SPNB LAUNCHED ITS NEW BRANCH OFFICE IN KELANTAN
By: Dato’ Hj. Mohd Amin bin Mohd Salleh, Managing Director
Kota Bharu, Feb 17 – Syarikat Perumahan Negara Berhad (SPNB), a wholly owned subsidiary of Minister of Finance Incorporated (MOF Inc.) conducted the opening of its new branch office in Kelantan, today.
The office was officiated by the Deputy Minister of Finance, YB Dato’ Dr. Awang Adek bin Hussin witnessed by the Managing Director of SPNB, YBhg. Dato’ Hj. Mohd Amin bin Mohd Salleh and other distinguished guests.
The new office is located at Lower Ground, Lot 264, Wisma Nik Kob, Kota Bharu, Kelantan and become the sixth branch office after Penang, Johor, Pahang, Sabah and Sarawak aimed to assist the ‘rakyat’ to own affordable houses via various schemes like Rumah Mampu Milik and Rumah Mesra Rakyat. The office is open for the public five days a week, from Monday to Friday 8.30am to 5.30pm and is reachable at 09- 748 0458 /0459.
Addressing in the welcoming speech, Dato’ Mohd Amin mentioned that SPNB would offer their best service in line with its vision to provide quality and affordable homes for the nation. “The year 2008 is becoming a busy year for SPNB as we have committed to construct 36,000 units of affordable homes through out the country in order to fulfill our target to deliver a total of 150,000 units by year 2010. Of which, 8,000 units of houses are in Kelantan” he added.
YB Dato’ Dr. Awang Adek who launched the new branch office today noted that the presence of SPNB in Kelantan proved that the government was serious in improving the quality of living of all the rakyat in the country.
Meanwhile, a total of 4,000 units of Rumah Mesra Rakyat will be constructed by SPNB this year. In Kelantan, there are 419 units of the said scheme are under construction while 774 units have been handed over to the owners.
On a different occasion in the afternoon, YB Dato’ Dr. Awang Adek handed over 10 keys of Rumah Mesra Rakyat and 20 offer letters to the applicants of Rumah Mesra Rakyat in Bachok.
In addition, as one of the paramount agencies providing housing schemes for the rakyat, backed by its experienced and dedicated staff through out the country, SPNB aims to be at the highest level in the industry by achieving ISO standard.