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'Cancel EIA for rare earth mines size of 924 football fields'

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Modified 11 Sep 2020, 2:50 am
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A group of Orang Asli villagers from Pos Lanai, Pahang, wants the environmental impact assessment (EIA) for three rare earth mines to be cancelled.

Citing a letter they received from the Orang Asli Development Department (Jakoa), the group said permission has been given to carry out an EIA for three mines spanning 660ha...

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