Empowering Malaysian women via sports events & recreational activities
- SkyWorld is one of the official sponsors for Women Cycling Convoy 2017, the biggest women’s cycling event in Malaysia
- SkyWorld all-ladies cycling team also took part, making up to the total 11,412 women cyclists from all races and ages
Premier city developer SkyWorld Development Group (“SkyWorld”) constantly strives to create an all-inclusive work environment. Believing in gender equality, enabling women and men to succeed personally and professionally within the Group, SkyWorld pledges its support to International Women’s Day by sponsoring the biggest Malaysian Women Cycling Convoy in recent memory.
“As a city developer, our mission is to transform the city, providing a better living environment to everyone – regardless of gender, race or age. We believe in equality and it is one of the keys to building a better world. We are proud to be a part of The Women Cycling Convoy 2017. Good to see more than 11,000 strong women partaking in this event and promoting a healthier lifestyle for women.” – Datuk Ng Thien Phing, Principal Founder & Group Managing Director, SkyWorld Development Group (SKYWORLD).
The Women Cycling Convoy 2017 sets new record in the Malaysia Book of Records as a cycling event with the most number of all-women participation. The Convoy was held in conjunction with the International Women’s Day celebration and 11,412 women of all races and ages took part. Held at the Dataran Putrajaya, the successful event was organised by Badan Amal Kasih Ibu. Datuk Seri Tengku Adnan Tengku Mansor, Minister of Federal Territories flagged off the cycling event and the winners were presented with a medal by Badan Amal Kasih Ibu Chairman, Datin Seri Anggraini Sentiyaki, who is the wife of Federal Territories Minister Datuk Seri Tengku Adnan Tengku Mansor. The event was also witnessed by Deputy Minister of Tourism and Culture Datuk Mas Ermiryati Samsudin.
Established in 2008, SkyWorld Development Group (“SkyWorld”) was founded by Datuk Ng Thien Phing. Datuk Ng, a savvy entrepreneur with diversified business interests in training & education, IT rental & solutions and property development founded the Group with one vision in mind – to be the best city developer that provides the ultimate sky living experience in a sustainable environment. In 2014, SkyWorld introduced its first master development, the 28-acre SkyArena at Setapak. Ascenda Residences, the first phase of SkyArena was launched amidst positive respond, recording an impressive 96% take-up. Following the successful launch, SkyWorld unveiled SkyAwani 1, the affordable home series at Sentul. The project recorded an impressive 100% sale within the first few months after its launch. SkyWorld continues its upward trend by unveiling SkyLuxe On The Park and Bennington Residences recording over 80% take-up, doubling its revenue within a year and acquiring quality land banks as the Company prepares to embark on its mission to transform the city skyline to a vibrant community. For additional information on SkyWorld, please log on to: www.skyworld.my
Serena Lim, Corporate Communications,
SkyWorld Development Group.