Regional Award Gets UN Malaysia Recognition: Exchange of Document between Iskandar Malaysia Social Hero Awards (IMSHA) and United Nations in Malaysia as a Good Practice Award Provider under the TOGETHERforSDGs Hub

Iskandar Malaysia, June 25, 2019 – The United Nations in Malaysia (UN) and the Iskandar Malaysia Social Hero Awards (IMSHA) pledged to work together towards benchmarking IMSHA against global standards and at the same time promote Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) as part of the TOGETHERforSDGs Hub, at a document exchange ceremony this morning. Witnessed by YAB Dato’ Dr Sahruddin Jamal, Menteri Besar of Johor, and YBhg Datuk Ismail Ibrahim, Chief Executive of Iskandar Regional Development Authority (IRDA), the document exchange [...]

FOUR ORGANIZATIONS RECOGNIZED AT 3RD GAIA 2018/2019 AWARD CEREMONY FOR EFFORT IN SUSTAINABLE BUILT ENVIRONMENT

ISKANDAR MALAYSIA, MAY 2: Four organizations were recognized at the 3rd Green Accord Initiative Award (GAIA) 2018/2019 today for their effort in sustainable built environment. YB Tuan Tan Chen Choon, Chairman of State Local Government, Urban Wellbeing and Environment Committee presented the highest award to Kerry Ingredient (M) Sdn Bhd, followed by three ‘Special Mention awards to Merlin Entertainments Studios (M) Sdn Bhd (Industry category), Seri Austin Sales Gallery and Office (Building category) and ‘The Seed’ residential development in Tanah [...]

KARNIVAL MINI MEDAN SELERA ISKANDAR MALAYSIA KETENGAHKAN PERNIAGAAN USAHAWAN KECIL DAN MAKANAN TEMPATAN

ISKANDAR MALAYSIA, 29 APRIL 2018, ISNIN: Karnival Mini yang dianjurkan di Medan Selera Iskandar Malaysia baru-baru ini adalah bertujuan untuk mempromosikan perniagaan usahawan kecil dan juga makanan tempatan, dan seterusnya menjadikan medan selera ini sebagai tempat tumpuan masyarakat tempatan untuk berkumpul. “Medan Selera Iskandar Malaysia atau MSIM adalah sebuah projek di bawah program ‘Kawan Iskandar Malaysia’ (KIM) yang bertujuan untuk memberi peluang kepada usahawan kecil tempatan menjalankan perniagaan mereka di satu lokasi yang lebih terurus dan selesa untuk mereka dan [...]

ISKANDAR MALAYSIA KICKED OFF Q1 2019 WITH RM7.7 BILLION IN COMMITTED INVESTMENTS, STRENGTHENED COMMITMENT IN SMART CITY AND ENVIRONMENTAL AGENDAS

ISKANDAR MALAYSIA, 24 APRIL 2019, WEDNESDAY: Menteri Besar of Johor, YAB Dato’ Dr. Sahruddin Jamal, announced that Iskandar Malaysia had recorded committed investments of RM7.7 billion in the Q1 of 2019. This brings the total cumulative committed investments from 2006 until 31 March 2019 to RM293 billion where 57%, or RM166 billion, represent investments that have been realized. While the Manufacturing sector continues to be the biggest contributor, the following 4 promoted sectors are also seeing positive growth namely Logistics (RM [...]

ISKANDAR MALAYSIA HOSTS GLOBAL COVENANT OF MAYORS (GCOM) FOR CLIMATE AND ENERGY: Over 100 global participants trained to combat climate change

ISKANDAR MALAYSIA, THURSDAY, 21 MARCH 2019: Iskandar Regional Development Authority (IRDA) in collaboration with the European Union (EU) and the Secretariat of Global Covenant of Mayors for Climate and Energy (GCoM) are hosting the inaugural GCoM event here in Iskandar Malaysia, a global leader in climate action today. The 3-day-event is a follow-up of the outreach event that took place at the World Urban Forum (WUF) in Kuala Lumpur in February 2018 and the first of four trainings to [...]

