Salomon X-Trail Run 2012

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Salomon X-Trail Run 2012

The 3rd edition of the Malaysian Salomon X-Trail Run will be held on 30th September 2012 at Universiti Putra Malaysia, Serdang. Salomon is the Title Sponsor & Pacesetters Athletic Club Malaysia is the event organizer.

H&M Previewed Its First Store in Malaysia to Great Applause

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H&M Previewed Its First Store in Malaysia to Great Applause

H&M opened its doors to more than one thousand of Kuala Lumpur’s hottest celebrities, personalities and members of the media for the exclusive pre-launch party of its first full concept store in Malaysia located in Lot 10, Bukit Bintang.

Expedia Encourages Malaysians to ‘Pack for Holidays’ as Local Site Launches with Unbeatable Travel Deals and Packages

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Expedia Encourages Malaysians to ‘Pack for Holidays’ as Local Site Launches with Unbeatable Travel Deals and Packages

Expedia.com.my has today announced the launch of its full-service offering, giving Malaysian consumers an awesome breadth of affordable flight deals and hotel options across the region and beyond.

Malaysia Tourism Hunt 2012

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Malaysia Tourism Hunt 2012

For the very first time, Tourism Malaysia will be organising the Malaysia Tourism Hunt 2012 beginning at Putrajaya and finishing in Pulau Redang, Terengganu, from 21 to 25 September 2012.

Monster Officially Launched Inspiration, Diamond Tears and Diesel Range in the World

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Monster Officially Launched Inspiration, Diamond Tears and Diesel Range in the World

Monster, leader in manufacturing and design of high-performance headphones, is breaking new ground in the worlds of both high fashion and high-performance audio with the launch of “Inspiration™,” the company’s first over-ear,noise cancelling headphone.

LE MERIDIEN Koh Samui  Resort & Spa 1ST Year Anniversary Return of the “OPENING OFFER”

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LE MERIDIEN Koh Samui Resort & Spa 1ST Year Anniversary Return of the “OPENING OFFER”

To mark the celebration of Le Méridien Koh Samui Resort & Spa’s 1st Year Anniversary, guests are invited to return; or explore for the first time, with “DISCOVERY AWAITS… OPENING OFFER RETURNS” creating more memorable getaways at Thailand’s newest luxury island hideaway.

ASTON Opens FAVE Hotel  in KEMANG – JAKARTA

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ASTON Opens FAVE Hotel in KEMANG – JAKARTA

Recently Aston International opened its twelfth (12) trendy select service favehotel, the favehotel Kemang – Jakarta. The new “fave” occupies a prime spot in the very heart of South Jakarta’s Kemang on Jalan Kemang 1.

BEAUTIES THAT ROCK YOUR WORLD Miss Hard Rock Penang 2012

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BEAUTIES THAT ROCK YOUR WORLD Miss Hard Rock Penang 2012

Amanda Lee Ling Wei, 24, a pharmacist by profession, stood out as a clear winner with her confidence and “rockability”. She was crowned Miss Hard Rock Penang 2012 during a ritzy final held at the hotel on 8th September 2012. The Saturday evening marked the 3rd Miss Hard Rock Penang beauty contest with seven young finalists, ranging from 18 to 29, competing for the title.

THE INAUGURAL MOTOGP BUSINESS FORUM 18 OCTOBER 2012 “Riding into the future of Asian two-wheel motorsport”

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THE INAUGURAL MOTOGP BUSINESS FORUM 18 OCTOBER 2012 “Riding into the future of Asian two-wheel motorsport”

In order to register to attend the MotoGP Business Forum, simply go to the highlighted link below to register on line.The registration process is quick and easy and you will be notified immediately once you have completed the process correctly.

JOHOR Taxi Drivers Team Up with LEGOLAND® Malaysia to Drive Tourism

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JOHOR Taxi Drivers Team Up with LEGOLAND® Malaysia to Drive Tourism

Excitement about the opening of LEGOLAND® Malaysia is at an all-time high and now taxi drivers are also getting involved to spread the cheer. As a key part of the public transportation network, they have been called upon to ensure their passengers are well informed about the latest tourist destination found in their own city.

