4th International Sustainable Energy Summit 2018 held in Kuching, Sarawak
The Asean Post, 17 April 2018
The harnessing of renewable energy is seen as an integral component within the development plans of countries across the globe. Increasing carbon footprints, agricultural pollution, deforestation, as well as the release of excessive chlorofluorocarbons (CFCs) into the atmosphere are among the issues that have necessitated a collective effort to protect the environment from further degradation and destruction.
Tech excellence propels PWD
NST, 16 April 2018
DRIVEN by clear long-term goals and objectives, the National Transformation 2050 (TN50) Programme strives to propel Malaysia to become the world’s top 20 nations in terms of economic development, citizen well-being and innovation by leveraging on the advancement of technology.
'Environment conservation should be part of manifestos'
The Borneo Post, 12 April 2018
Three non-governmental organisations (NGOs) from Sarawak namely Sarawak Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals (SSPCA), Friends of Sarawak Museum (FoSM) and Sarawak Eco-Warriors, have joined 17 other NGOs from Malaysia to call on political parties in the country to place greater emphasis on environment conservation in their manifestos.
World Bank's Doing Business Report 2018: Malaysia best Singapore, UK in electricity reliability
NST, 10 April 2018
According to Energy, Green Technology and Water Minister, Datuk Seri Dr Maximus Ongkili, the nation is ranked eighth out of 190 countries, besting even Singapore, Japan and the United Kingdom, demonstrating the reliability of the country’s electrical supply.
Environmental Impact Assessment report for KL-Singapore HSR project approved
Malay Mail, 4 April 2018
The Department of Environment (DoE) had on April 2 approved the Environmental Impact Assessment (EIA) report for the Kuala Lumpur-Singapore High-Speed Rail (KL-SG HSR), marking another milestone for MyHSR Corporation Sdn Bhd in advancing the project towards obtaining the Railway Scheme approval.