Apr 21, 2017

Rainforest wood breaches Tokyo green Olympic vow, activists say

Activist groups called for an independent investigation into the use of wood possibly originating from Malaysian forests for the construction of Tokyo’s Olympic stadium, saying it is a “significant breach” of the city’s commitment to a sustainable 2020 Games. The seven groups, which include ...

Crown Prince inspects flood control tunnel in Malaysian capital

Apr 16, 2017

Crown Prince inspects flood control tunnel in Malaysian capital

Crown Prince Naruhito, on an official visit to Malaysia, inspected a flood control tunnel in Kuala Lumpur on Saturday. Built underneath a highway, the 9.7-km (6-mile) Stormwater Management and Road Tunnel (SMART Tunnel) has three layers — two upper layers for expressways and one ...