Three Students Receive Bank Negara Kijang Emas Scholarship

Last update: 06/05/2014

KUALA LUMPUR, May 6 (Bernama) -- Three outstanding students, who excelled academically and succeeded in co-curricular activities and sports, today received this year's Bank Negara Malaysia Kijang Emas Scholarship.

Bank Negara Governor Tan Sri Dr Zeti Akhtar Aziz said Justin Lim Kai Ze, Nurizati Ali and Alicia Grace Loh Ern Hui also showed leadership skills and strong personality.

In her speech, she said talent development strategies, as well as, implementation, were the key priorities for the country.

"While the global economy continues to face uncertainties and significant challenges, the Malaysian economy has every potential to remain on a steady growth trajectory and move up the value chain.

"This is, however, only achievable if we can nurture the required talent," she told reporters after the scholarship award ceremony here today.....