang), who coordinated the carnival programme.

The CCI football court in Kampung Melayu Majidee came to life with nine different games over the course of Saturday morning. These games included ‘menjunjung pundi kacang menggunakan kepala’, ‘lari kepit bola’, ‘bowling kelapa’ and ‘sambung straw’ to name a few. A total of nine teams made up of able-bodied children and children with disabilities from various participating schools and institutions competed in the carnival. Y.A.D Datin Rosni Omar, wife of Menteri Besar Johor, officiated the closing of the half-day event which was a tremendous success.

“We are proud of our close collaboration with CCI as social inclusion and sustainability remain our key focus areas. As we progress in developing the region, we also want to strengthen the community and continuously improve the lives of the people in it. Together with various partners, including adopted schools and institutions, corporations and Jabatan Kebajikan Masyarakat Negeri Johor, CCI has shown tremendous dedication towards achieving this goal through this carnival and other initiatives,” said President/Chief Executive Officer of IIB, Datuk Ir Khairil Anwar Ahmad.

YB Datuk Adam Sumiru, patron of PDK and Ahli Dewan Undangan Negeri (ADUN), who has worked closely with PDK Tanjung Puteri, a community institution that caters to 48 individuals with special needs aged from four to forty years old, was equally delighted by the level of collaboration across corporate citizens, government and educational institutions at the carnival. “It is heartening to see various segments of the community working together for a cause that will benefit everyone at large. We hope to see more of these collaborations as the region develops further in the years to come,” he said.

This is the carnival’s fourth edition since CCI was launched in 2012. In 2015, IIB collaborated with Cruyff Court Kuala Lumpur, Pan-Disability Football Club and the Malaysia Blind Football Team.  On 3 November 2016, CCI received the Iskandar Malaysia Social Hero Award (IMSHA) in the Corporate Social Responsibility category, solidifying its purpose of making significant contributions towards the society through impactful and meaningful community service in Johor.

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IM klik 2015 to Picture Iskandarians

IM Klik 2015 Photography Contest is BACK!


DUE DATE: 31 October 2015

Top Prize: RM4,000.00 cash vouchers
Second Prize: RM3,000.00 cash vouchers
Third Prize: RM2,000.00 cash voucher
27 Consolation Prizes

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Educity Sundown Malaysia 2015

23 June 2015

World Endurance Malaysia Sdn Bhd, the organiser of Educity Sundown Malaysia 2015 is pleased to annouce today that the second night run will be held on 5 September 2015. The first flag off will be at 8pm at EduCity Sports Complex in Nusajaya, Johor.

With over 5,000 runners participating i last year's highly successful first ever night run in Nusajaya, CG Lim, General Manager of World Endurance Malaysia Sdn Bhd and venue sponsor, EduCity  have promised a more thrilling excitement and experience in this year's edition.

Date: 5 September 2015
Day: Saturday
Time: 8:00pm
Venue: EduCity Sports Complex, Nusajaya, Johor
Sponsored By:

  • EduCity Iskandar Malaysia Sdn Bhd

Supported By:

  • Iskandar Investment Berhad
  • Iskandar Regional Development Authority
  • Polis DiRaja Malaysia
  • Johor Tourism

For Johorean, let show our state spirit. Cheer for the runners or help out at the water station. Let us make the event more happening. ROAR!

Hash Tag: #SundownMalaysia

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MEDINI Live 2015 @ Johor, Malaysia

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May 14th, 2015, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia – Medini Iskandar Malaysia Sdn.Bhd, the master developer of Medini, the heart of Nusajaya, Iskandar Malaysia announces the debut of Medini Live! A two-day music, film, arts and community festival at the Mall of Medini, Nusajaya, Johor on June 6th and 7th, 2015.

Over 20 creative artistes have been selected exclusively for Medini Live! to ensure an outstanding artistic experience that aims to put Medini on the local and international map for creativity, culture and community interaction. Medini Live! will be showcasing its live music performances, film screenings and workshops and art exhibitions at the all new Black Box and White Box at the Mall of Medini, highlighting them as a high quality  art and performance space in Iskandar Malaysia and Johor. According to the MD/CEO of Medini Iskandar Malaysia, Ir Khairil Anwar Ahmad, “Medini Live! will be a signature annual event in Medini that will brand Medini as a vibrant, community-friendly and upcoming development to live in and to do business in Iskandar and the region”.

“Medini Live is also an ideal platform for all stakeholders in Medini to collaborate in promoting Medini as a vibrant and attractive destination.” added Khairil Anwar who mooted the idea of Medini Live since 2013.

In partnership with KLs Premier Jazz Club, No Black Tie, Medini Live! has lined up a stellar list of musicians spearheaded by headlining act and Johorean, Joe Flizzow and his Kartel Records hit man, SonaOne. Other musicians worth looking out for include the Malaysian born, New York based, multi-award winning singer songwriter, Najwa and Malaysian music composer, Darren Ashley. Also included in the line-up are brothers JU/NY the exceptionally talented pianist and drummer duo from the US, the ever infectious Havana Social Club from Singapore and a surprise veteran Johorean singer to be revealed soon!

