Under the Penang Structure Plan (2005-2010), major land reclamation has been slated for Penang. But how will this affect water quality and fisheries in the state? [googlemaps https://maps.google.com.my/maps?q=penang+map&oe=utf-8&client=firefox&ie=UTF8&hq=&hnear=Penang&gl=my&ei=KnzKTNCrEYP4vwPhmKgI&ved=0CBsQ8gEwAA&t=h&ll=5.384968,100.347919&spn=0.085452,0.085659&z=13&output=embed&w=500&h=500] Under the Plan, the following projects are slated as part of reclamation in...
Listen to the Sarawak government's spin on the reasons for the drop in the water level of the Rajang River. If you believe what they are telling you, the main cause is a dry spell, El Nino, or even...
Muddy waters at Pantai Bersih, along the northern coast of Butterworth, have been causing concern among fisher folk. It is not clear what is polluting these waters - not far from ports on the mainland and the island. On a related...
By the end of 2009, total federal government debt had soared to RM362 billion - a leap of RM56 billion from the previous year. Much of this was due to soaring domestic debt, which reached RM349 billion or 96 per...
The UK National Archives has put on public display a memorandum dated 21 February 1956 by the UK 'Secretary of State for the Colonies' on the 'Conference of the Constitutional Advance of Malaya'. From the memo, you can sense the...