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  1. Penang Chief Minister Demands Explanation for Betu Ferringhi Pollution

    25 Feb 2014- 10:15 by Local Press Report GEORGE TOWN Malay Mail Online Indah Water Konsortium (IWK) and the Department of Environment (DoE) must explain how the bacterial pollution contaminated the Batu Ferringhi river, said Penang Chief Minister Lim Guan ...

    Local Press Report - 02/25/2014 - 10:35

  2. Malaysia Starts Water Rationing in Capital Area

    25 Feb 2014- 10:15 by Local Press Report KUALA LUMPUR Bloomberg Water rationing began in areas surrounding Malaysia’s capital after a prolonged drought, as Selangor state officials sought to wrap up talks to nationalize the local industry. “The supply of ...

    Local Press Report - 02/25/2014 - 10:15

  3. Six Executive Charged With Pollution Violations in Taiwan's Changhua County

    25 Feb 2014- 10:15 by Local Press Report TAIPEI Focus Taiwan News Channel Executives from six electroplating factories in the central county of Changhua were charged Monday with illegally discharging polluted water into irrigation channels. Changhua ...

    Local Press Report - 02/25/2014 - 10:15

  4. India’s Water and Sanitation Spending in 2007-2012 Exceeded Projections

    25 Feb 2014- 10:15 by OOSKAnews Correspondent NEW DELHI, India Revised estimates of India's investment in water supply and sanitation sector during the country’s 11th Five Year Plan (2007-2012) significantly exceeded original projections, according ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 02/25/2014 - 10:15

  5. Sri Lanka Braces for Water Shortages Amid Drought

    24 Feb 2014- 10:14 by OOSKAnews Correspondent COLOMBO, Sri Lanka Sri Lanka’s National Water Supply and Drainage Board (NWSDB), is urging residents to curb water use and conserve the resource, as ongoing severe drought conditions have caused a significant ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 02/26/2014 - 14:12

  6. TEPCO Blames Latest Fukushima Leak on "Human Error"

    24 Feb 2014- 09:19 by Local Press Report FUKUSHIMA International Business Times Crippled Fukushima nuclear power plant again dispensed some 100 tonnes of highly radioactive water on Thursday. Its operator Tokyo Electric Power Co (TEPCO) blamed human error ...

    Local Press Report - 02/24/2014 - 09:19

  7. Henan Section of South-to-North Water Transfer Project Begins Trial Operations

    24 Feb 2014- 09:19 by Local Press Report BEIJING CRIENGLISH A section of the south-to-north water diversion project across central China's Henan Province has begun its trial operation and will be completed by the end of May. The trial run will ...

    Local Press Report - 02/24/2014 - 09:19

  8. Philippines' MPIC Seeks Water, Tollroad Investments in Thailand, Indonesia

    24 Feb 2014- 09:19 by Local Press Report MANILA Inquirer Infrastructure holding firm Metro Pacific Investments Corp. is scouting for fresh overseas investment opportunities related to its core water utility and tollroad businesses in Thailand and ...

    Local Press Report - 02/24/2014 - 09:19

  9. Authorities Seek Source of Water Contamination in China's Chongming County

    24 Feb 2014- 09:19 by Local Press Report SHANGHAI Global Times Authorities are still investigating the source of a toxic chemical that contaminated the tap water in parts of Chongming county last week, the local government said Sunday. County residents ...

    Local Press Report - 02/24/2014 - 09:19

  10. Pakistan Starts Work on USAID-Funded Water Supply Project in Jacobabad

    24 Feb 2014- 10:14 by OOSKAnews Correspondent ISLAMABAD, Pakistan US Ambassador to Pakistan Richard G. Olson on February 18 inaugurated construction of a $36 million USD water supply project in Jacobabad, a dry mountain town in Pakistan’s southern Sindh ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 02/24/2014 - 10:14

  11. Malaysia's Ho Hup Construction Close to Winning Iraq Sewerage Contract

    21 Feb 2014- 10:10 by Local Press Report KUALA LUMPUR Malaysia Star Ho Hup Construction Co Bhd is close to securing a US$60mil (RM198mil) sewerage and township contract in Iraq. “We will continue to see good deals flow from Iraq where we have 30 engineers ...

    Local Press Report - 02/21/2014 - 10:10

  12. MP Dismisses Syabas' "Slander" Accusations

    21 Feb 2014- 10:10 by Local Press Report KUALA LUMPUR Malay Mail Online With a “water crisis” leaving tens of thousands of Klang Valley households parched, PKR’s Rafizi Ramli told water utility Syarikat Bekalan Air Selangor Sdn Bhd (Syabas) today to ...

    Local Press Report - 02/21/2014 - 10:10

  13. Manila Water to Increase Investment in Singapore Unit

    21 Feb 2014- 10:10 by Local Press Report MANILA Business World Ayala-led Manila Water Company, Inc. will infuse additional equity investment in its Singapore unit, the utility said in a disclosure yesterday. Manila Water said that, in a meeting yesterday, ...

    Local Press Report - 02/21/2014 - 10:10

  14. Early Drought Affects Farming in Thailand

    21 Feb 2014- 10:10 by Local Press Report BUENG KAN NNT A number of provinces in Thailand have been hit by an early, severe drought, which is causing troubles for several farming areas. Sukhothai Province, which has been experiencing a decreasing amount of ...

    Local Press Report - 02/21/2014 - 10:10

  15. Cambodian Environmentalists, Fishermen Urge Laos to Postpone Don Sahong Dam

    21 Feb 2014- 10:10 by OOSKAnews Correspondent PHNM PENH, Cambodia Cambodian fishing communities along the Mekong River this week called on the Cambodian government to negotiate with neighboring Laos to postpone construction of a new hydropower dam on the ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 02/21/2014 - 10:10

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