Wed, 27 Mar 2019, 4:34 AM
ADVERTISE in The Malaysian Pulse!

Topic: Sungai

The Edge Markets:
Share
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...
The Star:
Share
JOHOR BARU: A used tyre-processing company and two of its directors pleaded not guilty at the Sessions Court here to a total of 45 charges for polluting Sungai Kim Kim in Pasir Gudang.
theSun:
Share
KUALA LUMPUR: Deputy Prime Minister Datuk Seri Dr Wan Azizah Wan Ismail said today the government has yet to decide on the quantum of compensation for the people affected by toxic fumes resulting from...
The Edge Markets:
Share
KUALA LUMPUR (March 25): Deputy Prime Minister Datuk Seri Dr Wan Azizah Wan Ismail said today the government has yet to decide on the quantum of compensation for the people affected by toxic fumes res...
Malay Mail:
Share
KUALA LUMPUR, March 25 — Deputy Prime Minister Datuk Seri Dr Wan Azizah Wan Ismail said today the government has yet to decide on the quantum of compensation for the people affected by toxic fumes r...
The Star:
Share
JOHOR BARU: Johor police are working with their Singaporean counterparts to track down a man in his 30s in connection with the Sungai Kim Kim chemical waste pollution case.
The Star:
Share
KUANTAN: It is unfair to compare Lynas’ residue with the Sungai Kim Kim pollution, says the company’s radiation safety general manager Prof Dr Ismail Bahari.
Malaysiakini:
Share
KINI ROUNDUP | Key headlines you may have missed yesterday, in brief. 1.
Malaysiakini:
Share
Police are hunting for a Singaporean man to assist in investigations into the Sungai Kim Kim chemical waste pollution case in Pasir Gudang, Johor.
Free Malaysia Today:
Share
KUANTAN: There is no basis to claim that Lynas Advanced Materials Plant (LAMP) in Gebeng, near here, could cause a similar chemical waste contamination as in Pasir Gudang, Johor, says Lynas Malaysia R...
Malay Mail:
Share
KUANTAN, March 24 — There is no basis to claim that Lynas Advanced Materials Plant (LAMP) in Gebeng, near here, could cause a similar chemical waste contamination incident in Pasir Gudang, Johor, to...
Malay Mail:
Share
JOHOR BARU, March 24 — Johor police chief Datuk Mohd Khalil Kader Mohd today confirmed that three individuals have been charged in connection with the illegal dumping of toxic waste into Sungai Kim ...
Malay Mail:
Share
KUALA LUMPUR, March 24 — Authorities presented three people at the Sessions Court in Johor Baru this morning to face charges of illegally dumping toxic waste into Sungai Kim Kim in Pasir Gudang earl...
theSun:
Share
JOHOR BARU: The Sultan of Johor, Sultan Ibrahim Almarhum Sultan Iskandar has called on the government to immediately step up enforcement and control against all factories using toxic chemicals.
Malaysiakini:
Share
The Sultan of Johor, Sultan Ibrahim Almarhum Sultan Iskandar has called on the government to immediately step up enforcement and control against all factories using toxic chemicals.
Free Malaysia Today:
Share
JOHOR BAHRU: The Sultan of Johor, Sultan Ibrahim Almarhum Sultan Iskandar, has called on the government to immediately step up enforcement and control against all factories using toxic chemicals.
Malay Mail:
Share
JOHOR BARU, March 23 — The Sultan of Johor, Sultan Ibrahim Almarhum Sultan Iskandar has called on the government to immediately step up enforcement and control against all factories using toxic chem...
The Star:
Share
JOHOR BARU: The Department of Environ­ment (DOE) will continue to monitor the air quality surrounding Sungai Kim Kim despite the closing of the inter-department operations in Pasir Gudang.
theSun:
Share
JOHOR BARU: All 111 schools in the Pasir Gudang area, which closed following the Sungai Kim Kim chemical waste pollution incident, will re-open on March 31, according to Johor Education Department dep...
The Star:
Share
JOHOR BARU (Bernama): All 111 schools in the Pasir Gudang area closed following the Sungai Kim Kim chemical waste pollution incident will re-open on March 31.
Malaysiakini:
Share
All 111 schools in the Pasir Gudang area closed following the Sungai Kim Kim chemical waste pollution incident will reopen on March 31, said Johor Education Department deputy director Azman Adnan.
The Star:
Share
JOHOR BARU (Bernama): The laboratory test results of fish samples from farms around Pasir Gudang over the chemical waste dumping incident in Sungai Kim Kim are expected to be ready in the next few days.
