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Taman Permata Sabah provides strategic location and easy accessibility for the


SANDAKAN, July 13 (Bernama) -- Bina Puri Construction Sdn Bhd together with its

joint venture partners, Syarikat Perumahan Negara Berhad (SPNB) and Puncak Deras

Sdn Bhd today launched the Taman Permata Apartment in Mile 8, Jalan Labuk,

Sandakan, Sabah.

Taman Permata, a mix developments project which consists of Phase 1 (2-Storey of

Shop lots & 2-Storey Terrace Houses) and Phase 2 (6-Storey of apartments) with

total units of 1,548. The development is currently considered to be among the

massive development project in Sandakan as to cater for the needs and demands of

residential property in Sandakan, Sabah. The construction of Phase 1 was

completed and currently is on documentation approval processes before being

handed over to the purchasers.

While Phase 2, the Taman Permata Apartments will be equipped with facilities

like lifts, badminton courts, basketball court, 24 hours security, children

playground, pre-school, a multi-purpose hall and a Surau. The apartments are

expected to spur high capacity economic development for Sandakan and the

surrounding areas when 6000 residents occupy the apartments when the

construction completes.

Taman Permata Apartment offers two (2) types of build up areas, Type B with

build-up area of 750 sqft per unit and Type C with build-up area of 850 sqft per

unit. The selling price starts from RM112, 195.00 onwards. It also has high

quality finishes and among the lowest in price in Sandakan.

When complete, it will provide the purchasers a strategic location and easy

accessibility to Sandakan town, which would only take 20 minutes to travel, and

5-10 minutes to other places like Bandar Indah and Sandakan airport. Taman

Permata Apartments are also surrounded by the excellent amenities and

educational facilities such as Servey Hypermarket, SJK (C) Syn Hua, Klinik

Kesihatan Kanak-Kanak at Mile 7, Sandakan Airport, Politeknik Sandakan,

Universiti Malaysia Sabah (Sandakan Campus) and others.

“It is all about accessibility, worth for money and high quality finishes

provided to the residents of Taman Permata. Purchaser would be able to enjoy the

facilities provided as nearly to similar to a unit of condominium even though

the concept of the housing is a medium cost and low medium cost apartment”; said

Y.Bhg Tan Sri Dato’ Ir. Wong Foon Meng, Chairman Bina Puri Holdings Bhd.

“Since the project was initiated, we have sold about 35% the total units of

Taman Permata Apartment; it received an encouraging feedback from the potential

buyers and purchasers. I believed after official launching today, more potential

buyers will definitely have the desire to purchase Taman Permata Apartment. They

will be attracted to the high quality finishes of the each unit available. He


Y.Bhg Tan Sri Dato’ Ir. Wong Foon Meng, Chairman Bina Puri Holdings Bhd is

speaking during the official launching of Taman Permata in Sandakan today. The

ceremony was officiated by Datuk Ir. James Wong, President of Majlis Perbandaran

Sandakan (MPS). Also attended were YB Tan Sri Datuk Tee Hock Seng, Group

Managing Director of Bina Puri Holdings Bhd, Y.Bhg Datuk Henry Tee Hock Hin,

Managing Director, Bina Puri Construction Sdn Bhd and Mr. Vincent Tee Hock Chun,

Bina Puri Regional Director of East Malaysia & Brunei.


Bina Puri Holdings Bhd is a public listed company on the Main Board of Bursa

Malaysia Berhad, with 36 years work experience in civil and building

construction, both locally and internationally. The Group''s diverse business

activities include investment holdings, civil and building engineering

management, property development, highway concessionaire, quarry operations,

manufacturing of construction materials, polyurethane system house, utilities

and hospitality management.

The Group is certified with MS ISO 9001:2000, OHSAS 18001, MS 1722

Certifications and has won many accolades worthy of mention including the

Prominent Player Award 2005 : Malaysian Construction Industry Excellence Awards

205 (MCIEA 2005), the Contractor Award 2007: Grade G7 (MCIEA 2007) and the

International Achievement Award (MCIEA 2008 and 2011) awarded by the by

Construction Industry Development Board. Bina Puri began to expand globally in

1995 and has operating offices in Thailand, United Arab Emirates, Saudi Arabia,

Pakistan, Indonesia and Brunei Darussalam.

Since Bina Puri inception into Sabah in July 1994, over the 18 years Bina Puri

had completed projects valued about RM1.5 billion in Sabah which includes, the

38 KM of Kota Kinabalu-Sulaman Coastal Road, Institute Latihan Perindustrian

Sabah (ILP), Wisma PERKESO, Road from Jalan Sipitang – Tenom, Road from Kunak –

Semporna, just to name a few. At the moment, there are 2 ongoing Mega projects

Pusat Pentadbiran Negeri Sabah and KK Times Square Phase 2. Today, our own Sabah

regional operations office is located in Alamesra, Coastal Road, Kota Kinabalu.

In the domestic market, Bina Puri currently carries out the New KLIA2 Terminal

project worth RM997.2 million, a joint venture project with UEM Construction Sdn

Bhd; 13- Storey Plaza Merdeka Commercial Complex/Hotel in Kuching Sarawak

(RM95.69 million); UiTM university campus in Kota Samarahan Sarawak (RM306.9

million)’ and the construction of Regalia Service Apartment in Kuala Lumpur

(RM185 million) to name some.

Meanwhile, the property division has successfully completed many residential

building with more new upcoming projects including high-end bungalow link houses

in Mount Kiara, Kuala Lumpur; high-end condominium Jesselton View, Hilltop; One

Jesselton, Kepayan; Kota Kinabalu, high-end residential units in Johore Bahru

and Ocean View Residences, Miri.



NAME : Surati Sujor

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