Poor visibility caused by smoke has caused delays of flights in Indonesia and Malaysia and prompted authorities to shut schools in some parts of the two countries.
Indonesian President Joko Widodo visited several hot spots in Riau province yesterday, including in Pelalawan regency, which was among the worst affected by uncontrolled fires that have been raging in parts of Sumatra and Kalimantan.
Authorities on Monday said they had arrested almost 200 people suspected of being involved in activities that led to the out-of-control fires.
"Indonesian Police will enforce the law against anyone who is proven to have carried out forest and land burning, whether it was done intentionally or through negligence", National Police spokesman Dedi Prasetyo told reporters in Jakarta.
"This is a last resort".
Indonesia's forestry and environment ministry said recently that authorities had sealed off at least 42 companies in the past week, including a Singaporean-based company and four firms affiliated with a Malaysian palm oil corporate group.
Trudeau Campaigning in St. John's Today
Trudeau says the Liberals would also introduce a new leave for adoptive parents so they get the same benefits as other parents. He heads to P.E.I.in the evening for a rally.
Some of the most serious fires occur in peatlands, which are highly combustible when drained of water to be converted into plantations.
Air quality improved in Singapore and was in the "moderate" range after slipping to "unhealthy" levels over the weekend, officials there said.
Almost 150,000 people have been treated for acute respiratory infections linked to the haze in recent months, according to Indonesian health authorities.
While forest fires are an annual problem, the situation this year has been worsened by drier weather in Indonesia, with diplomatic tensions soaring as toxic smog drifts over to neighboring Malaysia and Singapore. He also ordered a crackdown against those responsible for the forest fires.
In Malaysia, where the haze has hit unhealthy levels in several states, the Selangor government has chose to get tough with people who start open fires.
Huge fires tearing through the Amazon are also compounding concerns about the long-term impact of such blazes on keeping global temperature levels stable.
After that, she'll return to the states for a pair of shows at the brand-new SoFi Stadium Los Angeles dubbed Lover Fest West . Though the tour won't start until next summer, fans are already eagerly awaiting the opportunity to buy tickets.
Authorities said they searched Vazquez's Pittsburgh apartment Tuesday, seizing several electronic devices that will be examined. Vazquez had a cut on his nose in the days after the Pirates released information on the fight.
Both of the newly shared tracks were recorded on August 23 at Muscle Shoals, AL's legendary FAME Studios. It also ramps up competition against Spotify and Apple Music , neither of which offer a comparable tier.
Il ( Djamel Belmadi Ndr) a eu des mots d'entraîneur convaincants [.] des mots qui manquaient pour me décider. Patrick Mboma s'est déclaré candidat au poste de sélectionneur du Cameroun, lundi soir sur Canal + Afrique.
Alyssa Milano et Holly Marie Combs joueront à nouveau des soeurs mais cette fois-ci, dans la série médicale de ABC. L'épisode en question sera diffusé le 26 septembre prochain aux États-Unis et un peu plus tard en France sur TF1.
Well, President Trump huffed and puffed and now, finally, he's getting on with his efforts to blow California's house down. The state has long pushed automakers to adopt more fuel-efficient passenger vehicles that emit less pollution.
Additionally, the Warriors have tweaked their black "The Town" jerseys, as well as their gold "The City" and "The Bay" uniforms. The Warriors will open up the 2020 season in some new digs at the Chase Center in San Francisco.
The Trump administration has been monitoring Russian compliance with sanctions placed on North Korea over its nuclear program. The clash, which occurred on Tuesday, follows a string of earlier incidents involving North Korean fishermen.
Netflix chief content officer Ted Sarandos said: " Seinfeld is the television comedy that all television comedy is measured against".
Iran charges three detained Australians with spying
Australian officials have said talks are under way to secure the release of the three Australians jailed in Iran. Foreign Minister Marise Payne said there was "no reason" to believe the arrests were politically motivated.
White House orders two former aides to defy House subpoenas
Rob Porter , a former staff secretary in the White House, was in the room for several episodes investigated by Mueller's team. Dearborn said he was uncomfortable with the request and also declined to deliver it, according to the report .
Category one Storm Strengthens Further
Sunday afternoon the hurricane center now gives this wave an 80% chance of becoming a tropical depression over the next 5 days. On Monday morning, Humberto grew stronger and gained more speed in its journey northeast as forecasted earlier.