Of hiking trails and environmental concerns

The success of BEYAD 2024 will pave the way for future iterations of the program. Universiti Malaya and Kolej Kediaman Keempat’s commitment to fostering environmental consciousness among students ensures that BEYAD will continue to inspire the younger generations to explore outdoor adventure and become responsible environmental stewards.

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.

Embracing MPI to address poverty in Malaysia

Beyond income or consumption levels, poverty is a complex problem. According to the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP), poverty is living on less than US$1.90 a day, or the equivalent of RM 7.95.

Don’t make it complicated

Malaysia’s rich culinary heritage is deeply ingrained in our social psyche. Eating is not just about sustenance; it is a way of connecting, celebrating, and expressing our cultural identity.

Innovating kayak race at Tasik Varsiti

Despite some participants being student athletes, the event highlighted the need for cooperation and physical strength, ensuring that even those new to kayaking had a fair chance.

Gen Z and their work-life balance

Whether we realize it or not, a new generation of talent is reshaping the way we think about work. Generation Z, the cohort born between 1997 and 2012, is bringing fresh perspectives and values to the workplace, particularly when it comes to work-life balance.

PPTK’24 semarakkan legasi berpidato di UM

Sebuah pertandingan pidato peringkat kebangsaan, di antara pelajar-pelajar sekolah menengah seluruh negara, Pidato Piala Tuanku Kurshiah 2024 (PPTK’24) telah diadakan dengan penuh meriah di Dewan Gemilang Kurshiah, Kolej Kediaman Tuanku Kurshiah, Universiti Malaya, baru-baru ini.

Don’t let them win

However, the question arises: is this celebration truly beneficial to anti-tobacco advocates, or is it just an opportunity for the tobacco industry to promote itself?

The majestic Muzium Negara and its legacy

Every time I drive past Jalan Travers or Jalan Damansara, I am always breath-taken by the sight of the iconic Muzium Negara, no matter how many times I have seen or visited it.

Bendung rasuah dengan matlamat jelas

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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.

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.

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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.