Dr. Adilah A. Wahab

The author is a Senior Lecturer at the Department of Finance, Faculty of Business and Economics, Universiti Malaya, and may be reached at adilahw@um.edu.my

Future-proofing our pension system

In Malaysia, the average life expectancy in 2023 is...


Kurang bersyukurkah mereka?

Tugas kita sebagai manusia hanyalah terus berusaha untuk mencapai sesuatu matlamat tanpa perlu terlalu memikirkan hasil akhirnya. Apabila kita terlalu memikirkan hasil akhir sesuatu perkara berkemungkinan akan menjadi penghalang untuk mencapai sesuatu.

The kind blood

It's easy to promise ourselves that we will give when we have more – more money, more time, more energy. But in reality, if giving is not part of our habit, it becomes increasingly difficult to do, no matter how much we have. By making giving a personal habit, we ensure that generosity becomes a natural part of our life.

Berganding bahu capai kampus neutral karbon menjelang 2030

Seramai 50 orang pelajar ijazah sarjana muda Universiti Malaya (UM) terdiri daripada pelbagai latar belakang pengajian telah terpilih dalam program khas dalam membantu mengenal pasti dan menyelesaikan masalah berkaitan kelestarian di kampus. Ini merupakan sebahagian daripada projek tahun akhir yang wajib dilaksanakan oleh mereka.

Our body’s mirror

Your mouth is a fine mirror to your body’s health. It has been reported that, about 90% of all systemic diseases have oral manifestations such as mouth ulcers, blisters, polyps, swollen gums, and other gum issues.

Addressing economic challenges of an ageing Malaysian population

The implementation of various strategies, including pension system reform, private savings promotion, healthcare system strengthening, enhanced elderly care services, social inclusion promotion, and development of an integrated ageing policy, can assist Malaysia in effectively managing the economic and social consequences of an ageing population while maintaining a high standard of living for its senior citizens.

Mendaki sambil berbakti kepada alam

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Future-proofing our economy needs a new higher education roadmap

Despite past attempts to transform the economy, we struggle to escape the middle income trap. There are still gaps in our economic formula. Household income remains a major issue. Our wage level, for example, has not kept pace with inflation and rising costs.

It’s time to invest for them

Much has been said about the Gen Z workforce, particularly regarding their attitudes and expectations towards work, remuneration, and work-life balance. One aspect that warrants continuous conversation is how their mental wellbeing is affecting their productivity at work.

Mengenal biodiversiti bandar melalui City Nature Challenge

Pertambahan jumlah penduduk merupakan antara penyebab utama kehilangan biodiversiti di seluruh dunia. Hal ini dibuktikan dengan peningkatan kehilangan habitat, perubahan guna tanah, eksploitasi sumber alam serta pencemaran yang berlaku, seiring dengan peningkatan jumlah penduduk.

We need agile leaders for a VUCA world

In such VUCA situations, leaders must be able to adapt quickly, make informed decisions amidst uncertainty, and navigate complex challenges with resilience and agility. As new parameters such as ESG and the pressures to reduce carbon emissions enter the business world, leaders must shift away from the traditional style.