Environment

Maxis announces first batch of winners with green-themed projects
Project Benih, by Tropical Rainforest Conservation and Research Centre and Project ERTH by Blue Bee Technologies, have emerged as winners for the inaugural Maxis Awards.
Aerodyne Japan in partnership to develop Level 4 drone autonomy infrastructure for ASEAN
Japanese based ACSL’s industrial drones to undergo tests in Cyberjaya, Malaysia Partnership will push boundaries for commercial drone applications in ASEAN
UPM, Mimos partner to develop IoT-based early warning system to curb peat fires
Using sensors, LoRa technology and MIMOS’ Mi-MIST platform, UPM and MIMOS are able to create a system to monitor conditions of peat swamp forests to avoid dangerous and costly forest fires in dry season.
Malaysia’s central bank adopts agile mindset to fintech wave
Accepting that fintech is here to stay, Malaysia’s Bank Negara looks to the sandbox approach as a learning experience to adapt its regulations.
Malaysia to step up green agenda
The CEO of Green Tech Malaysia Ahmad Hadri Haris lays out the progress made since 2010 and the action plan moving forward.
Earth Hour crowdfunding launched, Spider-Man leads charge
In a first of its kind partnership, Spider-Man will be the first Super Hero ambassador for Earth Hour, the global movement organised by WWF (World Wide Fund for Nature).
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