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Wan Azizah: No need to close schools in Pasir Gudang

KUALA LUMPUR: Deputy Prime Minister Datuk Seri Dr Wan Azizah Wan Ismail said there is no need for schools in Pasir Gudang to be closed for the time being. She said checks by the Department of Environment (DOE) at 72

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Pasir Gudang pollution: Authorities monitoring air quality at schools

JOHOR BAHRU: Officers from the relevant agencies today fanned out to 85 schools in Pasir Gudang to monitor the air quality, after 273 students and teachers had to seek treatment for breathing difficulty and vomiting soon after the 111 affected

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Students fall ill again after school reopens

PASIR GUDANG: Just hours after schools reopened, after being closed since last Tuesday due to respiratory problems, students experienced the same breathing difficulties and nausea in several schools today. The Bernama journalist assigned to cover the reopening of Sekolah Kebangsaan

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Anwar hits out at Pasir Gudang’s over development

SUNGAI PETANI: Every effort taken by the government to develop the country should take into account the comfort of the people so as not to affect their wellbeing. Taking into account the recent air pollution incident in Pasir Gudang, Johor,

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Yeo: Three pollutant gases detected in Pasir Gudang

PUTRAJAYA: Three gases were detected in the atmosphere during the recent severe air pollution in Pasir Gudang, one of which was methyl mercaptan gas, and the presence of which was an anomaly, Energy, Science, Technology, Environment and Climate Change Minister

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Pasir Gudang pollution: Johor ruler fumes, takes gov’t to task

PUCHONG: Johor ruler, Sultan Ibrahim ibni Almarhum Sultan Iskandar is livid over the new case of pollution in Pasir Gudang, calling it despicable and a total disgrace. In an interview with The Star, Sultan Ibrahim also criticised federal and state

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Yeo: Non-sustainable development caused pollution in Pasir Gudang

PUTRAJAYA: Energy, Science, Technology, Environment and Climate Change Minister Yeo Bee Yin today cited non-sustainable development in Pasir Gudang, Johor, for what she said is the long-term negative impact on the environment. The non-sustainable development resulted in the absence of

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Pasir Gudang pollution: The government is bumbling all the way

PUCHONG: In March, the state of Johor was got a rude shock when nearly 2,000 people living near Sungai Kim Kim, Pasir Gudang was affected by toxic fumes emanating from the heavily-polluted river. The pollution was so bad that the

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Yeo: Gov’t yet to identify cause of toxic air in Pasir Gudang

JOHOR BAHRU: The exact cause of the air pollution causing vomiting and breathing difficulties among students in Pasir Gudang since last Thursday has not been ascertained until now. Energy, Science, Technology, Environment and Climate Change Minister Yeo Bee Yin said

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Mahathir: Stern action against Pasir Gudang culprits

KUALA LUMPUR: There is a need to identify the ones who caused the pollution in Pasir Gudang so that strict action can be taken against them,” said Prime Minister Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad “The authorities are identifying those responsible for

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