Two very different takes on an alleged environmental crisis happening in Malaysia

As the environmental situation in Johor’s industrial Pasir Gudang area continues to leave scores of residents complaining of malaise, two of Malaysia’s biggest newspapers had separate takes on the matter yesterday. Two set of letters today (3 July) from The Star and NST, by Prof Datuk Dr Wan Ramli and Datuk Dr Looi Hoong Wah. ...

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For the first time in country’s history, Malaysia appoints first Brigadier General of Chinese descent to commander of 1st Infantry

For the first time in country’s history, Malaysia appoints first Brigadier General of Chinese descent to commander of 1st Infantry

For the first time in the country’s history, a Malaysian of Chinese descent, Brigadier General Datuk Toh Choon Siang, has achieved the rank of commander of the 1st Infantry...


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