MOSTI CONDUCTS 63 SCIENCE AWARENESS PROGRAMMES

12 Jul 2013 11:19

RANAU, July 6 (Bernama) -- The Ministry of Science, Technology and Innovation (Mosti) has carried out 63 science, creativity and innovation awareness programmes so far this year, said its minister, Datuk Dr Ewon Ebin.

He said 103 such programmes had been planned for this year with the involvement of various quarters, including the private sector.

The programme were well received by all levels of society, particularly generation 'Y', including students, he told reporters after launching the Creativity and Science 4U Carnival here today.

He said the carnival would be a platform for Mosti and participating organisations to share scientific knowledge, technology and innovation with the visitors.

He said 12 agencies and divisions under the ministry took part in the carnival to disseminate information on technology to visitors.

Ewon urged Ranau community leaders and residents to harness science, technology and innovation to add value to their work and improve their productivity and income.

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