SUNWAY MALLS BRINGS A ‘NIU’ HOPE TO MALAYSIANS IN NEED

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This festive season, Sunway Malls is working to ensure that no one is left behind by extending aid to those who need it most under its Sunway Malls ‘Niu’ Hope Charity initiative. As Malaysians gear up to celebrate the Lunar New Year next month, many are unfortunately left without a roof over their heads due to the worsening flood situation in states such as Pahang, Perak, Terengganu, Kelantan and Johor. For the next few foreseeable weeks, these families will have to find shelter at makesh...

SQUINT TREATMENT FOR CHILDREN: A LIFE-CHANGING EXPERIENCE

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Sight is one of the most important senses for a child. The ability to see allows the child to explore, connect and learn safely in different surroundings. Besides having to wear glasses, there are other eye conditions, if left untreated which will seriously affect a child’s ability to see, which will interfere with their physical and mental development. One of these common eye conditions is strabismus, or better-known as squint (more well-known in Malay as mata juling). Squint though more comm...

THE FOOD PURVEYOR ANNOUNCES THE RETURN OF HEALTHCARE WORKER SUNDAYS

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The Food Purveyor, one of the fastest-growing premium supermarket groups in Malaysia, has announced a restart of 10 per cent discount for the healthcare workers during this COVID-19 crisis. Those who identify as doctors, nurses, pharmacists, and medical staff from hospital and clinics will receive the discount on their purchases made in-store at all Village Grocer, Big Independent Grocer (B.I.G.), BSC Fine Foods, and Pasaraya OTK outlets by showing their employment ID at checkout counters*, e...

DOCTORONCALL AID RELIEF FOR FLOOD VICTIMS IN PAHANG WITH FREE TELEHEALTH AND MEDICAL ASSISTANCE PROGRAMME

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The State of Pahang has been badly affected by the recent torrential rain and is one of the hardest hit in Semenanjung Malaysia. DoctorOnCall, Malaysia's first and largest digital health platform, reached out to help lighten the burden of those affected with a free telehealth and an aid relief of basic medical and hygiene kit that was made possible via their network of doctors and pharmaceutical partners. The programme was part of DoctorOnCall's initiatives to fulfil its role as a responsible...

IMPIAN Program Paves the Path to Address Income Equality for Malaysia’s Underprivileged Youth

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Known to be a progressive and mature market in Southeast Asia, Malaysia is home to several leading multinationals, hotel chains, and top brands offering a great lifestyle and affordability. However, as the country continues to grow, a sector of the country’s underprivileged youth often get overlooked. Growing up in institutionalized homes, these young adults often fail to develop social or life skills that are essential for them to transition into adulthood. This often leads to a lack of oppor...

IDEMIA LAUNCHES GREENPAY, A SUSTAINABLE END-TO-END OFFER PORTFOLIO FOR FINANCIAL INSTITUTIONS

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IDEMIA, the global leader in Augmented Identity, announced its GREENPAY launch, an eco-friendly global offer for financial institutions, in line with its CSR and sustainability strategy. Environmental concerns underpin IDEMIA’s business practices. Through GREENPAY, IDEMIA commits to moving away from today’s “take-make-waste” attitude to redesign our habits. IDEMIA is proud to develop solutions generating less plastic and paper waste, reducing land and water pollution while also minimi...

Giving priorities to the underprivileged and the underserved

Directors of Autrui Global
Autrui Global is a social enterprise that was founded by a group of medical professionals in 2019, with the vision of creating a future with better health for everyone, everywhere. Speaking to CSR Malaysia, Dr Beh Wee Ren, one of the founding members of Autrui Global shares how they put their medical expertise to good use to help the poverty-stricken and underprivileged communities. “Autrui Global started with just a few medical professionals and doctors. A few years ago, we started goi...

360F and Fi Life Collaborate to Launch 360-NeedsProfiler in Malaysia

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Singapore-based fintech company 360F and Fi Life, a Kuala Lumpur-based online life insurance distributor, have collaborated to introduce the new 360-NeedsProfiler to the Malaysian market. This online tool allows users to self-discover their financial needs based on Malaysian demographic and mortality data and 360F’s personalised prediction algorithms. Choosing suitable protection and investment products can seem daunting to many consumers. Product comparisons are difficult, especially when ...

SUPERMARKET RAISED RM10,250 FOR WELFARE CENTRE OF SEVERELY DISABLED CHILDREN

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As part of its commitment in supporting underserved communities, Ben's Independence Grocery (B.I.G), operated by The Food Purveyor, handed over RM10,250 raised to fulfil the wish list of The Society for the Severely Mentally Handicapped, Selangor and Wilayah Persekutuan (SSMH). The fund will be used to support training activities for the disabled children to maximise their functional skills including motor, cognitive, communication, social and self-help skills. The fundraising drive, which...

Lending a Helping Hand in Times of the Pandemic

Niki Disvinder, founder of Disvinder Magnifique Esthetique came up with the idea of giving a helping hand to the community
Disvinder Magnifique Esthetique conducted its CSR initiative at Kampung Orang Asli Hulu Kuang with the aim to assist the Orang Asli community earn a decent income in selling honey. During the Covid-19 pandemic, the Orang Asli community at Kampung Orang Asli Hulu Kuang was facing a disruption of steady income that they needed to feed their family. Niki Disvinder, founder of Disvinder Magnifique Esthetique came up with the idea of giving a helping hand to the community by assisting them...