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Oct2019

Role of Sejahtera in eliminating poverty

Role of Sejahtera in eliminating poverty

Emeritus Professor Tan Sri Dato' Dzulkifli Abdul Razak Opinion - New Straits TimesOctober 18, 2019 THE International Day for the ‎Eradication of Poverty falls on Oct 17 every year. We acknowledged it this time through an international conference in Kuala Lumpur attended by Prime Minister Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad.  The...

22
Oct2019

Embracing sejahtera for shared prosperity

Emeritus Professor Tan Sri Dato' Dzulkifli Abdul Razak My View - The Sun Daily October 15, 2019 TO the Japanese, the word “ikigai” has a special meaning; as “ubuntu” is to the Africans or “lagom” to the Swedes. They are indigenous terms that convey culturally laden values that act as...

14
Oct2019

USM alumni can help

USM alumni can help

Emeritus Professor Tan Sri Dato' Dzulkifli Abdul Razak Opinion - New Straits TimesOctober 12, 2019 Going to an alumni reunion is always a cherished experience. It fits well with the Malay proverb — tempat jatuh lagi dikenang, ini pula tempat bermain — which gives a thousand interpretations to what a...

14
Oct2019

What about dignity?

Emeritus Professor Tan Sri Dato' Dzulkifli Abdul Razak My View - The Sun Daily October 8, 2019 DIGNITY is an important virtue that has somehow lost its lustre. As the world chases after fame, name and money – dignity gets trampled along the way. Along with it, respect for life,...

14
Oct2019

USM, the varsity Hamzah built,holds pride of place for many

USM, the varsity Hamzah built,holds pride of place for many

Emeritus Professor Tan Sri Dato' Dzulkifli Abdul Razak Opinion - New Straits TimesOctober 5, 2019 UNIVERSITI Sains Malaysia’s alumni gathered recently for high tea to commemorate its Golden Jubilee. Established in 1969, the initial Universiti Pulau Pinang (UPP) became the first university outside the capital city, Kuala Lumpur. The latter...