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  1. South Korea Expresses Concern About New Fukushima Water Release Plan

    30 Mar 2020- 08:15 by OOSKAnews Correspondent SEOUL, South Korea South Korea has expressed concern about a new draft plan from Japan to release contaminated Fukushima water from its disabled Fukushima nuclear power plant into the sea. The country’s Office ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 03/30/2020 - 08:15

  2. Technology Deployment Required For Future Water Security In China

    30 Mar 2020- 07:31 by OOSKAnews Correspondent BEIJING, China As China’s fast economic growth and rise in food demand drive an increase in water use for agriculture and industry, a new study underscore the value and potential of technological adoptions to ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 03/30/2020 - 07:32

  3. Satellite Data Enhances Water Resource Management In African Countries

    29 Mar 2020- 10:10 by Local Press Report COLOMBO Space In Africa The International Water Management Institute (IWMI) has partnered with Digital Earth Africa (DEA) to leverage state of the art remote-sensing and data management technologies to enhance the ...

    Local Press Report - 03/29/2020 - 10:10

  4. Tamil Nadu Will Permit Packaged Water Production During The Virus Outbreak

    29 Mar 2020- 10:09 by Local Press Report CHENNAI Packaging Gateway The Madras High Court has today permitted the state government of Tamil Nadu, India to temporarily allow packaged water production facilities to continue to operate without a licence until ...

    Local Press Report - 03/29/2020 - 10:09

  5. UAE Government Reduces Water Bills To Support Industry During COVID Crisis

    29 Mar 2020- 10:14 by Local Press Report DUBAI Arab News Businesses in the UAE will see their water and electricity bills reduced by 20 percent as the government works to support industries impacted by the ongoing coronavirus crisis. The UAE cabinet appro ...

    Local Press Report - 03/29/2020 - 10:14

  6. Mekong River Commission Social Media Initiative

    25 Mar 2020- 09:10 by Local Press Report PHNOM PENH Phnom Penh Post The Mekong River Commission (MRC) has launched a social media competition that calls on users to share messages that can inspire people to do more to protect rivers. The campaign, entitle ...

    Local Press Report - 03/25/2020 - 09:10

  7. Kabul River For Peace And Development

    25 Mar 2020- 09:08 by Local Press Report KARACHI Pakistan Observer Nisar Memon, former federal minister and senator in Pakistan, comments about the importance of the Kabul River and the dependence on it of both Pakistan and Afghanistan for drinking water, ...

    Local Press Report - 03/25/2020 - 09:26

  8. World Water Day 2020 Photo Contest Winner Announced

    25 Mar 2020- 09:12 by Local Press Report TEHRAN Tehran Times The Lions Club Seregno Assistance to International Development (AID) in Italy organizes the contest every year in collaboration with United Nations Water and several other organizations, includi ...

    Local Press Report - 03/25/2020 - 09:12

  9. Virus Curfew Accelerates Jordan Water Shortages

    25 Mar 2020- 09:23 by Local Press Report AMMAN Thomson Reuters Foundation Complaints and concerns over water shortages rose by 58% in Jordan in the first day after a country-wide curfew was instated, water authorities said Sunday. Jordan, the world's ...

    Local Press Report - 03/25/2020 - 09:23

  10. Yemen: Safe Water Crucial To Control Spread Of Diseases

    25 Mar 2020- 09:14 by Local Press Report GENEVA Middle East Monitor The United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR) has called to support the provision of clean water in Yemen in order to protect the country’s population from the spread of disea ...

    Local Press Report - 03/25/2020 - 09:14

  11. Iran Announces Major Water Treatment Investment

    25 Mar 2020- 09:11 by Local Press Report TEHRAN Press TV Iran’s Ministry of Energy is launch dozens of major electricity and water projects despite financial and logistics problems that have come as a result of a novel coronavirus outbreak in the country. ...

    Local Press Report - 03/25/2020 - 09:11

  12. Coronavirus Expected To Drive Up Manila Water Usage

    24 Mar 2020- 10:16 by Local Press Report MANILA Manila Bulletin The water consumption of Metro Manila and its nearby provinces is expected to spike during the community quarantine ordered by President Rodrigo Duterte as a measure to prevent the spread of ...

    Local Press Report - 03/26/2020 - 13:33

  13. New World Bank Support For Sustainable Agricultural Water Use In Himachal Pradesh

    17 Mar 2020- 11:50 by OOSKAnews Correspondent NEW DELHI, India The World Bank, the government of India, and the government of Himachal Pradesh state in the north of India have agreed an $80 Million USD fifteen year loan for improvement of water management ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 03/17/2020 - 11:50

  14. South-east Asia Water Festivals Cancelled In Response To Coronavirus

    17 Mar 2020- 11:48 by Local Press Report BANGKOK The Star Online South-East Asian countries are cancelling or scaling back traditionally boisterous Buddhist New Year celebrations next month, citing the Covid-19 (coronavirus) outbreak as they call off wate ...

    Local Press Report - 03/17/2020 - 11:48

  15. Vietnam Drought: State Of Emergency Declared In Five Mekong Delta Provinces

    15 Mar 2020- 07:28 by OOSKAnews Correspondent HO CHI MINH CITY, Vietnam The government of Vietnam declared a state of emergency last week in five Mekong Delta provinces in response to prolonged drought which has led to a build-up of salinity, threatening ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 03/15/2020 - 07:28

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