KUALA LUMPUR, Dec 21 — United Malayan Land Bhd (UMLand) was crowned the World’s Best in the International Property Awards 2015 through its flagship project, the UMCity Medini Lakeside in Iskandar Malaysia.
The International Property Awards is the world’s largest, most prestigious, and widely recognised programme.
In a statement today, UMLand said the winning category was the Best International Office Development through one of the UMCity Component, the UMCity Office Tower.
UMLand competed against other best property professionals in the world to win both the titles of ‘Best in Asia Pacific’ and ‘World’s Best’, the highest accolades in the property industry, with the UMCity Medini Lakeside, it added.
“This award is the result of UMCity’s team hard work, efforts as well as fearless spirit.
“I congratulate them for the achievement and the opportunity they presented for the entire group to share the limelight at the international stage,” UMLand Executive Director Dennis Ng Yew Khim said.
Upon completion in 2018, UMCity will have a premium corporate office tower, two internationally-branded serviced residences, a hotel, a lakeside shopping centre, and a wide range of business suites.
The International Property Awards President Stuart Shield said that the award winners’ logo is an instantly-recognised symbol of excellence throughout the global property industry.
“Attaining one of these coveted awards proves that UMLand has proved all the qualities and professionalism to excel over other companies within the highly competitive Asia Pacific property development arena,” he said.