SHAH ALAM (Bernama) – SIRIM Bhd, through its wholly owned unit, SIRIM QAS International Sdn Bhd, will offer a 20% discount to face mask manufacturers as part of the testing and service package. certification of products from June 15 until the end of the year, subject to terms and conditions.
In a statement released today, Group Chairman and CEO Datuk Dr Ahmad Sabirin Arshad said that SIRIM will continuously strengthen the resilience of businesses, especially among local small and medium enterprises, by more than fulfilling its role mandated by the government.
“This is to ensure that SIRIM services cover important areas during the Movement Control Order by providing remote services including testing, inspections, verifications, measures to ensure safety, reliability and quality of the product sold during the period.
“Through SIRIM Industrial Research, the organization is also active in various research and development related to the COVID-19 vaccine, including manufacturing verification and other related safety testing processes,” he said. he declares.
Meanwhile, Ahmad Sabirin said the national stimulus package announced by Prime Minister Tan Sri Muhyiddin Yassin yesterday offered a clear strategy for the nation to emerge from the COVID-19 crisis.
He said the success of the plan also depends on the cooperation of various parties, including the community and industries.
“Strict adherence to standard operating procedures and obtaining herd immunity through vaccination has been shown to be effective in most countries and we believe Malaysia is now on the way to returning to normal life,” he said. he adds.