The Project Under National Blue Ocean Strategy
The Incorporation of Engineering and Food Technology Concepts for Entrepreneurs in the Snack Food Industry among the Single Mother Community in Kuantan, Pahang
Dr. Abdul Latif bin Tobi
17 April - 17 September (6 Months)
Area Bandar Kuantan, Pahang
Community, single mothers
NBOS 8 grant RM20,000.00
This project aims to enhance the efficiency and production quality of snack food by single mothers by improving the technical aspects as well as food engineering. This project is expected to increase the income of the single mother community.
The Detection of Myopia among Religious School Students in Batu Pahat District (Private funding)
Mr Abd Hamid bin Yusof
October 17 - December 17
Batu Pahat district
Tahfiz school students
Bank Rakyat Malaysia
This project aims to detect myopia (short-sightedness) among Tahfiz school students. Myopia is one of the obstacles which affect student achievement. Vision screening and eye exams will be carried out among the students during the project. Ophthalmologists will share their expertise in myopia detection with the teachers at the Tahfiz school so that the teachers will also be able to detect myopia among students in the long term. Students who require further treatment will be referred to the hospital and those who have myopia will be advised to wear spectacles.