Development without the tears

Abd Razak, Dzulkifli (2006) Development without the tears. The New Sunday Times.

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    We don’t love our rivers. And we fell our trees, clear our jungles and level hills. Malaysians had better pay heed or they will have to pay for all the uncaring development. SUCH is its importance that no less than the president of Indonesia saw it fit to talk about it at the 50th anniversary of the Association of Southeast Asian Institutes of Higher Learning early this month. The president, in his address at Istana Merdeka in Jakarta, dealt passionately with the conference topic which was, "Disaster Management through Regional Cooperation". For someone who is responsible for hundreds of millions vulnerable to disasters, Susilo Bambang Yudhoyono himself had been faced natural disasters several times since assuming the presidency not too long ago.

    Item Type: Article
    Subjects: H Social Sciences > HC Economic History and Conditions > HC79 Special topics-Including air pollution, automation,consumer demand, famines, flow of funds,etc.
    Divisions: Koleksi Naib Canselor (Vice Chancellor Collection) > Profesor Tan Sri Dato' Dzulkifli Abdul Razak > Newspaper Clippings
    Depositing User: Mr Noorazilan Noordin
    Date Deposited: 18 Apr 2017 15:15
    Last Modified: 18 Apr 2017 15:15
    URI: http://eprints.usm.my/id/eprint/33337

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