Indonesia forest fire suspects named ASEAN

Indonesia forest fire suspects named

The Indonesian police on October 20 published the names of seven foreign companies and their leaders suspected of causing forest fires in Sumatra and Kalimantan.
Japan helps Indonesia tackle fires World

Japan helps Indonesia tackle fires

Indonesia’s Ministry of Foreign Affairs received aid from the Japanese government at its headquarters in Jakarta on October 16 to put out fires and tackle haze problem.
Southeast Asia seeks way out of haze World

Southeast Asia seeks way out of haze

Indonesia welcomes international support to handle damaging forest blazes in Sumatra and Kalimantan, President Joko Widodo stated in a recent announcement.
Haze makes over 300,000 Indonesians get sick ASEAN

Haze makes over 300,000 Indonesians get sick

More than 300,000 Indonesians were reportedly suffering from respiratory illnesses due to the worsening haze conditions in the dry season, Indonesia’s Ministry of Health announced on October 6.
Malaysia PM : Cooperation needed to tackle haze World

Malaysia PM : Cooperation needed to tackle haze

The Indonesian government needs to take action against companies causing haze problem which has affected the air quality, people’s health and economies of countries in the region, said Malaysia PM.