FRIM gets Nikkei Asia Prize

The Forest Research Institute Malaysia (FRIM) has received the prestigious Nikkei Asia prize for Science, Technology and Innovation, in recognition of its contribution to environmental protection in the region. FRIM Director-General (DG) Dato’ Dr Abd Latif Mohmod received the award at the “Awards Ceremony of the 14th Nikkei Asia Prizes” to be held on 20 May 2009) in Tokyo. The Nikkei Asia Prizes was launched by Nihon Keizai Shimbun, Inc. (Nikkei) in 1996 to recognize outstanding achievements that help to improve quality of life in Asia and contribute to regional stability. In a letter to Abd Latif dated 4 March 2009, [...]