MoHE allocates RM24m for students' data plan packages

The Ministry of Higher Education (MoHE) has allocated RM24 million for Internet data plan assistance to 320,396 students from the B40 category, to ensure that they enjoy a conducive online learning environment following the Covid-19 pandemic. In c...

Life in the Time of Covid-19 With YTL Hotels' Luke Hurford

We caught up with YTL Hotels' Senior Vice President of Strategy to find out how he's been faring during the pandemic. However, it was hard to hear him through the layer of snow he keeps on his face.

S$23 million in grants awarded to 3 power generation companies for energy efficiency projects

A total of S$23 million in grants has been awarded by the Energy Market Authority (EMA) to three power generation companies for energy efficiency projects that will reduce their carbon emissions. The three companies are Senoko Energy, Tuas Power G...

YTL's Higashiyama Niseko Village in Japan will debut in December

YTL Hotels' latest hotel resort in Niseko Village, Hokkaido in Japan, known as Higashiyama Niseko Village, a Ritz-Carlton Reserve, will make its highly anticipated debut on December 15, 2020, as the winter season unfolds.

Higashiyama Niseko Village, a Ritz-Carlton Reserve - Being Inspired by Kachou Fuugetsu

Inspired by Kachou Fuugetsu that encourages self-discovery through the transient beauty of nature and wellbeing, Higashiyama Niseko Village, a Ritz-Carlton Reserve underpins this ancient Japanese philosophy through indigenous tactile aesthetics an...

Bukit Bintang’s luxury mall The Starhill to reopen in 2021 with exclusive flagship stores

Renowned for being a premier shopping destination in Kuala Lumpur’s golden triangle, The Starhill, formerly known as Starhill Gallery, announced its plans for rebranding in October last year.

Starhill to introduce new global brands in Q1 2021

The Starhill is rolling out top global brands from Europe and the US in the first quarter (Q1) 2021 as exclusive flagship stores and new-to-market concepts and experiences.

Bath-based Wessex Water recognised for environmental performance

Bath-based water and sewerage company Wessex Water has again been named as an industry leader for environmental performance.

Devices to smoothen learning journey

Tan said Deloitte Malaysia raised RM13,000 to buy 20 tablets for the special needs school while YTL Foundation provided learning content and free data for the tablets.

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NST Leader: Black seep

ANNUS horribilis it has been. This year will surely go down as one that destroyed the 2020 national water vision of providing clean water for all.

Malaysia's 5G deployment moved to 2023?

The deployment of 5G technology in Malaysia has been moved to 2023 as the government focuses on expanding existing 4G coverage and increasing mobile broadband speed under the Jendela Plan.

Malaysia ranked third by Mercer among Asian retirement systems

Malaysia has been ranked third among Asian retirement systems and 19th overall with an overall index value of 60.1, according to the Mercer CFA Institute Global Pension Index 2020.

Why Beijing may want to keep Trump in the White House

President Donald Trump has frustrated and enraged China during a tumultuous first term, but Beijing may welcome his re-election as it scans the horizon for the decline of its superpower rival.

Selangor Sultan expresses disappointment over endless political turmoil in the country

Sultan of Selangor Sultan Sharafuddin Idris Shah (pic)has expressed disappointment over the endless political turmoil which is causing uneasiness among the rakyat in the country, says the Selangor Palace.

China's super rich got $1.5 trillion richer during pandemic

China's super wealthy have earned a record $1.5 trillion in 2020, more than the past five years combined, as e-commerce and gaming boomed during pandemic lockdowns, an annual rich list said Tuesday.

NST Leader: Earth in peril

WE are wilfully destructive. That is the verdict of Mami Mizutori, the head of the United Nations Office for Disaster Risk Reduction (UNDRR), on how Earth-unfriendly we have become. In the last 20 years, climate change has caused 7,348 major disas...