Language, the soul of the nation

Abd Razak, Dzulkifli (2006) Language, the soul of the nation. The New Sunday Times.

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    Abstract

    This Merdeka, we should appreciate the role the Malay language played in achieving independence. This week we celebrate the 49th year of Merdeka. We have not done too badly, compared with many countries that gained their independence about the same time. With the launching of the Third Industrial Master Plan (IMP3) recently, the country has taken another step in the right direction to become a developed nation. Universities and research institutes will be enhanced to ensure industrial growth contributes towards equitable distribution and balanced regional development. In short, development of human capital remains essential. The need is for the technically skilled in critical areas of science and engineering.

    Item Type: Article
    Subjects: L Education > L Education (General)
    Divisions: Koleksi Naib Canselor (Vice Chancellor Collection) > Profesor Tan Sri Dato' Dzulkifli Abdul Razak > Newspaper Clippings
    Depositing User: Mr Noorazilan Noordin
    Date Deposited: 19 Apr 2017 15:52
    Last Modified: 19 Apr 2017 15:52
    URI: http://eprints.usm.my/id/eprint/33402

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