How Bad Will the Haze Be in Singapore This Year?

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How Bad Will the Haze Be in Singapore This Year?


Assistant Professor Mikinori Kuwata explains Singapore's haze prospects for this year (Source: Screen grab of interview on Channel NewsAsia)

In 2013 and 2015, Singapore suffered from extreme haze. Channel NewsAsia sat down with two experts to find out more about Singapore's haze prospects for 2017.

Assistant Professor Mikinori Kuwata, a Principal Investigator at the Earth Observatory of Singapore, discussed Singapore's haze situation with Vivian Claire Liew, the CEO of the social enterprise PhilanthropyWorks. Asst. Prof Kuwata explained how a combination of factors - both human and natural - will influence the prevalence of haze in Singapore.

Available online from August 14 2017 at 10pm, the video commentary can be viewed here.

Assistant Professor Mikinori Kuwata prepares for the shoot to begin (Source: Rachel Siao)


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