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A Fighter and Paralympian with a Heart of Gold

Charity, badminton, and volunteering are just some of the things that Tan Kok Ming loves.. Assistant manager by day and athlete by night, there is more to him than meets the eye.

Influenza A Outbreak – Here’s What You Need to Know

Children are a high-risk group when it comes to influenza.. The Ministry of Health has directed district health officials to monitor schools, where the Influenza A virus outbreak has been detected in order to stem the spread of the virus among students..

Paving the Way for Nursing Mothers

Returning to work after having a baby is a big life change.. It can be a highly emotional experience, not only for first time mothers but also working mothers..

A Sweet and Spicy Delight from Sheffield

Budding entrepreneur and Sunway University alumnus William Chew won the hearts of the masses after sharing his inspirational entrepreneurial journey, which included overcoming social anxiety, on BBC’s hit television programme, Dragons’ Den. The chili paste aficionado is the face behind Mak Tok, a Sheffield-based artisanal chili paste enterprise.

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?

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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.

Sunway Group, Gobi Partners, MAVCAP launch US$10 million fund

The fund will provide early-stage financing to up-and-coming Malaysian startups..

Sunway earns first United Nations SDG recognition for Malaysia

Sunway Malls competed against around 2000 entries from 142 countries for the award.. The exhibition in Sunway Pyramid has attracted close to 22,000 unique visitors.

“Think big but stay practical”

Evan Cheah, Executive Vice President of President’s Office at Sunway Berhad and a proud charterholder of CFA was recently part of an interview with CFA Society Malaysia.

A Closer Look at Poverty

Malaysia’s official poverty rate dropped to 0.4% in 2016 from 0.6% in 2014.. But researchers argue that the figure is conservative and does not accurately reflect the reality on the ground..

“Teacher, I am agree with you.”

Grammar is a tough nut to crack.. Even the sticklers for the English language can sometimes mess up and slip up.

Journey to Entrepreneurship

The work of building a nation begins in the classroom.. Sarena Cheah, Managing Director of Sunway Berhad’s Property Division turned a classroom discussion into an exciting business pitching session, alongside Teach for Malaysia (TFM) Fellow Munirah Jamalludin.

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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..

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..

SDGs: Mission Possible

Professor Jeffrey Sachs was a speaker at the Sustainability Summit Asia 2017 at Sunway Resort Hotel & Spa. The rate of progress in many areas of the Sustainable Development Goals is far slower than needed to achieve the targets by 2030, according to the SDG Report 2017. Complexity of the SDG agenda and vested interested was cited as a challenge to achieving the United Nations SDGs.

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..

Partnership for Future Sustainable Cities through Research Institute

The Future Cities Institute is a joint venture, built on existing strengths and research collaboration between Sunway University and Lancaster University

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.

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“Education is the most powerful weapon which you can use to change the world” – Nelson Mandela

Two Sunway Group leaders took part in Teach for Malaysia (TFM) Week.. TFM Week aims to raise awareness on the importance of education in grooming the next generation..

Narrowing The Gap In Communities

Sunway Property collaborated with 11 underprivileged organisations to launch #SunwayClosesTheGap, its Social Inclusion and Sustainability Initiative. Sunway collected a variety of essential items for the 11 beneficiary homes.

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..

A Culinary Fest of East Meets West

Sunway City Kuala Lumpur and The Banjaran Hotsprings Retreat were the official destination partners for FOX Networks Group Asia’s original series, Celebrity Chef: East Vs West’.

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