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  • PWD to boost safety checks on Penang hillslopes
    PWD to boost safety checks on Penang hillslopes

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    GEORGE TOWN: The Public Works Department (PWD) will improve monitoring of hillslopes, which are at risk of landslides, in view of the bad weather recently. PWD state director Ahmad Redza Ghulam Rasool said the 41 landslides reported in the state since Sept 15’s massive flash floods until Thursday were not serious and did not affect any buildings or structures. “According to our SOP (standard operating procedure), our main priority is to ensure the safety of road users and residents living near landslide areas
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  • Strong 6.1-magnitude quake off Japan's east coast: USGS
    Strong 6.1-magnitude quake off Japan's east coast: USGS

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    TOKYO: A strong magnitude 6.1 quake hit off the east coast of Japan early on Thursday (Sep 21) but authorities did not issue a tsunami warning. It struck 281 kilometres east of the city of Kamaishi on Honshu, the largest Japanese island, at a shallow depth of just 10 kilometres, the United States Geological Survey (USGS) said. The Japan Meteorological Agency said no tsunami warning was in effect and the USGS said only weak shaking would have been felt on Honshu and the risk of damage was likely to be minor
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  • PWD to boost safety checks on Penang hillslopes
    PWD to boost safety checks on Penang hillslopes

    , nst.com.my

    GEORGE TOWN: The Public Works Department (PWD) will improve monitoring of hillslopes, which are at risk of landslides, in view of the bad weather recently. PWD state director Ahmad Redza Ghulam Rasool said the 41 landslides reported in the state since Sept 15’s massive flash floods until Thursday were not serious and did not affect any buildings or structures. “According to our SOP (standard operating procedure), our main priority is to ensure the safety of road users and residents living near landslide areas
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