Twenty five years ago, nobody would believe that Matang would have its own township. Thanks to Chong Kia Hoi Realty Sdn Bhd, who also developed UniSquare, Uni Garden and Demak Laut Commercial Centre.
MetroCity Matang boasts a commercial precinct nearly 70 acres in size, featuring:
~> 314 units of 3-4 storey commercial shops
2-storey Commercial Mall (8.1 acres, 795 car parks)
~> 2 Petrol Filling Station Sites
~> 2 three-storey Showrooms
~> Trade Services Entertainment Cineplex (TSEC) Centre which also serves as an Integrated Bus Transit Terminal and Taxi Station.
~> There are also dedicated Retail/F&B components including:
1-storey 24-hour Fast-Food Drive Thru Restaurant
1-storey Private Food Court
Landscaped Alfresco F&B Concessionaire
Matang Sentral at Matang Metrocity cum City Area Transit (CAT) bus terminal will caters for CAT buses travelling on routes from Kuching International Airport, Kuching Sentral, Jalan Batu Tiga, Tabuan Jaya, Kenyalang, Sekama, Padungan, Satok, Bau, Matang, Semariang and all the way to the tourist areas of Damai Beach.
Matang Sentral will feature public facilities comprising bus bays, taxi stands, commercial van bays, ticketing counters/reload stations and air-conditioned waiting area with Automated Teller Machine (ATM) and closed circuit television (CCTV), while LCD panels will display the arrivals and departures of buses.
KFC drive-through restaurant at Matang Metrocity New Township
According to the developer, KFC drive through restaurant at Matang Metrocity will be operational earlier, most probably by two quarter of 2013.
Chong Kia Hoi Realty Group is negotiating with three international brand hypermarket, the industry's “big names”, having several stores in Peninsular Malaysia, but declined to name the operators.
Tesco, Carrefour and Giant are the major foreign hypermarket and supermarket retail chain operators in Malaysia.