USTDA funds Thailand’s supply chain resilience
The US Trade and Development Agency (USTDA) has granted funds to the Thai Ministry of Transport’s Office of Transport and Traffic Policy and Planning (OTP) to improve Thailand’s supply chain and reduce carbon emissions in its freight transportation system.
Vietnam offers initiatives to promote cooperation to reduce emissions in Asia
Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Natural Resources and Environment Trần Hồng Hà has presented several important initiatives of Việt Nam during the Asia Zero Emission Community (AZEC) Ministerial Meeting in Tokyo, Japan on Saturday.
Japan pledges financial support to help ASEAN’s decarbonisation
Japan’s government pledged financial and technological support to help ASEAN countries accelerate their efforts to decarbonise their economies and combat global climate change, its industry minister said on Saturday.
Savills launches energy and sustainability management department
Savills Singapore has announced the launch of an energy and sustainability management (ESM) department in response to the increasing demand for green properties. The increased demand comes amid rising public awareness of sustainability and the implementation of Singapore’s Green Plan 2030 to achieve net-zero carbon emission.
Philippine 2050 Pathway Calculator – Expression of Interest
The UK government is supporting the Philippine government through the Department of Energy (DOE) to develop its own version of the 2050 Pathway Calculator (2050 Calculator) with Mott MacDonald as the delivery partner.
PM: Malaysia’s renewable energy industry to benefit from world’s desire to reduce carbon footprint
The current global trend in setting aggressive targets to reduce carbon footprints has positively impacted Malaysia, according to Datuk Seri Ismail Sabri Yaakob. The Prime Minister said this was because the increase in investment, as well as the demand for environmentally-friendly electricity supply or green electricity, will open up new economic and business opportunities for […]
TNB, Petronas join forces to advance Malaysia’s carbon-neutral aspirations
Tenaga Nasional Bhd (TNB) and Petronas have signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) to strengthen collaboration in driving innovative solutions towards decarbonisation in support of Malaysia’s aspirations to be a carbon-neutral nation by 2050.
MITI forms Sustainable Aviation Energy Task Force to reduce carbon footprint
The Ministry of International Trade and Industry (MITI) has announced the formation of a Sustainable Aviation Energy Task Force to reduce carbon footprint in the aerospace industry.
Bursa takes another step to help companies offset carbon emission
Bursa Malaysia will launch a voluntary carbon market (VCM) by year end, with the aim of increasing transparency and enabling companies to buy carbon credits to offset their emissions.
Sabah joins world commitment on climate change
The capital city must take the lead in climate change actions for Sabah and setting an example for other cities in Malaysia.