Plastic toothbrushes are forever

Have you ever stopped to think about what happens to your toothbrush after you throw it away? This everyday item, used daily for maintaining our oral hygiene, often ends up in landfills, contributing to an increasing environmental crisis. The thing is, we use a lot of them!

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.

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.

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.

Ikutlah peraturan, demi kebaikan semua

Memang benar visa atau permit haji bukan rukun atau syarat sah haji tetapi mentaati pemerintah adalah wajib dalam perkara kebaikan. Tindakan pemerintah Arab Saudi adalah berdasarkan maslahah dan menghindari mafsadah adalah satu tuntutan agama. Ia selaras dengan kaedah fiqh yang menegaskan: Tindakan pemerintah mestilah tertakluk kepada maslahah terhadap rakyat.

Ibadah korban yang lestari bila sunnah dituruti

Ibadah korban yang dilaksanakan pada Hari Raya Aidiladha merupakan satu ibadat penting dalam agama Islam di mana haiwan ternakan seperti lembu, kambing dan unta disembelih sebagai tanda ketaatan dan penghormatan kepada Allah SWT.

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.

Being healthy is economically sound for the nation

In Malaysia, the intersection of health and economics forms a crucial aspect of the country’s dynamic socio-economic landscape. Personal well-being is more than a matter of physical health; it is a significant economic driver. This connection becomes increasingly pertinent in the context of escalating healthcare costs.

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Ragbi kita perlu naturalisasi

Siapa tahu, satu hari nanti mungkin pasukan Bunga Raya juga mampu membuat kejutan sebagaimana dilakukan oleh pasukan naturalisasi UAE (ranking ke-73 dunia) yang mengalahkan Korea Selatan (ranking ke-33 dunia, ke-3 Asia) dengan mata 36 berbalas 32 di ARC 2024?

For you is yours

A human being, irrespective of his or her faith, can be treated justly as long as their human needs are concerned.

Exploring our own Renaissance

The Renaissance, a period of rebirth in arts, science, and culture from 1359 to 1600, was a time when society celebrated versatility. This era saw the emergence of polymaths—individuals who excelled in multiple fields. Leonardo da Vinci, one of the most iconic figures of the Renaissance, epitomised this ideal.

Berkorbanlah, demi mendidik hati

Oleh: Prof Madya Dr Mohd Anuar Ramli Setiap tahun, umat...

Menghargai seorang bapa

Dalam institusi keluarga, bapa memainkan peranan yang penting. Ibaratnya bapa merupakan nakhoda yang mengemudi bahtera sebuah rumahtangga di samudera institusi keluarga.

For you, always

Let us continue to be there for our children, not to dictate their paths, but to walk alongside them as they find their way. Reminding them that the world is theirs to explore, and we will always be their loyal cheerleaders.

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.

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.

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.

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.