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‘Vaksin harus tersedia untuk semua’ – Desakan memuncak pada Perhimpunan Agung PBB

NEW YORK: Beberapa ketua negara menggesa agar akses kepada vaksin COVID-19 diberikan secara adil ke seluruh dunia apabila ia tersedia nanti.

Malaysian consumers think nation will go full cashless by 2030

KUALA LUMPUR: Covid-19 has seen the emergence of a cashless, cautious and more conscientious consumers, revealed Standard Chartered's latest global survey.

Malaysia Gains Recognition for Pandemic Management

KUALA LUMPUR, 8 September 2020 – With the recent reported recovery rate of 96.6%, Malaysia remains on top internationally, in dealing with the...

Peluang luas graduan syariah teroka sektor halal

DALAM dunia perniagaan, kapitalisme tidak mengenal siapa. Bagi pendukung kapitalisme, mereka tidak mempunyai pilihan selain mengejar keuntungan melalui penguasaan modal dan kawalan...

MPC launches competitive strategy project to increase Malaysia’s ranking

KUALA LUMPUR, Sept 16 -- Malaysian Productivity Corporation (MPC) has launched a project on competitive strategy which is expected to increase Malaysia’s ranking...

MyNEPT bantu usahawan perbaiki kelemahan

KUALA LUMPUR: Institut Keusahawanan Negara (INSKEN) memperkenalkan Ujian Psikometrik Usahawan Nasional (MyNEPT) bagi membantu usahawan mencari penyelesaian kepada kelemahan yang dihadapi oleh...

Building confidence crucial to ensuring worldwide economic recovery – OECD

BEIJING, Sept 17 -- The Organisation for Economic Cooperation and Development (OECD) in its latest report published on Wednesday revised up its...

BIOMEDICAL

Quantitative Model Suggests Why We Need Sleep, and What Happens During Sleep

Using data from humans and other mammals, a team of scientists at the University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA), and the Santa...

Duopharma Biotech to manufacture second oncology medicine

KUALA LUMPUR, Sept 15 -- Pharmaceutical firm Duopharma Biotech Bhd, through wholly-owned subsidiary Duopharma HAPI Sdn Bhd, will soon manufacture its second oncology drug at its...

Sleep apnoea linked to poorer outcomes from COVID-19, study finds

A systematic review of studies by researchers at the University of Warwick has found that people who have been diagnosed with obstructive...

China and Asean to focus cooperation on fighting Covid-19 pandemic

China and Asean to focus cooperation on fighting Covid-19 pandemic | The Star JAKARTA, Sept 15 (Xinhua): China and the Association of...

S. Korea to secure coronavirus vaccine for 60 pct of population

SEOUL, Sept 15 -- South Korea aims to secure enough COVID-19 vaccines to administer to 30 million people, or roughly 60 per cent of...

AGBIOTECH

LPNM teams up with FGV to develop animal feed pellets from pineapple waste

MUAR (Sept 20): The Malaysian Pineapple Industry Board (LPNM) is currently working with FGV Holdings Bhd to develop ruminant animal feed pellets...

Why Covid-19 can’t distract aquaculture producers from their sustainability commitments

In the first installment of a new series for The Fish Site, Sophie Ryan, CEO of the Global Salmon Initiative, explains why...

ENGINEERING A CIRCULAR FOOD ECONOMY

Food production is responsible for one-quarter of the world’s greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions. When it comes to tackling climate change, the impact...

Masidi fokus sektor pertanian bantu golongan belia

KOTA KINABALU - Pertanian dan ekonomi akan menjadi keutamaan calon Perikatan Nasional (PN) Dewan Undangan Negeri (DUN) Karanaan, Datuk Seri Masidi Manjun...

Gene editing to produce ‘super dad’ livestock

Scientists have produced gene-edited animals they say could serve as "super dads" or "surrogate sires". The pigs, goats, cattle...

BIOINDUSTRIAL

Airbus looks to the future with hydrogen planes

Aerospace giant Airbus has unveiled plans for what it hailed as the first commercial zero-emission aircraft. The company said...

Mycelium coffins, wine waste sneakers, Ingredion’s new protein isolates and more: The Digest’s Top...

As COVID-19 deaths sadly reached the 200,000 mark in the U.S. this week, some innovators are finding more sustainable ways to deal...

Place Water Services Under NSC – Environmentalist

KUALA LUMPUR (Bernama) – The recurring incidence of river pollution in this country and frequent disruptions in water supply call for more stringent...

Meaty innovations, 3D printed steak, bioreactor for cultured meats, honey-coated COVID-19 mask and more:...

It’s all about food and lots of steak this week as we look at the Top 8 Innovations including Faux pas-free foie...

Tempatkan perkhidmatan air di bawah MKN – Pencinta Alam Sekitar

KUALA LUMPUR: Kejadian pencemaran sungai yang berulang kali di negara ini dan gangguan bekalan air yang kerap memerlukan dasar yang lebih ketat...