UNIVERSITI Sains Malaysia

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Name: UNIVERSITI Sains Malaysia
First reported 3 hours ago - Updated 3 hours ago - 1 reports

Six institutions move up

UNIVERSITI Malaya (UM) leads the charge of Malaysian institutions in the QS World University Rankings 2014.The country’s premier university improved 16 places to 151.Another five institutions, which are Universiti Kebangsaan Malaysia, Universiti Teknologi ... [Published thestar.com.my - 3 hours ago]
First reported 18 hours ago - Updated 18 hours ago - 1 reports

Malaysia, Indonesia Cooperate To Protect Orang Utan

GEORGE TOWN, Sept 20 (Bernama) -- Malaysia and Indonesia will work together to implement research and development (R&D) programmes to protect the orang utan whose existence is under increased threat.Universiti Sains Malaysia (USM) ecology researcher ... [Published Bernama - 18 hours ago]
Entities: Indonesia, Malaysia, Borneo
First reported Sep 20 2014 - Updated Sep 20 2014 - 1 reports

Improving patient safety

PRESENTLY, we have a two-tier healthcare system consisting of the public and private sectors.The public healthcare system, largely funded by the Government and financed mainly from public tax revenue, provides services through a network of tertiary care ... [Published thestar.com.my - Sep 20 2014]
First reported Sep 20 2014 - Updated Sep 20 2014 - 1 reports

D-G: Online learning the way of the future

STUDENTS should explore education with the latest technology and distance learning methods, says Higher Education Department director-general Prof Datuk Dr Asma Ismail (pic) .“We hope to make learning more accessible as more people want to study nowa ... [Published thestar.com.my - Sep 20 2014]
First reported Sep 19 2014 - Updated Sep 19 2014 - 1 reports

Academician calls for agency to regulate industry

LOCAL sports science academicians concur that bootcamp instructors need to be certified.Universiti Malaya Sports Centre deputy director Dr Lim Boon Hooi said fitness instructors played a critical role in the heath maintenance of their clients.He reasoned ... [Published thestar.com.my - Sep 19 2014]
First reported Sep 19 2014 - Updated Sep 19 2014 - 1 reports

Teach students integrity

THE leakage of the UPSR Science and English examination papers reflects on us as a society lacking in integrity.The Government loses thousands of ringgit when it resets papers that have been leaked.A leak of one paper affects the whole nation, psychologically ... [Published thestar.com.my - Sep 19 2014]
First reported Sep 18 2014 - Updated Sep 19 2014 - 1 reports

Haze, haze go away

THE air quality in Penang has deteriorated with the Air Pollutant Index (API) readings nearing the ‘unhealthy’ level.The API readings recorded at the Prai station at 6am was 32, and 37 at 11am before shooting up to 73 at 2pm.At the Seberang Jaya 2 station ... [Published thestar.com.my - Sep 18 2014]
First reported Sep 19 2014 - Updated Sep 19 2014 - 1 reports

No ‘retiring’ for 60-year-old educator

AGE is not a barrier for Abdul Wahab Yusuf Al-Jawder to pursue his PhD in political science at Universiti Sains Malaysia (USM) in Penang.The 60-year-old retired educator from Bahrain said he would be doing a full-time course under the School of Distance ... [Published thestar.com.my - Sep 19 2014]
First reported Sep 19 2014 - Updated Sep 19 2014 - 1 reports

Retelling tales of nationalism

FIVE teams battled it out in the Pengisahan Kenegaraan 1Malaysia competition finals at TH Hotel in the Tabung Haji Complex in Bayan Lepas, Penang.The competition, organised by the state Information Department, was aimed at cultivating the spirit of 1Malaysia, ... [Published thestar.com.my - Sep 19 2014]
First reported Sep 19 2014 - Updated Sep 19 2014 - 1 reports

Touching farewell for principal

SMK St Mark Butterworth principal Ng Hook Waah was given a rousing send-off on a four-wheel drive on the last day of his 34-year teaching career.Teachers and staff members of the school, some teary-eyed, hugged him after a special assembly to mark his ... [Published thestar.com.my - Sep 19 2014]
First reported Sep 18 2014 - Updated Sep 18 2014 - 1 reports

PM lauds local varsities

KUALA LUMPUR: Datuk Seri Najib Razak yesterday praised the five Malaysian universities that had improved their positions in this year’s QS World University Rankings.“Well done to our five universities in the Top 400 universities in the QS University ... [Published New Straits Times - Sep 18 2014]
First reported Sep 17 2014 - Updated Sep 17 2014 - 1 reports

Selective entry to public varsities

GEORGE TOWN : Public universities are unable to accept all applicants due to physical constraints.Higher Education Department director-general Prof Datuk Dr Asma Ismail said public universities would have no space for students if everyone were to be ... [Published The Sun Daily - Sep 17 2014]

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"In 2004, we found about 60,000 orang utan in the two areas and this figure may have changed, due to forest-related problems, including forest fires there (Borneo and Sumatra)" she said
"The strategy to upgrade all five universities to attain research university status, started five to 10 years ago, has finally borne fruit" said Idris
"That is why we cannot simply take everyone in. We need to be very selective" she told a press conference after opening the Regional Focal Points Meeting (Asia) today
...in this field at various universities and they should be brought together to find ways to reduce the cost of this technology," said Abdul Latif. "It is because the filter can produce high quality water to the community over a long period of time as it was adopted by our neighbouring countries that utilised this technology a long time ago."

