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  1. Santo Domingo Faces 100 Million Gallon Daily Water Deficit

    11 May 2015- 10:13 by OOSKAnews Correspondent SANTO DOMINGO, Dominican Republic The Water and Sewerage Corporation of Santo Domingo (CAASD) said last week that the water deficit in the Dominican capital has reached 100 million gallons per day as drought c ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 05/11/2015 - 10:13

  2. Dominican Republic Inaugurates Salcedo Aqueduct

    24 Feb 2015- 09:36 by OOSKAnews Correspondent SANTO DOMINGO, Dominican Republic Dominican President Danilo Medina last week inaugurated the $110 million USD Salcedo Aqueduct project in the country's Hermanas Mirabal province. The pipeline was built b ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 02/24/2015 - 09:36

  3. Dominican Republic Breaks Ground on $401 Million Monte Grande Dam

    17 Feb 2014- 10:01 by OOSKAnews Correspondent SANTO DOMINGO, Dominican Republic Dominican President Danilo Medina broke ground last week on the $401 million USD, 18-megawatt Monte Grande Dam. “I do not start a project if I will not end it,” Medina said at ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 02/17/2014 - 10:01

  4. Dominican Republic Investigates Illegal Medications Amid Water-Borne Disease Outbreak

    6 Dec 2013- 10:01 by OOSKAnews Correspondent SANTO DOMINGO, Dominican Republic The Dominican Republic’s Health Ministry has ordered that four drugs used to treat waterborne diseases like dengue, as well as other infections, be withdrawn from the market af ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 12/06/2013 - 10:01

  5. Residents Warn of Water, Sanitation Crisis Along Dominican-Haitian Border

    14 Aug 2013- 10:17 by OOSKAnews Correspondent SANTO DOMINGO, Dominican Republic Residents of the Dominican Republic’s border province of Montecristi are "desperate" for water, and their sanitation system is on the verge of collapse. In the provi ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 08/14/2013 - 10:17

  6. China Railway Engineering Corporation Eyes Dominican Republic’s Haina Water Project

    12 Jun 2013- 09:55 by OOSKAnews Correspondent SANTO DOMINGO, Dominican Republic State-owned Chinese construction company the China Railway Engineering Corporation (CREC) has expressed interest in the Dominican Republic’s Haina River water collection proje ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 06/12/2013 - 09:55

  7. Dominican Republic’s Monte Grande Dam Project Receives Another $22 Million USD

    The Dominican government late last week disbursed another $22 million USD for the $354.28 million USD multi-purpose Monte Grande project. ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 04/23/2013 - 10:04

  8. Dominican Capital Begins Water Rationing

    The Aqueduct and Drainage Corporation (CAASD), which provides water and sanitation in the Dominican capital, Santo Domingo, has begun rationing water, leaving residents “desperate” as the country faces ongoing drought, according to local media. ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 03/18/2013 - 11:03

  9. Dominican Environmentalists Call for Annulment of Barrick Gold Contract

    The Dominican Environmental Movement has asked the country’s president, Danilo Medina, to annul its contract with Canada-based mining giant Barrick Gold for the controversial $3 billion USD Pueblo Viejo project. ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 05/16/2013 - 05:13

  10. Dominican Republican President Orders River Dredging

    7 Jan 2013- 08:43 by Local Press Report SAN FRANCISCO Dominican Today President Danilo Medina yesterday ordered the dredging of 20 kilometers of the Yuna river to resolve the historical flooding that affects more than 9,000 hectares of rice plantations in ...

    Local Press Report - 01/07/2013 - 09:59

  11. Opponents March Against Xstrata in Dominican Republic

    Environmentalists and civil society organizations in the Dominican Republic held protests on September 16 against Xstrata’s Loma Miranda nickel mining project. ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 05/16/2013 - 05:14