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  1. China Begins Work on Sri Lankan Project

    8 Dec 2014- 10:04 by Local Press Report COLOMBO DNA India China has kicked off construction work on Sri Lanka's biggest ever water supply project, to be constructed at an estimated cost of $230 million USD, officials said. Once completed, the project ...

    Local Press Report - 12/08/2014 - 10:04

  2. China, Pakistan Sign $45 Billion Infrastructure Deal

    24 Nov 2014- 10:33 by Local Press Report ISLAMABAD Reuters The Chinese government and banks will finance Chinese companies to build $45.6 billion worth of energy and infrastructure projects in Pakistan over the next six years, according to new details of ...

    Local Press Report - 11/24/2014 - 10:33

  3. World Bank to Lend China $500 Million for Water Environmental Services

    30 Sep 2014- 10:18 by OOSKAnews Correspondent BEIJING, China The World Bank has approved three loans to China, totalling some $500 million USD, to improve water environmental services in urban and rural areas of three provinces. The loans for Qinghai, Sha ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 09/30/2014 - 10:18

  4. Sri Lanka Plans $30 Million Drinking Water Project in Gampaha District

    23 Sep 2014- 10:39 by OOSKAnews Correspondent COLOMBO, Sri Lanka The Sri Lankan government is planning a new new, $30 million USD water supply project in the Gampaha district, in the western part of the country, according to sources at the National Water ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 09/23/2014 - 10:39

  5. Chinese Government Publishes Water Conservation Plan

    16 Sep 2014- 10:31 by OOSKAnews Correspondent BEIJING, China China’s Ministry of Water Resources last week published a water conservation plan that urges saving, protection and proper allocation of water resources in the country’s dry northern areas, incl ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 09/17/2014 - 10:47

  6. Chinese Factory Shut Down for Dumping Wastewater Into Tengger Desert

    9 Sep 2014- 10:44 by OOSKAnews Correspondent ZHONGWEI, China A dye factory located in China’s northwestern Ningxia Hui autonomous region has been permanently shut down after it dumped acidic wastewater into the Tengger Desert, potentially threatening grou ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 09/10/2014 - 12:34

  7. China Speeds Up Water Conservation Projects

    23 May 2014- 10:25 by OOSKAnews Correspondent BEIJING, China The Chinese government announced this week that it would accelerate construction of water conservation projects throughout the country, including work on the multi-billion-dollar South-to-North ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 05/28/2014 - 12:00

  8. ADB Urges China to Learn From Japanese Experience to Reduce Pollution

    14 Jan 2014- 10:11 by OOSKAnews Correspondent HONG KONG Asian Development Bank (ADB) President Takehiko Nakao this week urged China to learn from Japan’s efforts to clean up its once heavily polluted environment. “The area of environment is a good area of ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 01/14/2014 - 10:11

  9. India’s Water Minister Urges Construction of Large Hydropower Projects on Brahmaputra River

    17 Dec 2013- 10:00 by OOSKAnews Correspondent NEW DELHI, India Indian Federal Water Resources Minister Harish Rawat is calling for construction of large hydropower projects on the trans-boundary Brahmaputra River, saying multipurpose dams would help reduc ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 12/17/2013 - 11:25

  10. Zimbabwe’s President Pledges to Build More Dams

    20 Sep 2013- 10:00 by OOSKAnews Correspondent HARARE, Zimbabwe Zimbabwean President Robert Mugabe said this week that Harare will build three more dams in the next seven years to ease water problems in the city. Speaking at the opening of parliament on Se ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 09/20/2013 - 10:00

  11. Chinese Activities in Mekong Basin Have Negative Environmental Impacts

    29 Aug 2013- 09:59 by OOSKAnews Correspondent BEIJING, China Chinese activities in the Mekong River basin, particularly mineral resource and hydropower projects, have had a negative impact on the region’s environment, according to a new “blue book” publis ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 09/06/2013 - 10:46

  12. Chinese Government Allocates $55 Million for Flood Victims

    25 Jul 2013- 10:20 by Local Press Report BEIJING IBN Live The Chinese government has allocated 340 million yuan (around $55 million) in relief funds for people affected by floods in Shanxi, Shaanxi and Gansu provinces. The funds will be used to help reloc ...

    Local Press Report - 07/25/2013 - 10:20

  13. IFC to Provide $70 Million to Chinese Firm for Water Development

    6 Jun 2013- 10:00 by Local Press Report BEIJING WebWire IFC, a member of the World Bank Group, is providing a $70 million loan to China Everbright International Limited, a leading investor and operator in environmental friendly businesses, to build three ...

    Local Press Report - 06/06/2013 - 10:00

  14. Small Dams More Environmentally Detrimental to Chinese River Than Large Dams, Says New Study

    Small dams will be more environmentally damaging to ecosystems and natural landscapes along China’s partially protected Nu River than large dams, according to a new study from Oregon State University. ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 05/30/2013 - 10:04

  15. Bulgaria Supportive of Chinese Investment in Infrastructure


    Local Press Report - 05/29/2013 - 10:06