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Byline: M. Ganeshadeva
I REFER to the news report "Be precise like the Japanese" (NST, April 21) in which Prime Minister Datuk Seri Najib Razak was reported as saying that Malaysians must discard the lebih kurang (more or less) attitude and instead be meticulous like the Japanese.
He was also quoted as saying: "We are ready to create a more vibrant and fertile research environment that would support a more creative and innovative investment ecosystem, contributing to the synergetic wellbeing of both nations." Besides the Japanese penchant for precision, they are also instilled with a firm commitment to excellence - to be dai ichhi in whatever they do, a passion to be …