Water issue causes sleepless nights for ruler - New Straits Times Online

(File pix) SULTAN of Johor Sultan Ibrahim Sultan Iskandar, in an interview with the New Straits Times last week, revealed that water is a big issue for Johor. Pix by Hairul Anuar Rahim. September 4, 2016 @ 11:33am. SULTAN of Johor Sultan Ibrahim Sultan ...and more »

Johor water woes critical - New Straits Times Online

A dry Congok Dam in Mersing. Rainwater, which the dam relies on to replenish its reserves, is scarce thanks to the El Nino phenomenon. Pic by Mohd Azren Jamaludin. By HALIM SAID AND RIZALMAN HAMMIM - September 4, 2016 @ 11:28am. PARCHED ...and more »

No end in sight for despondent Mersing folk - New Straits Times Online

The water shortage in Mersing is taking a toll on restaurants. Pic by Mohd Azren Jamaludin. By HALIM SAID AND RIZALMAN HAMMIM - September 4, 2016 @ 11:44am. JOHOR BARU: When residents of Mersing were first hit by a water shortage, they braced ...and more »

We need to Manage our Water Better - Clean Malaysia

Fresh water is precious and is increasingly under threat in Malaysia. Photo Credit: King of Wallpapers. Water. Malaysia, being a tropical country with plenty of rainfall, has plenty of the life-giving substance. Or does it? Droughts have become ...and more »

Three gold-hunters held for panning on Sultan's land - Free Malaysia Today

Police seize a water pump, pan, hoe and shovel in a raid in Jamaluang, Mersing. najimuddin. JOHOR BARU: Three men were detained for trespassing on land belonging to Sultan Ibrahim Sultan Iskandar of Johor and illegally panning for gold in Jemaluang, ...and more »