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Pre, Present and Post Pandemic World

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

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 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..

COVID-19 inflicts Major Blow to the Malaysian Economy

The COVID-19 outbreak has left devastating effects on both the Malaysian economy and the welfare of Malaysians.

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

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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)

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 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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Nick Baker discovers Sunway City Kuala Lumpur

National Geographic's naturalist Nick Baker explores Sunway City Kuala Lumpur, the flagship city of Sunway Group and a model integrated township..

Impactful Philanthropists in ASEAN

Having established Malaysia’s largest educationbased social enterprise as well as the country’s first sustainable township, Tan Sri Dato’ Seri Jeffrey Cheah is committed to achieving the United Nations’ Sustainable Development Goals through his philanthropic work.

Cashless and Ticketless Parking with Sunway Smart Parking

Parking in Sunway City Kuala Lumpur will be made easier thanks to the rise of digitalisation.. Soon, it will be possible to enter and exit specific premises within the city without having to use a parking ticket..

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.

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.

Dangers of Plastic

Plastic wastes have filled our lands and polluted our oceans. Malaysia is the largest importer of plastic trash with the average Malaysian using 300 plastic shopping bags a year. Asian countries make up some of the world’s top 20 polluters.

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Skating To The Olympics

Julian Yee, a SEA Games Gold medallist, the first Malaysian figure skater to compete at the Winter Olympics and a Sunway Sports Scholarship recipient shares his story with Sunway. Sunway University was the only institution to offer Yee a scholarship for figure skating.

Teaching for a Good Cause

In Malaysia, more than two-thirds of students in the majority of under-performing schools come from challenging socioeconomic backgrounds.

Sunway Group becomes first Malaysian corporation to install ‘ATM Beras’ to aid the needy

Sunway is the first corporation in Malaysia to sponsor rice ATMs.. The Group plans to donate a total of eight machines and more than 6,000kg of rice to the ‘asnaf’ (eligible to receive aid) and low-income or B40 groups..

Sunway Putra Mall repurposes 2000kg of unwanted clothes with Kloth Cares

The joint-initiative aligns with Sunway’s commitment towards the United Nations Sustainable Development Goals of building sustainable cities and communities..

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