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  1. Industries Lost Millions of Dollars During Selangor’s Water Crisis

    11 Nov 2014- 08:52 by OOSKAnews Correspondent KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia At least 30 companies were severely affected, some losing millions of dollars a day, by the water shortages in Malaysia’s Selangor state earlier this year, according to Deputy Minister ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 11/12/2014 - 13:16

  2. Drought in Pakistan’s Tharparkar District Has Killed 61 Children in 42 Days

    11 Nov 2014- 08:52 by OOSKAnews Correspondent MITHI, Pakistan The ongoing drought in the Tharparkar district of Pakistan’s Sindh province has led to the deaths of 61 children in the last 42 days, and as many as 470 people over the last three years, ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 11/12/2014 - 13:15

  3. Join the aquaNOW Audience Live Webstream Now!

    11 Nov 2014- 08:52 by OOSKAnews Correspondent Join us on November 11, 2014 at 2:00pm [BST] for the second  aquaNOW Audience-- "Water: Business Risk and Opportunity"-- as it's webcast live from Edinburgh, Scotland. Access Climate Corporate ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 11/11/2014 - 08:52

  4. Iranian Companies Carry Out $4 Billion Worth of Water, Power Projects in Other Countries

    11 Nov 2014- 08:52 by OOSKAnews Correspondent TEHRAN, Iran Iranian companies have carried out some $4.3 billion USD worth of water and power projects in more than a dozen Asian and African countries, according to Deputy Energy Minister for International ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 11/11/2014 - 08:52

  5. Refugee Influx Aggravates Lebanon’s Environmental Problems: Minister

    10 Nov 2014- 10:33 by OOSKAnews Correspondent BEIRUT, Lebanon Lebanon is facing an environmental emergency that is made worse by the presence of more than a million Syrian refugees within its borders, according to Lebanese Environment Minister Mohammad ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 11/10/2014 - 10:33

  6. UN Official Calls for More "Hydro-Diplomacy"

    10 Nov 2014- 10:33 by OOSKAnews Correspondent LONDON, United Kingdom Water is an essential component within the global development agenda, with far-reaching implications for peace and security, and so there is a growing need for "water diplomacy" ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 11/10/2014 - 10:33

  7. Kenya’s Former President Calls for Affordable Water, Sanitation Solutions

    10 Nov 2014- 10:33 by OOSKAnews Correspondent NAIROBI, Kenya Kenya’s immediate former president, Mwai Kibaki, who is also the current patron of the Millennium Water Alliance Kenya Trust, this week decried the high cost of water in Africa, which he said ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 11/10/2014 - 10:33

  8. Join Us Tomorrow for the Second aquaNOW Audience!

    10 Nov 2014- 11:30 by OOSKAnews Correspondent Join us on November 11, 2014 at 2:00pm [BST] for the second aquaNOW Audience-- “Water: Business Risk and Opportunity"-- as it's webcast live at ooskanews.com from Edinburgh, Scotland. You can learn ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 11/10/2014 - 11:30

  9. Jamaica's NWC Announces Supply Disruptions

    7 Nov 2014- 10:11 by Local Press Report KINGSTON Go Jamaica The National Water Commission is advising customers who are served by the Guy’s Hill Water Treatment in St. Catherine that the disruption they are experiencing in their service is due to a broken ...

    Local Press Report - 11/07/2014 - 10:28

  10. Philippines Made Progress Rebuilding After Typhoon Haiyan, But Risks Remain

    7 Nov 2014- 10:19 by OOSKAnews Correspondent TACLOBAN, Philippines One year after Typhoon Haiyan-- considered the most powerful storm to ever make landfall-- slammed into the Philippines, killing some 6,000 people and affecting 14 million more, the ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 11/10/2014 - 08:00

  11. Indonesia to Make Irrigation Improvements a Priority

    7 Nov 2014- 10:19 by OOSKAnews Correspondent JAKARTA, Indonesia The Indonesian government this week announced that improving the irrigation networks covering 1 million hectares of rice fields would be a priority component of its overall infrastructure ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 11/07/2014 - 10:19

  12. Dar es Salaam Residents Seek Government Help to Fight Saline Incursion

    7 Nov 2014- 10:19 by OOSKAnews Correspondent DAR ES SALAAM, Tanzania Residents of the Illala and Temeke districts in Dar es Salaam are calling on the government to address the problem of saline incursion, which has affected the groundwater on which they ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 11/07/2014 - 10:19

  13. Canal Supplying Drinking Water in Eastern Ukraine at Risk of Freezing This Winter

    7 Nov 2014- 10:19 by OOSKAnews Correspondent DONETSK, Ukraine Some cities in strife-torn Donetsk province in eastern Ukraine could be left without water this winter if the Seversky Donets-Donbass Canal freezes up and pumping stations come to a halt, ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 11/12/2014 - 13:12

  14. World Water Congress: Dr. David Molden Looks Forward to Scotland

    7 Nov 2014- 10:19 by OOSKAnews Correspondent EDINBURGH, Scotland, United Kingdom The XVth World Water Congress of the International Water Resources Association (IWRA) will meet in Edinburgh, Scotland, on May 25-29, 2015. OOSKAnews caught up this week with ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 11/07/2014 - 10:31

  15. Brazilian Government Denies Plans for Energy Rationing

    7 Nov 2014- 10:19 by OOSKAnews Correspondent BRASILIA, Brazil The Brazilian government has denied any plans to implement energy rationing next year, despite the dangerously low water levels in the country's reservoirs, caused by the ongoing historic ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 11/12/2014 - 13:13

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