PRESS STATEMENT / SIARAN AKHBAR
(FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE)
‘CELEBRATING MALAYSIA THROUGH ART’
AT STRAND MALL, KOTA DAMANSARA
Friday, 4 September 2020, Petaling Jaya – The public is welcome to join Strand Mall at Kota Damansara in marking Malaysia Day 2020 with fun-filled activities themed ‘Celebrating Malaysia Through Art’ throughout 4 – 16 September 2020, from noon till 10pm.
Headlining the Malaysia Day celebrations will be a transformation of Strand Mall’s signature tree-lined Red Carpet Avenue with ‘Instagram-able’ murals of popular spots in Malaysia, heritage elements and modern art.
The public is invited to watch talented local artists from the Universiti Teknologi MARA (UiTM) alumni paint murals along Strand Mall’s 250m long Red Carpet Avenue.
According to Hussein Ismail, Encorp Chairman, “In the spirit of togetherness, this Malaysia Day, we are bringing to Strand Mall happy moments of being in the sun, sea and kampung. We hope the change of the scene depicted by our own talented artists will help lift up our spirit of patriotism and pride to be a Malaysian and living in our beautiful and safe nation, especially at this time of COVID-19. We have so much to thankful for.”
Other activities to look forward to at Strand Mall include a fashion bazaar, delicious array of food from food trucks, entertainment by buskers, health screening by Alpha Specialist Centre, activities for children, dance workouts, a fitness jump rope session and street soccer.
“Encorp as a business is deeply rooted in the community that it serves. We support the arts and culture by providing a platform for young talents to grow as artists. It is also important that Encorp provide a platform and channel for local entrepreneurs to continue their businesses while adhering to the SOPs set by the Government. Organising the ‘Celebrating Malaysia Through Art’ campaign at Strand Mall is our way of giving back to the community.” Located in Kota Damansara, Strand Mall is part of Encorp Berhad’s award winning signature integrated development, Encorp Strand, which also comprises Business Suites, Garden Office and Residences.
Strand Mall is a choice venue for a number of high visibility events, such as concert performances, fashion shows, food bazaars, product launches, music and cultural festivals, as well as a popular venue for film shoots for dramas and TV commercials.
Strand Mall enjoys excellent connectivity with easy and access to Kuala Lumpur City Centre and the rest of Klang Valley via DUKE Highway, Damansara-Puchong Highway (LDP), the New Klang Valley Expressway (NKVE), Middle Ring Road II (MRRII) and via Penchala Link of the SPRINT Expressway.
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About Encorp Berhad (Encorp)
Listed on the Main Market of Bursa Malaysia (Ticker: ENCORP/6076), Encorp is principally an investment-holding company. The Group is currently involved in three core businesses – property development, investment property (Retail Mall) and concessionaire. For more information, visit encorp.com.my
For more information, please contact:
Pauline S Lalung
Manager, Corporate Communications
Tel: 603-6286 7730
Released by: Corporate Communications, Encorp Berhad