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  1. China's Poyang Lake Drying Up

    3 Mar 2014- 10:11 by Local Press Report JIUJIANG Global Times Zhan Fangfang couldn't believe her eyes when she saw the lake turn into a field of wildflowers in front of her eyes. She grew up at the edge of Poyang Lake in Jiangxi Province, the largest ...

    Local Press Report - 03/03/2014 - 10:11

  2. UAE's TAQA to Acquire Two Hydropower Plants in Himachal Pradesh State

    3 Mar 2014- 10:11 by Local Press Report NEW DELHI The Hindu A consortium led by TAQA, the international energy and water company from Abu Dhabi, has agreed to acquire two hydro power plants with 1,391 MW capacity in Himachal Pradesh from Jaiprakash Power ...

    Local Press Report - 03/03/2014 - 10:11

  3. Shares in New Selangor Water Management Company Will Be Available Within a Year

    3 Mar 2014- 10:11 by Local Press Report BANGI Free Malaysia Today Shares of the Selangor water management company would be available within the next six months to one year, said Selangor Menteri Besar Khalid Ibrahim. “We are in the midst of taking over ...

    Local Press Report - 03/03/2014 - 10:17

  4. Philippines Rolls Out Six New PPP Projects for 2014

    3 Mar 2014- 10:11 by Local Press Report MANILA InterAksyon The government expects to roll out six more public-private partnership (PPP) projects this year. PPP Center executive director Cosette Canilao said it will roll out two projects while four more ...

    Local Press Report - 03/03/2014 - 10:11

  5. China Issues Regulations on Water Use From South-to-North Diversion Project

    28 Feb 2014- 10:06 by OOSKAnews Correspondent BEIJING, China The Chinese government on February 28 put into effect regulations governing water use in the country's $62 billion USD South-to-North Water Diversion Project. According to a State Council ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 02/28/2014 - 10:06

  6. Mekong River Reduced to a Trickle in Bueng Kan, Chinese Dams Blamed

    28 Feb 2014- 09:36 by Local Press Report BUENG KAN TTR Weekly Mekong River is reducing so fast this year, you could almost walk across the 1 km wide river at some parts in central Laos and Northeast Thailand. For ferry owners that is an alarming prospect ...

    Local Press Report - 02/28/2014 - 09:36

  7. Malaysian Utility Syabas Expands Water Rationing in Klang Valley

    28 Feb 2014- 09:36 by Local Press Report CYBERJAYA Malay Mail Online Water disruptions will affect 2.2 million consumers in the Klang Valley once the ongoing water rationing is expanded this Sunday, utility firm Syarikat Bekalan Air Selangor (Syabas) said ...

    Local Press Report - 02/28/2014 - 09:36

  8. Singapore's Water Minister Says No Rationing Yet

    28 Feb 2014- 09:36 by Local Press Report SINGAPORE Today Online Singapore will not have to start water rationing “at this point of time”, said Minister for Environment and Water Resources Vivian Balakrishnan today (Feb 28). Nevertheless, he highlighted ...

    Local Press Report - 02/28/2014 - 09:36

  9. Vietnam Plans 950 Irrigation Projects in Central Highlands

    27 Feb 2014- 10:17 by Local Press Report HO CHI MINH CITY Shanghai Daily About 950 irrigation works will be built in Vietnam's Central Highlands region from now to 2020, including 670 reservoirs, 250 dams and 30 pump stations, according to local ...

    Local Press Report - 02/27/2014 - 10:17

  10. Experts Raise Concerns About China's Mekong Dams

    27 Feb 2014- 10:17 by Local Press Report BEIJING Voice of America China has the greatest number of dams in the world, though its plan to construct a dam on the cross-border Mekong River is increasingly creating controversy. In 2011, the government in ...

    Local Press Report - 02/27/2014 - 10:17

  11. Spain's Abengoa Sells Its Share in Chinese Desal Plant

    27 Feb 2014- 10:17 by Local Press Report SEVILLE Bloomberg Abengoa SA (ABG) agreed to sell its holding in the Qingdao seawater reverse-osmosis desalination plant in northeastern China to one of its venture project partners for 53 million euros ($72 ...

    Local Press Report - 02/27/2014 - 10:17

  12. Malaysian Government, Selangor State Finally Reach Deal on Water Sector Restructuring

    27 Feb 2014- 10:17 by OOSKAnews Correspondent PUTRAJAYA, Malaysia After five years of wrangling, the Malaysian government and the Selangor state government finally reached an agreement this week on restructuring the state’s water industry. Under the ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 02/27/2014 - 10:17

  13. Thai Tap Water Eyes Expansion in Myanmar

    26 Feb 2014- 10:11 by Local Press Report BANGKOK Eleven Myanmar Thai Tap Water Supply (TTW), a producer and distributor of tap water in Nakhon Pathom and Samut Sakhon for the Provincial Waterworks Authority, plans to invest between Bt2.2 billion and Bt2.5 ...

    Local Press Report - 02/26/2014 - 10:11

  14. Sembcorp Plans to Expand Two Facilities in China

    26 Feb 2014- 10:11 by Local Press Report SINGAPORE Channel News Asia Singapore industrial conglomerate Sembcorp Industries on Tuesday announced plans to expand two facilities in China as it seeks to grow its presence in the world's most populous ...

    Local Press Report - 02/26/2014 - 10:11

  15. India Approves $86 Million in Water, Wastewater Projects for Gujarat, Punjab

    26 Feb 2014- 10:11 by OOSKAnews Correspondent NEW DELHI, India The Indian federal government has approved six new water supply, wastewater treatment and water recycling and reuse projects in the states of Gujarat and Punjab under the country’s Jawaharlal ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 02/26/2014 - 10:11

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