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  • 22 Jul 2019- 08:02 by Local Press Report PETALING JAYA The Straits Times A diesel pollutant detected in Sungai Selangor in the Malaysian state of Selangor forced the shutdown of four water treatment plants on Sunday (July 21), affecting consumers in the Klang Valley, one of the country's most
  • 8 Jul 2019- 10:52 by Local Press Report PAPAR Malay Mail The state government’s decision to proceed with the Papar Dam project is based on the need for long term solution to a projected water shortage problem in this district, Kota Kinabalu and Penampang in five years’ time. State Infrastructure
  • 10 Jun 2019- 07:39 by Local Press Report KUALA LUMPUR Channel News Asia Malaysia Deputy Prime Minister Dr Wan Azizah Wan Ismail said on Sunday (Jun 9) the government is investigating allegations of water pollution after several Orang Asli deaths were reported in Kuala Koh, Gua Musang, Kelantan.
  • 27 May 2019- 06:50 by Local Press Report IPOH Malay Mail The Ministry of Water, Land and Natural Resources plans to build more water treatment plants in order to further improve the water supply system in the country, said its minister Dr A. Xavier Jayakumar. He said the matter would be included in
  • 6 Apr 2019- 05:18 by Local Press Report JOHOR BAHRU Free Malaysia Today About 17,000 account holders under the Ranhill SAJ water company in Kulai faced water supply disruption which began on Wednesday morning due to ammonia contamination at Sungai Sayong. Johor International Trade, Investment and
  • 4 Apr 2019- 12:30 by OOSKAnews Correspondent Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia Malaysia has commissioned a study, to be completed within 30 days, to examine withdrawing from the 1962 Malaysia-Singapore water sharing agreement. Together with the state government, Malaysia's National Water Services
  • 18 Mar 2019- 08:48 by OOSKAnews Correspondent KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia Two separate incidents of pollution affecting water bodies in Malaysia this month have prompted authorities to begin investigations. Malaysia's Selangor Water Management Authority (LUAS) was notified March 14 of some visible
  • 14 Mar 2019- 12:04 by Local Press Report KUALA LUMPUR The Malaysian Reserve Bauxite mining and exports will not begin immediately after the expiry of the moratorium end of this month, said Water, Land and Natural Resources Minister Dr Xavier Jayakumar. He said the government will continue to
  • 12 Mar 2019- 08:01 by OOSKAnews Correspondent KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia The Johor branch of the Parti Pribumi Bersatu Malaysia (PPBM, Malaysia United Indigenous Party), has appealed to Singaporeans to urge their government to review the existing water agreement between Malaysia and Singapore. "I
  • 4 Mar 2019- 10:23 by OOSKAnews Correspondent KUALA Lumpur, Malaysia Malaysia's state of Johor plans to be self-sufficient in treated water instead of relying on Singapore, Johor Menteri Besar (State Head of Government) Osman Sapian has announced, sparking another round in the Malaysia
  • 18 Feb 2019- 06:57 by OOSKAnews Correspondent Kuala Lumpur Malaysia Malaysia Prime Minister Mahathir Mohamad announced January 17 that the country’s Foreign Minister, Saifuddin Abdullah, will lead a team in renegotiating prices of raw water sold to Singapore under the water agreement signed between
  • 21 Nov 2018- 11:30 by Local Press Report KUALA LUMPUR Star 2 The International Water Grid (IWG) is an under-ocean grid system constructed primarily of plastic pipes that will link rivers around the world to desert coastlines. From there, land distribution pipes and storage reservoirs will provide
  • 3 Nov 2018- 07:27 by OOSKAnews Correspondent KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia Malaysia Deputy Foreign Minister Marzuki Yahya's office has confirmed that the issue of the 1962 Malaysia-Singapore water treaty is on the agenda for a private meeting between Malaysia Prime Minister Mahathir Mohamad and
  • 8 Oct 2018- 09:26 by Local Press Report KUCHING Malay Mail Sarawak will be taking Canada as a model in the management and governance of its mega dams and water usage, Chief Minister Datuk Patinggi Abang Johari Openg said today. In a statement issued by the Chief Minister’s Office, Abang Johari said
  • 31 Aug 2018- 06:50 by Local Press Report KOTA KINABALU The Star Online Sabahans have been warned to be prepared and find ways to stock up water as the state may face a critical water shortage towards the end of the year. State Infrastructure Development Minister Datuk Peter Anthony said the water

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