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  1. Five Water Stations Closed in Qena After Oil Spill

    17 Dec 2015- 10:18 by OOSKAnews Correspondent QENA, Egypt Five water stations in southern Egypt’s Qena governorate have been shut down as a precautionary measure after a 1.5-kilometer oil spill appeared in the Nile River there, according to official news ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 12/17/2015 - 10:18

  2. Egypt's Health Ministry Tests Drinking Water Following Fever Outbreak in Assiut

    15 Oct 2015- 09:34 by Local Press Report ASSIUT Daily News Egypt Sixty-two patients who have been suffering from fever and nausea have not received a medical explanation for their cases at Assiut Fevers Hospital. Tests run by the Ministry of Health and Po ...

    Local Press Report - 10/15/2015 - 09:34

  3. Egypt Inaugurates USAID-Funded Wastewater Plants in Assiut

    6 Oct 2015- 08:07 by Local Press Report CAIRO Egypt Independent Egypt inaugurated on Sunday three wastewater plants in the Upper Egyptian province of Assiut, announced the US embassy in Cairo, but it did not discuss the project's value, which serves ...

    Local Press Report - 10/06/2015 - 08:07

  4. Egypt Contains Nile Oil Spill in Aswan

    15 Sep 2015- 11:22 by OOSKAnews Correspondent ASWAN, Egypt Egyptian authorities have contained an oil spill on the Nile River in Aswan governorate, according to Mohamed Mostafa, secretary to the Aswan Governor. "Once concerned authorities discovered ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 09/15/2015 - 11:22

  5. Pipeline Break Spills Fuel Into Nile

    31 Aug 2015- 10:23 by OOSKAnews Correspondent CAIRO, Egypt A pipeline burst at a power plant in southern Egypt has spilled diesel over 1.5 kilometers of the Nile River near Assiut. Thirteen drinking water stations in Assiut and Minya were closed shortly a ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 08/31/2015 - 10:23

  6. Assiut Governor Orders Investigation Into Water Plant Chlorine Leak

    17 Aug 2015- 09:47 by Local Press Report ASSIUT Ahram Online Assiut governor Yasser El-Desouky refers officials for investigation after Sunday’s chlorine leak at a water purification plant in Upper Egypt’s Quseya city, MENA reported. The chlorine leak was ...

    Local Press Report - 08/17/2015 - 09:47

  7. Egypt Re-Launches $655 Million USD Assiut Barrage

    Egypt’s Ministry of Irrigation and Water Resources has re-started construction of the stalled $655 million USD Assiut Barrage project in Upper (southern) Egypt. The new barrage will replace the old one built over 100 years ago. ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 12/06/2012 - 10:26

  8. French Development Agency Allocates $44 Million USD for Irrigation in Egypt

    The French Development Agency (ADF) is allocating $43.6 million USD for a national irrigation improvement project in Egypt, a spokesman for the Egyptian Ministers’ Council announced last week. The Egyptian government has approved the funding and it will b ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 05/18/2013 - 21:19

  9. Egypt Resumes Stalled Water, Sanitation Projects

    30 Jan 2012- 20:30 by OOSKAnews Correspondent CAIRO, Egypt The Egyptian government is investing $333 million USD in a bid to complete stalled drinking water and sanitation projects. International Cooperation Minister Fayza Abul Naga acknowledged that arou ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 05/23/2013 - 23:23

  10. Assiut to Resume Construction of Two Sewage Treatment Stations

    3 Oct 2011- 16:08 by OOSKAnews Correspondent CAIRO, Egypt The governorate of Assiut said it would continue construction of two sewage treatment stations in the villages of Minqibad and al Awamer. The first project includes the upgrading of al Walidiya sew ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 05/15/2012 - 14:43

  11. Egypt to Invest $6.7 Billion USD to Renovate Irrigation Pumping Stations

    19 Sep 2011- 17:22 by OOSKAnews Correspondent CAIRO, Egypt Egypt’s Ministry of Irrigation and Water Resources unveiled a strategy aimed at replacing and renovating old irrigation and drainage pumping stations nationwide. According to ministry officials, s ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 05/15/2012 - 14:44