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A Tri-Party Collaboration Between Majlis Bandaraya Ipoh (MBI), Bond Holdings Sdn Bhd And Sycal Berhad To Attract More Business Tourists To The City Of IPOH

29 December 2020

A Tri-Party Collaboration Between Majlis Bandaraya Ipoh (MBI), Bond Holdings Sdn Bhd And Sycal Berhad To Attract More Business Tourists To The City Of IPOH

Transforming an old charm with new world luxuries - Ipoh International Convention Centre (IICC), Bond Suites, IICC Co-Working Space

Ipoh, December 29, 2020 -- Bond Holdings Sdn Bhd, a property developer who is passionate about providing a modern township in Ipoh, today announced an exclusive collaboration with Majlis Bandaraya Ipoh (MBI), city council and Sycal Berhad, a construction group. The collaboration is aimed at transforming an ‘old charm’ - Ipoh - into the city of the future with new world luxuries - taking Ipoh to greater heights to attract more business tourists to the city and benefiting its citizens.

The signing ceremony was witnessed by YAB Dato’ Saarani bin Mohamad, Chief Minister of Perak Darul Ridzuan amidst a full standard operating procedure (SOP) on social distancing.
The focal point of the collaboration will begin with the management of the Ipoh International Convention Centre (IICC) a 28,000 sq ft facility that includes a multi-purpose events hall - to accommodate annual dinners, corporate talks, trade exhibitions, community bazaars, conferences, workshops - and a retail environment, all integrated within one roof.

“We are excited to work with Majlis Bandaraya Ipoh (MBI) who is the catalyst in its vision to create a cleaner, greener and a developed city, and Sycal Berhad the main contractor for this ambitious project. This significant milestone is a pledge for a strong commitment on our part to work together towards our common goals,” said Ong Teng Boon, Chief Executive Officer, Bond Holdings Sdn Bhd. A vision to provide a modern township for the people of Ipoh.

Bond Holdings also manages the brand new luxurious Bond Suites - an open concept suite designed to reflect a sense of style overlooking the spectacular view of limestone hills and historic landmarks, accompanied by a range of on-site facilities designed to offer the perfect lifestyle. Connected with Bond Suites, is the Ipoh International Convention Centre Co-Working Space an ideal facility for young professionals who want to live and work to the fullest and enjoy the exuberance of the city in their daily lives. It comes with ultra-fast Internet connection, shared amenities, and excellent networking environment.

“It is an honour to work alongside a team such as Bond Holdings Sdn Bhd and Sycal Berhad to conceptualise the vision of a greater city, one that will eventually put Ipoh on the map as an economic driver for the state of Perak,” said YBhg. Dato’ Rumaizi bin Baharin @Md Daud, Mayor of Ipoh. To top it off, a clean and beautiful Ipoh, perfect for a new business culture that we truly welcome, added YBhg Dato’ Rumaizi.

He continued, “this also bodes well with our mission statement - Leading Strategic and Innovative Urban Governance Towards a Conducive and Sustainable City for the Well-Being of our Citizens - and we plan to hold on to that mission to accomplish it.”

The Ipoh International Convention Centre (IICC) is a state-of-the-art venue uniquely positioned in the heart of Ipoh with direct access to Ipoh’s infrastructure - a mere 5km away from the Ipoh Airport with daily direct flights from major cities in the country and Singapore, accessible via the ETS trains which are frequent, fast and convenient, buses and a 1.5 hours drive from Kuala Lumpur via the North South PLUS highway. The venue is also located within reach of Ipoh’s famous street food, street art, spectacular natural landscapes and cultural and historical attractions.