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  1. Panama Considers Reforming IDAAN

    24 Aug 2016- 10:10 by OOSKAnews Correspondent PANAMA CITY, Panama The Panamanian government is considering a plan to restructure the National Institute of Aqueducts and Sewerage (IDAAN) by transforming it into a single national service company, or a ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 08/24/2016 - 10:10

  2. Lake Titicaca to Be Restocked With Native Species

    24 Aug 2016- 10:41 by Local Press Report LA PAZ Prensa Latina The executive president of the Authority of Titicaca Lake, Alfredo Mamani, confirmed the upcoming opening of laboratories, which will be responsible for restocking the water shared by Bolivia ...

    Local Press Report - 08/24/2016 - 10:41

  3. Kyrgyz Irrigation Canal Rehabilitated With UK Support

    24 Aug 2016- 10:38 by Local Press Report OSH Times of Central Asia Michael Tatham, Director for Eastern Europe and Central Asia at the UK Foreign and Commonwealth Office (FCO), and Robin Ord-Smith, British Ambassador to the Kyrgyz Republic, on August 20 ...

    Local Press Report - 08/24/2016 - 11:25

  4. Siemens to Supply Equipment for Tajikistan's Rogun Hydropower Plant

    24 Aug 2016- 10:37 by Local Press Report DUSHANBE International Water Power & Dam Construction Siemens has announced it is to supply two gas-insulated high-voltage switchgear (GIS) for the Rogun hydropower plant in Tajikistan, part of the 3600MW Rogun ...

    Local Press Report - 08/24/2016 - 10:37

  5. Egypt Completed 31 Water and Sanitation Projects in 2015-2016

    24 Aug 2016- 10:42 by Local Press Report CAIRO Zawya A total of 18 projects for waste water sanitation, and 13 drinking water projects have been completed in Greater Cairo and Alexandria for 2015/2016 fiscal year, according to the Egyptian Minister of ...

    Local Press Report - 08/24/2016 - 10:42

  6. Jordan Establishes Agricultural Water Collection System in Tulkarem

    24 Aug 2016- 10:40 by Local Press Report AMMAN Petra News Agency Arab Group for the Protection of Nature (APN), in cooperation with the Tulkarem Growers’ Association, has established an agricultural water collection system in Kafr Al- Lubed in Tulkarem to ...

    Local Press Report - 08/24/2016 - 10:40

  7. Thailand’s PTT Phenol Closes Down Plant After Wastewater Tank Fire

    24 Aug 2016- 10:36 by Local Press Report RAYONG ICIS Thailand’s PTT Phenol has shut down its older phenol/acetone plant at Map Ta Phut in Rayong province following a fire at a waste water tank on the morning of 22 August. The cause of the explosion is ...

    Local Press Report - 08/24/2016 - 10:36

  8. South Korea Confirms First Cholera Case in 15 Years

    24 Aug 2016- 10:41 by Local Press Report SEOUL Yonhap News Agency On Tuesday, South Korea confirmed its first case of cholera in 15 years. The Korea Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (KCDC) said the man doesn't have any records of overseas ...

    Local Press Report - 08/24/2016 - 10:41

  9. Hydropower Facilities on Selenge River Threaten Fish in Lake Baikal

    24 Aug 2016- 10:29 by OOSKAnews Correspondent MOSCOW, Russia Construction of hydropower plants on the Selenge River in Mongolia could pose a threat to the Baikal omul – a species of whitefish endemic to Lake Baikal in Russia’s Siberia region, according to ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 08/24/2016 - 10:29

  10. China Initiates Level-IV Emergency Response to Inner Mongolia Drought

    24 Aug 2016- 10:29 by OOSKAnews Correspondent BEIJING, China The Chinese government this week initiated a level-IV emergency response plan due to drought in the Inner Mongolia Autonomous Region. The National Commission for Disaster Reduction and the ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 08/24/2016 - 10:29

  11. Peruvian President Stresses Need for Public to Pay “Reasonable” Water Rates

    24 Aug 2016- 10:29 by OOSKAnews Correspondent LIMA, Peru Peruvian President Pedro Pablo Kuczynski this week emphasized the need for the public to pay for water services. "Although there is a subsidy, we need to get the population to pay for their ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 08/24/2016 - 10:29

  12. UNHCR Warns of Humanitarian Crisis in Northeast Nigeria

    24 Aug 2016- 10:29 by OOSKAnews Correspondent GENEVA, Switzerland The UN refugee agency, UNHCR, has expressed alarm at the “catastrophic” humanitarian situation in northeastern Nigeria, where Boko Haram militants have displaced nearly 2 million people ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 08/24/2016 - 10:29

  13. Beijing Getting 70 Percent of Its Water Needs From South-to-North Transfer Project

    23 Aug 2016- 11:46 by OOSKAnews Correspondent BEIJING, China Over 1.5 billion cubic meters of water were diverted from the Danjiangkou Reservoir to the Chinese capital, Beijing, of August 10th, supplying 70 percent of the city's water needs, ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 08/23/2016 - 12:09

  14. Panama to Start Construction of New Sewage System in Santiago

    23 Aug 2016- 11:05 by OOSKAnews Correspondent PANAMA CITY, Panama Panama’s National Institute of Aqueducts and Sewage Systems (IDAAN) last week announced the launch of a $95.5 million USD project to build, operate and maintain new wastewater collection ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 08/23/2016 - 11:05

  15. OOSKAnews Voices: Water and Sanitation Are Cornerstones of the Urban Agenda

    22 Aug 2016- 11:07 by OOSKAnews Correspondent PARIS, France OOSKAnews Voices is a series of guest “opinion columns” on water, written by senior participants in different parts of the international water community. The columns provide a global platform for ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 08/23/2016 - 10:33

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