News: UM HIR First Year Anniversary of MoHE Funding

News: UM HIR First Year Anniversary of MoHE Funding

The first year anniversary of MoHE (Ministry of Higher Education) funding for high impact research was officiated by the University Malaya (UM) Vice-Chancellor Tan Sri Dr. Ghauth Jasmon. Among the attendees of the event were (High Impact Research) HIR principal investigators and their research teams which included postdoctoral and postgraduate students.

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News: Study shows green tea can enhance memory

News: Study shows green tea can enhance memory

Almost everyone knows about green tea – Chinese medicine practitioners claim that it calms the qi, housewives swear by its ability to clear oil and help people lose weight. However, a recent study shows that this often-consumed beverage can also improve memory. “Green tea is a popular beverage across…

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News: L’Oreal Malaysia For Women in Science Fellowships 2012 awarded to 3 young Malaysian female researchers

News: L’Oreal Malaysia For Women in Science Fellowships 2012 awarded to 3 young Malaysian female researchers

This collaborative effort by L’oreal Malaysia and UNESCO rewards 3 young female researchers for the excellence and feasibility of their scientific project for the L’Oreal For Women in Science 2012 program.

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News: UMB and UPM collaborate to boost Malaysian palm oil output through R&D

News: UMB and UPM collaborate to boost Malaysian palm oil output through R&D

In light of Indonesia’s dethroning of Malaysia as the world’s top oil palm producer, United Malacca Berhad (UMB) today announced that it would be establishing a professorial chair with Universiti Putra Malaysia (UPM) to boost Malaysian palm oil output through research and development.

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News: ASM - Incentivize interest in science and technology

News: ASM – Incentivize interest in science and technology

Academy of Sciences (ASM) Malaysia called out for the Malaysian government to arrest the declining interest in Science and Technology (S&T) education by providing stronger financial support.

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News: CREST calls out to E & E Global Investors

News: CREST calls out to E & E Global Investors

The Collaborative Research in Engineering Science and Technology Centre (CREST) was launched in Bukit Jambul, Penang by Minister in the Prime Minister’s Department Tan Sri Nor…

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News: 12 Tonnes of Oil Palm Biomass Shipped to Italy

News: 12 Tonnes of Oil Palm Biomass Shipped to Italy

MYBiomass Sdn. Bhd., a unit under the Malaysia Industry-Government Group for High Technology (MIGHT) shipped twelve tonnes of oil palm biomass to a pilot plant…

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News: Universiti Malaya ranked 35th in the QS Asian University Rankings 2012

News: Universiti Malaya ranked 35th in the QS Asian University Rankings 2012

University of Malaya (UM), also known as Universiti Malaya was ranked 35th out of 500 Asian universities in the latest QS Asian University Rankings 2012,…

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News: Eppendorf Asia Pacific Supports BioNexus Companies

News: Eppendorf Asia Pacific Supports BioNexus Companies

Eppendorf Asia Pacific (AP) Sdn. Bhd. has recently announced its support for BioNexus-status companies in Malaysia. In addition to the benefits provided by BiotechCorp, these…

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The Scientific Malaysian Advisory Board

The Scientific Malaysian Advisory Board

  Scientific Malaysian is pleased to announce the appointment of Dr Charles Wiener (Dean/CEO of Perdana University Graduate School of Medicine) and Prof Nor Hayati…

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News: New Method for Continuous Production of Carbon Nanotubes by USM researchers

News: New Method for Continuous Production of Carbon Nanotubes by USM researchers

Being the first in South East Asia, a team of researchers lead by Prof. Dr Abdul Rahman Mohamed from Universiti Sains Malaysia (USM) discovered the…

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News: Commemorative Stamps and First Day Cover of the Malaysian Antarctic Research Programme

News: Commemorative Stamps and First Day Cover of the Malaysian Antarctic Research Programme

Commemorative Stamps and First Day Cover of the Malaysian Antarctic Research Programme (MARP) was launched by Datuk Seri Panglima Dr. Maximus Johnity Ongkili, Minister of…

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