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Visit to NBOS 3, Sepang Agriculture Site

10 Feb 2017Chief Executive of MiDAS, Lt Gen Dato' Suhaimi Bin Hj Mohd Zuki visit to NBOS 3 Sepang Agricultural Site on 10th February 2017.The aim of the visit is to look at the progress of rock melon planting under NBOS 3 programme. This initiative involved strategic collaboration between Malaysian Armed Forces (MAF) and Ministry of Agriculture (MOA), to be specified MARDI. It is about utilization of MAF idle land with high value agricultural product. The MAF veteran will be given training to cultivate rock melon so that they can used it to generate income once they retired.

MiDAS Dialogue 04/2017

28 February 2017 - MiDAS Dialogue Series 04/2017 titled “Terrorism” was successfully organised by the Malaysian Institute of Defence and Security (MiDAS) on the 28th February 2017, at MiDAS Auditorium, Ministry of Defence, and Kuala Lumpur. The talk was delivered by Lt Gen Vinod G Khandare, Director General Defence Intelligence Agency (DG DIA) India. He deliberated and gave an insight into terrorism / militancy activities within India and its border. It generated a healthy discussion with participants posing numerous questions that require in-depth and detailed information from the speakers. The visit ended with exchange of memento.

 

Discussion on the establishment of King Salman Centre for International Peace (KSCIP)- Team 3 (Content)

14 March 2017- A discussion on the establishment of King Salman Centre for International Peace (KSCIP) - Team 3 (Content) between MinDef and Universiti Sains Islam Malaysia (USIM) was held at MiDAS. The discussion was chaired by Lt Gen Dato' Suhaimi bin Hj Mohd Zuki, MiDAS Chief Executive. The USIM delegation led by Prof Dato Dr. Musa Ahmad, Vice Chancellor of USIM was also given an insight into MiDAS organisation and its function as a think tank for MinDef. As a token of appreciation Puan Siti Salmiah, CDSRC Senior Officer presented Prof Dato Dr. Musa Ahmad with MiDAS's publication.

The establishment of King Salman Centre International Peace (KSCIP)- 2nd Commitee Meeting

Langkawi, 20 March 2017- A 2nd Meeting for the establishement of King Salman Centre for International Peace (KSCIP) was successfully held at Ombak Villa, Langkawi was jointly chaired by Secretary General of the Ministry of Defence, Hon. Dato 'Sri Abdul Rahim bin Mohamad Radzi and YB Senator Dato' Dr. Ashraf Wajdi Bin Dato 'Dusuki .The meeting was also attended by Deputy Secretary General (Development),Datuk Zaiton binti Johari;Deputy Secretary General (Management), Dato 'Mohammad Foad bin Hj Abdullah;Deputy Secretary General (Policy), Dato 'Junaidah binti Kamarruddin and Chief Executive Midas, Lt Gen Dato 'Hj Suhaimi Mohd Zuki.