30 Nov – MBO Cinemas has recently signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) with Setia Ecohill, confirming the cinema as the first tenant of the newly launched EcoHill Walk Mall.
"The signing ceremony today is to affirm our commitment to bring excitement to the residents of Setia EcoHill, where in this eco-friendly environment, great memories are created with loved ones," said Lim Eng Hee, CEO of MBO Cinemas.
The upcoming 11-hall cinema, which will have a seating capacity of more than 2,000, will feature special halls including MBO's own Premium Large Format (PLF) screen, 4D technology by MX4D, Premier Lounge and Kids' Hall.
It will also feature MBO's own brand of Café, the Cafecito.
The cinema will take up 58,000 sq. ft. out of the 170,000 sq. ft. nett lettable area (NLA) in the neighbourhood mall, which is part of the EcoHill Walk in Setia EcoHill, Semenyih, that is spread across 17.5 acres of land.
The 4-storey mall with 2,000 car park bays will also house other retail and lifestyle outlets and 890 units of serviced apartments.
The cinema is expected to open in the year 2020.