For contemporary art lovers, Medini Live! will be showcasing internationally acclaimed and innovative artists who will be featuring a diverse exhibition of art in varying media during its two-day festival. Among the artists featured are Johor-born Ahmad Zakii Anwar whose exhibition ‘Arang’ will feature a stunning selection of photo-realist charcoal drawings curated by the artist himself, Suzy Sulaiman, a multi-media artist and architect who specialises in new media technology-based artworks who will present an interactive art installation, “Rimba Nusa”, Lisa Foo, well known for her art installations through the use of mundane everyday objects who will present a kinetic art installation made of natural materials “The Wind Dancers” and Indonesian Risang Yuwono’s art photography collaboration with British photographer Helen Marshall, Project Tobong.

In partnership with MAP@Nusajaya, Medini Live! will be screening notable music documentaries at the Mall of Medini Black Box such as the 2013 Academy Award winning documentary, Searching for Sugarman, the 2011 Academy Award nominee for Best Documentary Feature, HavanYork and Quartet! a Junichi Mimura movie about a family classical quartet. 

In partnership with Pinewood Iskandar Malaysia Studios, Medini Live! will be conducting exclusive film workshops and studio tours. Workshops will be conducted by renowned writer and film director, U-Wei, alongside actress Sofia Jane and actor Sabri Yunus that will guide the audience through the process of directing and acting in filmmaking. Multi-award winning Producer/ Director Saw Teong Hin will share his behind-the-scenes stories of Puteri Gunung Ledang, the first Malaysian film to be selected for the Venice Film Festival and was on the long-list for the Oscars. Post production sound supervisor and editor Hiro Ishizaka of Imagica SEA, a Japanese key player in cutting edge audio technology and equipment based in Pinewood Iskandar Malaysia Studios will be conducting a workshop on sound in cinema.

Generating some major buzz at Medini Live! will be a rare traditional musical theatre and workshop by one of the last remaining nomadic theatre troupes from Jogjakarta, Ketoprak Tobong supported by AirAsia Foundation and a Johor Traditional Arts special performance. A Johor NGO, Johor Womens’ League (Jewel), will be conducting a safety workshop for the community and the weekend will be completed by the introduction of tango to the public that is bound to get everyone going on their feet! Keep exploring to discover a bazaar of design, craft and iconic Johor dishes personally sourced by Festival Founder & Director, Suryani Senja Alias. ‘At Medini Live! festival, we will be covering the breadth of interests to be found amongst the residents, students, expatriates and the business community that make up the kaleidoscopic society of Medini Iskandar Malaysia. We want to appeal to an equal audience across Malaysia, Singapore and beyond with a finely curated festival by highlighting the interconnections between art, music and film as a theme for Medini Live!,’ says Suryani. 

The sponsors and partners of MediniLive! 2015 include Mah Sing Group, Macrolink International, Zhuoyuan Iskandar, UM Land Berhad, B&G, CIMB, Sunway Iskandar, i2M, Link (THM) Group, Telekom Malaysia, Mall of Medini, MAP@Publika, Pinewood Iskandar Malaysia Studios (PIMS), AirAsia Foundation, No Black Tie, Jewel, Iskandar Malaysia, Doof and Johor Tourism.

Admission to Medini Live! is FREE. For more information on the program,

Instagram:  @MediniLive 
Twitter:  @MediniLive

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TGV Cinemas introduces Awesome Foursome Value Package for Moviegoer

Just to let you know that TGV Cinemas has introduce the Awesome Foursome Value Package exclusively for moviegoers at selected location.

Moviegoers will need to come in Four and pay only RM40 for their favorite movies at selected cinemas! Valid from 8th May to 11th June 2015, for walk-in only.
*If you are a TGV Cinemas MovieClub member, you pay only RM36 for it! 

How to Buy?

Step 1: Visit the selected TGV Cinemas (as below)
Step 2: Choose your movie and showtime
Step 3: Request for Awesome Foursome value package. (if you are MovieClub members, please swipe your card.) 
Step 4: Select the seats 
Step 5: Pay and collect your tickets!

Where are the selected TGV Cinemas?

TGV Cinemas Permaisuri Imperial City Mall (MIRI), available since 8th May to 11th June 2015.
  1. TGV Cinemas Perda City Mall
  2. TGV Cinemas Encorp Strand Mall 
  3. TGV Cinemas Cheras Sentral 
  4. TGV Cinemas 1Shamelin
  5. TGV Cinemas Station18
  6. TGV Cinemas Gurney Paragon
  7. TGV Cinemas Kulaijaya
  8. TGV Cinemas Sri Manjung
  9. TGV Cinemas Jaya
Locations mentioned above are all available from 11th May to 11th June, 2015

Terms and Conditions:
  • Awesome Foursome Value Package is valid between 11th May 2015 to 11th June 2015
  • Applicable on every Mondays to Fridays (Friday before 8pm show)
  • The package comes with 4 movie tickets and selling price is RM40 for non-movie club members and RM36 for movie club members
  • All 4 movie tickets must be utilized for the same movie title, same date and at the same time
  • Seat selection must be in a same row 
  • Applicable for ANY Movie except for 3D movies, Blockbusters and Super Blockbusters Movies
  • Applicable for both Standard and Preferred seats
  • Not applicable for twin seats and Beanie seats
  • Not applicable on Friday after 8pm, Saturday, Sunday and Public Holidays
  • Any unused or lost package is neither refundable nor exchangeable for cash

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