My Sinchew/ Selangor water issue

DPM concerned change of Selangor MB may jeopardise water restructure project

Deputy Prime Minister Tan Sri Muhyiddin Yassin today expressed concern that a change in the menteri besar of Selangor may jeopardise the restructure of the state's water industry which is at the stage of conclusion.


Selangor needs long-term solution for water crisis

The Selangor Government has been urged to find a long term solution so that its water crisis does not happen again in the near future.


45 areas in Klang Valley still experiencing water disruption: Syabas

Only 45 areas in Selangor and Kuala Lumpur still experience unscheduled water disruption and low pressure since Monday due to lack of treated water.


Hot and dry weather not due to El Nino: NARC

The hot and dry weather that the country is experiencing now is not due to the El Nino phenomenon, according to the National Antarctica Research Centre (NARC) director, Prof Datuk Dr Azizan Abu Samah.


Water supply disruption in Klang Valley due to high demand: SPAN

Demand for water in Selangor, Kuala Lumpur (KL) and Putrajaya which increased dramatically due to the current hot weather, is among causes for the disruption of water supply and low water pressure.


700,000 households affected by unscheduled water disruption

Over 700,000 households in Gombak, Petaling, Klang/Shah Alam, Hulu Langat and here are affected by the unscheduled water disruptions due to low water levels at water treatment plants in Kuala Lumpur and Selangor.


Higher demand causes water supply disruption

The unscheduled water supply disruption in several areas in the Klang Valley lately was caused by the higher demand due to the hot and dry weather.


Dry weather, cloudless skies hinder cloud seeding

KUALA LUMPUR, June 24 (Bernama) -- Cloud seeding to reduce the haze in the country, particularly around the federal capital, cannot be conducted at present due to the dry weather and cloudless skies.

Meteorological Department (Weather and Climate) deputy director general Alui Bahari said even though the haze was getting worse, cloud seeding could only be conducted if there were suitable clouds to be used.


RM80,000 losses from illegal usage of treated water: Syabas

Syarikat Bekalan Air Selangor Sdn Bhd (Syabas) has estimated it lost about RM80,000 or 34,000 cubic metres of treated water which was illegally used at a construction site for a water retention pond in Bagan Nakhoda Omar, Sabak Bernam.


WHO, Singapore experts to study water from former mining ponds: Khalid

Experts from the World Health Organisation (WHO) and Singapore will be roped in to study the contents of water, including that from former mining ponds and rivers being supplied to treatment plants in Selangor.