Johor Baru

Johor Baru

(jōhôr` bär`o͞o, jə–) or

Johor Baharu

(jōhôr` bəhär`o͞o, jə–), city (1991 pop. 561,071), capital of JohorJohor
or Johore
, state (1991 pop. 2,074,297), 7,360 sq mi (19,062 sq km), at the southern extremity of the Malay Peninsula, Malaysia, opposite Singapore. It is largely covered with rain forests and swamps.
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, Malaysia, S Malay Peninsula, opposite Singapore. The city is connected with Singapore by a stone causeway across the narrow Johore Strait. It is a trade center for rubber and tropical produce. The seat of the sultan of Johor is in Johor Baru; his residence, Bakit Serene, contains priceless art treasures. The population of the city is mainly Chinese.
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They are located at the intersection of Jalan Kota Tinggi and Senai-Desaru Expressway (at Ulu Tiram Toll) and are about 18km to the north-east of the Johor Baru city centre.
Likewise, there is a high-tech textile factory in Johor Baru set up by the Chinese.
The under 21 side will be in action at the Sultan of Johor Cup in Johor Baru, from October 31-November 6.
Jordanian businessmen looking to invest in up to 50 hectares (123 acres) of banana farms left abruptly on Sunday without finalising a deal, he added, while Singaporean and Malaysian partners seeking to replicate their mini shopping mall business in Johor Baru said they were postponing their investment.
KARACHI -- Pakistan's junior hockey team gave substance to Pakistan Hockey Federation chief selector Islahuddina[euro](tm)s words about their expected performance, finishing last in the sixnation Sultan of Johor Cup tournament at Johor Baru, Malaysia.
The supplier lodged a report at the Johor Baru police station which relayed the information to the marine police in Port Klang.
Places that I have fond memories of include KL, Melaka, Johor Baru and Legoland.
Johor Baru -- India turned on a sizzling display of attacking hockey to defeat Pakistan 4-0 in a clash of the archrivals at the Sultan of Johor Cup 2013 in Johor Baru.
Suara Keadilan, which also operates a radio station, said policemen from Johor Baru had threatened to confiscate its computers because they were allegedly "used to upload" a "seditious" statement issued by PKR vice president Tian Chua that Umno was "behind the Lahad Datu intrusion.
The governments of Malaysia and Singapore have agreed to construct a high-speed railway line that will link Johor Baru in southern Malaysia to the city-state republic by the year 2020.
Nazda Kia Malaysia Sdn Bhd, the distributor of Kia vehicles in Malaysia, is planning to invest up to MYR6m to open to new outlets in Rawang and MYR10m on a new Kia Red Cube in Johor Baru.
She had just graduated with a marketing degree from Multimedia University and is living in Johor Baru with her mother and elder brother.