FRIM bags Mahathir Science Award 2009

Dato’ Dr Abd Latif receiving the award from the Prime Minister. The Forest Research Institute Malaysia (FRIM) received the Mahathir Science Award 2009 at an official ceremony held by the Academy of Sciences Malaysia on 28 September 2009 at Kuala Lumpur Convention Centre (KLCC), Kuala Lumpur. Prime Minister Datuk Sri Najib Tun Razak presented the award under the category of Tropical Natural Resources in recognition of FRIM’s significant role in the development of the country’s rubberwood furniture industry to FRIM Director General, Dato’ Dr Abd Latif Mohmod. The ceremony also saw the presentation of the Award for the Year [...]