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Property exhibition with a twist
Lee (left) and Fong will provide tips on interior decorating at the fair.  

StarProperty.my organises third fair, showcasing lifestyle and interior fashion aside from property projects Zieman & Melvin Chow metrobiz@thestar.com.my THE StarProperty.my Fair i-City Edition will see a new partnership between i-City and StarProperty.my taking off with its launch that is anticipated to give a new spin to the series of property fairs organised by StarProperty.my. Envisioned…

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Creating a better world
Challenge for designers: The poster for the Parkreation Design Challenge. The competition calls for teams of two to five people to a park using environmentally-friendly fixtures that are made out of waste or unwanted materials.  

Developer announces competition to design green spaces DESIGN students can now put their creativity to the test with the recently announced O2 City Parkreation Design Challenge. Aimed to further encourage sustainable living among Malaysians, the challenge calls upon creative individuals to design a park using environmentally-friendly fixtures that are made out of waste or unwanted materials….

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A treat for Chinese music lovers
Don't miss it!: Tiew (centre) at the press conference for Andaman's 2014 charity and cultural events.  

Concerts to feature classic Mandopop, Cantopop and Shanghai jazz PROPERTY developer Andaman will be hosting two concerts, to be staged at Syuen Hotel, Ipoh on Sept 25 and 26, in support of local music industry. The first concert will feature The Amazing Trio (aka TAT) with the special theme “A Cantopop Tribute to 4 Heavenly…

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Heat is on for i-City cold challenge
Winter is coming: (from left) Saiyidah, Soe and Sivanantini bundled up in warm clothing at i-City's SnoWalk in Shah Alam.  

BY TASHNY SUKUMARAN SHAH ALAM: For three lucky Malaysians, it will be no sweat earning an all-expense paid trip to Nepal. All they need to do is brave 60 hours in sub-zero temperatures at i-City’s SnoWalk here – part of Astro and Fox International Channels’ Ultimate Cold Challenge. The chilly challenge is held in conjunction…

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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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