PUTRAJAYA – The Ministry of Plantation Industries and Commodities (MPIC) launched a ministerial-level Jalur Gemilang (National Flag) flying campaign today in conjunction with the National Day celebrations.
The event, which was launched by Datuk Douglas Uggah Embas commenced with the Jalur Gemilang song while the flag was flown by the minister, senior officials and heads of MPIC agencies at the ministry here.
This was followed by a session to handover the Jalur Gemilang to the heads of agencies under MPIC, including Malaysian Palm Oil Board, Malaysian Rubber Board, the National Kenaf and Tobacco Board, Malaysian Pepper Board, Malaysian Palm Oil Council, Malaysian Rubber Export Promotion Council, Malaysian Timber Certification Council and Malaysian Furniture Promotion Council.
Uggah also installed the flag on official vehicles of the ministry and its agencies.
In conjunction with the campaign, MPIC distributed over 1,000 flags and 1,000 car stickers to MPIC staff nationwide. – BERNAMA