We have been informed that the project is scheduled to be finished by the end of this year, which would be pretty quick according to Malaysian timing! The office block is a way behind so they will need to get cracking. But the Zenith Hotel is planning to be open by November, meaning the construction workers and companies will receive a welcome bonus pay packet for finishing earlier than planned. Let's just hope it isn't over-eagerly rushed!
Inside East Coast Mall recently was a fantastically detailed model of the Zenith Hotel, Convention Centre and Office Block, where a young man explained some details of the project whilst attempting to sell office lots to passers-by.
And the best thing about all this is that it's just a 5-minute walk down the road from our place! I barely break sweat walking there, and that's saying something because it really doesn't take long for me to work up a sweat here! Enjoy the model pictures:
Here is its progress over the last half a year: