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The Chingay Parade has become a multicultural event attracting around 300,000 spectators during its three day parade.
Johor Bahru Tiong-Hua Chinese Association (JBTHCA) will be organising series of events, with the lighting ceremony at the Tan Hiok Nee cultural street as being the first of it, in the build up towards the Chinese New Year.
Among the issues brought up were the request for more green facility and parks in the city's residential areas, the preservation of historical buildings and a concern for environmental issues in the city.
Currently, 1,889 short-term temporary teacher are required in Chinesee primary schools and 378 teachers in Tamil schools nationwide.
The Johor Bahru Tiong-Hua Association urged more people enlist with the security team, to serve the community and help to increase public awareness pertaining crime prevention.
Southern College, the Chinese community's first Institution of higher education established in 1990, received an offer letter from Muhammad Khaled Nordin, Minister of Higher Education to upgrade its status to University College.
Dong Zong urged the Ministry of Education to treat the temporary teacher fairly and to take immediate action to revise the unfair terms of their newly implemented contracts.
People traveling from Singapore and Johor Bahru to Pandan will benefit greatly from this six lane expressway.
The Ministry of Education's move to change the nature of the contract of temporary teachers of Chinese primary schools from contract of service to contract for services will undermine their work.
The once-in-a-lifetime date 11-11-2011 saw 91 star-struck couples tie the knot at the main hall of Wisma Tiong-Hua, Johor Bahru.
This appeal was brought to the forefront at the Federation of Chinese Association Johor 2011-2013 committee installation lunch.
The seminar attracted nearly a thousand people who carried banners that read, To Protect The Reputation of Chinese Association and to Rescue and Help Malacca Chinese Assembly Hall to Recover its Legal Identity.
This is the first time that the educational institutions from Malaysia and Singapore will gather in Johor Bahru for the tournanment.
According to Mr. Zainuddin, the project is in line with the Police National Strategy Execution Summit ( NSES) National Blue Ocean Strategy II, to fight the crime in the region.
The Registration of Societies (ROS) de-registered the Malacca Chinese Assembly Hall (MCAH) and terminated all activities by the assocation effective 5th October 2011.
Johor could do with more publicity for its arts and culture, and more venues to promote its heritage to the world.
Almost fifteen thousand people attended the 1 Malaysia dinner with Deputy Prime Minister, Tan Sri Muhyiddin Yassin, which was organized by NGOs from Johor Bahru.
The royal highness reminded the graduates that this is only just the beginning of a life-long journey. They should be prepared to face the many challenges of real-life and to make life-long learning part of their lives in order to keep up with the the changing world
The dinner aimed at strengthening the bonds between the non-government organization (NGO), local communities, people and government.
Over 200 student from 15 foreign countries who are presently studying at Austin International school were invited to the school's main hall to observe the classic chinese choir performance.
The Sejarah Adat Istiadat DiRaja Johor charts the historical evolution of Johor traditional culture, mainly from perspective of the Johor royalty.
At the new faculty building of Traditional Chinese Medicine, he was pleased to note that China has now become the main business partner of Malaysia, superseding the US, this year.
According to Chen Jian, the Wenzhou Province had presently set up 9 external corporations and USD2.14 Million had been invested in Malaysia.
The JB Mid-Autumn lantern festival is supported by Johor Tourism Department and was included in the Johor Tourism Calendar of event to attract tourist to visit Johor and Malaysia.
The Chinese non-profit Higher Institution Southern College have raised RM 100,000 in funds for the Tradition Medicine Building, with the assistance of over 70 Chinese associations from the Zhong Yuan (Hungry Ghost) Festival.
The Johor Advertisement Board Merchant Association ( Persatuan Pengiklanan Negeri Johor ) had urged the DBP ( Dewan Bahasa Pustaka ) to standardise the verification wordings in use for the Advertisement Board in their application.
The collection of words for a dictionary is based on common and popular usage. Thus it includes derogatory terms such as "keling" and "cinabeng", in the latest edition of Kamus Dewan.
In light of the regular low turnout of blood donations during Ramadan, a senior officer from Hospital Sultan Tun Aminah in Johor has urged the public to donate more blood during the fasting month.
Johor Bahru City Hawker and Business Merchant Association has urged the Johor Bahru municipal council (MBJB) to consider discontinuing the current parking system particularly in Johor Bahru to avoid turning the entire town into a parking lot for people working in Singapore.
In conjunction with the 100-year anniversary of Sun Yat Sen (Father of Modern China), the Johor Bahru Chinese (Tiong-Hua) Association in collaboration with the Johor Bahru Chinese Heritage Museum and Southern college, will be organising activities to remember Sun Yat Sen during his stay in Johor between 1900 - 1910.
In conjunction with the June Chinese Cultural Festival, Johor Bahru Tiong-Hua Association, together with Johor Wushu, Dragon and Lion Dance association is organising a grand Wushu Performance Night this Saturday 18 June, starting from 7-00 pm to 10-00pm at the main junction of Jalan Tan Hiok Nee.
The Johor Bahru City Council, or Majlis Bandaraya Johor Bahru (MBJB), has announced June as the special discount month for getting a special compound rate on your parking tickets.