Malay Mail:
Share
JOHOR BARU, March 22 — The laboratory test results of fish samples from farms around Pasir Gudang over the chemical waste dumping incident in Sungai Kim Kim are expected to be ready in the next few ...
Free Malaysia Today:
Share
BUKIT MERTAJAM: Federal environmental regulators today declared an illegal dumpsite found at an oil palm estate at Bukit Teh here to be filled with “municipal waste” and rejected animal feed from ...
The Straits Times:
Share
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 ...
The Edge Markets:
Share
KUALA LUMPUR (March 20): Based on corporate announcements and news flow today, companies that may be in focus on Thursday (March 21) may include the following: Sime Darby Plantation Bhd, Lotte Chemica...
Malay Mail:
Share
ISKANDAR PUTERI, March 20 — Authorities have identified 46 potential hazardous illegal dumping sites in Pasir Gudang, minister Yeo Bee Yin said today.
The Star:
Share
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.
The Edge Markets:
Share
KUALA LUMPUR (March 20): Lotte Chemical Titan Holding Bhd (LCT) today said its plants in Pasir Gudang and Tanjung Langsat were operating under normal conditions.
The Star:
Share
PASIR GUDANG: Police have arrested two more people over the Sungai Kim Kim chemical dumping incident here.
Free Malaysia Today:
Share
JOHOR BAHRU: Another chemical waste dumping ground has been found along the Johor Bahru-bound Pasir Gudang Highway near Sungai Masai here.
theSun:
Share
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.
theSun:
Share
KUALA LUMPUR: Indah Water Konsortium (IWK) Sdn Bhd has stressed that the treated water from the sewage treatment plants it maintains was not released into Sungai Kim Kim at Pasir Gudang.
theSun:
Share
KUALA LUMPUR: Another 15 residents in Pasir Gudang have been admitted to the hospital as of Monday (18 March), to receive medical treatment.
The Star:
Share
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.
Malaysiakini:
Share
National sewage company Indah Water Konsortium Sdn Bhd (IWK) has assured that none of its sewage treatment plants in Pasir Gudang releases waste into Sungai Kim Kim, the site of recent illegal chemica...
The Straits Times:
Share
JOHOR BARU (THE STAR/ASIA NEWS NETWORK) - Johor ruler Sultan Ibrahim Ibni Almarhum Sultan Iskandar has cancelled two events held in conjunction with His Majesty's birthday.
The Star:
Share
JOHOR BARU: Police have arrested nine men in connection with the Sungai Kim Kim toxic chemical pollution in the Pasir Gudang district.Inspector-General of Police Tan Sri Mohamad Fuzi Harun said two of them were detained here while seven others were caught outside Johor Baru on Sunday.
The Straits Times:
Share
PASIR GUDANG (Johor) • The unsung heroes working to contain the Sungai Kim Kim chemical pollution in Pasir Gudang, Johor, are forced to endure long hours not just to treat the victims, but also to h...
Star TV:
Share
Five blue barrels, believed to contain chemicals, have been discovered near Sungai Sembilan at the Taman Tanjung Puteri Resort, which is just 2km away from Sungai Kim Kim.Read more at https://www.the...
Malaysiakini:
Share
The Johor State Fisheries Office has set up a special action committee to investigate and monitor samples and water quality parameters for fish farms around Pasir Gudang following the contamination of...
The Edge Markets:
Share
The environmental and health crisis engulfing Pasir Gudang in Johor reveals our utter unpreparedness in dealing with an environmental crisis.
The Straits Times:
Share
PASIR GUDANG (THE STAR/ASIA NEWS NETWORK) - The unsung heroes working to contain the Sungai Kim Kim chemical pollution in Pasir Gudang are forced to endure long hours not just to treat the victims, bu...
The Star:
Share
PASIR GUDANG: The unsung heroes working to contain the Sungai Kim Kim chemical pollution in Pasir Gudang are forced to endure long hours not just to treat the victims, but also carry out detection for chemical substances around the area, collect samples and even carry out cleaning works.More than a dozen agencies have been involved in the process for the past 11 days. They are mobilised from around the country.
theSun:
Share
JOHOR BARU: Police are conducting more patrols to enhance the security of houses left by residents around Pasir Gudang.
Malaysiakini:
Share
Johor Menteri Besar Osman Sapian today explained his trip to Batam, Indonesia amid criticism that he should have remained in a state during a toxic crisis which has affected at least 3,555 people, wit...
Malay Mail:
Share
JOHOR BARU, March 17 — Police are conducting more patrols to enhance security of houses left by residents around Pasir Gudang.
theSun:
Share
JOHOR BARU: The Social Welfare Department (JKM) has brought in 13 psychologists to help victims deal with trauma and extreme anxiety following the Sungai Kim Kim chemical waste pollution near Pasir Gu...
theSun:
Share
JOHOR BARU: Relevant agencies and local authorities should intensify monitoring to check pollution of rivers in the state.