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Six institutions move up [Published thestar.com.my - 3 hours ago]
Malaysia, Indonesia Cooperate To Protect Orang ... [Published Bernama - 18 hours ago]
Improving patient safety [Published thestar.com.my - Sep 20 2014]
1,156 get Penang honours [Published New Straits Times - Sep 20 2014]
D-G: Online learning the way of the future [Published thestar.com.my - Sep 20 2014]
Teach students integrity [Published thestar.com.my - Sep 19 2014]
Academician calls for agency to regulate industry [Published thestar.com.my - Sep 19 2014]
Touching farewell for principal [Published thestar.com.my - Sep 19 2014]
No ‘retiring’ for 60-year-old educator [Published thestar.com.my - Sep 19 2014]
Retelling tales of nationalism [Published thestar.com.my - Sep 19 2014]
Haze, haze go away [Published thestar.com.my - Sep 18 2014]
Hoping to lead a life of service [Published thestar.com.my - Sep 18 2014]
PM lauds local varsities [Published New Straits Times - Sep 18 2014]
Idris Jusoh Urges Universities To Continue Effo... [Published Bernama - Sep 17 2014]
Selective entry to public varsities [Published The Sun Daily - Sep 17 2014]
Five local universities climb up global rankings [Published Yahoo! Malaysia - Sep 17 2014]
Speaking the language of unity [Published thestar.com.my - Sep 17 2014]
Seek knowledge when travelling, Muslims urged [Published thestar.com.my - Sep 17 2014]
Sabah and Sarawak integral part of Malaysia [Published thestar.com.my - Sep 16 2014]
5 Malaysian universities ranked higher this yea... [Published Malaysian Insider - Sep 16 2014]
Malaysia makes great strides as 5 universities ... [Published Malay Mail - Sep 15 2014]
PROFESSOR DR. ABDUL LATIF AHMAD: RUBBER TAPPER’... [Published Noodls - Sep 15 2014]
Decentralise federal power to boost state growt... [Published Malay Mail - Sep 15 2014]
More power for states can be beneficial, says A... [Published Malaysian Insider - Sep 15 2014]
DO YOUR BEST IN EVERYTHING - SIR RICHARD J. ROB... [Published Noodls - Sep 14 2014]
Amputee puts many to shame [Published Sabah Daily Express - Sep 14 2014]
Making strides in dance education [Published thestar.com.my - Sep 14 2014]
Malaysia Day ‘a reminder of spirit of unity’ [Published New Straits Times - Sep 14 2014]
Pakatan must address Malay concerns or risks lo... [Published Yahoo! Malaysia - Sep 13 2014]
Researchers create soap that prevents mosquit... [Published thestar.com.my - Sep 12 2014]
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Don't punish FB users [Published JUST READ! - Aug 11 2014]
Not a wise suggestion to register all Facebook accounts with the MCMC just because a few users abused it.Even if the government really has plans to regulate it - or even close it down like what China and Russia did - it won't stop those 'rascals' from ...
Nik Aziz well, resting in hospital, says MB – B... [Published The Malaysian Insider - Jul 18 2014]
PAS spiritual leader Datuk Nik Abdul Aziz Nik Mat (pic), 83, is well and resting at the Universiti Sains Malaysia Hospital in Kubang Keriane, said Kelantan Menteri Besar Datuk Ahmad Yakob.He said he visited the PAS leader in hospital on Monday and that ...
Lord Mountbatten and the Thomson Reuters rankin... [Published The Malaysian Insider - Jun 28 2014]
The Malaysian Insider reported today that three of the country's academics are among the world’s leading scientific minds. The scholars who made the Thomson Reuters “The World's Most Influential Scientific Minds: 2014” are: Prof Dr Abdul Latif Ahmad from ...
Three Malaysian profs rank among world’s leadin... [Published The Malaysian Insider - Jun 26 2014]
Things may not look as bleak for the Malaysian education system as three of academics are among the world’s leading scientific minds.The scholars who made the Thomson Reuters “The World's Most Influential Scientific Minds: 2014” are: Prof Dr Abdul Latif ...
Malaysian tech financier allocates RM1.45 billi... [Published The Malaysian Insider - May 21 2014]
Malaysia Debt Ventures Bhd (MDV), the nation's leading technology financier, is allocating RM1.45 billion in financing for all technology sectors this year.MDV is collaborating with the Northern Corridor Implementation Authority (NCIA) and Universiti ...
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