Dateline 2018-07-23, Eco-Business:
It’s been just over two months since the people—or the rakyat—voted the Pakatan Harapan (PH) coalition into power.
Malaysia’s 14th general election has brought many firsts for the country. Among them is the Ministry of Energy, Science, Technology, Environment and Climate Change (MESTECC). Helmed by Cambridge-educated engineer Yeo Bee Yin, it is the first time climate change has been given prominence in the naming of a ministry. It’s a small win in our fight against climate change, but much more needs to be done.