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The Cape of Good Hope

By Kishen Alex Raj, Sunway Group Brand Marketing & Communications What makes humans great is...

A Call for Unity: COVID-19

By Jane Lee Hui Yee, Sunway Group Brand Marketing & Communications People from around the world are...

Get Paid Faster and Keep Your Business Going Amid COVID-19

Did you know you can factor your invoices to get immediate cash? With Sunway Credit, Sunway suppliers can now get paid...

Spread Compassion, Not Fear

As the world maneuvers the Coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic, everyone should show more compassion and kindness to help ease the devastating effects of the crisis.

#KitaJagaKita: You Don’t Have to be Rich to Make a Difference

While some of us are “bored out of our minds” being stuck at home during this Movement Control Order (MCO) period, some are struggling to put food on the table for their families Holding true to the saying charity begins at home, we stepped up to the plate to help our own colleagues weather through this storm. #kitajagakita

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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.

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 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’.

Cities Sleep, Mother Nature Heals

The coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic is causing a lot of fear, anxiety and sadness in the world. Since January this year, thousands worldwide have died from the virus as it wreaks havoc on our healthcare systems, the economy and our social lives. But as humans retreat for safety, nature is beginning to flourish. Reports show that air pollution has decreased and animals are taking over our cities, finding silver linings in times of despair.

Best Student Accommodation in the UK

Moving away from home for the first time can be a daunting experience for some young adults. . The new environment, people and weather can be a little overwhelming – a stark difference to the comfort and convenience of your own home.. Therefore, it is essential to find the right accommodation to not only help ease your transition to university, but also offer a little comfort away from home. .

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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.

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.

Bubur Lambuk Distribution

A total of 7,000 packs of bubur lambuk will be distributed in various locations in Penang, Johor, Selangor and Kuala Lumpur..

Meet Sharon Kong, finalist for 2019 Dedicated Teacher Awards by the Cambridge University Press

She was voted as one of the six finalists out of 4,000 worldwide inspiring and moving nominations and 50 shortlisted entries..

Repurposing to Make a Difference

Yayasan Islam Darul Ehsan (YIDE)’s social enterprise project was kick-started with the presentation of 1,000 bars of repurposed soap by Sunway’s hotel division. The Soapful project is a collaboration with Ecolab Sdn Bhd, Kinder Soaps Sdn Bhd and the Selangor Youth Community (SAY) with His Highness, Tengku Amir Shah gracing the launch event. The project intends to help in removing soap waste from landfills, reduce cost of the orphanage home, and cultivate meaningful business skills.

Rethinking “Business As Usual”

Growing economic inequality gives rise to social unrest, hinders economic growth and prevents poverty reduction. Current economic model has to be challenged by the people and rethought by the government. Deepak Xavier believes society has the power to fight injustices of poverty and inequality.

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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.

Breaking the Stigma on Mental Health

The subject of mental health is often swept under the rug due to social and cultural stigmas attached to the topic.

Re-cycling For Mother Nature

Sunway Property continues its mission of promoting green living with its Race For A Better Planet initiative. The cycling initiative was held in Klang Valley, Penang, Ipoh and Johor, offering 2km Fun Ride and 12km Power Ride categories. The campaign was held in support of World Environment Day

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.

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