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Nov2020

A note of caution while we await the virus vaccine

A note of caution while we await the virus vaccine

Emeritus Professor Tan Sri Dato' Dzulkifli Abdul Razak Opinion - New Straits Times November 25, 2020 A vaccine is generally made from a suspension of weakened, killed, or fragmented microorganisms. It is administered to prevent infectious diseases from spreading by conferring active immunity against a specific harmful agent. Upon stimulation...

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Nov2020

Educational leadership in realising the digital economy

Educational leadership in realising the digital economy

Emeritus Professor Tan Sri Dato' Dzulkifli Abdul Razak Opinion - New Straits Times November 20, 2020 THE National Digital Economy and Fourth Industrial Revolution (4IR) Council met for the first time last week. It is indeed a historic moment where the country is involved in making a transition into the...

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Nov2020

Towards a nuclear-free world

Towards a nuclear-free world

Emeritus Professor Tan Sri Dato' Dzulkifli Abdul Razak Opinion - New Straits Times November 5, 2020   OCT 24 marked a historic milestone, when the Treaty on the Prohibition of Nuclear Weapons (TPNW), or the Nuclear Weapon Ban Treaty, came into force. This followed the ratification by the 50th country,...

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Nov2020

How to avoid stress of politics

How to avoid stress of politics

Emeritus Professor Tan Sri Dato' Dzulkifli Abdul Razak Opinion - New Straits Times October 27, 2020 THE timely reminder from the Health director-general must be heeded by all parties. He said the nation needed unity in order to stop the Covid-19 pandemic. For the past 10 months, frontliners have been...

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Nov2020

Higher education must not be put under the same movement restrictions

Higher education must not be put under the same movement restrictions

Emeritus Professor Tan Sri Dato' Dzulkifli Abdul Razak Opinion - New Straits Times October 20, 2020 The reimposition of the Conditional Movement Control Order (CMCO) on several states, especially in Selangor, has alarmed the state's learning institutions, from universities to research-based outfits said to be affected by a one-size-fits-all ruling....