No grounds for Lynas to take legal action, says Yeo

KUALA LUMPUR (Dec 6): Energy minister Yeo Bee Yin has chided the intention of Lynas Corp to consider taking legal action over the government’s ultimatum for Lynas to remove radioactive waste currently residing in Kuantan or risk losing the renewal of its permit to operate here come September 2019.

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‘Stop bullying Malaysia and take back your waste’

KUALA LUMPUR (Dec 6): The Parliamentary Caucus on Monitoring Lynas yesterday urged the Australia-based group to “stop bullying Malaysia” and to take away the radioactive waste accumulated at its rare earth plant in Gebeng, Pahang, saying it has polluted underground water at the site.

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Lynas slams ministry’s decision as ‘policy based on politics’

KUALA LUMPUR (Dec 6): Australian Securities Exchange (ASX)-listed Lynas Corp Ltd yesterday said Putrajaya’s decision to set preconditions on future licence and permission renewals for its rare earth plant in Malaysia, including the removal of accumulated radioactive waste from the country, is “disappointing”.

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