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Ericsson-LG Enterprise receives 2014 Frost & Sullivan South Korea Unified Communications Vendor of the Year Award

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~ Leading Korean companies honored for outstanding achievements across various industries at 2014 Frost & Sullivan Korea Excellence Awards

SEOUL, South Korea, June 13, 2014 /PRNewswire/ — Frost & Sullivan recognized Korea’s best at the 2014 Frost & Sullivan Korea Excellence Awards banquet on 12 June 2014 at the 63 Convention Centre.

In its 3rd consecutive year, the Korea Excellence Awards aim to recognize companies that have demonstrated outstanding achievement and superior performance in various industries from the Automotive, Energy, and Healthcare categories to the Aerospace & Defense and Information Communication Technology sectors.

Award recipients for the 2014 Frost & Sullivan Korea Excellence Awards were identified based on an in-depth research conducted by Frost & Sullivan’s analysts. The award categories offered each year are carefully reviewed and evaluated to reflect the current market landscape and include new emerging trends.

The Unified Communications Vendor of the Year award is conferred to the technology vendor that has shown exemplary growth and performance in 2013 in South Korea. The recipient of this award was evaluated based on their revenue & revenue growth in emerging UC applications market, revenue & revenue growth in total UC applications market, end-to-end product coverage and vendors represented, and UC strategy including current and future plans to address UC opportunity, team strength and current capability and solution deployed.

While the unified communications (UC) market in South Korea grew by 3.0%, Ericsson-LG Enterprise secured its strong position in the segment by expanding to 6.0%. To meet the increasing demand for UC solutions, this pioneer in business communications solutions has launched various UC products to enhance user interface and experience to create a better environment for the smart office, mobile worker.

“Ericsson-LG Enterprise, one of the leading Unified communications vendors, had a record growth from its emerging UC applications in 2013. Its ‘Your communications Solution’ campaign was a tremendous success, allowing Ericsson-LG to capture significant mindshare in the marketplace. They launched several new products as iPECS eMG80, UCP and UCS that helped them stay ahead of market, thereby, positioning themselves as a technology leader. Its strong expertise and excellent branding in business communication enabled them to enter into newer verticals such as education and finance. As such, Frost & Sullivan is glad to recognize Ericsson-LG as the 2014 Unified Communications Vendor of the Year,” said Jungmin An, Industry Analyst for Frost & Sullivan.

For more details on the 2014 Korea Excellence Awards log-on to

Media partners for the Korea Excellence Awards include Asia Research News, The Electronic Times, and Medical Observer.

About Frost & Sullivan

Frost & Sullivan, the Growth Partnership Company, works in collaboration with clients to leverage visionary innovation that addresses the global challenges and related growth opportunities that will make or break today’s market participants. For more than 50 years, we have been developing growth strategies for the global 1000, emerging businesses, the public sector and the investment community. Is your organization prepared for the next profound wave of industry convergence, disruptive technologies, increasing competitive intensity, Mega Trends, breakthrough best practices, changing customer dynamics and emerging economies? Contact us: Start the discussion

Media contact:

Miok Lee
Corporate Communications – Korea
Phone: +82 2 6710 2033

Carrie Low
Corporate Communications – Asia Pacific
Phone: +603 6204 5910

Source: Frost & Sullivan

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June 22, 2014 at 11:18 pm

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UMLand Launched its Property Gallery in Singapore

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SINGAPORE, June 18, 2014 /PRNewswire/ —

  • Special premier of Star Residences, a premium mixed development in KLCC area
  • UMLand Property Galleria : UMLand new property gallery to showcase development products of UMLand in Iskandar Malaysia and Kuala Lumpur

Strategically located at Anson Road, the 2,000 sq ft UMLand Property Galleria was recently launched to serve as a UMLand presence in Singapore.

Ribbon cutting ceremony (from left - Charlie Chia, Group Chief Executive Officer of UMLAND; Dennis Ng, Director of UMLAND; Datuk Syed Ahmad Khalid Syed Mohammed, Director of UMLAND; Ng Eng Soon, Director of UMLAND; Alan Koh, Chief Operating Officer of Alpine Return.
Ribbon cutting ceremony (from left – Charlie Chia, Group Chief Executive Officer of UMLAND; Dennis Ng, Director of UMLAND; Datuk Syed Ahmad Khalid Syed Mohammed,
Director of UMLAND; Ng Eng Soon, Director of UMLAND;
Alan Koh, Chief Operating Officer of Alpine Return.


Opening launch celebrated and blessed by auspicious lions
Opening launch celebrated and blessed by auspicious lions


Model of Star Residences, Kuala Lumpur
Model of Star Residences, Kuala Lumpur

The property gallery is showcasing all UMLand’s development products in Kuala Lumpur and Iskandar Malaysia. UMLand Group Chief Executive Officer, Mr Charlie Chia said in his speech “Singapore has established itself well as an international hub therefore we have recognised the importance for us to have a strategic presence in this market place, where we can better service our existing and potential customers from the local community, as well as customers from regional markets such as Hong Kong, Indonesia, Mainland China and Australia.”

