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Fresh Produce Straight from The Banjaran’s Organic Gardens

Built around the beauty of nature, The Banjaran Hotsprings Retreat offers farm-to-table dining with over 40 types of vegetables and herbs freshly harvested from its 10,000 sq ft organic gardens. The fresh produce is nourished by natural water from the mountains of Ipoh, which flows into a natural lake within the retreat.

District Cooling for a Greener Future

The best respite for a hot, sticky day may come in two forms: an iced lolly, or a breezy air-conditioned room. Between the two, the latter is unfortunately not too great for our environment as it emits high levels of carbon dioxide (Co2). In addressing the environmental impacts, Sunway via its construction arm, Sunway Construction Group Berhad (SunCon) joined forces with ENGIE Southeast Asia (ENGIE SEA) to set up a joint venture company (JVCo) to aid the country’s low carbon transition via the expansion of district cooling technology in Malaysia.

Sunway FutureX Farm to Address Food Security with Urban Farming

Malaysia’s dependency on food imports has been rising since 2010 due to the low adaptation of agriculture technology and high production costs compared to neighbouring countries Sunway will be launching FutureX Farm, an urban farm innovation hub for urban farming professionals, tech companies, researchers and young talents to collaborate and create transformative solutions focused on food and agritech

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..

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)

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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!

Not home? Get your parcels delivered to PopBox!

Everyone is most likely to have experienced at least one problem with their parcel delivery in their lifetime... One of the most common problems is receiving a notice regarding your missed delivery, forcing you to make a trip to the post office...

COVID-19 Memes that will Bring a Smile Underneath that Mask

By Raphael John C. Siah, Sunway Group Brand Marketing & Communications The rise of the COVID-19 Pandemic has...

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.

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.

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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.

Making Equal Employment Opportunity Possible

Turning 13 this year, the Sunway Job Training Programme continues to train students with learning disorder, allowing them to discover their potential as well as gaining working experience.

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

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..

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’.

Connecting The Dots For World-Class Startups

Startup World Cup Malaysia 2018 is part of a global conference and pitch competition that carries a US$1 million investment prize money. The event aims to connect local startups to resources in Silicon Valley. Runcloud.io took home the Malaysian edition grand prize and is set to represent Malaysia at the Grand Final of the Startup World Cup in Silicon Valley.

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.