• Short Summary

    CANADA'S BIGGEST COLOMBO PLAN CONTRIBUTION TO MALAYSIA IS 100,000 MALAYSIAN DOLLARS-WORTH OF TECHNICAL EQUIPMENT, GIVEN TO THE TECHNICAL TEACHERS' TRAINING COLLEGE IN KUALA LUMPUR.

  • Description

    CANADA'S BIGGEST COLOMBO PLAN CONTRIBUTION TO MALAYSIA IS 100,000 MALAYSIAN DOLLARS-WORTH OF TECHNICAL EQUIPMENT, GIVEN TO THE TECHNICAL TEACHERS' TRAINING COLLEGE IN KUALA LUMPUR.

    THE PRINCIPLE OF THE COLLEGE IS MR. S.P. DIDCOTE, WHO HOLDS REGULAR MEETINGS WITH THE CANADIAN COLOMBO PLAN INSTRUCTORS.

    STUDENTS ATTENDING THESE CLASSES ARE TEACHERS BY PROFESSION, ATTACHED TO VARIOUS TECHNICAL SECONDARY SCHOOLS IN THE COUNTRY.

    THE LATEST ISSUE OF THE BROCHURE, "THE COLOMBO PLAN", DESCRIBES MALAYSIA AS ONE OF THE BIGGEST SPOTS IN SOUTH AND SOUTH-EAST ASIA. IT SAYS MALAYSIA IS NO LONGER A RECIPIENT COUNTRY, BUT THAT IN THE PAST FEW YEARS, IT HAS CONTRIBUTED STEADILY TO THE REGION'S PROGRESS, PARTICULARLY IN THE TECHNICAL FIELD.

    IN SPITE OF THE MANY PROBLEMS OF A GROWING NATION, MALAYSIA PROVIDES VALUABLE LESSONS TO COUNTRIES IN THE REGION. THE COUNTRY IS PROVING HOW PEOPLES OF DIVERGENT RACES AND RELIGIOUS CAN LIVE TOGETHER IN HARMONY AND CONTRIBUTE TO THE COMMON GOOD.

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    Film ID:
    VLVA775LP6GPCEQ1R4CLGPAP6B6Z6
    Media URN:
    VLVA775LP6GPCEQ1R4CLGPAP6B6Z6
    Group:
    Reuters - Source to be Verified
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    15/03/1964
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:23:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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