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i-City adds vibrancy to property fair
An artist's impression of Tropicana Metroparks' mixed-use development including residential towers.  

Make a date with the StarProperty.my Fair i-City next month as it kicks off on Sept 13 with two free passes to fun attractions for first-time visitors. BY MELVIN CHOW melvinchow@starmedia.my THE StarProperty.my Fair i-City Edition will see a new partnership between i-City and StarProperty.my taking off with its maiden launch that is anticipated to…

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Perda City Mall gets two anchor tenants
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KUALA LUMPUR: Parkson Corp Sdn Bhd and Econsave Cash & Carry Sdn Bhd have been signed on as anchor retailers of the soon-to-be opened Perda City Mall in Seberang Prai, Penang. The mall was previously opened in August 2008, and was known as the Aeon Seberang Prai City. It is currently closed for three months,…

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Green crusaders
Rehda Youth goes green.  

Rehda Youth takes a step forward by visiting landmark Green Mark-rated offices and other iconic buildings in Singapore. By YVONNE YOONG yvonneyoong@thestar.com.my FASCINATING stories abound with regards to the impact of greenery in improving people’s lives. Not only do green lungs in the city premise provide a comforting and calming effect reminding one of Nature’s…

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A nine-to-five office job? No way!
From left: Fiton, 27 and Suhaimi, 31.  

Gen-Yers at the Kuala lumpur Fashion Week (KLFW) share why they shun working at normal offices. By MELVIN CHOW melvinchow@starmedia.my THE Millennial Generation, or Generation Y, may be different from the previous generation in their knowledge of technology, their approach to getting things done and perhaps them wanting to achieve instant results. Millennials prefer less…

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Property developer fetes community to buka puasa do
Milestone event: Steven (third left) and Abu Hassan (second left) with oher VIP guests at the celebration.  

BY EDWARD RAJENDRA edward@thestar.com.my PROPERTY developer Acmar International Group celebrated the 20th anniversary of its Bandar Baru Klang integrated township recently. The company, together with the Selangor Council of Justices of the Peace, showed its appreciation for the township’s community by hosting a buka puasa for 50 senior citizens from several homes at the Klang…

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StarProperty.my Fair 2014 in Johor Baru
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BY MELVIN CHOW melvinchow@starmedia.my THE recently concluded Starproperty.my Fair 2014 held at the Setia City Convention Centre in Shah Alam, Selangor, returns again with promises of being a one-stop destination for discerning homebuyers and investors. The next instalment of StarProperty.my Fair 2014 is scheduled to be held at the Johor Bahru City Square in Johor…

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Nippon Paint colours the dreams of children with creativity
From back to left: Nippon Paint group general manager Goh, Rumah Kasih Harmoni principal Jamal and PKGG's Choong with the children of Rumah Kasih Harmoni.  

BY MELVIN CHOW melvinchow@starmedia.my Nippon paint (M) Sdn Bhd announced plans for its CSR (corporate social responsibility) “Colourful Dreams” programme to enter a new phase. “At Nippon paint, we believe in creating a positive impact within our community by nurturing the creative mind of children,” said Nippon paint group general manager Gladys Goh during a…

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Striking array of property choices at fair
On display: Visitors looking at one of the projects at the property fair at G Hotel in Gurney Drive, Penang.  

  GEORGE TOWN: The Star Property Fair 2014 kicked off here with a total of 39 exhibitors offering a striking display of choices, ranging from landed homes to commercial high rises. The fair, which will run until Sunday, was launched by Chief Minister Lim Guan Eng. In his speech, Lim said business sentiment remained positive…

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Study tables for two schools
Tan Sri Lee Lam Thye (fifth from left) having a chat with SJK(C) Kheng Chee students and the school's management committee.  

Developer donates sets of desks and chairs to Kepong and Puchong schools SP SETIA Foundation has sponsored 500 sets of study desks and chairs worth RM42,000 for SJK(C) Kepong 1, Kepong, and 1,800 sets of study desks and chairs worth RM153,000 for SJK(C) Kheng Chee, Puchong. SP Setia Foundation chairman Tan Sri Lee Lam Thye…

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StarProperty Fair 2014 in Johor Bahru
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By MELVIN CHOW melvinchow@starmedia.my THE recently concluded StarProperty Fair 2014 held at the Setia City Convention Centre in Shah Alam, Selangor, returns again with promises of being a one-stop destination for discerning homebuyers and investors. The next instalment of StarProperty Fair 2014 is scheduled to be held at the Johor Bahru City Square in Johor…

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