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Putrajaya 30 November 2017 — PULSE GRANDE HOTEL today reiterates its policies allowing hijab-clad female staff at the hotel’s front desk, making it the first Five Star Hotel in the administrative capital city of Putrajaya to do so.

According to Dato’ Badlishah Haji Ahmad, Group Chief Executive, Putrajaya Leisures and Services Sdn Bhd (PULSE Group); “We are against any kinds of religion, race and dress discriminations among employees and this policy has been duly practiced ever since the commencement of the hotel in 2003”.

“This echoes the statement made by the Minister of Tourism and Culture for hotel operators in the country to stop all discrimination policies imposed on their staff, particularly those working at the front desk”; he added.

Badlishah made the remarks at the Official Launch of PULSE GRANDE HOTEL and the signing ceremony between PULSE Group and Convention and Exhibition (Putrajaya) Sdn Bhd (Co-X) at PULSE GRANDE HOTEL Precinct 1 Putrajaya.

The launch also signifies a major rebranding exercise of PULSE GRANDE HOTEL (previously known as Shangri-La Putrajaya) to further strengthen its operations and market shares.

Co-X, a subsidiary of PULSE Group has been appointed to provide services for the management and operation of the Hotel for a period of ten (10) years in accordance with the terms of a new Hotel Management Agreement.

To commemorate the launch, PULSE GRANDE HOTEL is giving away 1,000 Deluxe Hillview rooms at RM200.00 nett, available for bookings from 30 November 2017 to 1 February 2018 for stay from 1 January to 30 June 2018. The booking is only available through their website www.pulsegrande.com.my via a special promo code ‘PG200’.

The event was officiated and witnessed by Datuk Rashidi Hasbullah,
Director General,
Ministry of Tourism and Culture, representing its Minister.


PULSE GRANDE HOTEL Precinct 1 Putrajaya or previously known as Putrajaya Shangri-La is owned by Putrajaya Leisures and Services Sdn Bhd (PULSE Group),  formerly known as PJ Hotels and Resorts Sdn Bhd. Commencing its operations in 2003, the hotel is undergoing a comprehensive rebranding exercise to further strengthen its market presence.

Currently PULSE GRANDE HOTEL Precinct 1 Putrajaya offers 118 guestrooms equipped with king or queen-sized beds, individually controlled air conditioning, free high-speed internet access, congenial furnishings and private balconies. Its six banquet and meeting rooms in total can accommodate up to 426 guests at any one time. Palm Hill Café, the main eatery at said Pulse Grande Hotel serving Malaysian and international dishes, is Halal certified with a total capacity of 136 seated patrons.

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