Mdm. Nor Yahati Awang has been appointed as the new Director General of Radio Television Malaysia (RTM) effective from January 2020. With many years of public service experience, her entry into the Department of Broadcasting (RTM) is set to bring fresh changes to the Organisation.
She Graduated with a Bachelor’s Degree in Human Resources from Universiti Putra Malaysia (formerly Agricultural University of Malaysia) and a Master’s Degree in International Development from the International University of Japan. She served the country with successful stints at major ministries, including Department of Public Services; Ministry of Finance; Ministry of Tourism & Culture; and the Education Service Commission. She was also chosen to participate in the government-corporate cross-fertilisation exercise for two years, serving at Blue Archipelago Berhad, a subsidiary of Khazanah Malaysia Berhad.
With over 25 years in public service, she was instrumental in planning and executing many national plans in public service management, tourism and education. Ever since coming on board at RTM, she has been actively involved in the Transformation Plan of this pioneer broadcasting organisation in Malaysia.