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NREB to continue leading charge in environment, natural resources conservation

KUCHING: The Natural Resources and Environment Board (NREB) says it will continue to play its role in the protection, management and the conservation of the state’s natural resources and environment. NREB controller Peggy Ronin Edin said environmental issues were now becoming more complex, as such NREB’s responsibilities were also getting more diverse, complicated and […]

Report misconduct cases to NREB

[…] role in being the “eyes and ears” of the government to help in reporting cases of environmental misconduct to retain environmental sustainability. Natural Resources and Environment Board (NREB) environmental quality controller Justin Jok Jau Emang said misconduct cases could be reported directly to NREB or other relevant authorities to prevent the issue from escalating. […]

Cease open burning activities

KUCHING: The Natural Resources and Environment Board (NREB) has warned locals and all industries operating in Sarawak not to practise open burning. It said that open burning was a major contributor to the deterioration of Sarawak’s air quality, causing harm to public health as well as the economy of the country. It warned that […]

Poor air quality in southern Sarawak: NREB

[…] in some places of the south of Sarawak as a result of the passage of the South West Monsoon wind. According to Natural Resources and Environment Board’s (NREB) Controller of Environment Quality Sarawak Peggy Ronin Edin, the monsoon wind has also brought haze from hot spot areas from the neighbouring country, Indonesia. As such, […]

State’s NREB calls on Abg Johari

KUCHING: Chief Minister Datuk Patinggi Abang Johari Tun Openg on Thursady (Sept 9) received a courtesy call from the Natural Resources and Environment Board (NREB) Sarawak at his office in Wisma Bapa Malaysia, Petra Jaya here. The purpose of the visit was to invite the chief minister to officiate at the presentation of the […]


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