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  1. Algeria, South Korea Eye Cooperation on Water, Environment

    1 Jul 2016- 09:13 by Local Press Report ALGIERS Ennahar Online The Minister of Water Resources and Environment Ouali Abdelkader, received Wednesday the Ambassador of South Korea in Algiers, Park Sang Jin Kim, to examine partnership projects between the tw ...

    Local Press Report - 07/01/2016 - 09:13

  2. Panama Papers Reveal More Suspicious SNC-Lavalin Contracts for Algeria Projects

    19 May 2016- 09:03 by Local Press Report MONTREAL The Star Canadian engineering giant SNC-Lavalin signed $21.7 million in contracts with an anonymously owned company in the British Virgin Islands to obtain business in Algeria, a joint investigation by the ...

    Local Press Report - 05/19/2016 - 09:03

  3. 5+5 Dialogue Adopts Common Strategy for Water

    1 Apr 2015- 10:33 by OOSKAnews Correspondent ALGIERS, Algeria The 10-member Western Mediterranean Forum, commonly referred to as the "5+5 Dialogue," this week adopted a common strategy on water, emphasizing the need for an integrated management ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 04/01/2015 - 10:33

  4. Algeria to Host Western Mediterranean Water Ministers Meeting

    6 Mar 2015- 09:38 by Local Press Report ALGIERS Algerie Presse Service Minister of Water Resources Hocine Necib announced Thursday that the capital (Algiers) will host on 31 March the first meeting of ministers of Water of the countries of Western Mediter ...

    Local Press Report - 03/06/2015 - 09:38

  5. Algerian Dams at 80 Percent Capacity

    13 Feb 2015- 10:38 by Local Press Report ALGIERS Algerie Press Service The filling rate of Algeria's 65 dams has exceeded 80 percent, the highest rate ever reached during the first week of February since the independence, said Thursday the Ministry o ...

    Local Press Report - 02/13/2015 - 10:38

  6. Egyptian, Ethiopian Foreign Ministers Meet on Controversial Dam

    30 May 2014- 10:01 by OOSKAnews Correspondent ALGIERS, Algeria Egyptian Foreign Minister Nabil Fahmy and his Ethiopian counterpart, Tedros Adhanom, met in Algeria this week to discuss issues surrounding Ethiopia’s plans to construct the controversial, mul ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 05/30/2014 - 10:01

  7. Algeria to Build New Dam in Wadi Jidra

    21 Apr 2014- 10:03 by OOSKAnews Correspondent ALGIERS, Algeria Algerian water officials last week announced plans to build a new dam in Wadi Jidra, in the country’s northern state of Souq Ahras. The 60-meter-high dam, with a total storage capacity of more ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 04/21/2014 - 10:03

  8. Global Flooding Will Cost Coastal Cities $1 Trillion by 2050: World Bank

    19 Aug 2013- 10:02 by OOSKAnews Correspondent WASHINGTON, DC, United States Damage from flooding could end up costing the 136 largest coastal cities in the world as much as $1 trillion USD each year by 2050, according to a new study published this week in ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 08/19/2013 - 10:02

  9. Algeria Plans Shale Gas Expansion With Shell, Eni, Talisman

    Algeria has announced plans to move forward with its controversial shale gas exploration expansion, although experts are warning that it poses a serious threat to the country’s scarce water resources. ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 11/13/2012 - 10:54

  10. Kuwait, Algeria Partner for Desal Projects

    17 Jul 2012- 00:00 by OOSKAnews Correspondent ALGIERS, Algeria Kuwait and Algeria last week announced a strategic partnership to cooperate on desalination projects. The announcement was made at the Kuwaiti-Algerian Common Technical Committee meeting in Al ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 07/17/2012 - 11:24

  11. Algeria Looks to South Korea's River Rehab Model

    6 Jul 2012- 00:00 by OOSKAnews Correspondent SEOUL, South Korea The river restoration technology that supporters say has revived Korea's four major rivers could now be applied to El Harashi River in the Algerian capital, Algiers. The Korean Ministry ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 07/06/2012 - 11:21

  12. African Groundwater Resources Difficult to Access


    Local Press Report - 05/16/2013 - 05:15

  13. Algeria Hosts BADEA Summit on Sub-Saharan Africa

    5 Dec 2011- 18:39 by Local Press Report ALGIERS Afrique en Ligne Algeria will host an Arab Bank for Economic Development in Africa (BADEA) summit on operations in Sub-Saharan African countries from December 11-13. The forum, held in coordination with the ...

    Local Press Report - 05/15/2012 - 14:35

  14. Algeria Vulnerable to Natural Disasters

    29 Nov 2011- 11:17 by Local Press Report ALGIERS Magharebia.com Algeria is vulnerable to natural disasters because the country lacks “the financial resources to create drainage systems and embankments to contain the water flooding into the wadis at times ...

    Local Press Report - 05/15/2012 - 14:36

  15. Algeria, Mali Sign Roadmap for Future Cooperation

    7 Nov 2011- 16:17 by Local Press Report ALGIERS Magharebia Malian President Amadou Toumani Toure and Algerian President Abdelaziz Bouteflika signed a roadmap covering security as well as issues including energy, mining, water resources and public works. T ...

    Local Press Report - 05/15/2012 - 14:38