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Biji-biji Initiative 2017

April 18, 2017: The Star Online: Getting PPR folk involved in business

February 19, 2017: Malay Mail Online Kedai Bikin: Making a case for Malaysia's design heritage

February 7, 2017: Hype Malaysia : #Lovelifest2017: Yuna, Hujan, OAG & More to Perform at Setia City Park

January 11, 2017: New Straits Times: More than a T-shirt

January 4, 2017: The Sun Daily: Sowing seeds of sustainability

Biji-biji Initiative 2016

November 22, 2016: Kosmo!: Olah nahan terbuang jadi produk baharu

November 13, 2016: New Straits Times: Installations as inspiration: Three artists promote non-digital interaction among city-dwellers

November 10, 2016: Konstruk: Biji-biji Initiative

October 30, 2016: The Star Online: See what these artists have done with bamboo

October 20, 2016: Time Out: Introducing: Biji-biji Conscious Fashion Accessories

October 1, 2016: Time Out Three things about Biji-biji Initiative

September 28, 2016: Loo Urban Farm: Sehati 2016 Penang by MaGIC

September 13, 2016: UEM Sunrise: Iskarnival Kreatif Will Showcase 661 Creative and Innovative Talents

September 2, 2016: The Star Online: Brewery teams up with local designers to host unique event in Kuala Lumpur

August 27, 2016: Gaia Discovery: Culture, Nature, Social Enterprise at Rainforest World Music Festival 2016

August 18, 2016: Mashable Asia: The 'Shape Your City' campaign is showcasing how small actions can transform the city into a more exciting place

July 13, 2016: The Star Online: Developer celebrates green cause with fun-filled carnival

June 20, 2016: The Sun Daily: Lean and green

June 17, 2016: Marie Claire: Here's how you can be eco-friendly and trendy at the same time!

April 15, 2016: Malaysia Tatler: MINI inspires Malaysians to #GoWithYourGut

April 13, 2016: Astro Awani: More teasers of Mini Clubman

Biji-Biji Initiative 2015

September 19, 2015: The Star Online: Company inspires imagination through works of visionaries

August 18, 2015: The Star Online: Archidex teams up with social enterprise to upcycle used event materials

August 15, 2015: Borneo Post Online: CSR, practical sustainability key cores of Maceos Green Initiatives

August 15, 2015: Utusan Borneo: MACEOS hasilkan beg ‘tote’ bergaya guna bahan kitar semula.

August 14, 2015: International Meeting Review: Asia: MACEOS, Biji-Biji Initiative turn accessory designers to cut event waste

August 13, 2015: TTG Asia: MACEOS, Biji-Biji Initiative turn accessory designers to cut event waste

August 12, 2015: Efy: ARCHIDEX 2015: Turning waste into worth.

July 28, 2015: Greater Malaysia: 4 Young And Successful Entrepreneurs In Malaysia You Need To Know About

July 19, 2015: Deal Street Asia: Biji-Biji sales soar after capacity increase & pivot to B2C biz model

July 11, 2015: The Star Online: Developer collaborates with social enterprise to hold festival that promotes upcycling

July 10, 2015: Nanyang: 刘启盛: 开斋节后设办公室 半山芭监狱获发展准证

July 9, 2015: The Star Online: Making new from old

July 8, 2015: MSN News: Biji-Biji Initiative Offers Free Upcycling Workshop, Training

July 1, 2015: Sinchew: 綠盛世響應再循環‧綠色嘉年華宣揚環保

June 23, 2015: The Star Online: Feast features creative recycling ideas to inspire people

June 12, 2015: The Star Online: Gift of light ... in bottles

June 9, 2015: Daily Express: Old bungalow a 'factory' for repurposed waste products

June 3, 2015: Astro Awani: Hidden gems in waste

May 28, 2015: Pioneers Post: Global social innovation round-up #11

May 27, 2015: Juice Online: When glass loses class

May 25, 2015: Life & Humanity: The Good Shop: Making a Difference

May 24, 2015: The Star Online: Making money out of waste material.

May 24, 2015: #FBP2015 – Mentor Kitar Semula Barang Buangan

May 15, 2015: myMetro: Sasar jualan RM120,000

May 14, 2015: The Malaysian Insider: Social awareness meets craftsmanship at The Good Shop

April 15, 2015: PR Newswire: Frost & Sullivan Celebrates Malaysia's Best-In-Class Firms at the 2015 Excellence Awards

April 6, 2015: The Star Online: Red-hot personalities on Red FM

March 31, 2015: The Star Online: The KL Alternative Bookfest 2015 and Art For Grabs

February 22, 2015: The Star Online: Festive lanterns get an artistic twist in the hands of local artists

