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JOHOR BAHRU (March 26): The monitoring committee, to be set up soon, following the Sungai Kim Kim chemical waste pollution case two weeks ago, will keep an eye on the management of chemical-based fact...
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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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IN CELEBRATION of International Women's Day, Morgan Philips Group paid homage to five inspiring female entrepreneurs within the online arena and named Sharala Axryd (pic), founder and chief executive ...
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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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KUALA LUMPUR, March 23 — The relevant enforcement agencies have been urged to beef up monitoring and take stern measures to stop dumping of toxic wastes into rivers to avoid a repeat of the Sungai K...
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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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The Energy, Science, Technology, Environment and Climate Change Ministry will tender at least RM3.2bil in contracts this year involving renewable energy and energy efficiency projects.
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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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KUALA LUMPUR: The operation to clean Sungai Kim Kim will cost the authorities more than RM10mil, says Yeo Bee Yin.
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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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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 Energy, Science, Technology, Environment and Climate Change Ministry (MESTECC) will tender at least RM3.2 billion in contracts this year, involving renewable energy (RE) and energy efficiency (EE) projects.
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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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Cleaning up pollutants from the 1.5km stretch of Sungai Kim Kim in Pasir Gudang, Johor where chemicals were illegally dumped will cost approximately RM6.4mil. Environment, Science, Technology and Clim...
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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 (THE STAR/ASIA NEWS NETWORK) - Removing pollutants from the 1.5km stretch of Sungai Kim Kim where chemicals were illegally dumped earlier this month will cost approximately RM6.5 million ...
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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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KUALA LUMPUR: Cleaning up pollutants from the 1.5km stretch of Sungai Kim Kim where chemicals were illegally dumped will cost approximately RM6.5mil, says Yeo Bee Yin.
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ISKANDAR PUTERI: A total of 46 sites with pollution potential have been detected in Pasir Gudang but none are emitting toxic gases, says Energy, Technology, Science, Climate Change and Environment Minister Yeo Bee Yin.
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SHAH ALAM (March 20): The Selangor Department of Environment (DoE) has mobilised patrol teams to prevent open burning activities during the current spell of hot weather.
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Energy, Technology, Science, Climate Change and Environment Minister on Wednesday revealed that Pasir Gudang has about 46 potential illegal dumping sites, based on the findings by the scientific commi...
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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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In the aftermath of the Sungai Kim Kim incident, 46 more potential sources of pollution have been identified in Pasir Gudang, according to Energy, Technology, Science, Climate Change and Environment M...
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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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ISKANDAR PUTRI: In the aftermath of the Sungai Kim Kim incident, 46 more potential sources of pollution have been identified in the Pasir Gudang district, according to Energy, Technology, Science, Cli...
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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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KUALA LUMPUR: At late February 2019, Minister of Energy, Science, Technology, Environment and Climate Change Yeo Bee Yin revealed that there were 25 ‘dead’ rivers in Malaysia.
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ISKANDAR PUTERI: Satellite data shows that Pasir Gudang has about 46 potential illegal dumping locations, says Energy, Technology, Science, Climate Change and Environment Minister Yeo Bee Yin.
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STEM, short for Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics, is an initiative of the government to inculcate interest and increase the number of students studying science and technology related s...
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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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A large illegal dumping ground for plastics and other solid wastes has been uncovered near Machang Bubok on mainland Penang, The Star reported in an exclusive article published today.
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KUALA LUMPUR, March 20 — Several illegal dump sites for plastic and chemical waste have been found throughout peninsular Malaysia following attention on the contamination of Sungai Kim Kim in Pasir ...
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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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PASIR GUDANG: The polluted river at Pasir Gudang, which resulted in thousands of people falling ill, is now clean and safe, said Malaysia's Minister of Energy, Science, Technology, Environment and Cli...
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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: The government has declared a 1.5km stretch of Sungai Kim Kim here free from toxic pollution.
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KLANG: A tanker lorry driver has been remanded for two days to facilitate investigations into the dumping of industrial effluents into a flood retention pond in Taman Eng Ann here last Thursday.
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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, March 19 — The government is looking into energy efficiency and renewable energy (RE) to reduce electricity bills and decarbonising the government’s administration, said Minister of ...
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KUALA LUMPUR (March 19): Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad said bigger reforms on education were on the way to make national schools great again, subsequently providing quality workforce in ensuring sustainabil...
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KUALA LUMPUR, March 19 — Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad said bigger reforms on education were on the way to make national schools great again, subsequently providing quality workforce in ensuring sustainab...
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SHAH ALAM (March 19): The police arrested a lorry driver yesterday on suspicion of having dumped industrial effluents into a flood retention pond in Taman Eng Ann, Klang, near here.
