KUALA LUMPUR (Sept 21): About 60% of the fire in 81ha of plantation land and forest area in Sri Aman, Sarawak, have been put out as of yesterday, said Deputy Prime Minister Datuk Seri Dr Wan Azizah Wan Ismail.
PUTRAJAYA (Sept 21): A 24-hour fire-dousing operation is underway over 80ha of land still on fire in Sri Aman, out of an original 200ha previously ablaze, said the National Disaster Management Agency (NADMA) in a statement today.
PUTRAJAYA (Sept 20): The forest fires at Kampung STC Sri Aman Village, Jalan Tisak Betong and Jalan Ketajau as well as the transboundary haze have contributed to air quality in Sri Aman, Sarawak reaching hazardous level.
KUCHING (Sept 20): The army said today it is ready to help extinguish the peat soil and undergrowth fires in Sri Aman in Sarawak that are partly the reason for the air quality there to have gone above 400 as per the Air Pollutant Index (API) reading.
SRI AMAN (Sept 18): It's a double blow for some 100,000 urban folks in Sri Aman, who besides having to deal with the choking haze situation, now find themselves facing a shortage in water supply.
KUCHING (Sept 10): State deputy education director Abang Mat Ali Abang Masagus said the districts were.
KUCHING (Sept 7): Malaysia will send a diplomatic note to Indonesia so that immediate action can be taken to put out forest fires that have been causing haze in the country.