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Timely blacklisting of Bitcoin mining

China Daily 25 Oct 2021
Data from Cambridge University shows that the annual electricity consumption of Bitcoin mining is about 149.37 terawatt-hours, which exceeds that of Malaysia, Ukraine and Sweden and nears that of Vietnam, which ranks 25th on the world electricity consumption list ... All these make it rational to regulate the Bitcoin "mining" industry.

Whiskey, transgender entrepreneur trigger outcry among Malaysia's conservatives

Straits Times 24 Oct 2021
"Malaysia remains unsafe for Sajat the state has a duty to protect all its citizens, and they failed to do so with Sajat ... Timah however means tin in the Malay language, and Timah Whiskey says its name harks back to the tin mining era when Malaysia was under British colonial rule.

Transgender entrepreneur, whisky brand spark outcry

Straits Times 24 Oct 2021
Malaysia's conservative Muslims are up in arms over a transgender social media star and local whisky brand, claiming the two have trod on religious sensitivities and insulted Islam ... Timah, however, means tin in Malay, and Timah Whiskey says its name harks back to the tin-mining era when Malaysia was under British colonial rule.

16th Seoul International Drama Awards 2021 Ends Successfully

The Marshall News Messenger 22 Oct 2021
(Graphic. Business Wire) ... The Golden Bird Prize for TV-Movie went to 'Frederica Montseny, the woman who speaks' and the Silver Bird Prize to 'This House is Mine'. 'Bonus Vacation' from Malaysia, 'Atlantic Crossing' from Norway, 'The Pit S4' took the honour of awarding the Jury's Special Prize, awarded to drama entries that are worthy of recognition.

Sand stealing has been going on all over Malaysia for decades

Malaysia Today 20 Oct 2021
Malaysia Today not only revealed this scandal but also published documents as evidence ... Malaysia Today Had Revealed The Sand-Mining Scandal Five Years Ago (5 Dec 2017). MACC Nabs 3 For Alleged Involvement In Illegal Kajang Sand Mining Activities (30 November 2017) ... Selangor Lost Millions From Illegal Sand And Gravel Mining (1 Dec 2017).

Malaysian police confiscated 1,290 illegal mining rigs in one week

Cryptopolitan 18 Oct 2021
Judging by the electricity cost in Malaysia, the Southeast Asian country is one of the favorable regions for cryptocurrency mining, yet some people choose to run off with the electricity. Within a week, the law enforcement agency in Sarawak, Malaysia, confiscated about 1,290 crypto mining rigs that were being powered using stolen electricity.

Malaysia: Police charge illegal crypto miners and seize rigs to save charge

AMB Crypto 18 Oct 2021
Malaysia is known for being highly protective of its electrical resources.

U.S. edges China in terms of global share of bitcoin mining hashrate

Bitcoiner X 16 Oct 2021
to knock China down in top position as far as bitcoin mining hash rate is concerned ... This led to the wider geographical distribution of mining power, explaining the rise in the ranking of Kazakhstan, Russia as well as Canada, Ireland, Malaysia Germany, Iran and Norway.

US overtakes China to become world's largest bitcoin mining hub

Independent online (SA) 14 Oct 2021
Canada, Malaysia and Iran also have a significant mining presence, according to the data, with China's restrictions possibly leading to "an increased geographic distribution of hashrate across the world," the report said, adding that it could be a "positive development for network security and the decentralized principles of Bitcoin.".

Fate of Malaysian forests stripped of protection points to conservation stakes

Mongabay 13 Oct 2021
Before the clearing and excavators and bulldozers, before plans to build a gold mine and oil palm plantations, the Jemaluang and Tenggaroh forest reserves in Johor, Malaysia, were wildlife-rich jungles by the sea ... at forming an unbroken link of forests across Peninsular Malaysia.

The Skin Desyre Story

Sun Star 04 Oct 2021
Skin Desyre’s commitment is to unveil the best of your skin, so you can go bare anytime,” shared Mine Punsalang Cabral, the brains, hands, and beauty behind Skin Desyre ... That decision changed Mine's life ... Mine has also completed aesthetic courses in Singapore and Malaysia ... In the country, Mine got an NC II for Beauty Care from Tesda.

Hatten Land Partners with Frontier to Run Green Crypto Mining Rigs

LB News 03 Oct 2021
The companies will now work together to manage more than 1,000 crypto mining rigs operating within Hatten Group properties based in Malaysia. Hatten Land Is Revamping Its Mining Projects. Beginning in the fourth quarter of 2021, Hatten says that several new digital currency mining rigs will be installed between the two companies.

Hatten Land inks deal to operate 1,000 crypto mining rigs in Malaysia

Straits Times 29 Sep 2021
SINGAPORE (THE BUSINESS TIMES) - A subsidiary of Hatten Land has signed a definitive agreement with Singapore's Frontier Digital Asset Management to share proceeds from jointly operating at least 1,000 cryptocurrency mining rigs at the group's properties in Malaysia.

CBI arrests four in Bengal illegal coal-mining case

The Times of India 28 Sep 2021
+Text Size. SmallMediumLarge. ARTICLES. CBI arrests four in Bengal illegal coal-mining case. Hoichoi to expand in global mkts ... KOLKATA. The CBI, investigating the illegal coal mining in Bengal, made its first arrests in the case on Monday ... Wanted in several other illegal coal mining cases, Mandal was hiding in Malaysia, Singapore and Switzerland ... .

Scott Morrison is ‘very keen’ to commit to net-zero by 2050: Shanahan

The Daily Telegraph Australia 27 Sep 2021
"He is actually selling an economic solution to try and provide continued jobs in the regions and in mining.