Refurbished department store opens in Seria

|     Daniel Lim     |

THE pouring rain did not stop the residents of Seria from visiting the newly opened Milimewah Department Store yesterday morning, the store’s fifth branch in the country.

Milimewah Group directors Rosmahwati binti Haji Buntar and Liang Muh Lan and group shareholders Scott Lim Hong Jhoon and Foo Chee Kheng were present.

General Manager Cheong Hoy Loon and Assistant General Manager Benny Ng Kok Wei were also present.

“With almost 29 years of history, Milimewah Department Store has continued to expand ever since its first store was opened in Bandar Seri Begawan on November 30, 1990,” Rosmahwati said in her opening speech, also thanking those who attended the new store launch and expressing gratitude to the various agencies which had played their part in the smooth running of the building and renovation of the store.

The redesigned store is meant to give the residents of Seria an enhanced shopping and customer experience.

Various promotions will be held over the course of the coming weeks in conjunction with the opening of the new store, including lucky draws, free food sampling and JUMM membership sign ups.

Operating everyday from 9am to 9.30pm with the exception of Friday as it is closed from noon to 2pm, the new Milimewah Department Store offers a wide variety of goods such as fresh fruits and vegetables, groceries, men and women’s clothes, stationery, toys, electronics, household goods and many other items.

Milimewah Group Director Rosmahwati binti Haji Buntar and other officials during the ribbon-cutting ceremony. – SIM YANG