Monthly Archives: December 2013


FRIM scientists receive ASM awards

18 December 2013 (Wednesday) – Forest Research Institute Malaysia (FRIM) Director General (DG) Dato’ Dr Abd Latif Mohmod has received the Top Research Scientists Malaysia (TRSM) Award from the Academy of Sciences Malaysia (ASM) recently, whilst FRIM Forest Biodiversity Director, Dr Saw Leng Guan, was elected a fellow to the prestigious academy. Saw (right) posing for picture with the Prime Minister (middle) after receiving the certificate, while Ahmad Tajuddin (left) looks on. They received the respective awards at the 2013 Conferment of Fellowships to Scientists by ASM and the Announcement of the 2013 Top Research Scientists Malaysia (TRSM), officiated [...]

FRIM scientists receive ASM awards2018-05-21T14:18:06+08:00

FRIM wins National Book Award for the 3rd time!

13 December 2013 (Friday) - Forest Research Institute Malaysia (FRIM) has won the National Book Award 2013 for the third consecutive year and this time, the Institute took home two instead of one award for the Best General Book under Book Industry Award (Science Category) and the Premier Award (Research Category). (Front row, second from right) Zawiah holding the trophy while Othaman (second from left) receiving the certificate from Abu Bakar (third from left). FRIM clinched the Book Industry Award (Science Category) for its pictorial book entitled, “99 Spesies Buah di FRIM”, by a husband and wife team—FRIM research [...]

FRIM wins National Book Award for the 3rd time!2018-05-21T14:22:05+08:00