5 firms suspected of starting Indonesia fires may face multiple charges, says report


The air in Malaysia shows improvement this morning with not a single area exceeding the unhealthy mark, including Sabah, which is enjoying moderate air quality. – The Malaysian Insight pic by Irwan Majid, September 21, 2019.

FIVE corporations suspected of starting forest and land fires in Indonesia, including a subsidiary of Genting Plantations Bhd, may be charged with more than negligence, Tempo.Co reports.

Indonesian National Police spokesman Inspector-General Mohammad Iqbal said the charges could multiply as the investigation progressed. 


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  • The punishment should include replanting the burned areas with native forest trees and a ban on commercial use of the land for 10 years. In my dreams.....

    Posted 10 months ago by Malaysia New hope