29 Nov 2012 - 10:19 by Local Press Report
LONDON (Reuters) — Investment in the global industrial water sector should reach $80 billion over the next five years, as demand for water grows, supply becomes more volatile and quality standards become stricter,
24 Sep 2012 - 11:19 by OOSKAnews Correspondent
HONG KONG — Climate change is causing glaciers to melt and rainfall patterns to shift, which causes what was once a fairly stable water supply to become more and more unpredictable, according to a recent repor
Brazil Agriculture Ministry Announces Historic $57.1 Billion USD Plan for 2012-2013; No Mention of Water Use
6 Jul 2012 - 00:00 by OOSKAnews Correspondent
Brazil, BRASILIA — Brazil’s Agriculture Ministry on July 2 announced that it was providing an historic $57.1 billion USD for rural credit financing in its 2012-2013 Agriculture and Livestock Plan.
20 Jun 2012 - 00:00 by OOSKAnews Correspondent
Argentina, BUENOS AIRES — Multinational banking and financial services company HSBC last week launched its new Water Program in South America.
30 May 2012 - 00:00 by OOSKAnews Correspondent
MANILA, Philippines — Three British companies engaged in mass transport systems are looking at investments in the Philippines, particularly in major infrastructure projects such as railways, airports and seaports, sai
6 Feb 2012 - 14:14 by Local Press Report
KUWAIT CITY (KUNA (Kuwait)) — Kuwait’s Partnerships Technical Bureau is requesting expressions of interest from private sector companies for the Umm Al-Hayman Wastewater Project.
2 May 2011 - 15:17 by OOSKAnews Correspondent
duBai, united arab emirates — The continuing civic unrest in North Africa and parts of the Middle East have already affected some water projects in the region and could affect more.
11 Apr 2011 - 12:48 by OOSKAnews Correspondent
MANAMA, Bahrain — UK-based Hyder Consulting won a contract from South Korea’s Samsung Engineering Company to design a wastewater treatment plant and sewage conveyance system in Muharraq.
21 Feb 2011 - 15:32 by Local Press Report
MANAMA (AMEInfo) — Norton Rose (Middle East) LLP, in partnership with HSBC and Fichtner, is advising Bahrain’s Ministry of Finance on the design, construction, financing and operation of the Muharraq wastewater tre
26 Apr 2010 - 20:58 by OOSKAnews Correspondent
washington, dc, united states — The World Resources Institute and HSBC's Climate Change Center of Excellence looked at the environmental risks facing the food and beverage, power, and building sectors in India,
27 Jul 2009 - 14:47 by OOSKAnews Correspondent
AMMAN, Jordan — More than 2,500 households in six Amman neighborhoods are to receive new water-saving devices under a campaign launched on July 21 by HSBC
18 May 2008 - 23:08 by Local Press Report
duBai, united arab emirates (National District) — — The National Central Cooling Company (Tabreed) has signed a deal with HSBC Amanah, for a 12-year Ijara (Islamic lease) facility worth $272.3 million USD.
The funds will be used to
16 Jul 2007 - 10:09 by OOSKAnews Correspondent
RIYADH, Saudi Arabia — — After months of assessment, officials of the Saudi Ministry of Water and Electricity awarded the phase 2 consultancy and financial advisory contracts for Riyadh's wastewater privatization
9 Jul 2007 - 10:09 by Local Press Report
duBai, united arab emirates (Khaleej Times (United Arab Emirates)) — — International bank HSBC is spending $90 million USD to reduce the company's impact on the environment, including water and waste reduction programs.
The Global Environmental Efficiency
13 Nov 2006 - 00:20 by Local Press Report
duBai, united arab emirates (Khaleej Times (United Arab Emirates)) — — About one of every three dollars in project finance debt raised in the first half of 2006 went to projects in the Middle East.
That's according to international banking and finance company HSBC,