JOHOR BAHRU (21 JULAI): Arena Emas, Taman Impian Emas yang dibangunkan oleh Kumpulan Prasarana Rakyat Johor Sdn. Bhd (KPRJ) dengan kos sebanyak RM31 juta telah menerima pujian daripada Timbalan Menteri Belia dan Sukan, YB Senator Wan Ahmad Fayhsal Wan Ahmad Kamal hari ini. Arena Emas yang merangkumi gelanggang bagi acara memanah, petanque, boling padang dan skuasy ini terletak kira-kira 18 kilometer dari pusat bandaraya Johor akan menjadi tumpuan buat para atlet pada temasya SUKMA XX Johor 2020 tahun hadapan. Wan Ahmad Fayhsal yang mengadakan lawatan kerja ke Johor selama dua hari pada Isnin telah memuji keupayaan Johor di dalam membina fasiliti serba canggih...

ISKANDAR PUTERI, 12 JULY 2020: After almost three years of preparation, the infrastructure and facilities for SUKMA XX Johor 2020 are almost complete and will soon be ready to be tested by the athletes who will compete in Johor next year. Johor, who last hosted the biennial Games in 1992, has built nine new venues including Mount Austin Athletics and Rugby Stadium, Arena Emas, Taman Impian Emas for petanque, lawn bowls, squash and archery and the state’s latest landmark, the Velodrom Johor in Iskandar Puteri. Johor Menteri Besar, YAB Datuk Ir. Hasni Mohamad had only praise for all the people involved in ensuring the...

Sekitar lawatan kerja YB Tuan Haji Salehuddin Bin Haji Hassan, Datuk Bandar Majlis Bandaraya Iskandar Puteri bersama YB Dato’ Haji Mohd Noorazam bin Dato’ Haji Osman, Ketua Pegawai Eksekutif Kumpulan Prasarana Rakyat Johor Sdn BhdAntara venue-venue yang dilawati ialah Dataran MBIP, Velodrom Negeri Johor dan Arena Emas bagi sukan petanque, boling padang, skuasy dan memanah. Lawatan ini bertujuan memastikan fasiliti sukan yang dibina berjalan dengan lancar dan mencapai piawaian yang telah ditetapkan menjelang Temasya Sukan Malaysia SUKMA XX 2020 Johor.Menurut laporan kemajuan kesiapsiagaan gelanggang SUKMA XX yang dibentangkan pada 16 Jun lalu, hampir keseluruhan daripada 39 venue yang bakal digunakan sudah...

JOHOR BAHRU (6 JULY 2020): Preparations are currently underway by the organizers of SUKMA XX Johor to ensure that all venues are ready before the start of the biennial games which is expected to be held in the first quarter of year 2021. Despite the outbreak of the COVID-19 pandemic across the nation and the Movement Control Order (MCO) enacted on 18th March, SUKMA XX Johor’s secretariat remained committed in their efforts to ensure that all preparations are continued and meet the Standard Operating Procedures (SOPs) set in regards to the COVID-19. Earlier today the Youth and Sports Minister, Datuk Seri Reezal Merican...

  Since the Recovery Movement Control Order (RMCO) has been enforced since June 10, various social sectors have begun to open gradually, including preschools, schools, government and private sectors. In regards to this, more business such as theaters, theme parks and spas sectors will be allowed to operate based on one-time body temperature screening. In terms of the sports industry, it’s unfortunate that commercial and recreational football activities were not given the green light to re-operate as usual. According to Malaysian sports analyst Christopher Raj, this situation will put them in a stage to continue facing the risk of having to drop the mat if...