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Sunway Installs Contactless COVID-19 Testing Pod to Protect Healthcare Workers

Sunway Medical Centre and Sunway iLabs recently built a contactless COVID-19 testing pod, allowing healthcare workers in Malaysia to conduct testing...

Five Coronavirus Myths You Need to Stop Believing

By Jane Lee Hui Yee, Sunway Group Brand Marketing & Communications  Shedding light on misconceptions about COVID-19

Feeding the Homeless and Sharing the Joy of Buka Puasa

Celebrating inclusivity, Sunway extends its month-long #SunwayforGood Raya Cheer programme to bring about much needed cheer to homeless individuals, the B40 communities and frontline workers in acknowledgement of their tireless service in combating the COVID-19 pandemic. A total of 1,250 packed meals and 6,500 bubur lambuk have been distributed around Sunway City townships nationwide. The initiative is part of #SunwayforGood Raya Cheer programme aimed at reaching out to more than 9,000 beneficiaries nationwide this year.

Pre, Present and Post Pandemic World

By Lim May Kwoon, Sunway Group Brand Marketing & Communications It is without doubt that no individual,...

Research Institute at Jeffrey Cheah Biomedical Centre Leads Global Efforts in COVID-19 Fight

Jeffrey Cheah Biomedical Centre is at the forefront of the UK’s research on coronavirus (COVID-19)

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Quarry-ty over Quantity

Being the backbone of the country’s growth, Sunway Quarry are looking for a more sustainable growth.

What is Sunway doing to become a smoke-free city?

Sunway has been championing smoke-free initiatives since 2013. In 2018, Sunway introduced trained auxiliary police to enforce a no-smoking policy within Sunway City Kuala Lumpur.

Decoding Digital Talent

The World Economic Forum believes that the ASEAN digital economy will contribute an estimated US$1 trillion to the regional GDP over the next 10 years. We speak to Matt van Leeuwen, chief innovation officer of Sunway Group and Director of the non-profit start-up incubator and accelerator, Sunway iLabs, on the future of digital talents in the country.

Savouring Sweet Success

Sunway University has become a household name when it comes to international success.. The university has built a reputation for nurturing fledgling and established talents, boasting an impressive roster including award-winning Chef Patrick Siau, head chef and practice professor at the School of Hospitality and athletes from the 2020 SEA Games in the Philippines.. Most recently, four of its students won gold in the “Restaurant of the Nations” category and silver in the “IKA Buffet” category at the 25th IKA/Culinary Olympics in Stuttgart, Germany. This was Malaysia’s first gold in 32 years..

Five Things You Can Do to Fight Climate Change

The climate is rapidly changing, and so should we.. By modifying how we live, we can reduce our carbon footprint, and hopefully, help slow down the effects of climate change..

Five Mental Health Myths You Need to Stop Believing

You’ve heard them before – ‘Depression is a choice,' 'People with mental health issues should snap out of it', ‘Only teenage girls self-harm’.

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Creating A Better World For All

Delegates from the Ninth Session of the World Urban Forum (WUF9) were taken on a tour of Sunway City Kuala Lumpur and shown how sustainability efforts were integrated and implemented in the city. Sunway aims to increase employee awareness on the UN SDGs in the effort to incorporate sustainable development principles in the workplace.

We Are All in This Together

Sixteen years ago, the world adopted the Millennium Development Goals or MDGs to deliver by 2015 a more inclusive and accessible world. The MDGs were further distilled into the 17 Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) to be achieved by 2030.

Jeffrey Cheah Biomedical Centre established in Cambridge, UK

The bio-medical science centre is considered the centerpiece of the largest biotech cluster outside the United States..

In the Spirit of a Great Heart

Sunway recently teamed up with Great Heart Charity Association to bring festive cheer to 222 urban poor families around Klang Valley from the B40 category.

Giving New Life to Old Plastics

More than 2,000 tonnes of plastic wastes have been transformed into bricks for the construction of shelters, housing, medical centers, and classrooms. Columbian startup Conceptos Plasticos helps changing the lives of at-risk communities with its unique and recyclable “Bloqueplas’ bricks. The startup promotes sustainable development by addressing the environmental problem of plastic waste and the rural housing deficit in Columbia.

Building A Smart And Sustainable Future

Sunway City was certified as Malaysia’s first sustainable township by Green Building Index Malaysia. Sunway is now strengthening its sustainable development credentials with plans that seek to turn Sunway City into a model “smart city” of the 21st century.

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Discover the best of both worlds with this new loyalty collaboration!

This conversion initiative will allow members of both programmes to use their Enrich Miles or Sunway Pals Points for an expanding array of rewards, allowing members to enjoy more value from their programme.

The Deadly Tides – Dissecting the Flood Phenomenon in Malaysia

A brutal rainy season, made worse by climate change, has flooded and displaced many communities on the East Coast of Malaysia. How bad is Malaysia’s flood woes?

An Excursion with a Cause

Sunway Group has been packing meals to alleviate hunger among underprivileged communities in Malaysia, Cambodia and Timor Leste through the Rise Against Hunger campaign since 2014.. The Orang Asli in Kampung Sekam, Perak, is one of the beneficiaries of the CSR initiative..

Light at the End of The Lost World

Deepavali, or some might call it Diwali, is celebrated for different reasons.. However, all of them symbolise the victory of light over darkness, knowledge over ignorance, good over evil, hope over despair..

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Turning Entrepreneurial Innovations Into Reality

Sunway Group launches Sunway Innovation Labs to encourage development of the start-up ecosystem in Malaysia. Sunway Innovation Labs is a not-for-profit partnership involving Sunway University, Sunway Group and Sunway Ventures.