The launch was graced by the Prime Minister (centre) and witnessed by Dato’ Sri Hasan Malek, Minister of MDTCC (fourth from right); Datuk Idris Hashim, Chairman of PNS (second from left) and Dato’ Syed Kamarulzaman Syed Zainol Khodki Shahabudin, Managing Director of PNS (far left).
PNS Tower, the wholly-owned new headquarters of Perbadanan Nasional Berhad (PNS), celebrated its official launch in March 2015 which was officiated by Prime Minister of Malaysia, Dato’ Sri Mohd Najib Tun Haji Abdul Razak. Located at The Horizon in Bangsar South, PNS Tower has been fully operational since 2012 following 14 years of operations at Putra World Trade Centre (PWTC).
PNS is an agency under the Ministry of Domestic Trade, Co-operatives and Consumerism (MDTCC) which has been given the mandate to lead the development of Malaysia’s franchise industry through local franchise development programmes, financing, training, consultation and learning as well as franchise investment promotion.
The 18-storey PNS Tower is situated within the Multimedia Super Corridor (MSC) Malaysia Cybercentre and is built according to Green Building Index (GBI) specifications. It is equipped with full facilities that include the Auditorium, Academic Training Centre, Integrated Meeting Room and Coffee University by Gloria Jean’s Coffee.