Tagged: plantations

The Indian dilemma 9

The Indian dilemma

After 56 years of independence the plight of poor Indian Malaysians has changed very little, laments Dave Anthony.

Stunning incompetence 0

Stunning incompetence

If we thought that dealing an electoral blow to the Umno-led BN would serve as a wake-up call, we’d better think again. Far from learning anything from the rebuke, the new cabinet is proof...

Plantation giants abdicate responsibility 0

Plantation giants abdicate responsibility

All the Malaysia Plan documents have classified estate workers as among the poor and disadvantaged sectors in Malaysia. What the government has failed to do is to add specific provisions to regulations regarding termination...

Viability of Bakun Dam project threatened 0

Viability of Bakun Dam project threatened

Establishing plantations in the 1.5 million hectares Bakun Catchment is likely to threaten the viability of the Bakun Dam and the Bakun HEP, warns Philip Khoo. The Sarawak state government must provide some answers...

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