Posts Tagged ‘Australia’

UEM Sunrise’s 4Q earnings surge over 6 times

The revenue growth is mainly supported by the strong settlement of Aurora Melbourne Central which accounts for RM1.3b of total revenue
by FARA AISYAH ...

Floods fail to end Australia’s years-long drought

by AFP/ pic by AFP
SYDNEY – Heavy rain has given hope to Australia’s drought-stricken regions, but scientists warned Tuesday sustained ...

Rains ‘breaking the back’ of Australia bushfire crisis

by AFP/ pic by AFP
SYDNEY – Heavy rain was raising hopes Friday for an end to Australia’s unprecedented bushfire crisis, as downpours douse ...

Malaysians urged not to cancel trips to Perth

Tourism WA says the region has been largely unaffected by the bushfires that Australia has experienced recently
by LYDIA NATHAN / pic source: Tourism ...

Mud stops play as Australian Open faces new challenge

by AFP/ pic by AFP
MELBOURNE – An Australian Open hit by weather extremes faced a new challenge on Thursday: dirty rain, as overnight downpours ...

Three US firefighters killed in Australia water bomber crash

by AFP/ pic by AFP
SYDNEY – A large water-bombing plane crashed while fighting fires southwest of Sydney on Thursday, killing all three US crew ...

Dust storms and giant hail batter bushfire-weary Australia

by AFP/ pic by AFP
SYDNEY – Thunderstorms and giant hail battered parts of Australia’s east coast on Monday after “apocalyptic” ...
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Australia to lose billions as bushfires deter tourists

by AFP/ pic by AFP
SYDNEY – Australia will lose billions of dollars in tourism revenue as international visitors cancel trips in droves due to ...

So, do we just give up?

We envision the world to be a great place in 2020, but we enter the year with various devastating news of natural disasters
pic by AFP “I KNOW a lost ...

Picking up the pieces from bushfire disaster in Australia

by AZREEN HANI / pic by AFP
CITIZENS of Australia are reeling, families are trying to rebuild their lives and the government is counting the billions ...

Australia’s bushfire crisis turns off tourists

by AFP/ pic by AFP
AUSTRALIA – Families grieving for lost homes and loved ones, burned koalas rescued from charred forests: The devastation of ...

Strong winds create Australian ‘megablaze’

by AFP / pic by AFP
Gale-force winds in Australia merged two enormous fires into a megablaze across land almost four times the area of New York City on ...