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  • 27 Mar 2017 - 10:05 - LILONGWE, Malawi - OOSKAnews Correspondent
  • 15 Feb 2017 - 10:30 - LANCASTER, PA - OOSKAnews Correspondent

    OOSKAnews Voices is a series of guest “opinion columns” written by senior participants in different parts of the international water community.

  • 6 Feb 2017 - 10:26 - CORVALLIS, OR, United States - OOSKAnews Correspondent

    OOSKAnews Voices is a series of guest “opinion columns” written by senior participants in different parts of the international water community.

  • 3 Feb 2017 - 09:45 - BEIRUT, Lebanon - OOSKAnews Correspondent

    Water supply to Raqqa in northern Syria, which is regarded as the Islamic State / Daesh group's Syrian “capital”, has been cut after suspected coalition raids on the city's main pipeline.

  • 3 Feb 2017 - 09:45 - HANOI, Vietnam - OOSKAnews Correspondent

    The government of Vietnam has announced moves to ensure water resource security amid climate change.

  • 3 Feb 2017 - 09:45 - AVDIIVKA, Ukraine - OOSKAnews Correspondent

    Intense fighting in the Ukraine town of Avdiivka on 29th and 30th January disabled electricity and water, including the Donetsk Filtration Station and a backup reservoir, according to the United Na

  • 2 Feb 2017 - 11:59 - ISLAMABAD, Pakistan - OOSKAnews Correspondent

    The latest issue of “Development Advocate Pakistan”, a United Nations Development Program report, describes water associated problems as among the key challenges faced by the country.

  • 31 Jan 2017 - 13:01 - AMSTERDAM, Netherlands - OOSKAnews Correspondent

    UN-Water, a coagulation of United Nations agencies, has declared that World Water Day (22nd March, 2017) is “all about wastewater, and how we should be reducing and reusing it rather than letting i

  • 30 Jan 2017 - 15:23 - TEGUCIGALPA, Honduras - OOSKAnews Correspondent

    OOSKAnews Voices is a series of guest “opinion columns” written by participants in different parts of the international water community.

  • 30 Jan 2017 - 15:23 - WASHINGTON, DC, United States - OOSKAnews Correspondent

    Afghanistani provincial governors have accused the government of Iran of conspiring with Afghan Taliban leadership to target Afghan water projects.

  • 30 Jan 2017 - 15:23 - BANGKOK, Thailand - OOSKAnews Correspondent

    A Thai government ministry has announced plans to levy a fee for wastewater treatment from visiting tourists to help fund new treatment facilities.

  • 30 Jan 2017 - 15:23 - DAMASCUS, Syria - OOSKAnews Correspondent

    The Syrian army has regained control of the Ain el-Fijeh spring and pumping facility under a deal struck with rebel forces involving an agreement for withdrawal.

  • 25 Jan 2017 - 11:43 - Bangkok, Thailand - OOSKAnews Correspondent

    Thailand Prime Minister General Pravut Chan-o-cha has urged government agencies to reduce their water usage 10 percent.

  • 25 Jan 2017 - 11:43 - Washington, DC, United States - OOSKAnews Correspondent

    United States President Donald J. Trump has, among other assets, a “luxury” bottled water product. The President’s nominee for administrator of the United States Environmental Agency (USEPA), Scott Pruitt, facing a confirmation hearing last week with US lawmakers, was confronted during the hearing with a bottle of Trump Water.

  • 25 Jan 2017 - 11:43 - New York, NY, United States - OOSKAnews Correspondent

    The United Nations Children's Fund (UNICEF) Jan 23rd called for unimpeded and unconditional access to children in the besieged city of Deir ez-Zor, noting that they have not received regular humani

  • 25 Jan 2017 - 11:43 - New York, NY, United States - OOSKAnews Correspondent

    Banco Safra SA has filed a class action in New York against BHP Billiton and Vale, joint-venture partners in Samarco, the iron ore mine responsible for Brazil’s worst ever environmental disaster.

  • 16 Jan 2017 - 04:30 - BEIJING - OOSKAnews Correspondent

    Smog and corruption are among the problems that the Chinese government has vowed to combat. Now another problem is in the authorities' cross hairs: unsightly toilets. The China National Tourism Administration, a government agency, announced a five-year plan in December to enhance the country's tourism industry, including a project to build, expand and renovate 100,000 toilets in scenic areas and along tourist routes. The plan complements a campaign to add 57,000 modern public toilets nationwide by late 2017 (Traveller.com.au)

  • 16 Jan 2017 - 04:28 - Lahore - OOSKAnews Correspondent

    Nestlé Pakistan has signed two Memoranda of Understanding (MoU) that will see it give financial backing to mango growers who employ drip irrigation systems, while also partnering with a leading research institute to help improve farming practices.

  • 16 Jan 2017 - 04:26 - LONDON - OOSKAnews Correspondent

    In January 2015, Royal Dutch Shell agreed t

  • 16 Jan 2017 - 04:12 - MUSCAT - OOSKAnews Correspondent

    Muscat Water, a joint venture between Al Sulaimi Group Holding and AquaSwiss AG, has completed the

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