Onyx to launch Shama serviced apartments in Iskandar, Malaysia

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Malaysia: Onyx Hospitality Group has signed a management agreements for Shama serviced apartments at the UMCity Medini Lakeside mixed-use development.

Located in township of Medini in Iskandar, the project is by developer United Malayan Land Bhd (UMLand).

Shama Medini will comprise of 232 serviced apartments, a restaurant, a kids club, a fitness centre, and a rooftop garden with an outdoor barbecue.

Scheduled to welcome guests in 2018, The development will also feature the 198-room Ozo Medini hotel, which will also be operated by Onyx.

President and CEO of Onyx Hospitality Group Peter Henley said: "We are thrilled to continue the expansion of our brands in Malaysia. As a Thai company, having a presence in one of our closest neighbouring countries has always been priority for us. We have great confidence in our partner, UMLand as these two new projects bring the total of shared projects to three, following the signing of Amari Johor Bahru in 2013. The latest projects are particularly significant for us, as upon completion, they will mark the first time all three of our core brands, Amari, OZO and Shama will be present in one region anywhere in the world."

CEO of UMLand Group Datuk Charlie Chia Lui Meng said: "The UMCity Medini Lakeside will redefine metropolitan living. UMcity is the first phase of UMLand's Medini Lakeside master plan, situated at the Medini Iskandar gateway, and strategically positioned to be the ideal enclave for business and leisure. Designed for vibrant community living, we are excited that internationally recognised brands such as OZO and Shama will contribute to making this concept become a reality."



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