Malay Mail:
Share
JOHOR BARU, March 16 — Relevant agencies and local authorities should intensify monitoring to check pollution of rivers in the state.
theSun:
Share
JOHOR BARU: Victims of the Sungai Kim Kim chemical waste pollution have suffered a one-off acute exposure and that is expected to have any long-term chronic effects on their health, according to Healt...
Free Malaysia Today:
Share
JOHOR BAHRU: Health Minister Dzulkefly Ahmad today allayed fears that the Sungai Kim Kim chemical waste pollution would have a long-term chronic effect on victims’ health.
Malaysiakini:
Share
Victims of the Sungai Kim Kim chemical waste pollution suffered a one-off acute exposure and it’s not expected to have any long-term chronic effect on their health, said Health Minister Dzulkefly Ah...
Malay Mail:
Share
PASIR GUDANG, March 16 — Health Minister Datuk Seri Dr Dzulkefly Ahmad today said that eight victims of Sungai Kim Kim’s toxic fume inhalation who are currently warded at the Intensive Care Unit (...
The Star:
Share
JOHOR BAHRU (Bernama): Victims of the Sungai Kim Kim chemical waste pollution suffered a one-off acute exposure and it's not expected to have any long-term chronic effect on their health, says Health Minister Datuk Seri Dr Dzulkefly Ahmad.
theSun:
Share
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...
Malaysiakini:
Share
The air quality over Pasir Gudang has been deemed to be safe for now but the agencies involved in “Ops Kim Kim” are continuing monitoring round the clock.
Malaysiakini:
Share
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...
Malaysiakini:
Share
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.
The Star:
Share
JOHOR BARU: Suppliers and traders should not take advantage of the Sungai Kim Kim chemical pollution in Pasir Gudang to unreasonably increase the prices of goods, says State Women Development and Tourism Committee chairman Liow Cai Tung.
Star TV:
Share
The Fire and Rescue Department has deployed detection teams to carry out air, water and soil samples near Sungai Kim Kim to check the level of chemical pollution in Pasir Gudang.Johor Fire and Rescue ...
Malay Mail:
Share
JOHOR BARU, March 15 — The state government has urged suppliers and traders not to take advantage of the Sungai Kim Kim chemical pollution crisis by hiking up prices of face mask unreasonably.
Free Malaysia Today:
Share
PETALING JAYA: Former natural resources and environment minister Wan Junaidi Tuanku Jaafar has called on Putrajaya not to underestimate the situation in Sungai Kim Kim, Pasir Gudang, as noxious fumes ...
Malay Mail:
Share
PASIR GUDANG, March 15 — The Johor state government will wait for confirmation from the Chemistry Department first whether cyanide was present in the toxic fumes in Sungai Kim Kim here.
The Straits Times:
Share
PASIR GUDANG (THE STAR/ASIA NEWS NETWORK) - A total of 780 new cases have been registered at the medic base at the Pasir Gudang Indoor Stadium, bringing the total number of people affected by the poll...
Free Malaysia Today:
Share
JOHOR BAHRU: A number of residents have temporarily moved out of pollution-hit Pasir Gudang to escape the toxic chemical waste pollution emitting from Sungai Kim Kim.
Free Malaysia Today:
Share
PASIR GUDANG: Dr Mahathir Mohamad today defended the delay in charging a factory owner said to be responsible for dumping chemical waste into Sungai Kim Kim, which led to nearly 1,000 people requiring...
Free Malaysia Today:
Share
PASIR GUDANG: Dr Mahathir Mohamad arrived at Pasir Gudang – where toxic pollution from Sungai Kim Kim has affected hundreds of people and led to the closure of all 111 schools in the district – at...
Malay Mail:
Share
JOHOR BARU, March 14 — Concerned about the toxic chemical waste pollution, several residents of Pasir Gudang have begun to shift temporarily elsewhere.
Free Malaysia Today:
Share
I believe that the pollution at Sungai Kim Kim in Johor will not be the last.
The Edge Markets:
Share
KUALA LUMPUR (March 14): The government is evaluating the seriousness of the air pollution caused by disposal of chemical waste into Sungai Kim Kim before deciding on whether to declare a state of eme...
theSun:
Share
JOHOR BARU: Sijil Pelajaran Malaysia (SPM) candidates in Pasir Gudang district, who are affected by the toxic fumes from chemical waste dumped into Sungai Kim Kim can check their results using three m...
