Borneo Today: Tuaran Lawmaker Notes Marked Improvement in Academic Results

TUARAN: There has been a marked improvement in academic achievement in the district as reflected by the district education office’s (PPD) success in bagging the first Chief Minister’s Award in education excellence early this month. Minister of Science, Technology and Innovation Wilfred Madius Tangau was equally elated to be able to present the 2016 academic… Read More

Creating network of top young Asean scientists (Part 2) / Mewujudkan Rangkaian Tokoh Ahli Sains Muda ASEAN (Bahagian 2)

In fostering Malaysia’s international relations in science, technology and innovation (STI) to expedite our innovation rate, we must not leave out emerging countries such as China and India. Among the giant foreign investors in Bioeconomy in Malaysia for example, is Biocon Ltd, India’s largest biopharmaceutical company, which entered Malaysia in 2010. It is currently setting… Read More

The Star: Taking on opportunities of industry 4.0

 SMEs urged to embrace new technologies to gain a competitive advantage DIGITAL technology has changed the industrial and manufacturing world. The convergence of the Internet of Things, Artificial Intelligence and robots, among other technologies, has enabled smart factories and the quantum leap into Industry 4.0. As Malaysia braces for her own transformation in manufacturing, various… Read More

Prosper thy neighbours (Part 1) / Makmurkan Jiran Anda (Bahagian I)

According to Dr Mark Zachary Taylor, an associate professor at Georgia Institute of Technology who specialises in international relations and science and technology policy, “good” or “bad” national innovation systems are not determined entirely by domestic factors. He pointed out that the institutional keys to a country’s success in science, technology and innovation (STI) do… Read More

Sidang Media: Kolaborasi Strategik Persekutuan dan Kerajaan Negeri dalam Bidang STI untuk Menjana Pendapatan Rakyat

   SIARAN MEDIA KEMENTERIAN SAINS, TEKNOLOGI DAN INOVASI  2017 KOLABORASI STRATEGIK PERSEKUTUAN DAN KERAJAAN NEGERI DALAM BIDANG STI UNTUK MENJANA PENDAPATAN RAKYAT KUALA LUMPUR, 13 APRIL  –  Mesyuarat YB Menteri Sains, Teknologi dan Inovasi Bersama Exco-exco Sains, Teknologi dan Inovasi (STI) pada hari ini telah bersetuju melaksanakan kolaborasi strategik antara persekutuan dan kerajaan negeri bagi… Read More

The Star: Evaluating staff and students, the 21st century way

KUALA LUMPUR: Digital assessment technology is now more necessary than ever, said Science, Technology and Innovation Minister Datuk Seri Wilfred Madius Tangau. He said more traditionally manual operations should be digitised as Malaysia moves further into the digital economy. These new digital technologies can help organisations measure and evaluate students and staff more effectively. “When… Read More

Time to let robots take care of your fields / Sudah Tiba Masanya Robot Menjaga Ladang Kita

The Malaysian delegation led by Prime Minister Datuk Seri Najib Razak to India has just arrived home last week from a fruitful five-day official visit. Thirty-one memoranda of understanding (MoU) totalling US$ 36 billion (RM 159.7 bil) of investments were signed, economic relations between the two countries were strengthened and cooperative efforts in defence were… Read More

Menjawab Ministers’ Question Time di Parlimen

Ministers’ Question Time (MQT) Hari ini saya telah menjawab soalan daripada Dato’ Dr Noraini Binti Ahmad [Parit Sulong] untuk: menyatakan apakah usaha-usaha kerajaan bagi memastikan pengurusan ruang siber negara boleh dilakukan dengan lebih berkesan sejajar dengan perkembangan drastik dunia digital yang melahirkan teknologi-teknologi baru seperti fintech, blockchain, kenderaan tanpa pemandu (autonomous vehicle) dan lain-lain lagi… Read More