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Topic: Environment and Climate Change

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PUTRAJAYA (March 26): The solid waste disposal operations at the CEP 1 Estate Sanitary Landfill in Simpang Renggam, Johor, will be terminated from today, following reports of leachate overflow into a ...
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PETALING JAYA (March 25): The government will hold an open tender exercise for companies interested in developing a waste-to-energy management system for safer waste disposal in the country.
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PETALING JAYA: The government will hold an open tender exercise for companies interested in developing a waste-to-energy (WTE) management systems for safer waste disposal in the country.
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PETALING JAYA: The government will hold an open tender exercise for companies interested in developing a waste-to-energy (WTE) management system for safer waste disposal.
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THE Centre for Environment, Technology and Development, Malaysia (Cetdem) wishes to mark yesterday’s World Water Day by stating that Malaysia needs urgently to ensure the whole water cycle is sustai...
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MARCH 22 — The Human Rights Commission of Malaysia (Suhakam) has been following closely the developments concerning the hazardous and illegal chemical discharge into Sungai Kim Kim in Johor affectin...
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KUALA LUMPUR: The ministry of energy, science, technology, environment and climate change has estimated RM1 billion worth of potential business opportunities for the private sector under the Net Energ...
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PETALING JAYA: Energy, Science, Technology, Environment and Climate Change Minister Yeo Bee Yin has hinted that there could be more large-scale solar (LSS) projects in the pipeline, which would be a boon for energy players in the market.
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KINI ROUNDUP | Key headlines you may have missed yesterday, in brief. 1.
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KUALA LUMPUR (March 21): The government is looking into the possibility to introduce a new law to compel polluters of the environment to pay for the cleanup operations and other damages that they ha...
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Putrajaya is looking into the possibility of introducing a new law to compel polluters to pay for environmental cleanup operations and other damages that they cause.
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KUALA LUMPUR: The government is looking into the possibility of introducing a law to compel those who pollute the environment to pay for the cost of clean-up operations and other damages caused.
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KUALA LUMPUR, March 21 — The government is looking into the possibility to introduce a new law to compel polluters of the environment to pay for the cleanup operations and other damages that they ha...
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KUALA LUMPUR (March 21): The government will be tendering out at least RM3.2 billion worth of projects this year, involving renewable energy (RE) and energy efficiency (EE), according to Energy, Scien...
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JOHOR: In the aftermath of the Sungai Kim Kim incident, 46 more potential sources of pollution have been identified in the Pasir Gudang district.
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PUTRAJAYA: A total of 5,848 patients were treated since March 8 due to the effects of chemical waste pollution in Sungai Kim Kim, Pasir Gudang, Johor.
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KOTA ISKANDAR, March 20 — The government has been urged to establish a standard operating procedure (SOP) for hazardous chemical disasters in light of the Sungai Kim Kim incident in Pasir Gudang, an...
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STIFFER penalties await environmental polluters once the Environmental Quality Act 1974 is amended, says Deputy Energy, Science, Technology, Environment and Climate Change Minister Isnaraissah Munirah Majilis.
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KINI ROUNDUP | Here are key headlines you may have missed yesterday, in brief. 1.
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JOHOR BAHRU (March 19): The Kim Kim River, which was polluted following the dumping of chemical wastes 13 days ago, is confirmed clean and safe, said Energy, Science, Technology, Environment and Clima...
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JOHOR BARU: The Kim Kim River, which was polluted following the dumping of chemical wastes 13 days ago, is confirmed clean and safe, said Energy, Science, Technology, Environment and Climate Change Mi...
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Sungai Kim Kim in Pasir Gudang, which was polluted following the dumping of chemical waste 13 days ago, is now confirmed clean and safe, according to Energy, Science, Technology, Environment and Clima...
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JOHOR BAHRU: Another chemical waste dumping ground has been found along the Johor Bahru-bound Pasir Gudang Highway near Sungai Masai here.
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PETALING JAYA: The section of Sungai Kim Kim where toxic waste was illegally dumped has been declared safe but authorities will monitor the situation for 15 days.
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JOHOR BARU: A new site believed to be another chemical waste dumping ground was found along the Johor Baru-bound Pasir Gudang Highway, near Sungai Masai, here.
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PASIR GUDANG, March 19 — The section of Sungai Kim Kim where toxic waste was illegally dumped has been cleaned up and is now safe, Energy, Science, Technology, Environment and Climate Change Ministe...
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KUALA LUMPUR: Putrajaya is mulling amendments to the Environmental Quality Act 1974 following the toxic pollution in Pasir Gudang, Johor, which saw thousands seeking medical treatment.
