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Muar

 

(Bandar Maharani), a city in Malaysia, in the state of Johore. Population, 39,100 (1957). The city is a port on the Strait of Malacca at the mouth of the Muar River. Muar exports rubber, coconuts, and bananas. A fishing industry is also important in the city.

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The rail service is proposed to have stops in Seremban, Ayer Keroh (Malacca), Muar, Batu Pahat and Nusajaya in Johor, not far from a motorsports hub being built by Singapore tycoon Peter Lim.
Identification of the Municipal Solid Waste Characteristics and Potential of Plastic Recovery at Bakri Landfill, Muar, Malaysia," Journal of Sustainable Development, 5(7): 11-17(2012).
Another interesting feature of early maps is the depiction of a trans-peninsula channel, possibly either a mis-location of the Johor Strait, a misconception of the portage route between the Muar and Pahang Rivers, or a conflation of both.
Ramadan fasting among pregnant women in Muar district, Malaysia and its association to health outcomes.
Muar estuary was situated at the southern part of Peninsular Malaysia which connected to the Strait of Malacca.
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educated engineer, believed to have been born in Malaysia's Muar town in Johor province in 1966, Marwan is among the last few known surviving militants of his generation of al Qaida-inspired extremists who survived the anti-terror crackdowns in Asia following the Sept.
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Phonology and morphology of Ulu Muar, New Haven: Yale University.
The polluted haze reached dangerous levels in the two neighboring countries; Malaysia even declared a state of emergency in Muar and Ledang districts in the southern Johor state
The state was carved into northern (comprising the districts of Muar, Tangkak Segamat), central (Kluang, Mersing, Batu Pahat), and the southern (Johor Bahru, Kulai, Pontian, Kota Tinggi) zones.
The heavy haze caused the pollution level to reach a reading of 750 on API in Muar only last week, which led to the declaration of emergency in the Johor district.