Kuala Lumpur, December 17th, 2014 - Department of Chemistry, organised the Appreciation Ceremony at Sime Darby Convention Centre. The event was offciated by Minister of Science, Technology and Innovation, YB Datuk Dr. Ewon Ebin, in the presence of ministry’s top management, YBhg. Dato’ Dr. Mohd Azhar bin Haji Yahaya, Deputy Secretary General (Policy) and YBrs. Dr. Zulkifli bin Mohamed Hashim, Deputy Secretary General (Science).
The Appreciation Ceremony was held to acknowledge and recognise the staff’s active and outstanding contribution as well as to boost their spirit in continuing the excellence of enhancing the quality of department’s service delivery. Besides that, the ceremony also pours an honour of celebration to the retirees of 2014.
Appreciation Ceremony of Department of Chemistry 2014 at Sime Darby Convention Centre, Kuala Lumpur
The Director General of Department of Chemistry, YBhg. Dato’ Ahmad Ridzuan bin Ibrahim, in his opening speech, had expressed his acknowledgement towards the dedication and contribution of all the retirees of 2014. YBhg. Dato’ also conveyed his congratulation message to all the awards recipient and hope that the awards will further motivate the staff towards enhancing their potentials, thus driving the excellence of the department service delivery.
Meanwhile, Minister of Science, Technology and Innovation, YB Datuk Dr. Ewon Ebin said that the initiative of holding such event was laudable. It was a form of appreciation and acknowledgement from the organisation to the staff for being the main backbone in making realize the service aspirations as well as improving the client charter. YB Datuk also conveyed his hope to foresee Department of Chemistry as an excel and ultimate Government Agency in providing scientific analytical service to the public, despite helping the nation economic growth in years to come.
Altogether, there were 11 officers who had been honoured in conjunction with their retirement in 2014. The list included the Director General of Department of Chemistry, YBhg. Dato’ Ahmad Ridzuan bin Ibrahim. Besides that, there were 11 categories of awards and recognitions made announced at the ceremony. The awards and recognition were delivered by the guest of honour; Deputy Secretary General (Policy) and Deputy Secretary General (Science) of MOSTI and Director General of Department of Chemistry
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Director General of Department of Chemistry, YBhg. Dato’ Ahmad Ridzuan bin Ibrahim conveying his opening speech
The event was officiated by Minister of Science, Technology and Innovation, YBhg. Datuk Dr. Ewon Ebin
Retirees of Department of Chemistry 2014 was being honoured in the Appreciation Ceremony
Recipient of Award and Recognition
The Special Director General’s Award on Young Leadership Was Conferred to Puan Nor Aidora binti Saedon (Forensic Category) and Dr. Raja a/l Subramaniam (Analytical Chemistry Category)
Performances throughout the event