Events

Developer bags trio of awards at regional event
Multiple wins: Sally Lau (second from left), Datuk Cynthia Lim (third from left) and Racheal Liew (fourth from left) of LBS Bina receiving awards at the aPPa 2015 event. The company won three awards for the third year in the row.  

PROPERTY developer LBS Bina Group Bhd (LBS) clinched three awards at the regional Asia Pacific Property Awards (APPA) 2015, earlier this week. The awards celebrate the highest levels of achievement by companies operating in all sectors of the property and real estate industry in the region. LBS bagged the top award for three categories: the…

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Strong interest in commercial development
Changing landscape: Ekovest Bhd managing director Datuk Lim Keng Cheng (left) being congratulated by Federal Territory MCA chairman Datuk Yew Teong Look at the launch of the EkoCheras Hotel and Office Suites.  

BY VIJENTHI NAIR DEVELOPER Ekovest Bhd says it saw brisk sales at the launch of its EkoCheras Hotel and Office Suites project. Ekovest managing director Datuk Lim Keng Cheng said within the first hour of the launch last month, 50% of the hotel and 40% of the office suites were booked. EkoCheras is a mixed development…

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Awarded for their green dreams
Good work: Tengku Amir Shah (second right) presenting the award to Von. Looking on are Energy, Green Technology and Water Ministry secretary general Datuk loo Took Gee (left) and GreenTech Malaysia chairman Datuk Dr Keizrul Abdullah.  

BY MENG YEW CHOONG GREENBUILDINGINDEX Sdn Bhd was honoured by the Malaysian Green Technology Corporation (GreenTech Malaysia). The company is a wholly-owned subsidiary of Pertubuhan Arkitek Malaysia (PAM) and the Association of Consulting Engineers Malaysia (ACEM). PAM and ACEM set up Greenbuildingindex in 2009 to spur the development of environmentally-sensitive buildings through a rating system…

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Lakeside festivities at Seremban 2
Energetic performance: The 24 Seasons chinese drum troupe showcasing their talents at the event in Seremban 2.  

BY C.S. NATHAN A SEA of lanterns illuminated City Park, the six-hectare lakeside recreational site popular with residents of Seremban 2. Residents, young and old, alongside families with babies in strollers thronged the park for the Chap Goh Meh festivities organised by housing developer IJM Land Berhad at its Seremban 2 (S2) township. Themed “Joyful Chap…

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Units at half price for six lucky buyers
Towering homes: Ung standing next to a model of the Tropicana Gardens, Kota Damansara which was unveiled on
March 6. Interested buyers are required to register and submit their entries online.  

BY PRETHIBA ESVARY SIX prospective buyers can get their favoured residential and business units at half price during Tropicana Corporation Bhd’s ‘Dream Investment’ Campaign. Under the six-week campaign, one unit from each of the award-winning company’s development projects, will be sold with a 50% discount. The projects are Tropicana Gardens (Kota Damansara); Tropicana Heights (Kajang),…

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Builder treats visitors to CNY bash
Season’s greetings: Hunza Properties Bhd executives and staff posing for a group photo in front of the newly launched Nova 2 in Kepala Batas.  

HOUSEBUYERS visiting Bandar Putra Bertam in Kepala Batas, Penang, to check out the show units were delighted when greeted with traditional lion dance performances. They also had a buffet lunch treat hosted by the new township’s developer Hunza Properties Bhd to celebrate Chinese New Year and the opening of the builder’s Nova 2 show house. The…

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Ancient science of Vasthu Sastra for harmony in the home
Restoring balance: Selva showing how to use a pyramid to attract healing energy at the Star Property Fair 2014 in Kuala Lumpur.  

WHEN renting or purchasing a new or second-hand house or apartment, property buyers should apply the ancient Indian science of construction called Vasthu Sastra. Sunday Star columnist T. Selva said the 5,000-year-old science would ensure home buyers live in harmony and enjoy good health and prosperity. He said the first thing one should do is…

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Spotlight on top developers
Options abound: Tropicana corporation Berhad marketing and aMP sales manager Marilyn Teh overlooking the setup of
their booth.  

PETALING JAYA: StarProperty.my kicks off its first property fair for the year today. The three-­day event, which ends on Sunday, will see the participation of top developers at Four Points by Sheraton Puchong. It features 12 exhibitors, including names like IJM Land Berhad, Matrix Concepts Berhad, Mah Sing Group Berhad, UEM Sunrise Berhad, Tropicana Corporation…

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Cash vouchers up for grabs
Cash vouchers up for grabs  

House buyers can look forward to latest properties at fair PETALING JAYA: The StarProperty.my Fair remains a firm favourite for house buyers and investors because they can be assured top developers will showcase their latest launches at the event. For this year, the fair will be held in five places – Puchong, Petaling Jaya, Johor…

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Developer’s night of thanksgiving
Serene surroundings: The open-air patio overlooking the infinity pool of the Phoenix Club at Country Garden Diamond City in Semenyih.  

Business associates treated to a night of good food and music at new township in Semenyih BY RUBY LIM rubylim@thestar.com.my In GIVING back to their supporting business associates, Country Garden Properties (M) Sdn Bhd organised an appreciation night at its Country Garden Diamond City in Semenyih. Business partners and associates attended the event, hosted by…

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