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FMT, Friday 30 September 2022

Budget 2023 to prioritise environmental sustainability, says Tengku Zafrul

Budget 2023 will prioritise environmental sustainability and sustainable financing of the economy, says finance minister Tengku Zafrul Aziz.



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The Edge Markets, Thursday 29 September 2022

Powering up the solar industry

IN early August, the Energy Commission (EC) extended the solar power purchase agreements (PPAs) for the Large Scale Solar Mentari (LSS4) projects to 25 years, from 21 years previously, as soaring solar panel prices threaten the viability of the pr...


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The Edge Markets, Monday 26 September 2022

Bursa Malaysia adds climate change reporting to sustainability reporting framework for companies on Main, ACE Markets

Bursa Malaysia Securities Bhd has enhanced sustainability reporting requirements in the listing requirements on the Main Market and ACE Market to e...


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The Edge, Thursday 22 September 2022

Getting carbon markets right

Carbon markets enable the trading of carbon credits, which are generated by projects that remove, avoid or reduce emissions of greenhouse gases. This could be tech-based solutions like a waste-to-energy plant or nature-based solutions, like refore...


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The Edge Markets, Wednesday 21 September 2022

Huge opportunities in technology-based carbon credits project

There are a lot of opportunities for technology-based carbon credits projects in the development of the Voluntary Carbon Market (VCM) ecosystem in Malaysia, especially in areas such as energy efficiency, fuel switching and methane capture.


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NST, Thursday 15 September 2022

Nearly half of Malaysian companies provide zero budget for sustainability efforts

Despite the growing trends of stakeholders' sustainability demands, 45 per cent of Malaysian companies still have not allocated a budget for sustai...


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ESG Clarity, Friday 9 September 2022

Sustainable funds market to grow 150% by 2025

The industry is looking at younger clients as a source of growth.



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Venture Beat, Wednesday 7 September 2022

Workplace sustainability is a must-have for 32% of employees

Almost a third of total employees (32%) surveyed agreed that they would only work for an employer that prioritizes sustainability.


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Forbes, Wednesday 7 September 2022

The Importance Of Sustainable Leadership

Leaders have come to realize that a sustainable business strategy is not only good for the environment but also beneficial to an organization&rsquo...


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FMT, Tuesday 6 September 2022

Sustainable development goals centre in the works, says PM

Prime Minister Ismail Sabri Yaakob has revealed that a sustainable development goals (SDG) centre is being set up to empower and intensify SDG prog...


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Global Citizen, Tuesday 6 September 2022

Environmental, Social, and Governance: What Is ESG and Why Is It Important?

At its most basic level, ESG stands for Environmental, Social, and Governance, and it is the disclosure of environmental, social, and governance data, which increases stakeholder transparency in order to reduce risks and identify opportunities.


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