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  1. Phnom Penh to Set Lower Water Rate for Migrant Workers

    6 Feb 2015- 09:23 by Local Press Report PHNOM PENH Cambodia Daily Following Prime Minister Hun Sen’s initiative to lower the cost of electricity for migrant workers, Phnom Penh’s water supplier Thursday set a new reduced water rate for workers and ...

    Local Press Report - 02/06/2015 - 09:23

  2. Half of Hotan Residents Without Water Supply

    6 Feb 2015- 10:21 by OOSKAnews Correspondent HOTAN, China Less than one million of the approximately two million residents of Hotan prefecture, in China’s Xinjiang Uyghur Autonomous Region, have access to potable water supply, according to regional ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 02/06/2015 - 10:21

  3. Chinese Bottled Water Company to Launch "Luxury" Line

    5 Feb 2015- 09:44 by Local Press Report HONG KONG MarketWatch Nongfu Spring Co., one of China's biggest bottled-water suppliers, is planning to launch a "luxury" line of mineral-water products amid growing anxiety in China about water and ...

    Local Press Report - 02/05/2015 - 09:44

  4. Manila Water Adds Over 27,000 New Connections

    5 Feb 2015- 09:44 by Local Press Report MANILA Philippine Star East Zone Water concessionaire Manila Water Co. Inc. has widened, through the addition of 27, 332 new connections, its service network in its contract area. Manila Water East Zone business ...

    Local Press Report - 02/05/2015 - 09:44

  5. RusHydro, K-Water Partner for Project in Russia, North Korea

    5 Feb 2015- 09:44 by Local Press Report MOSCOW Korea JoongAng Daily A Russian hydroelectricity giant recently signed an agreement with a South Korean governmental water resource agency to collaborate on a large-scale energy cooperation project in Russia’s ...

    Local Press Report - 02/06/2015 - 17:02

  6. Germany to Help India With Ganges Clean-Up

    5 Feb 2015- 10:03 by OOSKAnews Correspondent NEW DELHI, India Germany has agreed to use its experience cleaning up the Rhine and Danube rivers to help India rehabilitate the polluted  Ganges. The issue was discussed during a meeting in New Delhi last week ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 02/06/2015 - 17:06

  7. 40 Percent of Mekong Delta Could Be Lost to Rising Sea Levels, Dams

    4 Feb 2015- 10:05 by OOSKAnews Correspondent HO CHI MINH CITY, Vietnam Some 40 percent of the Mekong Delta could be lost over the next 100 years because of rising sea levels, and those losses could be even higher if riparian countries continue to build ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 02/04/2015 - 10:05

  8. World Bank Lends China $100 Million for Water Management, Pollution

    4 Feb 2015- 10:05 by OOSKAnews Correspondent GUILIN, China The World Bank has approved a $100 million USD for a water management and pollution control project on the Lijiang River. The five-year project aims to improve water supply and wastewater ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 02/04/2015 - 10:05

  9. J&K Power Development Shortlists Danish Consultancy for IWT Loss Estimation

    4 Feb 2015- 09:18 by Local Press Report SRINAGAR Greater Kashmir The J&K Power Development Corporation (PDC) is all set to engage an international consultancy for quantifying the losses suffered by the State on account of the Indus Water Treaty (IWT). ...

    Local Press Report - 02/04/2015 - 09:18

  10. India, Pakistan Wrap Up Indus Water Commission Meeting

    4 Feb 2015- 09:18 by Local Press Report NEW DELHI Business Standard India and Pakistan concluded a three-day meeting of the Indus Water Commission here today. The 111th meeting, which began on Sunday, was attended by a six-member Pakistani delegation led ...

    Local Press Report - 02/04/2015 - 09:18

  11. Cambodian Premier Defends Areng Dam

    4 Feb 2015- 09:18 by Local Press Report PHNOM PENH Cambodia Daily In the government’s latest defense of a proposed dam in the heart of the sparsely developed Cardamom Mountains, Prime Minister Hun Sen in a letter downplayed the impact the project would ...

    Local Press Report - 02/04/2015 - 09:18

  12. Pakistan Could Use Solar Water Treatment to Fight Effects of Drought: Study

    3 Feb 2015- 09:53 by Local Press Report MITHI Daily Times Worsening drought has led to over 80 percent of water resources in Pakistan’s southern Tharparker district becoming unfit for people to drink, a new study says. That has led to plans by the Sindh ...

    Local Press Report - 02/03/2015 - 09:53

  13. US Officials Attend Friends of the Lower Mekong Meeting

    3 Feb 2015- 09:50 by Local Press Report WASHINGTON, DC US Department of State On February 2, Counselor Tom Shannon and Senior Advisor to the Secretary Ambassador David Thorne led a U.S. delegation to the Extraordinary Meeting of the Friends of the Lower ...

    Local Press Report - 02/03/2015 - 09:50

  14. Danone Waters China Launches Ecosystem Restoration Strategy

    3 Feb 2015- 09:46 by Local Press Report GUANGZHOU Global Times Danone Waters China (DWC) held a press conference on January 22 in Guangzhou, Guangdong Province, to announce the company's water ecosystem restoration strategy. The company, in ...

    Local Press Report - 02/03/2015 - 09:46

  15. India’s Uttar Pradesh State Shuts Down 98 Tanneries Over Ganges Pollution

    3 Feb 2015- 10:17 by OOSKAnews Correspondent KANPUR, India Authorities in India’s Uttar Pradesh state have cut off water and electricity supply to 98 tanneries near the city of Kanpur that have been releasing toxic effluents into the Ganges River. The ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 02/04/2015 - 10:55

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