By Khairul Anuar Muhamad Noh
SUBANG JAYA, 10 Nov - Universiti Putra Malaysia (UPM) received the SIRIM Quality Award 2017 under the category of government agencies as a recognition for its quality management that meets the national and international standards in conjunction with the SIRIM Industry 2017 event.
The SIRIM award presented to UPM assessed 5 criteria namely, management commitment, implementation of a quality management system based on ISO standard, 5S, quality team, productivity & innovation and organisational performance.
The award was presented by the Deputy Minister of Science, Technology and Innovation, Datuk Dr Abu Bakar Mohamad Diah who represented the Minister, Datuk Seri Wilfred Madius Tangau.
A total of seven organisations received the SIRIM Quality Award 2017 in recognition of their quality management level that meets both the national and international standards.
Besides UPM, the Selangor Zakat Board also received an award for the category of government agencies. Other organisations that also received an award were Gamuda Berhad, TNB Janamanjung Sdn. Bhd. and Malaysia Airports Sdn. Bhd., Menara Kuala Lumpur Sdn. Bhd. and Indkom Engineering Sdn. Bhd.
Also present were the Minister in the Prime Minister's Department, Datuk Paul Low Seng Kuan, SIRIM Chairman, Tan Sri Dr Ahmad Tajuddin Ali and SIRIM President and Group Chief Executive, Prof Dr Ahmad Fadzil Mohamad Hani.
Updated:: 30/11/2017 [syifarida]
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