How Malaysia scores on ESG

MALAYSIA may be in the infant stage of adopting environmental, social and governance (ESG) practices, but we are flourishing among our Asean counterparts.

TNB to set up fast EV charging stations at Plus’ R&R and federal roads

KUALA LUMPUR: Tenaga Nasional Bhd (TNB) plans to set up fast charging points for electric vehicles (EVs) at strategic Plus Malaysia Bhd’s R&R areas as well as federal roads overseen by the Public Works Department (PWD).

Myanmar Pipeline Leak Disrupts Gas Delivery to Thailand

Onshore natural gas delivery from Myanmar to Thailand has been suspended after a leak in the pipeline was discovered in Dawei on the Myanmar side on Monday. Thailand’s PTT Exploration and Production Public Company Limited (PTTEP), which jointly drills and delivers gas under the project, confirmed the leakage and temporary suspension in a statement.

Cambodia’s oil products import up 25 pct in H1

PHNOM PENH, Aug. 2 (Xinhua) — Cambodia imported oil products worth 1.91 billion U.S. dollars in the first half of 2022, up 25 percent from 1.52 billion dollars over the same period last year, according to a report from the General Department of Customs and Excise.

Thailand’s PTTEP and Italy’s Eni strike ‘significant gas discovery’ in UAE

Thailand’s PTTEP (BKK:PTTEP) has announced another “significant gas discovery” from its first exploration well in the United Arab Emirates (UAE), together with partner Eni (MIL:ENI) of Italy, that paves the way for “establishing a strong presence” in the Middle East nation.

Laos and Indonesia team up in power plant management

VIENTIANE, Aug 2 (Vientiane Times/ANN): PT Pembangkitan Jawa-Bali (PJB) of Indonesia and Electricite Du Laos (EDL) have signed a Memorandum of Understanding on power plant management cooperation.

Proposed power tariff hike ditched

BANGKOK: A new higher power tariff is to be postponed following an intervention by Prime Minister Prayut Chan-o-cha to curb rising living costs, says a source at the Energy Ministry.

Malaysia’s Petronas to explore CCS with six South Korean companies

Petronas today signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) with six South Korean companies to undertake conceptual and feasibility studies towards establishing a full value chain related to carbon dioxide (CO2) capture, transport and storage.

Deloitte Philippines strengthens practice with new Partners and dedicated climate & sustainability team

Deloitte Philippines is proud to welcome four new partners to its Audit & Assurance practice, and a new partner and a director to its Risk Advisory practice. Claire Orille, Jenny Menes, Lloyd Moraño, and Sonny Lalunio have between them a combined 70+ years of experience auditing organizations from a wide range of industries.

MyHIJAU sharps waste containers used in hospitals nationwide

KUALA LUMPUR: MyHIJAU Mark Sharps Waste Containers (with triple-lock closure system), produced by Medical Apparatus Supplies Sdn Bhd, are listed in the Health Ministry’s Approved Product List.