A working visit by YB Dato 'Haji Ahmad Nazlan Idris (DIMP) Chairman of the Malaysian Rubber Board to the Post Tuel Getah untuk Pribumi (GUP) project programme was held on 29 June 2020. The visit was also graced by MRB Management as well as senior officials.
YB Dato 'Dr Mohd Khairuddin Aman Razali, Minister of Plantation Industries and Commodities (MPIC) paid a courtesy visit to the Kedah Chief Minister, YAB Haji Muhammad Sanusi Md Nor’s office on June 16, 2020.
On 3 June 2020, the Northern Regional MRB office received a courtesy visit by Ustaz Muhammad Ismi bin Mat Taib, Chairman of LGMPC. A short briefing was presented by Mr Azuan bin Adinan, Director of the Northern Regional MRB office.
On January 22, 2020, the first Town Hall Session for 2020 with the Director General of MRB (No. 1/2020) was held at the Auditorium, Akademi Hevea Malaysia, Sg. Buloh. About 200 employees attended the programme, inclusive of Higher Management, officers and support staff.
On 3 January, 2020, Mdm Teresa Kok (Minister of Primary Industries) visited the Negeri Sembilan GUP at Kg Tohor. The visit was also graced by YBhg Datuk Sankara N Nair (Chairman of the Malaysian Rubber Board), accompanied by YH Dato’ Zairossani (Director General of The Malaysian Rubber Board).
On December 17, 2019, the MRB Director General’s Assembly was held in the Theaterette Hall, Level 2, Bangunan Getah Asli. This last assembly for 2019 was attended by several representatives from MRB’s Higher Management including Dr. Faridah Ab Hanim, Mrs. Siti Hawa Sulong and Mrs. Emilia Kassim.
The 2019 IMPAC (MAI) Awards Ceremony organized by the Plantation and Commodity Institute (IMPAC) was held on 12 December, 2019, Thursday at the Hotel Tenera, Bangi in Selangor.
The 33rd International Tripartite Rubber Council (ITRC) meeting and related committee meetings were held from the 2nd to 5th December 2019 in Jakarta, Indonesia.
The MRB Innovation Awards ceremony held on November 26, 2019 was a momentous event for MRB researchers.The ceremony was officiated by YB Madam Teresa Kok, Minister of Primary Industries, at the Auditorium of Hevea Academy Malaysia, Sg. Buloh.
On November 22, 2019, a Memorandum of Understanding was signed between the Malaysian Rubber Board (MRB) and the Iskandar Regional Development Authority (IRDA). The signing ceremony was held at the Ministry of Primary Industries (MPI).