YTL Foundation today announced the five schools that will be receiving a RM20,000 grant each in the inaugural edition of the YTL Foundation Schools Awards which was launched earlier this year for schools with Frog Classrooms. The grants support schools in building innovations in teaching and learning, building learning...
Six community and student groups share RM30,000 in grants for river restoration projects Project to nurture best river management practices On-going grant cycle by National River Care Fund (NRCF)  Kuala Lumpur, March 15, 2017: In support of river restoration, six selected local community groups and universities were awarded with...
Malaysia, 2 June 2020 - Digital Economy Corporation (MDEC) has raised over RM387,000 in pledges from internal and external donors during its #DigitalVsCovid movement for frontliners. MDEC chief executive officer Surina Shukri said the campaign, which kicked off on April 1, involved a coordination between MDEC and tech companies in rallying...
30 new initiatives to be planned with the general public and the media to raise awareness on environmental issues Recently, the Global Environment Centre (GEC) celebrated its 20th anniversary. For those of us who don't know about GEC, well, it is a Malaysian based non-for-profit organisation that works on environmental issues of global...
Kuala Lumpur, 7 April 2021 – Yayasan PETRONAS, through its Program Duta Guru (PDG) initiative, has successfully equipped its first cohort of 136 Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics (STEM) teachers for hybrid teaching via classroom and virtual modes across 113 school districts in Malaysia. Over the past months, each teacher...
Petaling Jaya, 21 October 2020 - Newman Drama collaborates with Royal Canin Malaysia to launch the TYCTTV: The Future Advocate Poetry & Storytelling Competition starting 19 October 2020. The competition that opens to all children between the ages of 4 and 12 is part of Royal Canin’s “Take Your...
Kuala Lumpur, 23 April 2020 – PETRONAS staff have come together to donate RM6.4 million through a voluntary salary contribution initiative to be channeled to the Tabung COVID-19 under the National Disaster Management Agency or NADMA. The contribution aims to expand the funds at NADMA’s disposal towards intensifying the...
Kuala Lumpur, 16 June 2020 - A total of RM694,843.13 was donated to the 'Tabung COVID-19 by Boost' to aid the frontliners in the fight against the COVID-19 pandemic and support underprivileged communities as part of the homegrown e-wallet Boost’s #BoostGotYou initiative. Boost’s chief executive officer Mohd Khairil Abdullah said the main disbursements...
Kuching, 29 April 2019: Distinguished international host chef and culinary consultant Martin Yan is in Kuching today to pay a courtesy visit to the Assistant Minister of Tourism, Arts and Culture, Datuk Lee Kim Shin, in the run up to the 2nd Asia Pacific Culinary Forum and International Charity...
12 February 2018 – More than 80 Orang Asli residents of Kampung Sungai Karah near Lenggong, Perak will for the first time receive sustainable electricity from a 5 kW solar farm, courtesy of PETRONITA, the Wives and Women Staff Association of PETRONAS. To mark the successful completion of the project and...