THE recent KDU Engineering Exhibition 2003 is a testament to the powerful combination of quality engineering programmes and state-of-the-art facilities offered by KDU College and its partner universities.
Malaysia needs to attain standards of excellence for 6,000 products in about 10 years' time to meet the target of being a fully industrialised country by 2020, said Science, Technology and Environment Minister Datuk Seri Law Hieng Ding.
MALAYSIA National Insurance Bhd (MNI) is targeting to close 6,000 insurance policies a year from its alternative distribution channel, MNI Oneline, said managing director and chief executive officer Ahmad Subri Abdullah.
Universiti Malaya #8211; the first public university to be awarded ISO 9001:2000 certification as a whole #8211; will come up with #8220;performance indicators#8221; to rate the quality of its teaching and research by the end of the year.
Acting Prime Minister Datuk Seri Abdullah Ahmad Badawi urged Malaysians not to be dependent on foreign innovation but to strive towards achieving their own technological expertise and not lag behind in research and development.
MMC Oil amp; Gas Engineering Sdn Bhd is eyeing new markets in Indochina, the Middle East and Africa to expand its international presence, said its director and chief executive officer Shaharel Shafiei.