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KUALA LUMPUR: There are plans to amend the Environmental Quality Act 1974 to impose stiffer penalties for those guilty of environmental pollution says Deputy Energy, Science, Technology, Environment and Climate Change Minister Isnaraissah Munirah Majilis.
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JOHOR BAHRU (March 18): The air quality in Pasir Gudang is improving while monitoring continues to ensure the condition is really stable since the district was hit by the effects of chemical waste pol...
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JOHOR BAHRU (March 18): The air quality in Pasir Gudang is improving while monitoring continues to ensure the condition is really stable since the district was hit by the effects of chemical waste pol...
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JOHOR BARU: The air quality in Pasir Gudang is improving while monitoring continues to ensure the condition is really stable since the district was hit by the effects of chemical waste pollution of Su...
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JOHOR BARU: The air quality in Pasir Gudang is improving while monitoring continues to ensure the condition is really stable since the district was hit by the effects of chemical waste pollution of Su...
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JOHOR BAHRU: Malaysian police have arrested nine people over the illegal dumping of chemical waste into Sungai Kim Kim, which caused a wave of poisoning cases in Pasir Gudang.
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JOHOR BAHRU: A total of 119 people have been discharged from Sultanah Aminah Hospital (HSA) and Sultan Ismail Hospital (HSI) as of midnight last night, following chemical pollution in Sungai Kim Kim i...
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The environmental and health crisis engulfing Pasir Gudang in Johor reveals our utter unpreparedness in dealing with an environmental crisis.
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JOHOR BARU: The team cleaning up the chemical pollution in Sungai Kim Kim has just two days left to ensure that work is completed on schedule, according to Energy, Science, Technology, Environment and...
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The team cleaning up the chemical pollution in Sungai Kim Kim has just two days left to ensure that work is completed on schedule, said Energy, Science, Technology, Environment and Climate Change Mini...
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The Education Ministry confirms that 111 schools in the Pasir Gudang district are still closed due to the toxic pollution from the dumping of chemicals into the KimKim River on Thursday.
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Yang di-Pertuan Agong Al-Sultan Abdullah Ri'ayatuddin Al-Mustafa Billah Shah today expressed his sympathy for victims of the chemical contamination in Pasir Gudang, Johor, and prayed for their recover...
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KUALA LUMPUR, March 16 — Yang di-Pertuan Agong Al-Sultan Abdullah Ri’ayatuddin Al-Mustafa Billah Shah today expressed his sympathy for victims of the chemical contamination in Pasir Gudang, Johor,...
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JOHOR BAHARU (March 15): The Ministry of Energy, Science, Technology, Environment and Climate Change (MESTECC) today set up a scientific committee to study the causes and solutions for chemical waste ...
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JOHOR BAHARU (March 15): The clean-up exercise at Sungai Kim Kim has filled up 350 large bags of tainted earth and 350 tonnes of polluted water so far.
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JOHOR BARU, March 15 — The clean-up exercise at Sungai Kim Kim has produced 350 jumbo bags of tainted earth and 350 tonnes of polluted water so far.
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JOHOR BARU, March 15 — Works to clean up Sungai Kim Kim in Pasir Gudang are running smoothly with various public and private agencies working closely together to keep the chemical pollution containe...
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PASIR GUDANG, March 15 — The government today announced that the Pasir Gudang toxic fume incident is contained and the situation is improving, following a massive clean-up of the main affected stret...
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Police have denied arresting any individual in relation to the suspected toxic waste dumping in Pasir Gudang.Inspector-General of Police Mohamad Fuzi Harun said this when asked about media reports tha...
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KUCHING: Large hydroelectric dams will only be considered as a "last resort" as Malaysia moves towards its 20% renewable energy target by 2020, says deputy Energy, Science, Technology, Environment and Climate Change minister Isnaraissah Munirah Majilis.
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KUALA LUMPUR (March 15): An atmospheric science and climate change expert has urged the authorities to continuously monitor the air in not only Pasir Gudang but also other areas nearby to determine th...
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KUALA LUMPUR: The government is conducting a thorough inspection of all chemical plants in and around Pasir Gudang in response to the chemical dumping incident there.
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KUALA LUMPUR (March 14): The main focus now in addressing the Pasir Gudang chemical pollution problem is to complete a river purification exercise within the next one week, said Energy, Science, Techn...
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KUALA LUMPUR: Deputy Energy, Science, Technology, Environment and Climate Change Minister Isnaraissah Munirah Majilis says the ministry has deployed resources from other states to Johor to check all 254 chemical factories in the Pasir Gudang area within three days.
