BFM 89.9

Podcast  >  The Bigger Picture  >  The Daily Digest  >  Hazy Skies Ahead for Malaysia?

Hazy Skies Ahead for Malaysia?

Najah Onn, Committee Member, CERAH Asia

16-Jul-20 14:30

Hazy Skies Ahead for Malaysia?

In early July, news broke that Indonesia had declared a state of emergency in Central Kalimantan, after identifying more than 700 hotspots, which are likely the result of slash and burn land clearing practices. This reignited fears of the return of transboundary air pollution caused by these out-of-control fires, as we have seen in years past. Are we in for another hazy season? What can we as individuals do to tackle this seemingly never ending crisis?

Image Source: Wikimedia Commons

Produced by: Juliet Jacobs

Presented by: Lim Sue Ann, Sharmilla Ganesan


Download the BFM mobile app. Stay at home and stay up-to-date.

Tags:  The Bigger PictureThe Daily DigestIndonesian forest firespalm oilhazeslash and burnair pollutionair qualityforest firesEnergy, EnvironmentHealthcare, Pharma, BiotechEnvironment/SustainabilityHealth


Life
Dan Lain-Lain

Share this podcast




Play / Pause

Listen now : The Evening Edition

Today’s Shows



6:00 AM

The 6AM Stretch

7:05 AM

Market Watch

7:15 AM

Morning Brief

8:05 AM

The Breakfast Grille

Sabri Abdul Rahman, Executive Director, Pertama Digital Bhd

8:30 AM

Morning Brief

9:00 AM

Opening Bell

9:35 AM

Pressing Matters

10:05 AM

Open For Business

Jeevan Sahadevan, Founder of Leverage Lab

11:05 AM

Raise Your Game

Leaderonomics Aug 2021

12:00 PM

Enterprise Biz Bytes

1:00 PM

The Breakfast Grille Repeat

Sabri Abdul Rahman, Executive Director, Pertama Digital Bhd

2:05 PM

Live & Learn

3:05 PM

Earth Matters

TCS Malaysia - focussing on community-centred conservation

4:05 PM

Health & Living

Ivermectin for COVID-19: Hero or Zero?

5:05 PM

The Evening Edition

5:35 PM

KIV

6:05 PM

Inside Story

7:05 PM

The Evening Edition

7:35 PM

Everyone’s A Critic

8:05 PM

Off The Ball

9:00 PM

GGWP

10:00 PM

Wavelength