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As a former farmer, the Agriculture and Agro-based Industry Minister promises to get his hands dirty on the ground to boost production in the local agricultural sector.
PETALING JAYA: The state Department of Environment (DOE) is investigating a developer who cleared a vast piece of land beside a water catchment area in Hulu Sempam near Raub.
EXCLUSIVE: BUKIT FRASER: The big boom in demand for durians from China is proving to be a thorny issue with many residents here and in Raub.
KUALA LUMPUR: There will be no more drinking straws and plastic carrier bags by 2030 under an ambitious plan that will see local councils imposing a “pollution charge” and a “no straw by default” policy.
KUALA LUMPUR: The federal government wants all states to begin imposing a pollution charge on plastic bags used in hypermarkets, chain stores and restaurants within three years from 2019.
CAMERON HIGHLANDS: A joint action committee has been set up between the Federal and Pahang governments to resolve the various environmental issues affecting the popular tourist spot.
She may be the youngest female minister but the Energy, Science, Technology, Environment and Climate Change Minister is not taking it easy with her wide-ranging portfolio.
PETALING JAYA: Many employers and workers in Malaysia remain relatively unaware of how dangerous working under the sun is despite some places having seen temperatures up to 37°C last week.
KUALA LUMPUR: Certain provisions under the Communications and Multimedia Act are in the process of being amended.
PETALING JAYA: Eighteen towns and cities nationwide are on heatwave alert due to soaring temperatures.