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KUALA LUMPUR (March 14): The main focus now in addressing the Pasir Gudang chemical pollution problem is to complete a river purification exercise within the next one week, said Energy, Science, Techn...
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Energy, Science, Technology, Environment and Climate Change Minister Yeo Bee Yin on Thursday said that the Government is focusing all its effort on cleaning up contamination in Sungai Kim Kim in Pasir...
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JOHOR BAHRU: Today’s prosecution of the owner of an illegal tyre recycling factory which allegedly dumped chemical waste in a river in Pasir Gudang, triggering a health crisis, has been postponed.
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KUALA LUMPUR, March 14 — Energy, Science, Technology, Environment and Climate Change Minister Yeo Bee Yin today requested manufacturers with scheduled waste or toxic waste not to panic and dump thei...
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KUALA LUMPUR: Pasir Gudang MP Hassan Karim today urged the Pakatan Harapan (PH) government to declare an emergency in his constituency, following the toxic pollution that hit Sungai Kim Kim there.
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KUALA LUMPUR, March 14 — With over nine lives on the line, federal lawmakers set aside their political differences to push for a state of emergency to be declared in Pasir Gudang, Johor.
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PETALING JAYA: The toxic waste dumped into a river in Pasir Gudang, Johor, has claimed more victims.
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PASIR GUDANG, March 13 — The Johor state government has declared that the toxic fumes situation along Sungai Kim Kim is under control, even though more schools were closed by the Education Ministry ...
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JOHOR BAHRU (March 13): One of three men suspected to have dumped chemical waste in Sungai Kim Kim in Pasir Gudang is to be charged in court as early as tomorrow, Energy, Science, Technology, Environ...
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JOHOR BARU: One of three men suspected to have dumped chemical waste into Sungai Kim Kim in Pasir Gudang is to be charged in court as early as tomorrow, according to Energy, Science, Technology, Envir...
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One of three men suspected to have dumped chemical waste in Sungai Kim Kim  in Pasir Gudang is to be charged in court tomorrow, Energy, Science, Technology, Environment and Climate Change Minister Ye...
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JOHOR BAHRU: One of three men suspected to have dumped chemical waste in Sungai Kim Kim in Pasir Gudang is to be charged in court as early as tomorrow, Energy, Science, Technology, Environment and Cli...
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JOHOR BAHRU (March 13): One of three men suspected to have dumped chemical waste in Sungai Kim Kim in Pasir Gudang is to be charged in court as early as tomorrow, Energy, Science, Technology, Environm...
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PUTRAJAYA: Energy, Science, Technology, Environment and Climate Change Minister Yeo Bee Yin has tied the knot with IOI Properties Group Bhd chief executive officer Lee Yeow Seng in a low-key affair he...
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PUTRAJAYA: Energy, Science, Technology, Environment and Climate Change Minister Yeo Bee Yin tied the knot with IOI Properties Group Bhd CEO Lee Yeow Seng in a low-key affair here today.
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KUALA LUMPUR (March 11): IOI Properties Group Bhd CEO Lee Yeow Seng and Energy, Science, Technology, Environment and Climate Change Minister Yeo Bee Yin registered their marriage today.
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KUALA LUMPUR (March 11): IOI Properties Group Bhd CEO Lee Yeow Seng and Energy, Science, Technology, Environment and Climate Change Minister Yeo Bee Yin registered their marriage today.
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Energy, Science, Technology, Environment and Climate Change Minister Yeo Bee Yin and IOI Properties Group Bhd CEO Lee Yeow Seng tied the knot today.
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A pollution charge of 20 sen will be implemented in the Federal Territories, effective March 15, said Federal Territories Minister Khalid Samad.
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PUTRAJAYA, March 10 — A pollution charge of 20 sen will be implemented in the Federal Territories, effective March 15, said Federal Territories Minister Khalid Abd Samad.
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JOHOR BARU, March 9 — The Department of Environment (DOE) and Johor Department of Chemistry will use three methods to track down the guilty party behind the dumping of hazardous waste in Sungai Kim ...
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JOHOR BARU (Bernama): The Environment Department (DOE) and the Johor Chemistry Department will use three methods to track down the guilty party behind the dumping of hazardous waste in Sungai Kim Kim on Wednesday (March 6) that caused 79 people to fall sick.
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KUALA LUMPUR: Malaysia stands to benefit when women are encouraged to join and stay in the workforce, says Energy, Science, Technology, Environment and Climate Change Minister Yeo Bee Yin.
