22 May 2013 - 09:16 by Local Press Report
KINGSTON (Go-Jamaica) — The National Water Commission (NWC) is advising that the Bogue system in St. Elizabeth is currently out of operation due to mechanical problems.
2 May 2013 - 08:18 by OOSKAnews Correspondent
Israel, JERUSALEM — A joint Arab-Israeli study is investigating the effects of pharmaceutical residues in Israel’s water.
14 Feb 2013 - 01:00 by OOSKAnews Correspondent
TEL AVIV, Israel — Israel’s Ministry of the Environment released a statement on February 12 saying it does not support the controversial Red Sea-Dead Sea conduit in the form that the World Bank has proposed.
20 Dec 2012 - 10:12 by Local Press Report
NEW DELHI (ynetnews.com) — A mission of top Israeli experts travels to Raipur, New Delhi to further advance two nations' collaboration on urban water management. “There is a an almost uncanny fit between India’s needs i
10 Dec 2012 - 11:02 by Local Press Report
JERUSALEM (Jerusalem Post (Israel)) — Canada and Israel have agreed to work together going forward to promote a United Nations resolution that would double the percentage of wastewater reused across the world, the Energy and Water Mi
14 Nov 2012 - 01:00 by OOSKAnews Correspondent
Israel, JERUSALEM — Israeli water experts have arrived in Peru’s southern Ica region to train local technicians as part of a cooperation agreement signed between the two countries back in March.
5 Nov 2012 - 09:55 by Local Press Report
JERUSALEM (Rianovosti) — The Church of the Holy Sepulchre in Jerusalem has threatened to close its doors to pilgrims and tourists as its bank account has been frozen over an accumulated debt for water supplies. The
1 Nov 2012 - 09:36 by Local Press Report
JERUSALEM (The Jerusalem Post) — To protect water systems from both their own aging infrastructure and external “malevolent events,” countries must integrate advanced water monitoring systems into their infrastructure – an America
24 Sep 2012 - 10:04 by Local Press Report
JERUSALEM (The Jerusalem Post) — National Union MK Michael Ben-Ari said on his Facebook page on Sunday that migrants that get near the Israel-Egypt border should be shot in the head. "That is the only way to protect the lives
17 Sep 2012 - 07:55 by OOSKAnews Correspondent
Israel, JERUSALEM — Israeli enviromental NGO Green Now is threatening to sue Jerusalem water and sewage corporation Hagihon (Gihon) and Israel’s Ministry of Environment for failure to create a wastewater solution for
7 Sep 2012 - 09:34 by Local Press Report
JERUSALEM (Haaretz) — A large public water cistern, dating back to the period of the First Temple, was recently discovered in archaeological excavations conducted in Jerusalem.
24 Aug 2012 - 09:32 by Local Press Report
JERUSALEM (ynetnews.com) — The water levels in Lake Kinneret – the Sea of Galilee – which is Israel's main freshwater reservoir have experienced a disconcerting drop of 26 inches in three months, according to the Water Autho
16 Aug 2012 - 09:57 by OOSKAnews Correspondent
RAMALLAH — Palestinian media this week reported new cases of Israeli settlers and the Government of Israel destroying Palestinian water wells and agricultural lands.
3 Aug 2012 - 00:00 by OOSKAnews Correspondent
Israel, JERUSALEM — The pact signed last week between Israel and South Sudan to cooperate on water infrastructure and technology development has some Nile Basin countries concerned about their water security.
12 Jul 2012 - 09:46 by Local Press Report
JERUSALEM (Haaretz) — The Knesset's Internal Affairs and Environment Committee on Wednesday ratified stricter regulations for the quality of drinking water, placing Israel on par with the United States and Europe.&nbs
5 Jul 2012 - 00:00 by OOSKAnews Correspondent
Israel, JERUSALEM — Israel is heralding its decision this week to go ahead with the Red Sea-Dead Sea canal project as pivotal for peace-building, but environmentalists still question the project’s science.
