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Advanced Technology and Research & Development Division

Advanced Technology and Research & Development Division

Our Functions

  • Promote foreign and domestic investments in R&D activities and initiatives under Malaysia’s Lighthouse Project
  • Evaluate applications for R&D status company and tax incentives
  • Identify emerging technologies and business opportunities by strategising policies with the promotion, industry and services divisions in MIDA
  • Support and facilitate engagements between local and foreign research institutions in developing new & emerging technologies and R&D; as well as coordinating feasibility studies on new industry clusters
  • Services Covered:
    • R&D companies
    • Contract R&D companies


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Tel : +603-2267 3431
Fax : +603-2272 1779


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Advanced Technology and Research & Development Division
Level 23, MIDA Sentral
No.5, Jalan Stesen Sentral 5
Kuala Lumpur Sentral
50470 Kuala Lumpur

Contact Information

No. Name Position Direct Line Email (
1.Syed Kamal Muzaffa Syed Hassan SagaffDirector+603-2267 3636syedkamal
2.Sarojini GanesanDeputy Director+603-2267 3543sarojini
3.Nor Amira NorAhmadAssistant Director+603-2267 3623amira
4.Amir Ridwan IdrisAssistant Director+603-2267 3615amirridwan
5.Gilbert Hon Joe HangAssistant Director+603-2267 3758gilbert
6.Mohamad Arif Hakimi GhazaleAssistant Director+603-2267 3463arifhakimi
7.Nurul Aisha Abd KhalidPersonal Assistant+603-2267 3431naisha