Author: Sustainability Matters

Telcos are positioned to benefit financially from decarbonization – study
A study released by GSMA Intelligence demonstrates that telco operators could reduce opex by 4% for a 20% reduction in energy costs through power efficiencies.
MITI and the United Nations launch Malaysia SDG Investor Map
15 Investment Opportunity Areas identified, with information on indicative returns Serves as market intelligence for investors seeking SDG-aligned opportunities
MHI and TNB Genco sign clean energy MOU to drive decarbonisation
Agreement covers hydrogen infrastructure and CO2 capture Helps accelerate net-zero goals and 50% reduction in coal generation by 2035
Sunway Group accelerates Net Zero ambitions through partnership with Deeptech Labs
     * Partnership will commercialise and accelerate growth of net zero technologies      * Cambridge-based accelerator will facilitate entry of SEA startups into UK market
Sunway, UOB Malaysia partner to advance net zero goal by 2050
Share research on developments and most recent sustainability practices Builds on two-decade partnership, embark on path to low carbon economy
IKEA Malaysia introduces EVs for last-mile deliveries
Aims for 100% of home deliveries in EVs or other sustainable solutions by 2030 To fix charging stations at all stores by 2025 as part of climate positive efforts
Grab targets zero packaging waste in nature by 2040
Current total plastic footprint at 69.6k tons, proactively tackle challenge Aims to reduce overpackaging, replacing single use-plastics with compostables
Survey: 64% of regional consumers will opt for environmentally friendly products and services
Survey results suggest that consumers in Southeast Asia are optimistic about their ability to create a significant impact on the environment through their consumption behaviour. Most respondents also agreed that their actions mattered even if they were not able to observe how they impacted the environment.
IJM announces climate strategy using a two-pronged approach
Commits to achieving net-zero carbon emissions by 2050 Adopts three resilience pillars to enhance climate resilience
Mastercard to remove first-use PVC plastic from its cards by 2028
Sustainable cards to be validated by independent auditor Roughly 16,000 tons of plastics are used to produce cards globally every year
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