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So You Think You Can Write?

Have a fervent affection for the written word?. Get your creative juices flowing with the Sunway-Oxbridge Essay Competition 2020, the longest running essay competition in the country!

From Farm to Table

Sunway uses urban farming to educate children on agriculture.. The programme is designed at empowering local communities through knowledge by encouraging corporate volunteerism among Sunway staff.

From Food to Garden

In line with the United Nations Sustainable Development Goals, Sunway Resort Hotel & Spa aims to help ease the issue of food waste in Malaysia through its new compost machine initiative.

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.

Geared up for Success

Sunway aims to reach out to 65,000, B40 beneficiaries in 2020.. Sunway’s ‘Back-to-School’ programme provides underprivileged students the right tools to attend school.

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“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.

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. .

COVID-19: What Can you Do to Protect Yourself

Currently there is no vaccine to prevent the mysterious 2019-novel coronavirus (recently named COVID-19) but the best way to prevent infection is to limit or avoid exposure to this virus.

Just Stay at Home with These Activities

During this Movement Control period, you may be wondering what you can do to keep yourself entertained (on top of work of course!) We've compiled a list of things to do to keep yourself occupied for however long it takes until business continues as usual.

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..

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.

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..

SUSTAINABILITY

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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.

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.

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..

Plastic: Yay or Nay

Sunwayians share their thoughts on the good contributions and shortcomings of plastic.

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.

SOCIETY

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A New Outlook: Looking Ahead

The hard work, loyalty and dedication of Sunwayians past and present, helped in making us one of Malaysia’s largest conglomerates.

Royal Touch To Deepavali Festivities

Sunway and Selangor Youth Community (SAY) treated children of Pusat Jagaan Anak-Anak Yatim Sai Pandian in Setia Alam to an outing with His Royal Highness Selangor Raja Muda Tengku Amir Shah, Royal Patron of SAY at Sunway Lagoon.

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

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..

EDUCATION

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A Decade of Quality Medical Education

The Jeffrey Cheah School of Medicine and Health Sciences celebrates its 10th anniversary. JCSMHS looking to collaborate with top medical schools in Harvard University and Cambridge University. Other potential tie-ups include partnerships with universities in Australia, Indonesian, Thailand and the U.S.