Schools LEGO® Building contest concludes with three winning teams

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Schools LEGO® Building contest concludes with three winning teams

After two weeks of public voting, with over 18,169 voters, the Schools LEGO® Building contest has concluded. Voters chose their favourite LEGO National icons designed by the budding model builders.

MAYBANK Malaysian Open 2013 USD 2,750,000 Up on Offer on 21 to 24 March 2013

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MAYBANK Malaysian Open 2013 USD 2,750,000 Up on Offer on 21 to 24 March 2013

he prestigious Maybank Malaysian Open returns for its 8th year with more than just stimulating golfing action. Event promoter, GlobalOne, today announced that the much-anticipated event, which will be held once again at Kuala Lumpur Golf & Country Club (KLGCC) will be held on 21st to 24th March 2013 with a lucrative prize purse of USD2.75 million, an increase of USD250,000.00 from last year’s.

E&O Residence Kuala Lumpur to be launched by end 2012

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E&O Residence Kuala Lumpur to be launched by end 2012

The E&O Residence Kuala Lumpur, a luxury lifestyle serviced apartment managed by Eastern & Oriental Berhad (E&O) is scheduled to be launched at the year end of 2012. Located in the business central district of Kuala Lumpur at Jalan Tengah, off Jalan Sultan Ismail, it is part of the St Mary Residence development, occupying one of the three towers at the site.

FIREFLY OFFERS GREAT DEALS AT KL MATTA FAIR

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FIREFLY OFFERS GREAT DEALS AT KL MATTA FAIR

Firefly, once again comes rolling in as a geared up participant at the KL MATTA Fair 2012 held at Hall 3 of the Putra World Trade Centre (PWTC), starting September 7 to 9, 2012 with its renowned incredible deals on holiday packages and flight tickets.

Terengganu Food & Cultural Fest 2012 at Seri Pacific Hotel Kuala Lumpur

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Terengganu Food & Cultural Fest 2012 at Seri Pacific Hotel Kuala Lumpur

Seri Pacific Hotel Kuala Lumpur combines both culture and cuisine during MATTA FAIR 2012 by promoting the Terengganu Food & Cultural Fest 2012 from 4 September to 10 September 2012.This join effort with the Terengganu State Goverment is also to start on promoting the Visit Terengganu Year 2013.

One World Hotel Once Again Appointed Official Hotel for SIME DARBY LPGA 2012

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One World Hotel Once Again Appointed Official Hotel for SIME DARBY LPGA 2012

The third edition of the Sime Darby LPGA Malaysia will once again tee off at the Kuala Lumpur Golf & Country Club from October 11-14, 2012 with 72 of the world’s best female golfers line up for the four-round, no cut tournament.

LEGOLAND® Malaysia Celebrates National Day with Employees and Their Families

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LEGOLAND® Malaysia Celebrates National Day with Employees and Their Families

he team at LEGOLAND® Malaysia today took time off from putting the finishing touches to the Park to celebrate Malaysia’s 55th National Day as a family. For the first time, employees were invited to bring their friends and family to enjoy an exclusive preview of the Park’s 40 rides, shows and attractions.

Virtual Travel Fair Returns with Great Savings for Travellers Fourth Virtual Travel Fair Offers Lowest Price Guarantee

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Virtual Travel Fair Returns with Great Savings for Travellers Fourth Virtual Travel Fair Offers Lowest Price Guarantee

The fourth Virtual Travel Fair (VTF), organized by SOTA will return once again in conjunction with the travel fair season. The VTF will run from 7th September to 30th September 2012 offering great travel deals for families, nature lovers and even the budget-conscious.

