Malayan tigers are nearly extinct, a biologist warns
Sustainability Times, 21 December 2018
Time is running out for Malayan tigers in the wild. Unless conservation efforts are stepped up these critically endangered striped predators might well go extinct in their habitats in Malaysia.
UK-Based Scientific Journal Names Yeo Bee Yin One of Top 10 People Who Impacted the World
World of Buzz, 20 December 2018
I think we can all agree that Malaysia’s science and environment minister, Yeo Bee Yin is one of the most knowledgeable and calibre ministers in parliament. In fact, her contribution was so profound that she was featured by Nature as one of the top 10 people who had a significant impact on the world.
Sustainable Development Goals: What next?
The Star, 17 December 2018
SEPTEMBER 2015 marked a sea-change in the global movement in sustainability when 193 countries collectively agreed to pursue 17 Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs), also known as the Global Goals.
Bursa Malaysia reinforces support of TCFD recommendations in updated sustainability reporting guide and toolkits
Mondovisione, 14 December 2018
Bursa Malaysia Berhad (“Bursa Malaysia”) is reinforcing its support of the Taskforce on Climate-Related Financial Disclosures (“TCFD”) in the updated version of its Sustainability Reporting Guide and Toolkits (“2nd Edition Guide and Toolkits”) released today, by incorporating TCFD Recommendations to encourage listed issuers in assessing and disclosing material climate-related information in their annual reporting.
How Companies Can Increase Market Rewards For Sustainability Efforts
Forbes, 5 December 2018
For the first time, a link has been drawn between public sentiment about a company’s sustainability practices and how that company is valued in the market.