Chia continued “The presence of this property gallery will make UMLand’s projects more accessible to our current and future purchasers, investors and strategic partners in Singapore and overseas customers. Adorned with designer finishing and lifestyle furniture, the galleria also presents top-notch state of the art Samsung appliance that complements our exclusive Lifestyle Smart Technological partnership with Samsung. ”

In conjunction with the event, guests were also invited for a special Singapore premiere of the Star Residences, a premium mixed development presenting luxury condominiums and retail units, situated in the heart of KLCC.

Chia said, “Due to its pivotal location in the intersection of Jalan Mayang and Jalan Yap Kwan Seng, Star Residences has secured a spot in the limelight of Kuala Lumpur city centre. The prime location of this development offers spectacular views of KLCC Twin Towers, and it is within walking distance to major amenities such as Suria KLCC, Pavilion Shopping Mall, Starhill, Citibank and Impiana KLCC Hotel & Spa, among others.”

When speaking about UMLand’s other developments, Chia adds, “To date, UMLand Group has a strong presence in the Iskandar Malaysia region with projects in 3 out of its 5 flagship. Apart from our flagship township development Bandar Seri Alam in Pasir Gudang, we have another township called Taman Seri Austin located within the hotspot of the Tebrau growth corridor and the recent development of luxurious boutique serviced residences known as Somerset Puteri Harbour at the waterfront of the Puteri Harbour marina in Nusajaya. UMLand has also recently launched its new commercial project featuring a hotel, serviced residences with retail components called Suasana, Iskandar Malaysia in the heart of JB Central Business District where it will be home to the future transportation hub and terminals for intercity trains and Singapore MRT. ”

UMLand’s first township, Bandar Seri Alam has in recent years evolved into and is recognised by the Iskandar Regional Development Authoriry (IRDA) as the education hub for the Eastern Corridor, Iskandar Malaysia. Best known as the “City of Knowledge”, the township boasts several renowned educational institutions on top of thoughtful amenities and services providing a wholesome quality of living. Both townships have since received the prestigious Asia Pacific International Property Awards two years consecutively in 2013 and 2014.

Chia continued, “Riding on the success of Somerset Puteri Harbour, The Group is set to grow its niche development plans in Puteri Harbour with the proposed mixed development in the parcel CS3 of Puteri Harbour which will be called The Waves @ Puteri Harbour. On top of that Medini Lakeside projects are amongst UMLand’s proud development in Medini Iskandar. This has allowed a great opportunity to create a comprehensive new development surrounding a lake and overlooking LEGOLAND from its tall towers. All of our consistent achievements so far have made us extremely proud that UMLand is known for being a property developer of distinction and for its quality and innovative products.”

During the gallery’s official opening launch, guests were presented to a grand showcase of UMLand’s current and future developments and prospective purchasers were introduced to a bevy of attractive packages.

About United Malayan Land Bhd (UMLand)

UMLand is an established property developer in Malaysia. UMLand operates two development divisions, namely the Township and Niche Divisions. The Group has over 1,800 acres of undeveloped land in both Township and Niche Divisions.

The Township Division has three mixed township developments located in high growth areas of Malaysia. The townships of Bandar Seri Alam and Taman Seri Austin are strategically located within Iskandar Malaysia, Johor whilst Bandar Seri Putra is situated in Selangor and another upcoming township located in Pasir Gudang which will be called Seri Alam 2.

The Niche Division has to date completed four residential serviced residences and condominiums — Seri Bukit Ceylon at Jalan Bukit Ceylon, Suasana Sentral Loft at KL Sentral, Suasana Bangsar in the suburb of Bangsar and Suasana Bukit Ceylon, which located in the enclave of Bukit Ceylon within KL city centre. The Division is now developing a project in the heart of Johor CBD called Suasana which comprises of service residence, hotel and retail components and also Somerset Puteri Harbour, a luxurious boutique serviced residences. Among future developments are, a serviced residence at Jalan Mayang within KLCC vicinity called Star Residences, a multi-phased mixed development located at the gateway of Medini called Medini Lakeside and another Puteri Harbour waterfront project in Nusajaya, Iskandar Malaysia called The Waves @ Puteri Harbour.

For further information, please contact:

Ms Kairin Romeena Abdul Rauf
Group Corporate Communications
United Malayan Land Bhd
Tel: +603-2036-8188
Fax: +603-2036-8000

UMLand Singapore Property Galleria
72 Anson Road, Anson House #01-02, Singapore 079911
Tel: +65-6532-3375

Source: United Malayan Land Bhd

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June 22, 2014 at 11:04 pm

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