Malaysia to launch ESG plan by year-end, says Tengku Zafrul

THE government will launch a framework on environmental, social and corporate governance (ESG) standards by year-end to help local companies transition to using renewable energy, said International Trade and Industry Minister Tengku Zafrul Abdul Aziz today.

He said the plan will focus on small and medium enterprises (SMEs) to help them in terms of funding and capacity building for export.