Malay Mail:
Share
KUALA LUMPUR, March 14 — Prime Minister Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad scheduled an impromptu visit to Johor today to personally inspect the Pasir Gudang district hit by contamination from illegally dumped...
The Straits Times:
Share
KUALA LUMPUR - The illegal dumping of toxic waste into Sungai Kim Kim in Pasir Gudang, Johor, has sickened 506 people and forced the closure of all 111 schools in the area.
Malay Mail:
Share
KUALA LUMPUR, March 14 — As of today, the illegal dumping of toxic waste into Sungai Kim Kim in Pasir Gudang, Johor has forced the closure of all 111 schools in the area and made 506 people sick.
Malay Mail:
Share
JOHOR BARU, March 14 — Prosecutors delayed today charges against a man for illegally dumping toxic waste into Sungai Kim Kim in Pasir Gudang last week that caused hundreds to seek medical treatment.
Malay Mail:
Share
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.
Malay Mail:
Share
KUALA LUMPUR, March 14 — Sultan Ibrahim Iskandar of Johor today pledged RM1 million to aid the rescue of victims hit by toxic fumes in industrial Pasir Gudang on the state’s southern border with S...
The Star:
Share
JOHOR BARU: There is no plan yet to declare the areas surrounding Sungai Kim Kim as a disaster zone.
The Straits Times:
Share
JOHOR BARU • The dumping of chemical waste into a river in southern Johor about a week ago has led to nearly 500 people, including dozens of students, being treated for breathing difficulties and re...
The Edge Markets:
Share
JOHOR BAHRU (March 13): The toxic fumes situation following the disposal of chemical waste at Sungai Kim Kim, near Pasir Gudang, is under control, and there is no need to declare a state of emergency ...
Free Malaysia Today:
Share
PETALING JAYA: Residents around Sungai Kim Kim in Pasir Gudang, Johor, which has been hit by chemical pollution, do not need to be evacuated for now, says Johor Menteri Besar Osman Sapian.
The Star:
Share
PASIR GUDANG: What started as a convenient dumping of chemicals beneath a bridge in Kota Masai has turned into a disaster with almost 500 people, mainly children, treated for respiratory ailments.
Malay Mail:
Share
JOHOR BARU, March 12 — The Johor state government has decided to close nine more schools tomorrow amid air pollution caused by the Sungai Kim Kim river that has sickened over 250 people, bringing th...
EdgeProp.my:
Share
JOHOR BAHRU (March 12): The number of victims in the dumping of toxic waste into Sungai Kim Kim last Thursday has risen dramatically to 207 people as at 11pm last night following a second wave of att...
theSun:
Share
JOHOR BARU: Parents of SMK and SK Tanjung Puteri Resort students gathered at a community hall in Pasir Gudang here, anxious to know the condition of their children, who are suffering the same symptoms...
Malay Mail:
Share
JOHOR BARU, March 10 — Sekolah Kebangsaan Pasir Puteh and Sekolah Menengah Kebangsaan Pasir Putih, near Pasir Gudang, which were closed last Thursday due to air pollution caused by chemical dumping ...
theSun:
Share
JOHOR BARU: Sekolah Kebangsaan Pasir Puteh and Sekolah Menengah Kebangsaan Pasir Putih, near Pasir Gudang, which were closed last Thursday due to air pollution caused by chemical dumping in Sungai Kim...
theSun:
Share
SHAH ALAM: A campaign cracking down on open burning in Johan Setia has been launched to curb such activities, especially during the hot weather.
The Straits Times:
Share
JOHOR BARU - The Malaysian government has identified the chemical waste that was illegally dumped into a river in Johor Baru on Thursday (March 7), that made several dozen people ill.
Malay Mail:
Share
JOHOR BARU, March 8 — The Johor Department of Environment (DoE) has identified the illegally dumped substance that emitted hazardous gas fumes in Sungai Kim Kim in Pasir Gudang to be from marine oil...
theSun:
Share
KLUANG: The body of a woman who was believed to have been strangled was found in Sungai Parit Haji Hashim, Simpang Renggam, near Kluang, yesterday afternoon.
The Star:
Share
KLUANG (Bernama): The body of a woman who was believed to have been strangled was found in Sungai Parit Haji Hashim, Simpang Renggam, near Kluang, Johor this afternoon.
Free Malaysia Today:
Share
KOTA KINABALU: It’s a busy day at the Riverson Walk bazaar at Kota Kinabalu Times Square where traders have set up their stalls and spread out an array of goods and products to tempt passers-by.
Malaysiakini:
Share
YOURSAY | ‘When will all these crooked deals end?’ Minister: Rubber Board land sold by BN gov't at undervalued prices The Wakandan: So we had another RM800 million allegedly stolen by you know w...