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  • 22 July 2013
    Business & Finance

    The government has agreed to allocate RM250 million to deepen the Sungai Besut estuary for the fishing and tourism industries. Deputy Prime Minister Tan Sri Muhyiddin Yassin said Prime Minister Datuk Seri Najib Tun Razak had approved the allocation for the project which was expected to be implemented early next year. “The Prime Minister had […]

  • 30 December 2012

    Masdo Dakolah, the protem chairman of Kumpulan Nelayan Kecil Persisiran Pantai dan Sungai Daerah Pitas, has alleged that a non-Sabahan company is carrying out illegal sand dredging activities along Sungai Bengkoka. He claimed that the company started dredging sand from the mentioned area on December 5, reports “I went to speak to the manager […]

  • 12 August 2012

    Kampung Selampit and Kampung Bitokan residents turned down the opportunity to make some money as they preferred to protect Mother Nature, according to Borneo Post. The dredging company has offered them between RM500 and RM5,000 per month as the ‘licence’ to dredge the sand along Sungai Batang Kayan. Despite having the offer declined, the company […]

  • 18 April 2012

    According to Bernama, six land owners at Kuala Sungai Sedim are concerned that the land slides affecting their land will worsen following the continuous sand dredging work in the area. „The sand dredging work, carried out since two years ago, had caused serious erosion of their land,“ the land owners claimed. One of the land […]

  • 14 November 2011

    The deepening of Sungai Gelugor entered its second phase recently, with the aim of preventing flooding in the area. Drainage and Irrigation…   By Melissa Darlyne Chow (nst) [mappress] Source: nst, November 14, 2011;

  • 4 April 2011

    A comprehensive flood mitigation scheme costing millions of ringgit is expected to kick-start at the west bank here in June to help… By Peter Boon (theborneopost) [mappress] Source: theborneopost, April 4, 2011    

  • 25 June 2010

    Sand worth millions of ringgit is being illegally “floated” out of the country daily via Sungai Johor here. [mappress] Source: Star, June 25, 2010;

  • 24 May 2010

    FLASH floods at Taman Desa Pakatan, Pengkalan, near Ipoh, are back to haunt residents after more than a decade of absence.   [mappress] Source: malaysiastar, May 24, 2010

  • 31 May 2012

    According to Asia One, a private company engaged by the operator of the Tanjung Agas Gas and Oil Logistic Park in Pahang is being investigated for smuggling sand into Singapore. The Malaysian Anti-Corruption Commission has started investigating the company which was contracted to carry out sand reclamation and dredging work in and along Sungai Pahang […]

  • 8 February 2012

    Tirem River at North Jakarta stretches through four urban villages, namely Tanjungpriok, Warakas, Sungaibambu, and Papanggo. Its current … (beritajakarta) [mappress] Source: beritajakarta, February 8, 2012;

  • 2 December 2011

    Malaysian Resources Corporation Bhd (MRCB) will carry out restoration of the estuary in Sungai Perai, Pulau Pinang, under a RM40.33 million worth project it has secured from the Department of Irrigation and Drainage. Coastal protection works that are to be carried out under the project, include beach rehabilitation, construction of a jetty, boat mooring facilities […]

  • 21 July 2010

    Residents have expressed their concerns over the sand excavation in Sungai Rajah near Kampung Lee Kim Sai, Rawang, and say it has to be monitored. Rawang assemblyman Gan Pei Nei said she had received reports and had sent it to the relevant agencies for further action. She hoped Kumpulan Semesta Sdn Bhd Bhd and the […]

  • 27 May 2010

    PETALING JAYA: Villagers affected by rampant sand mining at Sungai Kuang in northern Selangor are threatening to pour sand into the engines…   [mappress] Source: thestar, May 27, 2010;