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March 18

40°C threshold for ‘heatwave emergency’

The Government will declare a “heatwave emergency” if the temperature in an area exceeds 40°C for seven days or more. The move is tops in a list of measures in the new heatwave “action plan” that was approved by the Cabinet on Friday. Natural Resources and Environment Minister Datuk Seri Dr Wan Junaidi Tuanku Jaafar, […]