Featuring: Harvey Norman | Tropican Alam | ASUS | IKEA | COBNB | ARRCC
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Harvey Norman Celebrates 20 Years in Malaysia
Harvey Norman, joyously commemorates its 20th anniversary in the country this year. The brand, with origins in Australia, marks a remarkable two-decade journey of bringing Malaysians an unparalleled omnichannel for a seamless offline and online retail experience with its wide range of electrical appliances, IT and mobile devices, furniture, and bedding products. The celebration took on a special undertone recently as the Acting Australian High Commissioner to Malaysia, Mr Simon Fellows, hosted an exclusive luncheon at the official residence in Kuala Lumpur, to commemorate the occasion. The special event saw invited guests and members of the media coming together to celebrate a major milestone in Harvey Norman’s presence in Malaysia and its strong ties to its Australian origins. “I would like to congratulate Harvey Norman on its 20th anniversary in Malaysia,” said Mr Simon Fellows. “Harvey Norman is an iconic Australian retail brand, and its stores can be found in large and small towns across Australia, making a significant contribution to the local economy as they do here in Malaysia.”
Tropicana Alam Draws Huge Crowds as It Unveils Idyllic Township Offering 8 Wholesome Features & the Grand Opening of New Property Gallery
Tropicana Corporation Berhad (“Tropicana”) celebrated another milestone as the property group expanded its footprint to Puncak Alam, bringing the Group’s unique resort-styled development DNA to the surrounding communities. The 362- acre Tropicana Alam embodies a distinctive blend of heritage and nature with 8 wholesome features. To commemorate this milestone, Tropicana Alam unveils its brand new 3,600 sq ft property gallery, attracting over 600 early bird registrants during its opening weekend. Nestled in the heart of the mature Puncak Alam town, the 362-acre Tropicana Alam beckons with a harmonious mix of nature, a picturesque central park, a tranquil lake and spacious homes all within a gated setting. Tropicana Alam will roll out its phase 1 residential development, offering a practical layout with lot sizes ranging from 20’ x 70’ onwards.
ASUS Malaysia Announces ExpertBook B6 Flip Series
ASUS, a global technology leader renowned for continuously reimagining today’s technologies for tomorrow, today announced ExpertBook B6 Flip (B6602F) — the first Expert-series flippable mobile workstation. This high-performance mobile workstation with its versatile 360° hinge is designed specifically to help architecture, engineering and construction (AEC) companies running industry-leading software solutions like 3ds Max®, MicroStation®, and Vectorworks®. With immense power packed in a slim and flippable form, ExpertBook B6 Flip handles complex workloads seamlessly across AEC disciplines. It helps users bring design concepts to life through BIM software like ArchiCAD, effortlessly transition from 2D sketches to 3D modelling and printing via tools like Creo® and Solidworks®, and handle data-intensive applications for deeper insights and better decision-making — delivering the edge that AEC companies need in today’s competitive market.
The AFTONSPARV Collection Has Landed!
Ikea’s space-themed AFTONSPARV children’s collection brings outer space into your space – whether that’s the living room, on top of the bed, behind the sofa or under the stairs. Created in collaboration with a group of a children who love space, it aims to inspire creativity, curiosity and adventures for budding astronauts around the globe. From space-travelling finger puppets and soft toys to spaceships, rockets and a solar system rug, the collection has all you need for space-themed fun. This imaginative colletion was recently launched in a lively event at IPC graced by Dato’ Dr Sheikh Muszaphar, Malaysia’s first astronaut as he embarks on a nationwide IKEA tour this November.
COBNB Triumphs at the Booking Home Connect Award 2023
COBNB, Malaysia’s leading short-term-accommodation (STA) and property management company, is proud to announce its landmark achievement as the recipient of the Top Performing Home Partner 2023 award at the Booking Home Connect. Outshining fierce competition within the HOME category, COBNB clinched the prestigious award based on an impressive combination of parameters; the number of properties listed on the platform, as well as revenue generated. This recognition reaffirms the company’s unswerving commitment to delivering top-notch experiences for both property owners and travellers alike. Dedicated to optimising the potential of home spaces for short-term rentals, COBNB aims to create sustained rental income for users by leveraging factors such as workflow automation, pricing and financial analytics. This is in return is set to enhance guests travel experiences, whilst contributing to the growth of local tourism industries.
ARRCC Presents Glen Villa, Which Has Been Featured in the Interior Design Review
ARRCC has recently completed Glen Villa, a one-of-a-kind contemporary Cape Town home on a beautiful, treed site at the foot of Table Mountain, one of 7 Natural Wonders. ARRCC Interior designers Mark Rielly and Nina Sierra Rubia worked closely with the client, Shari Kennedy, on the design concept for the interiors of the main house. “The interiors are a collaborative vision working with local artisans focusing on the use of materials to reveal their natural beauty and
purest form, shaping bespoke pieces that are raw and transforming them into
objects of luxury,” says Rielly. ARRCC’s Afro-minimalist approach sustains a dialogue with the palette of raw concrete ceilings and roughly hewn stone walls. Glen Villa has also been featured in this year’s 27th Volume of the Andrew Martin Interior Design Review. The highly anticipated publication, dubbed “The Oscars of the Interior Design world”, sees the very best work from the world’s Top 100 Interior Designers each year, showcasing the world’s top projects on an international stage.