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Sunway Berhad’s PATMI Surges 13.8% in First Quarter

Profit after tax and minority interest (“PATMI”) increased by 13.8% to RM136.4 million. Strong growth in healthcare segment, targets to open Sunway Medical Centre Velocity in August.

SunCon Secures 67% of FY2019 Target in First Quarter

Secured 67% of FY2019 target new order book of RM1.5 billion. Outstanding order book of RM5.7 billion. Plans to sustain performance through ASEAN expansion strategy and internal orders. Revenue of RM 440.0 million and profit before tax of RM 40.1 for FY2019 Q1.

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..

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.

Driving Sustainability As a Business

China’s largest e-commerce platform by revenue has been practising sustainability as part of its long-term business strategy since its inception. JD.com invested more than RM 605 million into the Green Steam Initiative where consumers are incentivised for choosing recyclable packaging for their orders. Corporate partners are engaged to promote recycled packaging across the supply chain.

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Educator Extraordinaire

Despite her success, Dr Elizabeth Lee, chief executive officer of the Sunway Education Group (SEG) remains humble and approachable. We spoke...

Does Everyone Have a Doppelgänger?

Your face is one of your most unique features and is usually what people remember you for.. With more than 7 billion people inhabiting our planet, it may not seem so unlikely that someone out there could resemble you.. But that uniqueness may not be entirely true as the probability of your “twin” walking around is higher than you might expect!

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’.

“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..

Forbes Asia’s 2019 Heroes of Philanthropy

Forbes Asia today announced its annual Heroes of Philanthropy list, highlighting 30 outstanding altruists in the Asia-Pacific region.. The list includes billionaires, entrepreneurs and celebrities across the region who are committed to solving some of the most pressing issues facing the Asia-Pacific.

Five Supplements to Boost Your Overall Well-Being

In an ideal world, all of us would be healthy and happy thanks to the sufficient amount of nutrients in our bodies.. To achieve this, one would need to have enough sleep, be suitably hydrated, and consume proper amount of greens and fruits consistently every day – a reality that isn’t quite possible in today’s busy and hectic world..

Do Your Part, Stay Apart – Why Flattening the Curve is Important

The national MCO has been extended for two more weeks to further prevent and curb the spread of COVID-19 in MalaysiaMalaysians are advised...