A pressure group refutes claims by the authorities including that the Kuala Langat forest reserve is degraded and not viable for conservation.
It criticises Selangor for 'taking a step backwards' by converting forests into developments.
Beyond environmental concerns, Selangor could lose up to RM700 million in transfer of forest reserve
While some RM320 million in premium is expected, the land's value is estimated to be far more.
Sahabat Alam Malaysia says this goes against Malaysia's international commitments and will take a toll on the environment.
In a reversal of Trump-era policies, Biden is making serious attempts to reduce emissions and counter the rise of China's car manufacturing.
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