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HAPPY WORLD BOOK DAY!

Books have been taking us to series of never-ending knowledge. Open a book and you’ll drown in it – thrown into different settings and time zone makes you exhilarated and excited to explore the new world while absorbing the knowledge you found throughout the journey. The words, chapters, and pages found in a book leads …

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2016 VISITS: THE NATIONAL SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGY LIBRARY OF CHINA

On 21st April 2016, Perdana Leadership Foundation (PLF) welcomed four representatives of The National Science and Technology Library of China. The visitors were briefed on Perdana Leadership’s objectives and mission and toured the Perdana Library, posing questions to Perdana Leadership Foundation staff, Adnan and Sri, on the Foundation’s resources.Group visits to the Perdana Leadership Foundation …

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2016 VISITS: 31ST MARCH 2016

On 31st March, 2016, Perdana Leadership Foundation (PLF) welcomed 42 SMK Idris Shah students from Gopeng, Perak. The 13 to 17 year olds and their three school teachers arrived at Perdana Leadership Foundation via Putrajaya Cruise. Together with them were also Korean and Iranian tourists, giving the visit an international flavour. The visitors were briefed on Perdana Leadership Foundation’s …

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ARE YOU A GOOD LEADER IN TIMES OF CRISIS?

Creativity, intelligence, dependability, and calmness are qualities associated with the Goat. They are also good leadership qualities as each trait contributes to a leader’s problem-solving capacity, particularly during turbulent times. This Harvard Business Review article (“How A Good Leader Reacts To A Crisis”) is an excellent primer on crisis leadership, while Tun Dr. Mahathir’s closing …

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HAPPY BIRTHDAY TO THE LATE TUNKU ABDUL RAHMAN PUTRA AL-HAJ

Happy Birthday to the late Tunku Abdul Rahman Putra al-Haj, the first Prime Minister of Malaysia, who was born 8th February, one hundred and twelve years ago. Tunku was born to the Kedah Royal Family of Sultan Abdul Hamid and Che Menjalara, the fourth of eight children. He was instrumental in negotiating for Malaya’s Independence from the British …

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HAPPY NEW YEAR !

Perdana Leadership Foundation would like to wish everyone a Happy New Year. 2014 has been a year of tests for Malaysia and we hope that 2015 will prove to be a happier and more uplifting year.  For Perdana Leadership Foundation, the work continues in 2015 to archive materials related to the Prime Ministers of Malaysia, and …

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A CHAT WITH INTERNATIONAL HUMANITARIAN TAN SRI DR. JEMILAH MAHMOOD

PERDANA FOCUS A CHAT WITH INTERNATIONAL HUMANITARIAN: TAN SRI DR. JEMILAH MAHMOOD By Zarina Abu Bakar It’s always intimidating to be in the presence of an internationally- accomplished and outstanding human being whose list of achievements would fill several chapters of a book, and then some. But Tan Sri Dr. Jemilah Mahmood, , founder of …

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