Congratulations to Pak Soepadmo on Merdeka Award

Najib delivering his speech at the Merdeka Award 2012 Presentation Ceremony. 4 December 2012 (Tuesday) - Forest Research Institute Malaysia (FRIM) congratulates botanist Prof. Dr Engkik Soepadmo, a research fellow based at the FRIM Biodiversity Division for 17 years, who has received the prestigious Merdeka Award for outstanding contributions to the people of Malaysia. Soepadmo, fondly known as “Bapak” in FRIM, was presented with the award, comprising a certificate, trophy and prize money totaling RM 500,000, by Prime Minister YAB Dato’ Sri Najib Tun Razak, last night at the Merdeka Award 2012 Ceremony held at Petronas Philharmonic Hall in [...]