Bringing festive cheer to individuals and families of all races
Seremban, 28 January 2019 – As we are nearing a festive season, IJM Land Berhad will be hosting its annual Chap Goh Mei celebration at its flagship development Seremban 2’s City Park. Celebrating with the theme “Reunion in S2 with Joys Anew”《元宵团圆，喜乐年年》 on 16 February 2019, IJM Land’s highly-anticipated event will be kicking off with a host of activities lined up to celebrate the auspicious occasion, which will leave residents longing for more. IJM Land’s annual celebration marks a significant event for the esteemed developer in having the opportunity to celebrate a prosperous season with residents of Seremban 2 along with potential buyers – enhancing community bonds among individuals and rejoicing with loved ones as they revel around the well-designed residential area. In addition to sharing the joy, IJM Land’s Senior General Manager (Central Region) Dato’ Hoo Kim See said that this festival organised for the sixth time consecutively by the leading developer not only nurtures closer ties with the community, but to also preserve Chinese tradition and culture for generations.
Teacher Elmer Leong (right) of Art Corridor Studio presenting a special IJM Land ‘Ichiban Dodo’ (made by students of Art Corridor Studio) to Dato’ Hoo Kim See, Senior General Manager (Central Region) of IJM Land Berhad, representing wealth and prosperity for the Chap Goh Mei Celebration.
“It brings us great pleasure in having this opportunity to forge meaningful relationships with our community through this important festivity, which we are strongly determined to have it every year,” said Dato’ Hoo during a press conference, marking the launch of the event. “This year, as we usher in the Year of the Boar, we are set to engage and reunite with our residents – to provide them with a sensational evening filled with numerous fun activities that will bring festive cheer and joy among individuals and families from all races.”
Visitors to the event can look forward to various fun-filled activities, beginning with a Chinese calligraphy to be held from 7:00 a.m. onwards with the intention of promoting the dying art of this traditional skill. Apart from that, visitors can also explore the various street food and games booth prepared for both the old and young.
To add to this joyous celebration, Seremban 2’s City Park will showcase their spectacular acrobatic high-pole lion dance performance by the Persatuan Kesenian Gui Qing along with other acts including a Chinese Orchestra 5-piece band by Efficient Music, percussions performance by Sekolah Menengah Kebangsaan Chan Wa’s 24 Seasons Drum, Cultural Dance by Sekolah Menengah Kebangsaan Bukit Mewah and a game of Chinese riddles.
IJM Land’s Chap Goh Mei celebration would be incomplete without some fanfare, and as tradition for its sixth year, guests will be graced with a Chap Goh Mei concert by renowned ASTRO Chinese artistes and celebrities including Jiang Han, Geraldine, Danny, Apple, Amy, Juztin and many others, performing their special themed concert “Symphony of Love” which will leave the audience amazed.
Dato’ Hoo said the Chap Goh Mei event is part of their continuous commitment of caring and spreading good cheer among residents and potential buyers, furthermore strengthening their bond with those they come across, as the developer gains their trust in providing them with better services.
“There is no greater joy than being able to warm the hearts of our residents and potential buyers. We hope that by starting the Lunar New Year in sharing this memorable occasion together, this gift (purely from our hearts) will bring more smiles and happiness throughout the year,” Dato’ Hoo added.
Guests will also delight in walkabouts by the prosperous Gods of Wealth “Fuk Lok Sau” (Three Wise Men) with special giveaways and a cash booth machine for visitors to win some cash prizes. Cute and entertaining decorative section aptly named “Harvest Farm” symbolising wealth and prosperity will consist of an attraction corner of 178 ‘Ichiban Dodos’ made by students ranging from age five to 55 from Art Corridor Studio for spectacular photo opportunities, accompanied by many more stunning displays such as Lover’s Bridge and tunnel of brightly lit lanterns, culminating the event with a showcase of dazzling fireworks.
About IJM Land Berhad
Since 1989, IJM Land Berhad (“IJM Land”) has been committed to redefining the property landscapes in the region. Beyond the world-class townships delivered, IJM Land is committed towards creating a positive legacy for communities to live well and thrive. As part of IJM Corporation Berhad, a strong sense of responsibility drives its business and its 620-strong team. What defines the company is its customer passion, innovative spirit, drive for excellence and sustainable practices. With a Gross Development Value (GDV) of RM33 billion, IJM Land maximises its portfolio of undeveloped landbank of 4,000 acres which spans across key growth areas of Malaysia (Penang, Pahang, the Greater Kuala Lumpur, Negeri Sembilan, Johor, Sabah and Sarawak), and as far reaching as China and the United Kingdom. IJM Land is fast becoming a global name known not only for its award-winning sustainable developments, but for the dreams it has made real. For more information on IM Land, please visit: www.ijmland.com