IPOH, 13 November 2014 The official visit of Deputy Minister of MOSTI Datuk Dr. Abu Bakar bin Mohamad Diah accompanied by Dato’ Dr. Mohd Azhar bin Hj. Yahaya, Deputy Secretary General (Policy) of MOSTI, were greeted by Dato’ Ahmad Ridzuan bin Ibrahim, Director General of Kimia Malaysia, Mr. Ahmad Nazri bin Husain, Director of Perak Branch Laboratory and all staffs.
YB Datuk Dr. Abu Bakar Bin Mohamad Diah, Deputy Minister of MOSTI was greeted on arrival by Yg. Berbahgia Dato’ Director General Of Kimia Malaysia and Director of Kimia Perak
The main agenda of the visit was to meet and greet the staffs of JKMC Perak and to get to know the roles of Department of Chemistry. In conjunction with the visit, the JKMC Perak took the opportunity to hold ‘Kimia Perak Innovation Day 2014’ which was then inaugurated by the Deputy Minister of MOSTI.
YB. Datuk Deputy Minister of MOSTI signing the guestbook.
The ceremony was initiated with the singing of 3 songs; Negaraku, Perkhidmatan Awam and Kimia Malaysia by all attendees and followed by another two songs; Malaysia Inovatif and Peneraju Inovasi; sang by the JKMC Perak ‘Great Voices’ choir group. The ceremony continued with a prayer recite by Mr. Mohd Faizal bin Zanudin.
Performance by Kimia Perak choir group ‘Great Voices’
Mr. Ahmad Nazri gave a brief introduction about Kimia Perak to the honourable guests and attendees. This was followed with the speech given by Dato’ Ahmad Ridzuan. In his speech, he congratulated the staffs of JKMC Perak as able to make a thorough preparation to receive the official visit of Deputy Minister of MOSTI within the short time.
The programme continued with the officiating speech by Datuk Dr. Abu Bakar bin Mohamad Diah. He thanked the staffs of JKMC Perak as deign to receive his visit to the laboratory. As an organization under the MOSTI, he praised the commitment shown by staffs of Department of Chemistry in carrying out their duties. He also hoped that this good performance will be maintained forever. He further congratulated Dato’ Ahmad Ridzuan who had been awarded with the medal of Darjah Kebesaran Setia Mahkota Kelantan Yang Amat Terbilang [D.P.S.K] in conjunction with the birthday of Sultan of Kelantan Sultan Muhammad V on 11th November 2014.
Officiating speech of ‘Kimia Perak Innovation Day 2014’ by the Deputy Minister of MOSTI
Upon the opening ceremony, a video presentation of Kimia Perak innovation was played to the audience. This year, the organising committee received four nominees for innovative projects from JKMC Perak staffs. The Deputy Minister of MOSTI was been brought to visit the innovative project exhibition. He was impressed with the creativity and innovative ideas of the participants’.
Innovation products of Kimia Perak
The crowd were further delighted by the release of 18 carp fishes into ‘Kolam Inspirasi’ by the three honoured guests and followed by a memorable photography session with the staffs of JKMC Perak.
The three honorable guests were pleased to release the fishes
Following the photography session, the Deputy Minister of MOSTI and other guests of honour were taken for a site visit to the laboratories in JKMC Perak. They were briefed about the functions and roles of each section. He expressed his admiration with the existing expertise provided by this department and hoping the contribution and role of the Department of Chemistry can be highlighted to the general public. This official visit ended with a luncheon with JKMC staffs
Site visit to the Pesticide Centre of Kimia Perak
Photography session with Kimia Perak staffs
Sumber : JKMC Perak