Drought

 

No. Date Title Location Link
1. 25th January 2020 SPAN: Water supply still sufficient Kuala Nerang, Kedah https://www.thestar.com.my/news/nation/2020/01/25/span-water-supply-still-sufficient
2. 23rd January 2020 Water rationing to be carried out in Melaka after CNY Melaka https://www.thestar.com.my/news/nation/2020/01/23/water-rationing-exercise-in-melaka-to-take-place-after-cny
3. 22nd January 2020 MetMalaysia: Save water as dams lower than normal Kuala Lumpur https://www.thestar.com.my/news/nation/2020/01/22/metmalaysia-save-water-as-dams-lower-than-normal
4. 20th January 2020 CM: Water supply in drought-hit Penang under control George Town, Penang https://www.malaymail.com/news/malaysia/2020/01/20/cm-water-supply-in-drought-hit-penang-under-control/1829873
5. 19th January 2020 Kedah hopes to start cloud seeding ops today Alor Setar, Kedah https://www.thestar.com.my/news/nation/2020/01/19/kedah-hopes-to-start-cloud-seeding–ops-today
6. 19th January 2020 Padi farmers under high pressure Kepala Batas, Pulau Pinang https://www.thestar.com.my/news/nation/2020/01/19/padi-farmers-under-high-pressure
7. 19th January 2020 Kedah tube wells to be opened as drought bites Langkawi https://www.freemalaysiatoday.com/category/nation/2020/01/19/kedah-tube-wells-to-be-opened-as-drought-bites/
8. 19th January 2020 Kedah dams worryingly low Kedah https://www.thestar.com.my/news/nation/2020/01/18/kedah-dams-worryingly-low
9. 14th January 2020 DoE to up monitoring, enforcement efforts against open burning ahead of drought season Kuala Lumpur https://www.malaymail.com/news/malaysia/2020/01/14/doe-to-up-monitoring-enforcement-efforts-against-open-burning-ahead-of-drou/1827969
10. 02nd January 2020 Salahuddin: Agriculture Ministry to fast-track aid to drought-hit paddy farmers in Perlis, Kedah Kangar, Perlis https://www.malaymail.com/news/malaysia/2020/01/02/salahuddin-agriculture-ministry-to-fast-track-aid-to-drought-hit-paddy-farm/1824161
11. 29th December 2019 Sufficient water suppy through drought season, says Kedah exco Alor Setar, Kedah https://www.malaymail.com/news/malaysia/2019/12/29/sufficient-water-supply-to-get-through-drought-season-says-kedah-exco/1823100
12. 28th December 2019 Year in Review: Sarawak hit by choking haze, drought Sarawak https://www.theborneopost.com/2019/12/28/sarawak-hit-by-choking-haze-drought/
13. 27th November 2019
Horas 600 project ready to tackle water supply during drought
Bestari Jaya, Selangor https://www.malaymail.com/news/malaysia/2019/11/27/horas-600-project-ready-to-tackle-water-supply-during-drought/1813931
14. 29th September 2019
Residents in drought-affected areas in Sabah get treated water supply
Keningau, Sabah https://www.malaymail.com/news/malaysia/2019/09/29/residents-in-drought-affected-areas-in-sabah-get-treated-water-supply/1795465
15. 20th September 2019 Water crisis fear grips Melaka Melaka https://www.thestar.com.my/news/nation/2019/09/20/water-crisis-fear-grips-melaka
16. 19th August 2019
Drought: Sarawak outlines 5 plans of action
Kuching, Sarawak http://www.bernama.com/en/news.php?id=1758549
17. 17th August 2019
Sarawak water supply authorities ready to tackle drought as heatwave intensifies
Kuching, Sarawak https://www.theborneopost.com/2019/08/17/sarawak-water-supply-authorities-ready-to-tackle-drought-as-heatwave-intensifies/
18. 25th July 2019

Xavier: Longer droughts expected, Malaysia’s water industry in dire straits

Selangor https://www.thestar.com.my/news/nation/2019/07/25/xavier-longer-droughts-expected-malaysias-water-industry-in-dire-straits
19. 25th July 2019
Preparing for drought, ministry looks to map and tap Malaysia for underground water sources
Kuala Lumpur https://www.malaymail.com/news/malaysia/2019/07/25/preparing-for-drought-ministry-looks-to-map-and-tap-malaysia-for-undergroun/1774632
20. 13th April 2019
Sarawak drought sees many go without water
Miri, Sarawak https://www.thestar.com.my/news/nation/2019/04/13/swak-drought-sees-many-go-without-water
21. 05th April 2019
Sarawak Water authorities on standby for drought eventuality
Kuching, Sarawak https://www.theborneopost.com/2019/08/17/sarawak-water-supply-authorities-ready-to-tackle-drought-as-heatwave-intensifies/
22. 04th April 2019
Drought hits hard, Bomba Sarawak to the rescue with emergency water supply
Miri, Sarawak https://www.thestar.com.my/news/nation/2019/04/04/drought-hits-hard-bomba-sarawak-to-the-rescue-with-emergency-water-supply/
23. 23rd March 2019
Drought will persuit until May, says Xavier
Sungai Petani, Kedah https://www.freemalaysiatoday.com/category/nation/2019/03/23/drought-will-persist-until-may-says-xavier/
24. 01/st March 2019
Kota Belud declares drought
Kota Belud, Sabah https://www.nst.com.my/news/nation/2019/03/465028/kota-belud-declares-drought
25. 28/th February 2019
Water woes in Malaysia as dry spell takes hold
Kota Tinggi, Johor https://www.straitstimes.com/asia/se-asia/water-woes-in-malaysia-as-dry-spell-takes-hold