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  1. Kazakhstan’s Ural-Caspian Basin Faces Water Shortages

    8 Dec 2014- 10:12 by OOSKAnews Correspondent ATYRAU, Kazakhstan The Ural-Caspian basin, which covers four Kazakh provinces, is at risk for water shortages due to decreased river flows and high levels of water losses, experts warned at a meeting in the cit ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 12/10/2014 - 11:47

  2. Kazakhstan Moves to Lift Restrictions on Water Concessions

    6 Jun 2013- 10:10 by OOSKAnews Correspondent ASTANA, Kazakhstan The lower house of Kazakhstan’s  Parliament on June 5 passed a bill in the second reading on expansion of public-private partnerships. The bill lifts restrictions on granting concessions for ...

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

  3. Kazakh Prosecutors Report Embezzlement in Drinking Water Programs

    Part of the money allocated for the completed Drinking Water Program and the Ak Bulak (Clean Water) program in Kazakhstan’s Atyrau province last year was embezzled, according to the Atyrau Prosecutors’ Office. ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 10/04/2012 - 11:20

  4. Kazakhstan Utilities Bar Access to Wastewater Systems for Those With Unpaid Bills

    Water supply companies in the Kazakh cities of Atryrau and Aktau, both on the Caspian Sea, this month started barring access to wastewater systems to apartment owners who have failed to pay their bills. ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 05/17/2013 - 16:48

  5. