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In the Eleventh Plan, the 1Malaysia Youth City will be continued with the implementation of a comprehensive ecosystem that will enable youth to enhance their capabilities and advance themselves in jobs and entrepreneurship while enjoying recreational facilities, housing, including a transit home.

What is youth city?

A YOUTH FRIENDLY CITY that focuses on:

Main Focus
  • Activities that fulfil youth lifestyle and aspiration
  • Affordable housing
  • Job Creation
  • Private participation
Definition of Youth
  • Those who are aged between 18 - 40 years old
What are the issues and problems faced by the youth
  • Lack of affordable housing for youth
  • Shortage of youth facilities
  • Lack of livelihood in semi-urban area
  • Low wages, limited employment opportunities and job security
  • Lack of training
  • Lack of good transportation system and accessibility
  • High cost of living

HOW ?

By transforming underdeveloped semi-urban towns into modern, dynamic and inclusive 1MYC that can attract both urban & rural youth.
1MYC is not a new town, but it is built at low cost by leveraging on existing public infrastructure & facilities and collaborating with GLCs & private sector companies.

Proposed Projects

Project Details

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SARANG ART HUB

Sarang Art Hub (The Nest) is a centre aims to cultivate art development and engaged community of youth. The building was previously an old Tanjong Malim rest house and now turns into a place of starting point for the development of creative industry in Tanjong Malim through upgrading project by...

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TRANSIT HOME

In delivering best living quality for youth, Transit Home program is a residential facility in town centre specially to the newly married young couples (aged under 30 years old). There are two proposed locations for 1MYC Tanjong Malim Transit Home (about 300 units) have been identified closed to the Tanjong...

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GO-KART CIRCUIT

Tanjong Malim Go-Kart Circuit is an existing sport facility offered in Tanjong Malim for as low as RM10.00. It is located next to Tanjong Malim KTM Station and operated by private agency, Star Hill Channel Sdn Bhd. There is also archery facilities with programs actively run by Tanjong Malim Archery...

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TOWN PARK

Town Park is a proposed active and passive recreational area for youth and communities nearby in 1MYC Tanjong Malim. Various recreational activities can be carried out at proposed extreme park, outdoor fitness station / outdoor gym and others in Town Park. In addition, few kiosks will be provided for youth...

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YOUTH CENTRAL

The proposed development of Youth Central will be integrated with shopping complex through 'UTC for Youth' concept. Youth Central aims to be a training ground for youth in order to diversify their skills, be creative and innovative, highly skilled and have the characteristics as excellent entrepreneurs. Among the services to...

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ARENA SQUARE

Arena Square Tanjong Malim is the existing covered public area which is located adjacent to Tanjong Malim Bus Station, mainly used as parking spaces. However, it can be turned into an event place to organize outdoor program such as busking evening, art exhibition, car boot sale, weekly youth bazaar, mini...

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MINI SPORT COMPLEX

This is a proposed joint venture project between Tanjong Malim District Council and private developer to upgrade an existing football field to a complex that equipped with spectator seats as well as badminton court.

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AFFORDABLE HOUSING

Youth to own a house in 1MYC Tanjong Malim? The development of affordable housing is one of the government's initiatives in helping the youth to buy house at affordable price (less than RM250,000.00). Two proposed locations (about 284 units) have been identified to develop affordable housing projects in 1MYC Tanjong...

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SUNGAI BERNAM BEAUTIFICATION

The proposed beautification project of Sungai Bernam begins from Sarang Art Hub to Bus Station Tanjong Malim area, about 460 meters long with an area of ​​3.5 acres. The objectives of this project are:- Provide leisure area for youth and local residents to promote of social interaction- Provision of space...

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1MET Hub & BSOs

Proposed 1Malaysia Entrepreneurship Hub (1MET Hub) is an initiative to leverage existing resources to establish an entrepreneurship development centre in 1MYC Tanjong Malim that provides co-working and networking spaces for young entrepreneurs. One-Stop Business Service Office (BSOs) will be integrated in 1MET Hub to provide services related to entrepreneurship and...

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1MASTER UPSKILLING CENTRE

Proposed 1MASTER Upskilling Centre in 1MYC Tanjong Malim is to provide consultancy and arrangement for the 1MASTER skills training and updating, registration for employment and job placement and to support the investors and their investment with the provision of skilled manpower that they needed.

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TANJONG MALIM KTM STATION

Tanjong Malim town centre is located about 70km to the north of Kuala Lumpur city centre, in between Ipoh and Kuala Lumpur. Its strategic location able to attract the visit by youth from anywhere, as Tanjong Malim is highly accessible via PLUS Highway with 3 main exits nearby; Tanjong Malim,...

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Event Place

Tanjong Malim as 1MYC has existing facilities that can be leveraged for youth activities, either in UPSI, Proton City or within the town centre under the purview of local authorities. Among the facilities are:Arena SquareSarang Art HubLitar Go-KartTasik EmbayuStadium UPSIHostel Pelajar UPSIDewan Utama UPSIKemudahan SeminarDewan Muzik dan TeaterKemudahan GymnasiumTasik EmbayuKompleks...

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