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New outdoor classroom opened at Trowbridge primary school
WIltshire Times, 24 June 2017
Apprentices from Wessex Water have built a new outdoor classroom for a Trowbridge primary school. The facility at St John’s Catholic Primary School in Wingfield Road was designed and built as part of the Brathay Apprentice Challenge, a national competition in which teams work together to raise awareness of apprenticeships as a viable career route. Wessex Water chief executive Colin Skellett performed the official opening alongside the nine-strong team, staff, parents and pupils.

 
YTL Corp, KLK, EA Technique included in FTSE4Good Bursa Malaysia Index
The Edme Malaysia, 20 June 2017
YTL Corporation Bhd, Kuala Lumpur Kepong Bhd (KLK) and EA Technique (M) Bhd have been added to the FTSE4Good Bursa Malaysia Index (F4GBM).

 
YTL Included in the FTSE4GOOD Bursa Malaysia Index
Bursa Malaysia, 14 June 2017
Bursa Malaysia Berhad ("Bursa Malaysia" or "the Exchange") today announced 3 new additions and 2 deletions to the constituents of the FTSE4Good Bursa Malaysia ("F4GBM") Index for the latest review period of June 2017.

 
Francis Yeoh recounts an enriching, humbling experience
The Edge Malaysia, 14 June 2017
Tan Sri Francis Yeoh, managing director of YTL Corp Bhd is the first Malaysian winner of the EY Entrepreneur Of The Year (EOY) award in 2002, as well as chief judge of the World EOY in 2011. This year, he is returning to the global entrepreneurship competition in Monte Carlo as a keynote speaker.

Reminiscing about that win 15 years ago — one of many accolades he has received as he built up his family's business empire after taking over the reins from his father in 1988 — he says: "I normally don't like to accept accolades and I reject many. I don't like to talk about myself. I prefer to talk about God and give him glory. But it was EY and I did it because EY is a great international organisation that stands for transparency and integrity, is known for its credibility, for promoting entrepreneurship, and they do it very transparently. They thought I had a story to tell and nominated me. I was honoured and [the experience] was fascinating."

Through his experience with EOY, his respect for entrepreneurs has grown as he saw the creativity of their ideas, how they sustained themselves and kept on providing jobs. Which is why, to him, "we must continue to promote their stories, and promote their stories well, so that hopefully we will encourage a culture of entrepreneurship".

To young entrepreneurs today, he says: "Don't have too much clutter in your head, just have faith in God and don't give up. It's never going to be easy, and don't expect it to be. But if you work very hard and are willing to learn from existing entrepreneurs, I don't think you will do that badly. And nowadays, with the tools we have, there is no excuse for anybody to be an idiot. You may not know the answers but you must know to ask the right questions. The answers are there, they are in your handphone."

 
Leaping into the 21st century
NST, 7 June 2017
Changing the environment, where they cannot function the same way as they used to, helps teachers and pupils break free from old habits. As Deputy Education Minister Datuk P. Kamalanathan, during Celebrating Classrooms — Inspiring 21st Century Learning Conference attended by teachers last week, said: “You need to be ready to be the change, and change begins with you.”

 
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