Belait company fined for littering

Daniel Lim

A local company in Anduki, Belait District was recently issued with a compound fine of BND500 for littering. PHT Co Sdn Bhd was issued the fine by the Department of Environment, Park and Recreation (JASTRe) for committing a violation under Chapter 30, Section 12(1)(e) of the Minor Offences Act.

Meanwhile, the government agency called on the public to maintain cleanliness in public areas.

Trash scattered at a public area in the Belait District. PHOTO: JASTRE