2012 MALAYSIA MERDEKA ENDURANCE RACE – AFTER SIX HOURS Clearwater Racing Leads MMER at the Halfway Mark

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2012 MALAYSIA MERDEKA ENDURANCE RACE – AFTER SIX HOURS Clearwater Racing Leads MMER at the Halfway Mark

The 13th edition of the Malaysia Merdeka Endurance Racing (MMER) at Sepang International Circuit (SIC) enters its half-way mark at 6.04pm today with Team Clearwater Racing holding a two-lap advantage over their closest rival and defending champion Team Petronas Syntium Racing.

Hertz Turbo Charges Its Status for The MotoGP World Motorcyling Championship

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Hertz Turbo Charges Its Status for The MotoGP World Motorcyling Championship

The Hertz Corporation (NYSE: HTZ), the world’s largest general use car rental brand, and MotoGP rights holder Dorna Sports have announced a two year extension to their global agreement, with Hertz moving from Provider to Rental Services Supplier in the MotoGP World Championship.

Legoland® Mascot Kicks Off National Day Celebrations  with Special Appearance at KLCC

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Legoland® Mascot Kicks Off National Day Celebrations with Special Appearance at KLCC

As the nation prepares to celebrate its 55th National Day, a huge crowd turned out today to meet the LEGOLAND® Malaysia mascot Ollie the Dragon, who made a special appearance at KLCC. Bearing a huge sign reading “Happy National Day” the mascot mingled with the guests and gave away some goodies during the festivities. Spotted at KLCC Symphony Lake Fountain, Ollie also invited excited fans to have their photo taken with him by the official LEGOLAND photographer.                    Beginning tomorrow, 30th August 2012 until 3rd September 2012, these pictures will be posted on the Official LEGOLAND® Malaysia Facebook page. If your picture appears on the page get in touch with LEGOLAND at: info@LEGOLAND.my and there could be […]

Start voting for your favourite Malaysian icon built from LEGO®

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Start voting for your favourite Malaysian icon built from LEGO®

Johor, 24 August 2012* – After a whole month of building creatively with LEGO® bricks, fifteen teams in total from schools across Malaysia and Singapore were selected as finalists in Round 2 of the Schools LEGO Building contest. The successful teams were announced online last week on the official contest website. More than 66 teams took part in Malaysia alone (www.legoland.com.my/Contest/Round-2/). The contest was organised by LEGOLAND® Malaysia and the Park will be the first of its kind in Asia when it opens to the public on 15 September. The contest had students in both Malaysia and Singapore participating in two rounds. In Round 1, students were asked to build what they felt were national icons of their country. Students then registered […]

Mandarin Oriental, Kuala Lumpur Provides Guests Top Notch Internet Speed Connection

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Mandarin Oriental, Kuala Lumpur Provides Guests Top Notch Internet Speed Connection

KUALA LUMPUR, AUGUST 2012 – Mandarin Oriental, Kuala Lumpur recently upgraded its internet network connection to 100Mbps to meet the expectations of international and local guests. With its improved internet network connection, the city’s leading luxury hotel is by far the fastest internet speed connection provider comparing to any hotels within Kuala Lumpur. Delivering five times faster connection, guests can now experience hassle-free browsing, improved speed and stable connection for both business and personal use. “In this day and age, internet has evolved and changed the way we communicate. Most of us rely on the internet for our daily business transactions, web browsing, video streaming, live chats and more. As our guests travel from around the world, it is our utmost importance to make them feel at home and ensure […]

Grand Hyatt Kuala Lumpur Opens in Malaysia

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Grand Hyatt Kuala Lumpur Opens in Malaysia

Grand Hyatt Kuala Lumpur Opens in Malaysia Hong Kong/ Kuala Lumpur (August 24, 2012) – Hyatt Hotels Corporation (NYSE: H) announced today the opening of Grand Hyatt Kuala Lumpur, the first Grand Hyatt hotel in Malaysia.   This elegant, contemporary and luxurious hotel with 370 guestrooms and 42 suites offers business travellers, tourists and local guests a sophisticated ambience. Situated in the Kuala Lumpur City Centre (KLCC) and right next to Kuala Lumpur Convention Centre, the hotel is within walking distance of the iconic Petronas Twin Towers, Suria KLCC, KLCC Park, Dewan Filharmonik Petronas as well as the Golden Triangle shopping and entertainment district. The Pavilion Shopping Centre is less than a ten minute walk by the covered sky-bridge outside the hotel. […]