28 Jun 2012 - 09:50 by Local Press Report
JERUSALEM (Israel National News) — Palestinian Authority water chief Shadad al-Ateli said Wednesday that discussions with the Israel to increase quantities of drinking water without raising prices are underway. Israel has sough
22 Jun 2012 - 08:58 by Local Press Report
JERUSALEM (Desalination & Water Reuse Quarterly) — IDE Technologies told Desalination & Water Reuse on 20 June 2012 that it planning to be ahead of schedule in its construction of the Sorek desalination plant in Israel in joint venture with Hut
11 Jun 2012 - 09:05 by Local Press Report
JERUSALEM (Haaretz) — The police announced it had arrested four Israelis on suspicion they had sabotaged the water supply to a cluster of Bedouin settlement in Khan al-Ahmar, east of Jerusalem. The four were arre
8 Jun 2012 - 09:34 by Local Press Report
JERUSALEM (The Jerusalem Post) — Israel's national water company Mekorot wants to use its expertise in finding unconventional sources for clean water to help it expand globally, as countries step up their efforts to avoi
23 May 2012 - 09:14 by Local Press Report
JERUSALEM (The Jerusalem Post) — Due to the ever-growing demand for water resources, escalating costs and a decline in natural sources, Israel’s Water Authority will be facing increased challenges in meeting its responsibilities,
21 May 2012 - 00:00 by OOSKAnews Correspondent
Israel, JERUSALEM — A report from the Displacement Working Group, which is chaired by the UN Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs (UN-OCHA), charges that in 2011 Israel destroyed over 600 aid-funded i
17 May 2012 - 09:49 by Local Press Report
JERUSALEM (The Jerusalem Post) — After announcing considerations earlier in the week, Prime Minister and former health minister Binyamin Netanyahu and Deputy Health Minister Ya’acov Litzman decided on Wednesday to go ahead wi
7 May 2012 - 09:59 by Local Press Report
JERUSALEM (Jerusalem World News (Israel)) — Full Story - In a move seen as a possible concrete preparation for an eve
21 Dec 2011 - 10:55 by Local Press Report
JERUSALEM (Israel Ministry of the Environment) — Israeli Environmental Protection Minister Gilad Erdan and Bulgarian Minister of Environment and Water Nona Karadjova held talks in Jerusalem last month during the WATEC Israel 2011 conference.
19 Dec 2011 - 21:13 by Local Press Report
AMMAN (Jordan Times) — The impact of abstracting millions of cubic meters of seawater from the Red Sea as part of the Red Sea-Dead Sea Water Conveyance Project are negligible, according to the Red Sea Modeling Study.
28 Nov 2011 - 14:45 by Local Press Report
TEL AVIV (Globes (Israel)) — Israel’s Water Authority has approved construction of national water company Mekorot’s $324 million USD eastern section of the Fifth Water Line to Jerusalem project.
15 Aug 2011 - 17:39 by Local Press Report
JERUSALEM (Water World) — The Finance Ministry has granted Israeli national water company Mekorot a license for the desalination plant at Ashdod, the country’s fifth such facility.
6 Jun 2011 - 14:07 by Local Press Report
JERUSALEM (Jerusalem Post (Israel)) — Excavation work being carried out by Israel Railways near the International Convention Center in Jerusalem led to the discovery of a cave containing the largest underground water sources ever dis
23 May 2011 - 12:23 by Local Press Report
JERUSALEM (Palestine News Network) — Palestinian Water Authority head Dr.
28 Feb 2011 - 13:42 by Local Press Report
TEL AVIV (Jerusalem Post (Israel)) — Jerusalem Municipality development company Moriah will install a water treatment system in a ritual bath (mikve) in the northeastern Jerusalem neighborhood of Pisgat Ze’ev to recycle water.
23 Jan 2011 - 20:00 by OOSKAnews Correspondent
TEL AVIV, Israel — All bodies that handle public drinking water in the country should be made to continuously monitor water quality, according to Dovev Lewinsohn, head of Israel-based Whitewater Security and drinking
21 Sep 2009 - 14:47 by Local Press Report
Israel, JERUSALEM (The Jerusalem Post (Israel)) — Israel is lagging behind other countries in its preparations for the effects of climate change, according to participants at a conference in Jerusalem last week.
8 Jun 2009 - 14:47 by OOSKAnews Correspondent
TEL AVIV, Israel — A ge-old disputes were evident at a conference held in Jerusalem late last month as officials from Israel and the Palestinian Authority sought to resolve water supply issues.
9 Nov 2008 - 20:24 by Local Press Report
Israel, JERUSALEM (Ha'aretz (Israel)) — Israel's ministerial committee on the non-Jewish sector decided November 2 to connect tens of thousands of illegally built Arab homes in East Jerusalem to the water supply.
3 Mar 2008 - 10:09 by Local Press Report
GAZA (World Vision Middle East/European Office) — — With chlorine for treatment in scarce supply, water in the Gaza Strip is becoming contaminated, according to relief organization World Vision.
"We are looking at a deepening