February 5, 2015: The Edge Markets: @edGY: Biji-biji Initiative

January 12, 2015: Social Enterprise Biji-biji Initiatitive’s big plans for 2015

January 12, 2015: Biji-biji Initiative’s social business model

Biji-biji Initiative 2014

December 13, 2014: Throwback: Urbanscapes in the highlands

December 8, 2014: Hype Malaysia: #Urbanscapes2014: Getting Lost In The World Of Creative Arts & Music

December 3, 2014: The Malaysian Insider: Urbanscapes 2014 ascends to Genting

December 2, 2014: Timeout: Urbanscapes 2014: Attractions

December 1, 2014: The Star Online: Biji-Biji wins top SME challenge prize

November 20, 2014: Biji-biji Initiative wins RM250k in Alliance Bank SME Competition

May 27, 2014: BCSR Malaysia: Shell Malaysia awards grants worth RM 294,000 to six organizations for eight sustainable projects

April 30, 2014: The Star Online: Grants for eight projects

March 28, 2014: The Star Online: Efforts to boost social enterprise bears fruit

March 24, 2014: The Sun Daily: Second wave of change

March 12, 2014: New Straits Times; Turning the tables on cast-offs

Biji-biji Initiative 2013

July 29, 2013: Nanyang: 社会企业



Biji-biji Initiative 2015

June 6, 2015: Astro Awani - Agenda Awani: Biji-biji: Kreativiti guna semula bahan terpakai

June 3, 2015: Astro Awani - Berita Segenap Dimensi: Kreativiti guna semula bahan terpakai



Biji-biji Initiative 2015

March 17, 2015: BFM 89.9: Biji-biji: Alliance Bizsmart SME Innovation Challenge 2014 winner

Biji-biji Initiative 2014

September 25, 2014: BFM 89.9: SME Innovation Challenge #3 – I Biji-biji Initiative

Biji-biji Initiative 2013

December 26, 2013: BFM 89.9: 'Tis is the season of giving

October 9, 2013: BFM 89.9: Biji-biji Initiative



Biji-biji Initiative 2016

December 21, 2016: Impact Beacon: Azam Hisham: Insipiring Small-Scale Sustainability at Biji-biji

November 12, 2016: Sime Darby Property: Sime Darby Properties Launches 'Beyond Bins' Campaign in Bandar Bukit Raja

November 7, 2016: Kaki.sini: Biji-biji upcycles seat belts to stylish bags

September 23, 2016: Double A Paper: 1 dream 1 tree creative workshop with Denise Keller and Biji-biji Initiative to promote sustainability

September 19, 2016: Tunza Eco Generation: Popular Environmental Organizations in Malaysia

September 16, 2016: Entrepreneur Impet: Our 3Q - Biji-biji, Malaysia

September 7, 2016: Foodie vs The World: Heineken Shape Your City

September 4, 2016: Fashionably Kind: Brand of the month: Biji-biji Initiative

August 13, 2016: Your Story: [PhotoSparks] How the Rainforest World Music Festival blends creativity, diversity and sustainability

July 18, 2016: The Daily Wobb: Wobb Visits Biji-biji: A Social Enterprise of Sustainable Living

June 24, 2016: U-Schos: U-Schos Leadership Lecture Series 2016: LEADnovate the Future

June 17, 2016: OSCE Days: Biji-biji Initiative

May 21, 2016: Youtube: Biji-biji Initiative

February 26, 2016: Campaign Brief Asia: Pernod Ricard and GOVT's fundraising initiative develops Brightboxes for under privileged community living without electricity in Malaysia

Biji-biji Initiative 2015

July 30, 2015: Actuality Media: Biji Biji

June 10, 2015: Marketing Interactive: WATCH Pernod Ricard Malaysia turns used glass bottles into lighting for needy

May 23, 2015: The Star Online: From waste to great taste

May 19, 2015: Youtube: #FBP2015 - Biji Biji Initiative

Biji-biji Initiative 2014

November 17, 2014: The Biji Biji Initiative

October 1, 2014: Youtube: Pioneers Post meets: The Biji Biji Initiative

September 11, 2014: Alliance Bank Malaysia: Alliance Bank BizSmart Academy SME Innovation Challenge Top 20 Finalists Part 1

September 24, 2014: BFM VDO: Biji-Biji Initiative - The Introduction [Alliance Bank BizSmart SME Innovation Challenge]

September 14, 2014: Youtube: Kumanavannan Rajendran: History of Biji-Biji Initiative

August 21, 2014: Youtube: Kumanavannan Rajendran: Introduction to Biji-Biji Initiative

June 30, 2014: Youtube: My Harapan: Sustainable Good with Social Business - To The Streets

Biji-biji Initiative 2013

December 21, 2013: Youtube: im4u: Urbanscapes 2013

July 15, 2013: Youtube: Yayasan Inovasi: RTM1 - Selamat Pagi 1Malaysia - Donate Your Idea

June 28, 2013: Youtube: British Council: "Entrepreneurs For Good" Winner Announcement