Launch of Horrorwood 2 – The Zombie Apocalypse

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Launch of Horrorwood 2 – The Zombie Apocalypse

ZOMBIE OUTBREAK AT SUNWAY LAGOON!! ~Lynton V Harris’ Scream Park @ Sunway Lagoon gives visitors a live experience of what it will be like to live in a Zombie Apocalypse ~ You have seen them on TV, in the cinema and they have even infiltrated cyberspace. The Uglies, undead, walking dead, walkers or roamers they are all different words to describe zombies which have invaded our daily lives and now, they have been unleashed in Lynton V Harris’ Scream Park @ Sunway Lagoon at the launch of Horrorwood Studios 2 – The Zombie Apocalypse.                                             Horrorwood Studios 2 – The Zombie Apocalypse is […]

NCIA and Bank of Tokyo-Mitsubishi UFJ (Malaysia) Berhad Announces Milestone Collaboration

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NCIA and Bank of Tokyo-Mitsubishi UFJ (Malaysia) Berhad Announces Milestone Collaboration

             NCIA and Bank of Tokyo-Mitsubishi UFJ (Malaysia) Berhad Announces Milestone Collaboration   Northern Corridor Implementation Authority (NCIA) today announces milestone collaboration with Bank of Tokyo-Mitsubishi UFJ (Malaysia) Berhad (BTMU) to increase investment activities of Japanese companies in the Northern states of Malaysia. This collaboration helps to promote partnership between Malaysian and Japanese entrepreneurs. Among its services, BTMU will provide general banking, specialized products such as supply-chain financing and trade-related transactional banking solutions. The bank opened its operations in Juru, Penang in July 2012. The choice of the location for the northern branch is to lend closer proximity to the existing corporate customers who are based in the industrial areas of Penang, Kedah and Northern Perak. This also […]

Alliance Bank Launches Visa Infinite

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Alliance Bank Launches Visa Infinite

Alliance Bank Malaysia Berhad (“Alliance Bank”) today launched its Alliance Bank Visa Infinite Credit Card by hosting a thematic “A Class beyond First” exclusive fine dining experience for its guests at the Tanzini Restaurant, GTower.

Firefly brings early festive cheer to Kota Bharu

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Firefly brings early festive cheer to Kota Bharu

As Firefly gets ready to operate its first flight from Kota Bharu to the city-state of Singapore, its staff took time to bring early festive cheer to the people of Kota Bharu at a beautiful buka puasa dinner organised by Grand Riverview Hotel under the Seikhlas Ikatan Satu Impian programme, in conjunction with Ramadhan and Hari Raya Aidilfitri 2012.

Global Tourism Economy Forum Reaches Out to Malaysia’s Travel and Tourism Service Providers

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Global Tourism Economy Forum Reaches Out to Malaysia’s Travel and Tourism Service Providers

Having recognised the growing influence of Malaysia within the region’s economic development, the inaugural edition of the Global Tourism Economy Forum scheduled to be held later this year in Macau has extended its reach to the country’s key players in the travel and tourism industry.

Mizuno BE – Minimalist Training Shoes

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Mizuno BE – Minimalist Training Shoes

MIZUNO BE – MINIMALIST TRAINING SHOES Mizuno Be shoes are inspired by the old Waraji sandals that were worn by the samurai class and foot soldiers during the feudal era of Japan. Fascinated by the Waraji sandals, which were shorter than the feet of those wearing them, Mizuno conducted a series of biomechanical tests to determine the benefits of toes protruding over the front edge of the sandal.  The findings showed that protruding toes aid to stabilize the body, which was crucial for Warriors in combat and working people. Furthermore, the toes and the muscles of the feet and lower legs were more mobile and active.  Mizuno Be shoes feature an activation sockliner, which replicates the unique innovation of the Waraji sandal. […]