PETALING JAYA (July 9): Singapore-based Selo Group is collaborating with Impiana Hotels Bhd to rollout a vacation home development - Samãja Selo Private Residences, in Tioman Island, Pahang.
KUALA LUMPUR (Oct 25): Tioman Island does not need a new airport that is being proposed by the Berjaya Group but requires better infrastructure to cope with the rising number of tourists, says Reef Check Malaysia, an environmental group.
KUALA LUMPUR (June 11): Could environmental concerns scupper Berjaya Corp Bhd founder and executive chairperson Vincent Tan’s (pictured) plans for a new airport in Tioman island? According to a report by news portal Malaysiakini, Malaysian Airport Holdings Bhd managing director Badlisham Ghazali said that there were environmental concerns as the new airport may entail lengthening the current, “abandoned airport runway into the ocean through land reclamation”.
KUALA LUMPUR (June 8): The Pahang government has welcomed Berjaya Group executive chairman Tan Sri Vincent Tan’s plans to construct an airport on Tioman island (pictured) with his own resources.
PETALING JAYA (March 11): The first phase of construction of the RM21 million duty-free complex Tioman Gateway in Tioman Island, Pantai Tekek is expected to begin this month and the whole project is scheduled to be completed in 1Q2018.