Biography of the Author Amir Yusof

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  1. Begpackers Jonker Street

    'Please help fund my trip': Begpackers linger at Melaka's Jonker Street despite ban

    Foreigners selling handmade items at Melaka’s famous tourist district have been warned by authorities, but some have persisted in order to fund ...
  2. Liyana WWF

    Where to lay my eggs? Endangered hawksbill turtles face shrinking nesting grounds in Melaka

    Tourist activities and land reclamation projects have made it hard for the endangered hawksbill turtle to nest along the coastline facing the ...
  3. Orang Asli Frasers Hill

    Orang Asli land under threat in Pahang as Musang King plantations grow

    Some indigenous people in Raub claim they are paying the price for those looking to profit from the increasing demand for durians, while growers ...
  4. Scoot pilot airport

    Last Day at Work: The aviation worker whose long journey through the ranks saw him eventually make it as airline captain

    In the series where Channel NewsAsia profiles individuals leaving the workforce after long careers, Amir Yusof speaks to former Scoot pilot Chung ...
  5. Highland Towers main

    Drug dens, robber hideouts: Calls grow for KL’s Highland Towers to be torn down 25 years after disaster

    Since the 1993 landslide which killed 48 people, the area has still not been cleared, to the dismay of nearby residents.
  6. Berhala trash

    Living in a sea of trash: Sabah’s stateless children face bleak future

    These stateless Bajau Laut children cannot go to a public school or find a job.