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KUALA LUMPUR: The Energy, Science, Technology, Environment and Climatic Change Ministry has confirmed that it will amend the Environmental Quality Act 1974 to give it more bite.
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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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PASIR GUDANG: A total of 73 patients have been discharged from Sultanah Aminah Hospital (HSA) and Sultan Ismail Hospital (HSI) following the March 7 chemical dumping incident in Sungai Kim Kim here.
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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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KUALA LUMPUR: Dr Mahathir Mohamad today vowed to improve the standard of national schools, saying bigger reforms are on the way pending the review of the special task force which is expected to comple...
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Police yesterday arrested a lorry driver on suspicion of having dumped industrial effluents into a flood retention pond in Taman Eng Ann, Klang.
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SHAH ALAM, March 19 — The police arrested a lorry driver yesterday on suspicion of having dumped industrial effluents into a flood retention pond in Taman Eng Ann, Klang, near here.
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SHAH ALAM: The police arrested a lorry driver yesterday on suspicion of having dumped industrial effluents into a flood retention pond in Taman Eng Ann, Klang, near here.
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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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IPOH, March 18 — Perak DAP deputy chairman Abdul Aziz Bari said tiday that the allegation made by Perak Umno that the plot to remove Mentri Besar Datuk Seri Ahmad Faizal Azumu is still alive has no ...
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A total of 119 people have been discharged from Sultanah Aminah Hospital (HSA) and Sultan Ismail Hospital (HSI) as of midnight last night, following the chemical pollution incident at Sungai Kim Kim i...
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JOHOR BAHRU (March 18): The cleaning up process along 1.5 kilometres of Sungai Kim Kim, in Pasir Gudang near here,  which began on Wednesday, following dumping of toxic chemical waste there, was comp...
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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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PASIR GUDANG, March 18 — A total of 30 teams, under the Energy, Science, Technology, Environment and Climate Change Ministry, will be mobilised to monitor air quality at schools within a radius of f...
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PASIR GUDANG: Authorities have cleaned up a 1.5km stretch of Sungai Kim Kim but they are still monitoring air quality in the affected areas, said Energy, Technology, Science, Climate Change and Environment Minister Yeo Bee Yin.
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PETALING JAYA: The cleaning up process along 1.5km of Sungai Kim Kim in Pasir Gudang, Johor, following toxic chemical dumping activities has been completed today.
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JOHOR BARU: The cleaning up process along 1.5km of Sungai Kim Kim, in Pasir Gudang near here, which began on Wednesday, following dumping of toxic chemical waste there, was completed today.
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JOHOR BAHRU: The cleaning of a 1.5km stretch of Sungai Kim Kim, the source of the chemical pollution in Pasir Gudang, has been completed.
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KUALA LUMPUR, March 17 — Johor ruler Sultan Ibrahim Sultan Iskandar is angered by false allegations connecting him to a factory that allegedly caused the pollution in Pasir Gudang, which has led to ...
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The cleaning-up process along 1.5km of Sungai Kim Kim, in Pasir Gudang, which began on Wednesday following the dumping of toxic chemical waste there, was completed today.
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JOHOR BARU (Bernama): The cleaning up process along the 1.5km stretch of Sungai Kim Kim in Pasir Gudang near here, which began on Wednesday (March 13), following the dumping of toxic chemical waste in the area has been completed.
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JOHOR BAHRU, March 17 — The cleaning up process along 1.5km of Sungai Kim Kim, in Pasir Gudang near here, which began on Wednesday following dumping of toxic chemical waste there, was completed toda...
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Recently in Pasir Gudang, it is reported that an illegal tyre recycling factory had allegedly dumped chemical waste in Sungai Kim Kim in Pasir Gudang on the 6th March 2019.
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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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BANTING: The Education Ministry confirmed that 111 schools in the Pasir Gudang district were still closed due to the toxic pollution from the dumping of chemicals into the Kim Kim River.
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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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The majority of new cases registered at the medic base at the Pasir Gudang Indoor Stadium in Johor were caused by panic and anxiety.Mercy Malaysia clinical psychologist Dr Azlina Roszy Mohd Gaffar sa...
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Energy, Technology, Science, Climate Change and Environment Minister Yeo Bee Yin told a press conference in Pasir Gudang on Friday that a scientific committee has been set up to identify the cause and...
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PASIR GUDANG: Despite an improvement in air quality, the authorities are not taking any chances in preventing another possible wave of toxic fumes, says Yeo Bee Yin.
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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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PROFESSOR Rajesh Nair (pic) is a man on a mission “to reach one million students and create 100,000 entrepreneurs in 10 years".