On 15 September 2020, Prime Minister, YAB Tan Sri Muhyiddin Yassin made a working visit to Pangkor Island and chaired the 23rd Northern Corridor Implementation Authority (NCIA) meeting.
During the meeting the NCIA presented the Strategic Plan of the Northern Corridor Economic Region (NCER). Present at the event were the Minister in the Prime Minister’s Department (Economy) YB Datuk Seri Mustapa Mohamed; Finance Minister YB Tengku Datuk Seri Zafrul Tengku Abdul Aziz; Menteri Besar Perak, YB Datuk Seri Ahmad Faizal Azumu; Menteri Besar Perlis, YB Datuk Seri Azlan Man; Menteri Besar Kedah, YB Muhammad Sanusi Md Nor; Chief Minister of Penang, YB Chow Kon Yeow; Joint-Chairman (Industry) of the Malaysian Industry-Government Group for High Technology (MIGHT) Ybhg Tan Sri Dr Ahmad Tajuddin Ali and also President and Group Chief Executive Officer of Petronas, Tengku Muhammad Taufik Tengku Aziz.
The Prime Minister visited NCIA service providers’ exhibition booths that were set up to showcase their service. IUKL as one of the selected providers showcased their approach in implementing blended learning in teaching and facilitation process at the schools involved in the empowerNCER Academic programme. Other service providers were Universiti Perguruan Sultan Idris (UPSI), Superfruits Valley by FigDirect, MATA Aerotech Sdn Bhd and ViTrox Technologies Sdn. Bhd.