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  1. Malaysia Will Propose Increased Water Tariff To Singapore

    24 Sep 2019- 01:58 by Staff- Water Diplomat KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia The Malaysian government is finalizing a revised raw water selling price and expects to be propose this to Singapore in the near future. Changes to the 1962 Johor River Water Agreement whi ...

    Staff - Water D... - 10/10/2019 - 09:31

  2. Malaysia-Singapore Water Dispute Continues

    12 Mar 2019- 08:01 by OOSKAnews Correspondent KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia The Johor branch of the Parti Pribumi Bersatu Malaysia (PPBM, Malaysia United Indigenous Party), has appealed to Singaporeans to urge their government to review the existing water agreem ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 05/05/2019 - 07:44

  3. Malaysia- Singapore Water Dispute: Johor State Plans To Produce Its Own Treated Water

    4 Mar 2019- 10:23 by OOSKAnews Correspondent KUALA Lumpur, Malaysia Malaysia's state of Johor plans to be self-sufficient in treated water instead of relying on Singapore, Johor Menteri Besar (State Head of Government) Osman Sapian has announced, spa ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 03/04/2019 - 10:23

  4. Malaysian Minister Will Raise Subject Of Singapore Water Treaty During ASEAN Summit

    3 Nov 2018- 07:27 by OOSKAnews Correspondent KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia Malaysia Deputy Foreign Minister Marzuki Yahya's office has confirmed that the issue of the 1962 Malaysia-Singapore water treaty is on the agenda for a private meeting between Malays ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 11/03/2018 - 07:27

  5. Malaysia Escalates Water Tensions With Singapore

    13 Aug 2018- 08:05 by OOSKAnews Correspondent SINGAPORE, Singapore Malaysia Prime Minister Mahathir Mohamad this week ramped-up tensions with Singapore over the longstanding treaty between the countries that governs water transfer and pricing. In recent w ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 08/13/2018 - 08:05

  6. Singapore, Malaysia Reiterate Commitment To 1962 Water Treaty

    11 Jul 2018- 10:43 by OOSKAnews Correspondent SINGAPORE, Singapore Singapore and Malaysia officials have reiterated the nations’ commitment to the terms of the 1962 water agreement between the countries. Responding in Parliament to a July 9 question about ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 08/19/2018 - 07:41

  7. Balakrishnan Calls Rumors of Cloud-Seeding "False, Malicious"

    18 Sep 2015- 09:57 by Local Press Report SINGAPORE Channel News Asia Rumours that cloud seeding is taking place to induce rain ahead of the Singapore Grand Prix are false, Minister for Environment and Water Resources Dr Vivian Balakrishnan said. The origi ...

    Local Press Report - 09/18/2015 - 09:57

  8. No Adjustment Needed for Singapore's Water Prices: Balakrishnan

    19 Aug 2015- 08:48 by Local Press Report SINGAPORE Channel News Asia There is currently no need for an adjustment for the price of water in Singapore, said Minister for the Environment and Water Resources Vivian Balakrishnan on Monday (Aug 17). Dr Balakri ...

    Local Press Report - 08/19/2015 - 08:48

  9. Prime Minister Calls on Singaporeans to Conserve Water

    6 Aug 2015- 10:22 by Local Press Report SINGAPORE AsiaOne Water level at the Linggiu Reservoir in Johor has fallen to record lows, leading Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong to urge Singaporeans to conserve water, following Environment and Water Resources Min ...

    Local Press Report - 08/06/2015 - 10:22

  10. Water Levels at All-Time Low in Johor Reservoir

    3 Aug 2015- 10:05 by Local Press Report SINGAPORE Channel News Asia A critical component for Singapore to import water from Malaysia, the Linggiu Reservoir, is facing an all-time low in water levels and this is a source of concern, according to Environmen ...

    Local Press Report - 08/03/2015 - 10:05

  11. Singapore Targets Both Water and Energy Independence

    16 Jun 2015- 10:50 by OOSKAnews Correspondent SINGAPORE Opening the SIWW Technology and Innovation Summit (STIS) in Singapore on June 16th, Singapore Minister for the Environment and Water Resources Vivian Balakrishnan laid out an ambitious goal of making ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 06/16/2015 - 10:50

  12. Singapore to Build New Desal Plant at Tuas

    12 Mar 2015- 09:08 by Local Press Report SINGAPORE The Straits Times On March 11, Minister of Environment and Water Resources Vivian Balakrishnan announced that Singapore will build a new desalination plant at Tuas to treat seawater.  The new plant will b ...

    Local Press Report - 03/12/2015 - 09:08

  13. PUB Advises Singaporeans to Conserve Water

    4 Mar 2015- 09:33 by Local Press Report SINGAPORE Asia One National water agency PUB has urged Singaporeans to conserve water even as it keeps the country's water supply healthy during the ongoing dry weather. All parts of Singapore had below average ...

    Local Press Report - 03/04/2015 - 09:33

  14. Hyflux Marks Official Opening of Desal Plant in Algeria

    12 Nov 2014- 10:50 by Local Press Report ORAN Hyflux On 10 November, Hyflux Ltd marked the official opening of Magtaa Desalination Plant, the largest seawater reverse osmosis desalination plant in Algeria and on the African continent. The ceremony was att ...

    Local Press Report - 11/12/2014 - 10:50

  15. Singapore to Combine Water, Energy Development

    6 May 2014- 10:21 by OOSKAnews Correspondent SINGAPORE As its water supply becomes increasingly dependent upon energy supplies, Singapore will need to start using its water reservoirs for power generation as well, Minister for the Environment and Water Re ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 05/07/2014 - 11:51