Posted by adminSeptember 10, 2005News

Big Boost for the Enviroment

A sum of RM1.9bil will be allocated for the implementation of environmental preservation projects in the country. The sum comes as a big jump from last year’s sum of RM149mil, which was allocated for the operating, and the development expenditure of environmental programs.

At A Glance:

  • RM40mil allocated for prevention of erosion of coastal areas
  • RM370mil for drainage and flood mitigation
  • RM114mil to improve rivers and estuaries
  • RM991mil for repairs to existing sewerage plants as well as construction of new ones
  • RM363mil for solid waste management programme

    Resource from The Star, September 2005

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