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  1. Himachal Seeks $150 Million USD for Climate Proofing

    22 Nov 2016- 09:22 by Local Press Report SHIMLA Indian Express Recognising the challenge to its water resources in the face of climate change, Himachal Pradesh has drawn-up a USD 150 million project to manage the state’s stressed water ecology and restore ...

    Local Press Report - 12/22/2016 - 10:19

  2. Kahramaa Clamps Down on Wastage

    22 Nov 2016- 09:22 by Local Press Report DOHA Construction Week Online Utilities provider Kahramaa has announced a clamp down on people who are guilty of wasting water and electricity. The inspection drive is aimed at catching and fining those who flout ...

    Local Press Report - 12/22/2016 - 10:19

  3. India’s National Green Tribunal Halts Part of Ganges Clean-Up

    21 Nov 2016- 13:12 by OOSKAnews Correspondent NEW DELHI, India India’s National Green Tribunal has said it will not allow the federal government to spend “a penny more” on cleaning up a polluted stretch of the Ganges in northern India. In a ruling issued ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 11/21/2016 - 13:12

  4. Selangor State Chief Minister Denies Reports of Water Hike

    21 Nov 2016- 13:12 by OOSKAnews Correspondent PETALING JAYA, Malaysia Selangor Chief Minister Mohamed Azmin Ali has denied recent concerns that water rates in the state will increase with the takeover of water concessionaire Syarikat Pengeluar Air ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 11/21/2016 - 13:12

  5. China’s Water Quality Improved in First Nine Months of 2016

    21 Nov 2016- 13:12 by OOSKAnews Correspondent BEIJING, China Water quality in China improved during the first nine months of this year, due in part to implementation of the government’s action plan for combating water pollution, according to Vice Minister ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 11/21/2016 - 13:12

  6. Fines for Deadly Vietnam Dam Discharge

    21 Nov 2016- 13:12 by Local Press Report HA TINH VNExpress International A hydropower dam which discharged a large amount of water without any advance notice and caused flooding in the central province of Ha Tinh last month has been fined VND115.5 million ...

    Local Press Report - 11/21/2016 - 13:12

  7. Johor Allocates $26 Million for Water Supply Improvements

    21 Nov 2016- 13:19 by Local Press Report ISKANDAR PUTERI Straits Times The Johor state government has allocated close to RM80 million ($26 million) in its 2017 Budget to secure sufficient water supply in the long term. This will fund 14 water management ...

    Local Press Report - 12/22/2016 - 10:19

  8. Marrakesh Action Proclamation (Hmmm, No Mention of Water)

    18 Nov 2016- 11:17 by OOSKAnews Correspondent MARRAKESH, Morocco Ambassador Aziz Mekouar yesterday (November 17th) issued COP22’s “Marrakech Action Proclamation For Our Climate And Sustainable Development” on behalf of 196 countries participating in the ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 11/18/2016 - 11:38

  9. US Action on Food and Water Security Through Innovation, Finance, and Data

    18 Nov 2016- 11:17 by Local Press Report WASHINGTON DC Relief Web As communities across the globe increasingly feel the impacts of climate change, food security is at greater risk—in large part due to growing water insecurity. In order to address the ...

    Local Press Report - 11/18/2016 - 11:17

  10. Abu Dhabi: Electricity and Water Tariff Revised

    18 Nov 2016- 11:17 by Local Press Report ABU DHABI Gulf News Abu Dhabi has revised water and electricity tariff with effect from January 1, 2017 to reflect the actual cost of supplying water and electricity to all categories of customers in line with the ...

    Local Press Report - 11/18/2016 - 11:17

  11. Israeli Firm Demonstrates Drip Irrigation in Australia

    18 Nov 2016- 11:17 by Local Press Report TEL AVIV Australian Broadcasting Corporation Australian rice growers are being encouraged to explore new ways of irrigating their crops using less water. The method is widely used in vegetable production and was ...

    Local Press Report - 11/18/2016 - 11:17

  12. Water Issues Need to be Ironed Out Perak Assembly Told

    18 Nov 2016- 11:17 by Local Press Report IPOH The Sun Daily Perak Mentri Besar Datuk Seri Dr Zambry Abd Kadir (BN-Pangkor) said there are still issues to be ironed out in the sale of raw water negotiations to Penang and Selangor. Policy Reputational Risk ...

    Local Press Report - 11/18/2016 - 11:17

  13. Majithia Asks Kejriwal to Return Punjab Water Cost Before Coming to State

    18 Nov 2016- 11:17 by Local Press Report CHANDIGARH Hindustan Times Punjab revenue minister Bikram Singh Majithia on Thursday asked Delhi chief minister Arvind Kejriwal to release full payment of water received from Punjab before coming to the state to ...

    Local Press Report - 11/18/2016 - 11:17

  14. COP23: Fiji Presidency Welcomed by Water Communities

    18 Nov 2016- 01:37 by OOSKAnews Correspondent MARRAKESH, Morocco It was confirmed November 17th that Fiji will hold the Presidency of the UNFCCC’s COP23. The event will be physically hosted in Bonn, Germany, in November 2017. Speaking on behalf of the ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 11/18/2016 - 01:44

  15. Global Water Stewardship Forum: Insight From Anders Berntell

    18 Nov 2016- 11:17 by OOSKAnews Correspondent EDINBURGH, Scotland As part of a series of water stewardship narticles, OOSKAnews talked with Anders Berntell about the recent Global Water Stewardship Forum in Edinburgh, Scotland, convened by the Alliance ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 11/18/2016 - 11:41

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