Six Die in Malaysia Fireworks Explosion

A fire that broke out in a two-story shop/house in Malaysia on Tuesday (11th Dec.) killed six people, was caused by a fireworks explosion, according to local authorities. The shop was located in an industrial area known as Puncak Jelapang Maju in Ipoh.…

Malaysia’s Customs Department Seize 8 tonnes of Fireworks

The Kelantan Customs Department in Malaysia has seized eight tonnes of contraband firecrackers and fireworks worth RM191,182 (US$48,000). Kelantan Customs Director Mohd Nasir Yusoff on Thursday (Jun 7) said the contraband was seized from stores, premises and Ramadan bazaars in…

Fireworks display malfunction burns four spectators

The annual fireworks display at the Fred’s Pass rural community show near Darwin in the northern territory of Australia became a disaster zone when the annual fireworks display malfunctioned. One person was hospitalised, and three children treated for burns. The…

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