ISKANDAR MALAYSIA GROWTH IS ON TRACK TO HELP MALAYSIA RECLAIM THE ‘ASIAN TIGER’ TITLE: Holistic development approach ensures multiple benefits spillover to the economy and Rakyat

PUTRAJAYA, FRIDAY , 22 FEBRUARY 2019: Iskandar Malaysia is confident that the region’s inflow of investments from domestic and foreign investors will continue to grow from this year onward and this will enhance the whole eco-system in Iskandar Malaysia as the spill-over effects will have a higher impact on the region's economy and the Rakyat. “The progress Iskandar Malaysia has steadily charted since 2006 has been truly spectacular and will be key in helping Malaysia to reclaim its leadership as [...]

MEDAN SELERA ISKANDAR MALAYSIA LAMBANG KOMITMEN KERAJAAN UNTUK RAKYAT

ISKANDAR MALAYSIA, AHAD, 6 JANUARI 2019: Medan Selera Iskandar Malaysia yang terletak di Gelang Patah, Iskandar Puteri telah dirasmikan pada hari ini oleh YAB Dato’ Osman Sapian, Menteri Besar Johor. Medan selera yang telah mula beroperasi pada bulan Julai 2018 yang lalu menyediakan tempat berniaga yang selesa, bersih dan tersusun kepada peniaga kecil yang berada di sekitar Gelang Patah. Dato’ Osman Sapian dalam ucapannya menyatakan bahawa antara matlamat pembangunan Iskandar Malaysia adalah untuk memastikan agar pengagihan kekayaan di bumi bertuah ini dapat [...]

IRDA FIRMS UP PARTNERSHIP WITH BRITISH HIGH COMMISSION TO STRENGTHEN URBAN AND TRANSPORTATION AGENDA IN ISKANDAR MALAYSIA

ISKANDAR MALAYSIA, MONDAY, 17 DECEMBER 2018: Iskandar Regional Development Authority (IRDA) has recently firmed up its partnership with the British High Commission to strengthen urban and transportation planning in Iskandar Malaysia at the third validation workshop on Global Future Cities Programme at IRDA’s headquarters in Danga Bay, Johor Bahru. The letter of intent for this strategic partnership was signed between IRDA, represented by Datuk Ismail Ibrahim, Chief Executive, and the British High Commission Kuala Lumpur, represented by Mr Kabul Azbaha, [...]

GREEN AWARENESS THROUGH THE ISKANDAR MALAYSIA ECOLIFE CHALLENGE (IMELC) 2018 REACHED 400 SCHOOLS AND 40,000 STUDENTS

ISKANDAR MALAYSIA, WEDNESDAY, 11 NOVEMBER 2018: The Iskandar Malaysia Ecolife Challenge (IMELC) 2018 has attracted a record participation of 403 schools and 40,000 students from around Johor in its bid to educate and encourage the community to lead a low carbon lifestyle by saving water and electricity as well as managing waste wisely. “Environmental conservation is one of the 3 aspects of focus under Iskandar Malaysia’s Circle of Sustainability development guideline, with the other two being social development and economy [...]

2018 Q3 RESULT SHOWS ISKANDAR MALAYSIA IS ON TRACK TO ACHIEVE RM383 BILLION TARGET BY 2025

ISKANDAR MALAYSIA, THURSDAY, 25 OCTOBER 2018: As Iskandar Malaysia sails through its third development phase from 2016 – 2025 focusing on Sustainability & Innovation, the region’s inflow of investments from domestic and foreign investors continues to grow. “Iskandar Malaysia recorded a total of RM19.8 billion in investment from January 2018 until 30 September 2018, leading to a committed cumulative investment of RM272.90 billion from 2006 until 30 September 2018,” said Datuk Ismail Ibrahim, Chief Executive of IRDA. Datuk Ismail said that despite the [...]