Permaisuri Zarith Sofiah Opera House
The Permaisuri Zarith Sofiah Opera House built by one of the China’s top 10 real estate developers – R&F Group, is located in Johor Bahru, Malaysia, the Southernmost point of Eurasia. With the permission of His Majesty, The Sultan of Johor, the Opera House is honorary named after Her Majesty Raja Zarith Sofiah, Permaisuri Johor. Being the first Opera House in the Southern Region, the Permaisuri Zarith Sofiah Opera House can accommodate more than 500 audiences spanning across 114,430 square feet. The launch of the Opera House also coincides with the China – Malaysia Year of Culture and Tourism in 2020 which will significantly kindle the friendship between the two countries.
ABOUT R&F GROUP
Guangzhou R&F Properties Co., Ltd. [“R&F'”] (SEHK: 2777) was established in 1994 with a registered capital of CNY806 million focused on the design, development, construction, sale, property management and property related services in China and officially licensed to develop high class property developments and provide top rate property design, construction, property management and property related services.
On 14th July 2005, R&F made a successful debut listing on the Stock Exchange of Hong Kong and subsequently became the first China property developer to be included as a constituent member of the Hang Seng China Properties Index.
As a testament to its commitment and solid foundation, R&F has been recognized for numerous accolades including ranked as the number 1 in terms of overall strength among all property developers in China for five years consecutively between 2005 and 2009 based on National Statistics Bureau.
In 2008, R&F was ranked number 1 amongst “China Top 100 Tax Payers”, and ever since then, it has expanded business into overseas market – Malaysia, Australia, Korea to name a few.
ABOUT R&F PRINCESS COVE
Following the China·s One Belt – One Road initiative, R&F expanded its development into overseas since 2013. The group identified the land next to JB-Woodlands CIQ as the most prime location and built their iconic landmark – the R&F Princess Cove. Being the very first overseas project of R&F Guangzhou, Johor Bahru has its very special meaning to the group. This first overseas pilot project – R&F Princess Cove comprises a 5-star hotel, A-class office building, Marina garden corridor, Commercial area, luxury club house, and international standard apartment. It will be the largest international marina complex in Johor Bahru and Singapore with its largest scale, most completed packages, and newest concept.
During these five-year overseas journey, R&F has constantly poured in funding and manpower, upholding their utmost mission in building a more comfortable and premium living environment for Johor Bahru. With the immense support from Johor government and all parties, as well as the attention and expectation from all media friends, R&F Princess Cove is constantly evolving – they have handed over 3,500 units of premium residential apartments, completed the construction of R&F Mall Johor Bahru, launched R&F Marina Place, the marina promenade, and the first opera house in Johor to the public They have transformed a bare land to now one of the most shining gems in Johor Bahru and Singapore.