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WITH waning interest in science, technology, engineering and mathe­matics (STEM) among schoolchildren, Malaysia may have to turn to foreign workers to help achieve Vision 2020.

Because if the number of science students continue to decline, we won’t have enough engineers, architects, and other science­-related professionals to take the country to the next level, academics and industry experts warn.

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