Author: Hardesh Singh
The 30% Club Malaysia announced that it had achieved a milestone on the 1st of June when the Securities Commission released data showing that women held 30.6% of board seats of the top 100 PLCs in Malaysia.
In an age marked by escalating environmental concerns and a heightened emphasis on corporate social responsibility, the realm of accounting is undergoing a profound paradigm shift.
86 million workers in the region need upskilling Malaysians are motivated by government subsidies for green skilling
Volvo Cars has set a bold electrification target and is aiming for pure electric cars to make up 50% of its sales by 2025, and to achieve 100% pure electric vehicles by 2030.
Doubts about range, batteries and environmental cost are greatly exaggerated Cheapest EVs come with a range of 380km, while battery prices keep falling
46 trillion cubic feet of potential carbon storage capacity identified Tax incentives were announced in Budget 2023 to spur activity
Environmental Protection Expenditure report shows that Malaysia is alarmingly missing the forest for the trees
Loss of tree cover 2010-2021 has cost nation 4.99Gt of CO2 emissions Carbon estimate from 2019 puts US$250bil price just to offset same amount
Malaysian index ranked joint fifth alongside Dow Jones among 10 indices surveyed TNB and Press Metal Aluminium place joint-first amongt 30 companies surveyed
RM2bil for SMEs to implement low-carbon practices Chief greenhouse gas culprit - energy sector gets a pass
Sustainability aspirations and implementation are often detached Big Tree should act ASAP, proof of driver hazard provided for mgmt