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  1. Egypt, Singapore Sign Deal for Three Desal Plants

    31 Aug 2015- 09:31 by Local Press Report CAIRO Cairo Post Three desalination plants will be constructed by Egypt and Singapore, per a memorandum of understanding signed Sunday and witnessed by President Abdel Fatah al-Sisi. Access Innovation, ...

    Local Press Report - 08/31/2015 - 09:32

  2. Japanese Toilet Technology Could Improve Quality of Life for Women in Developing Countries

    31 Aug 2015- 09:30 by Local Press Report TOKYO Wall Street Journal Japan’s government has pinpointed its famous toilet technology as a way to improve the quality of life of women in developing countries. Ms. Haruko Arimura, minister in charge of women& ...

    Local Press Report - 08/31/2015 - 09:30

  3. Petition Urges Israel to Halt Jordan Water Transfer

    31 Aug 2015- 10:23 by OOSKAnews Correspondent TEL AVIV, Israel Hundreds of Israeli farmers, environmental activists and members of the public have signed a petition urging the government to call off the planned transfer of 50 million cubic meters of water ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 08/31/2015 - 10:23

  4. Pipeline Break Spills Fuel Into Nile

    31 Aug 2015- 10:23 by OOSKAnews Correspondent CAIRO, Egypt A pipeline burst at a power plant in southern Egypt has spilled diesel over 1.5 kilometers of the Nile River near Assiut. Thirteen drinking water stations in Assiut and Minya were closed shortly ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 08/31/2015 - 10:23

  5. World Water Week: Water Must Be Integrated Into Climate Agreement

    28 Aug 2015- 11:05 by OOSKAnews Correspondent STOCKHOLM, Sweden This year's World Water Week in Stockholm wrapped up on August 28th with a call to ensure that water is given a central place in upcoming climate change negotiations. “Water is what ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 08/28/2015 - 11:05

  6. Former Centerra Gold CEO Detained in Bulgaria, Claims Intimidation by Kyrgyz Government Over Kumtor Mine

    28 Aug 2015- 10:46 by OOSKAnews Correspondent TORONTO, Canada Len Homeniuk, former CEO of Toronto-based miner Centerra Gold, has been detained in Bulgaria and is awiating possible extradition to Kyrgyzstan on charges of corruption in a mining project in ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 08/28/2015 - 10:46

  7. South Africa Considering Desal to Increase Supply in Coastal Provinces

    28 Aug 2015- 10:23 by OOSKAnews Correspondent STOCKHOLM, Sweden The South African government is looking to desalinationto help ease the country’s water problems, Minister of Water and Sanitation Nomvula Mokonyane said this week. "We have given the go ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 08/28/2015 - 10:23

  8. Maharashtra Looks to Raise Billions of Dollars for Irrigation Projects

    28 Aug 2015- 10:24 by OOSKAnews Correspondent MUMBAI, India India’s Maharashtra state is seeking loans from domestic and international financial institutions to allow it to complete billions of dollars worth of irrigation projects. The state government ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 08/28/2015 - 10:24

  9. Kant, Kyrgyzstan Seeks Tenders for Water Meter Provision

    28 Aug 2015- 08:42 by Local Press Report KANT European Bank for Reconstruction and Development "Marketing–Service" Ltd., hereinafter referred to as “the Purchaser”, intends to use part of the proceeds of a grant from the Government of Swiss ...

    Local Press Report - 08/28/2015 - 08:42

  10. Liberia Receives $25 Million USAID Grant for Municipal Water System

    28 Aug 2015- 08:43 by Local Press Report MONROVIA Front Page Africa Finance and Development Planning Minister Amara Konneh on behalf of the Liberian Government has signed a grant agreement for $25 million with the United States Agency for International ...

    Local Press Report - 08/28/2015 - 08:43

  11. Pakistan Developing Its First Ever National Water Management Policy

    28 Aug 2015- 08:45 by Local Press Report ISLAMABAD Daily Times Federal Minister for Water and Power Khawaja Asif has said that the government is in the process of formulating country's first ever water management policy and the parliament is ...

    Local Press Report - 08/28/2015 - 08:45

  12. Wastewater Reuse Proposed as Solution to Jamaica’s Water Woes

    28 Aug 2015- 08:47 by Local Press Report KINGSTON Jamaica Gleaner As Jamaica moves to answer the climate change threat to its freshwater security, wastewater has been advanced as a possible response-- but only provided there can be a change in the outlook ...

    Local Press Report - 08/28/2015 - 08:47

  13. EC to Rule Next Month on Compensation for Polish Farmers

    28 Aug 2015- 08:48 by Local Press Report BRUSSELS Radio Poland EU Commissioner for Agriculture Phil Hogan announced on Wednesday that a decision could be adopted on 7 September during a meeting of agricultural ministers of all EU countries. Climate ...

    Local Press Report - 08/28/2015 - 08:48

  14. Zimbabwe Faces Electricity Cuts Due to Low Water Levels at Kariba Power Plant

    28 Aug 2015- 08:50 by Local Press Report HARARE CNBC Africa The Zimbabwe Power Company (ZPC) will cut electricity generation by a third to 475 megawatts (MW) at the Kariba hydro power plant due to low water levels, the company said on Thursday, likely ...

    Local Press Report - 08/28/2015 - 08:50

  15. Atlas Copco to Support Rural Water Project in Malawi

    28 Aug 2015- 08:51 by Local Press Report STOCKHOLM Business Wire Starting October 2015, Atlas Copco, a leading provider of sustainable productivity solutions, will play a key role in bringing clean water to a rural area of Malawi through its employee ...

    Local Press Report - 08/28/2015 - 08:51

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