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PETALING JAYA: Although Malaysia has yet to achieve 30% women’s representation in politics, women activists say there is progress we can celebrate on International Women’s Day today.
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KUANTAN: Lynas Sdn Bhd needs to suspend the production of the water leach purification (WLP) residue at its rare earth refinery here if it fails to dispose of the existing waste by September.
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KUALA LUMPUR, Mar 2 — Bentong MP Wong Tack has demanded Australian rare-earths mining corporation Lynas shut down its operations in Gebeng, Pahang, following its admission the conditions imposed by ...
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SEREMBAN (Feb 26): A total of 139 illegal plastic waste recycling factories, which violated the Environmental Quality Act 1974, have been closed from January to-date.
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SEREMBAN: A total of 139 illegal plastic waste recycling factories, which violated the Environmental Quality Act 1974, have been closed from January to date.
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KOTA KINABALU, Feb 25 — A total of 139 illegal plastic waste recycling factories which violated the Environmental Quality Act 1974 have been closed from January to date.
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SEREMBAN: The authorities have shut down 139 plastic recycling premises which had either been operating illegally or contravened provisions in the Environment Quality Act since last July after an estimated 750,000 metric tonnes of plastic waste were shipped into the country.
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KUALA LUMPUR, Feb 19 ― The Water, Land and Natural Resources Ministry must state whether it has consulted the relevant authority on its move to lift the moratorium on bauxite mining as it does not h...
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WHAT once seemed impossible to start has begun, what was once a habit that seemed impossible to change has started to turn around.
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YOURSAY | ‘When we disregard and destroy nature's gifts, there will be lessons.’ Teeing off in a forest reserve Fair Malaysian: Have these people no conscience at all?
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PUTRAJAYA: Energy, Science, Technology, Environment and Climate Change Minister Yeo Bee Yin says she will give an update soon on the status of remaining illegal plastic recycling factories in Port Kla...
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KUALA LUMPUR (Feb 7): The plan to retrofit 50 government buildings with energy-efficient lighting and appliances by this year is an exciting prospect for Cenergi SEA Sdn Bhd, the renewable energy comp...
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MUAR (Feb 4): The practice of waste separation and recycling in the community is still low and has caused more solid waste generated in the country, says Energy, Science, Technology, Environment and...
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MUAR: The practice of waste separation and recycling in the community is still low and has caused more solid waste generated in the country, says Energy, Science, Technology, Environment and Climate C...
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MUAR (Bernama): Waste separation and recycling is still not being practised as much as it should,, leading to more solid waste generated in the country, says Energy, Science, Technology, Environment and Climate Change minister Yeo Bee Yin.
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MUAR, Feb 3 — The practice of waste separation and recycling in the community is still low and has caused more solid waste generated in the country, says Energy, Science, Technology, Environment a...
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PETALING JAYA • Speculation is swirling about Malaysian minister Yeo Bee Yin after the Sin Chew Daily reported that she will be marrying Mr Lee Yeow Seng, a scion of a prominent property development...
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PETALING JAYA (THE STAR/ASIA NEWS NETWORK) - Is Yeo Bee Yin getting married?
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ENERGY, Science, Technology, Envi­ronment and Cli­mate Change Minister Yeo Bee Yin (pic) is said to be marrying IOI Properties Group CEO Lee Yeow Seng in Kuala Lumpur on March 29, according to Sin Chew Daily.
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PETALING JAYA: Is Yeo Bee Yin getting married? Sin Chew Daily reported that the Energy, Science, Technology, Environment and Climate Change Minister will be marrying IOI Properties Group Bhd CEO Lee Yeow Seng on March 29.
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PUTRAJAYA (Jan 30): A total of 66,600 poor and hardcore poor households registered and verified under e-Kasih have received their monthly electricity bill rebate of RM40 each effective Jan 1, this y...
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PUTRAJAYA: A total of 66,600 poor and hardcore poor households who registered and verified under e-Kasih have received their monthly electricity bill rebate of RM40 each effective Jan 1, this year, ac...
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A total of 66,600 poor and hardcore poor households, registered and verified under e-Kasih, have received their monthly electricity bill rebate of RM40 each effective Jan 1 this year, according to Ene...
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PUTRAJAYA (Jan 28): The Electricity Supply Industries Trust Account (AAIBE) will be used in stages to solve the electricity supply problems of Peninsular Malaysia and Sabah, says Minister of Energy, S...
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KUALA LIPIS (Jan 24): The Telom Hydroelectric Dam Project near here was not cancelled because of the upcoming Cameron Highlands by-election, said  Energy, Science, Technology, Environment and Cli...