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  1. India to Spend $3.13 Billion for Ganges Clean-Up in Next Five Years

    21 May 2015- 10:23 by OOSKAnews Correspondent NEW DELHI, India The Indian government will spend $3.13 billion over the next five years to clean up the Ganges River. The funding was cleared by Prime Minister Narendra Modi at a meeting of the National ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 05/21/2015 - 10:23

  2. Malaysia's North Sembilan Eyes New Water Treatment Plant

    21 May 2015- 09:09 by Local Press Report PORT DICKSON New Straits Times Negeri Sembilan Menteri Besar Datuk Seri Mohamad Hasan today expressed confidence that the state would receive many perks and benefits in the 11th Malaysia Plan (11MP), including a ...

    Local Press Report - 05/21/2015 - 09:09

  3. Pakistan’s Punjab Saaf Pani Company Invites Tenders for Clean Drinking Water Project

    21 May 2015- 10:23 by OOSKAnews Correspondent LAHORE, Pakistan The Punjab Saaf Pani (Clean Water) Company in Pakistan’s Punjab province has invited Expressions of Interest (EOIs) from private firms and NGOs to partner with it for a project to supply clean ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 05/21/2015 - 10:23

  4. K-Water, SMC to Sign Agreement This Month on Angat Dam Facility

    21 May 2015- 10:23 by OOSKAnews Correspondent MANILA, Philippines The Korea Water Resources Corp. (K-Water) and the Philippines’ San Miguel Corp. (SMC) will sign a joint venture agreement this month to operate and maintain the 218-megawatt Angat ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 05/21/2015 - 10:23

  5. India’s Maharashtra State to Raise $3.9 Billion for Irrigation Projects

    20 May 2015- 11:02 by OOSKAnews Correspondent MUMBAI, India The government of India’s Maharashtra state is planning to raise $3.91-$4.69 billion USD from international lenders to complete new and pending irrigation projects. The state allocated only $1.12 ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 05/20/2015 - 11:02

  6. Selangor Water Industry Restructuring to Be Finalized in 60 Days: Official

    20 May 2015- 10:50 by OOSKAnews Correspondent PUTRAJAYA, Malaysia The long-awaited Selangor state water industry restructuring deal will be finalized within 60 days, Energy, Green Technology and Water Minister Datuk Seri Dr Maximus Ongkili said on May ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 05/20/2015 - 10:50

  7. SIWW Technology and Innovation Summit Will Address Municipal, Industrial Water Sector Challenges

    20 May 2015- 10:28 by Local Press Report SINGAPORE Singapore International Water Week The inaugural Singapore International Water Week (SIWW) Technology and Innovation Summit (STIS), to be held from 16-17 June, will bring together approximately 250-300 ...

    Local Press Report - 05/20/2015 - 10:28

  8. World Water Congress: Renee Martin-Nagle Looks Forward to Scotland

    20 May 2015- 10:33 by OOSKAnews Correspondent WASHINGTON, DC, United States The XVth World Water Congress of the International Water Resources Association (IWRA) will meet in Edinburgh, Scotland, on May 25-29, 2015.   OOSKAnews caught up this week with ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 05/20/2015 - 10:33

  9. Pakistan’s Punjab Province to Install Solar-Powered Water ATMs

    19 May 2015- 10:16 by OOSKAnews Correspondent ISLAMABAD, Pakistan Pakistan’s Punjab province has decided to install sola-powered Automated Teller Machines (ATM) in various water-stressed districts. The novel approach is part of an ambitious $196 million ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 05/19/2015 - 10:16

  10. Pakistan Approves Over $1 Billion Credit Plan for Neelum-Jhelum Hydropower Project

    18 May 2015- 10:45 by OOSKAnews Correspondent ISLAMABAD, Pakistan The Pakistani government has approved a credit plan worth over $1.5 billion USD for the $4 billion USD, 969-megawatt Neelum-Jhelum Hydropower Project in Pakistan-administered Kashmir, a ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 05/18/2015 - 10:45

  11. Chennai Utility Tenders $66 Million Treatment Plant Project

    18 May 2015- 10:22 by OOSKAnews Correspondent CHENNAI, India The Chennai Metropolitan Water Supply and Sewerage Board is seeking proposals for construction of a 45,000-cubic-meter-per-day tertiary treatment plant at Koyambedu. Engineers India Ltd (EIL) is ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 05/18/2015 - 10:22

  12. Former Employees Win Pollution Lawsuit Against RCA

    18 May 2015- 09:21 by Local Press Report TAIPEI Environment News Service The Taipei District Court has ruled in favor of former assembly line workers employed between 1970 and 1992 at the now-defunct electronics company Radio Corporation of America, or ...

    Local Press Report - 05/18/2015 - 09:21

  13. Indian Premier Urged to Take Up Issue of Chinese Dams on the Brahmaputra

    15 May 2015- 10:47 by OOSKAnews Correspondent GUWAHATI, India Tarun Gogoi, chief minister of India’s Assam state, this week urged Prime Minister Narendra Modi to take up the issue of Chinese dam construction on the trans-boundary Brahmaputra during his ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 05/20/2015 - 05:31

  14. Sri Lanka Approves Two Major Supply, Sanitation Projects

    15 May 2015- 10:27 by OOSKAnews Correspondent COLOMBO, Sri Lanka The Sri Lankan government has approved two major water supply and sanitation projects aimed at expanding access to clean water and upgrading the country's decades-old wastewater systems ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 05/15/2015 - 10:27

  15. Pakistan’s Punjab Province Launches Flood Protection Project

    15 May 2015- 10:03 by OOSKAnews Correspondent LAHORE, Pakistan The Irrigation Department of Pakistan’s Punjab Province has launched a flood protection project in four districts on an emergency basis ahead of the fast-approaching monsoon season, a ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 05/15/2015 - 10:03

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