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4 syarikat bekerjasama dengan Kementerian Pendidikan naik taraf TVET

KUALA LUMPUR: Empat pemimpin industri hari ini memeterai sijil kerjasama (CoC) dengan Kementerian Pendidikan untuk menaik taraf Pendidikan dan Latihan Teknikal dan...

Which is the best way to read?

JUST about everything nowadays is going digital. When it comes to electronic books (or e-books), however, there has been a lot of...

Optimis capai eksport RM1 trilion

PERBADANAN Pembangunan Perdagangan Luar Malaysia (Matrade) optimis bahawa sasaran jumlah eksport keseluruhan negara melebihi RM1 trilion seperti yang ditetapkan Kementerian Perdagangan Antarabangsa...

Portal offers info on incentives for business sector

THE business community will now be able to obtain real-time information on the latest i-incentive portal set up by Malaysian Investment Development...

Aspiring for inspirational science

IN the world of science and technology, the first half of 2019 has marked a number of milestones and triumphs. In biomedical...

Smarter future: 5G will impact next generation

The fifth generation cellular network is much more than just faster Internet connection, writes Nur Zarina Othman 5G, which...

Dr M urges industry to work with TVET institutions to create specialist workforce [NSTTV]

PUTRAJAYA: Industry players and Technical and Vocational Education and Training (TVET) institutions must cooperate to enable local TVET institutions to offer high...

BIOMEDICAL

Can a cannabis-based drug treat cannabis dependence?

The National Institute on Drug Abuse note that about 30% of recreational cannabis users in the United States "may have some degree of marijuana...

Algae: A tool for antibiotic reduction

In modern production systems, the gastrointestinal tract is continuously challenged and the subtle balance gut health relies on, can be disrupted. The...

Sleeping Stem Cells

The circadian rhythm orchestrates many cellular functions, such as cell division, cell migration, metabolism, and numerous biological processes that occur in the human...

AI drug hunters could give big pharma a run for its money

Machine-learning technology has beaten humans at games of chess and Go to worldwide fanfare. A demonstration of its eerily lifelike prowess in...

UMS kaji hasilkan ubat anti tibi

Kota Kinabalu: Pakar bioteknologi Universiti Malaysia Sabah (UMS) kini dalam usaha untuk menghasilkan bahan anti tuberkulosis (tibi) bagi membantu menangani penularan penyakit...

AGBIOTECH

Nestle Creates New Chocolate—With No Added Sugar

Nestle SA has found a way to create chocolate without adding any sugar, relying on leftover material from cocoa plants for sweetening as...

The Bio-Belt: Growing the Future in Rural America

Now numerous studies by independent research institutions confirm the advantages of ecovio for the production, packaging and transport as well as waste...

Sawit: Malaysia, Indonesia akan cabar peraturan EU di WTO

KUALA LUMPUR: Malaysia dan Indonesia komited untuk mencabar Akta Perwakilan Kesatuan Eropah (EU) yang menyekat penggunaan minyak sawit dalam biobahan api menerusi...

Researchers: Eggshells Can Help Grow, Heal Bones

LOWELL, Mass. – Eggshells can enhance the growth of new, strong bones needed in medical procedures, a team of UMass Lowell...

Researchers can finally modify plant mitochondrial DNA

Researchers in Japan have edited plant mitochondrial DNA for the first time, which could lead to a more secure food supply.

BIOINDUSTRIAL

Malaysia to challenge EU’s plan to phase out biofuel

KUALA LUMPUR: Malaysia will bring a World Trade Organisation (WTO) challenge against the European Union (EU) over its plans to phase out palm...

Diesel’s Fuel Quality Imperative

The pressure at which  diesel fuel is injected into combustion chambers directly affects combustion efficiency, performance, fuel mileage and emissions. High pressure...

BASF says ecovio contributes to closing the nutrient cycle towards a Circular Economy

Now numerous studies by independent research institutions confirm the advantages of ecovio for the production, packaging and transport as well as...

Waste dumping needs global solution

IN the short span of time since China banned the import of 24 categories of recyclable waste last year, South-East Asia has...

Nestle sasar 100 peratus pembungkus produk boleh kitar semula pada 2025

KUALA SELANGOR: Syarikat pengeluar makanan dan minuman, Nestle Malaysia komited dalam menangani masalah sisa plastik serta mensasarkan 100 peratus bahan pembungkusan produknya...