Food Security : Ahmad Zahid wants Felcra to formulate transformation 3.0
19 Jan 2023 06:49pm
Deputy Prime Minister Datuk Seri Dr Ahmad Zahid Hamidi ( middle) = BERNAMA
Ahmad Zahid, who is also the Minister of Rural and Regional Development, said the transformation plan should be formulated as soon as possible with three main elements covering social responsibility, commercial value, and helping to achieve food security.
"Come and see me so that I can be a facilitator to empower the programmes that will be formulated.
"We have at least four years to translate the implementation of this transformation which we focus on food sufficiency and production,” he said at a press conference here today.
Earlier, he was given a briefing by the Felcra Berhad chief executive officer, Datuk Mat Roni Zakaria, who, among other things touched on the implementation of Felcra's Transformation 1.0 and 2.0, in addition to the business model and the main issues faced by the agency - BERNAMA
Package 11 of the Langat Two Phase One water project has been recognised by the Malaysia Book of Records as the longest and deepest microtunnelling twin parallel water pipeline. - BERNAMA
A resident of Bagan Teo Chew in Pulau Ketam, near here, was reported missing after a fire gutted three houses today.
Menteri Besar Datuk Onn Hafiz Ghazi, in a Facebook posting, also suggested a number of things for the federal government's consideration, including establishing imported rice subsidies until the BPT is sufficient. - FILE PIX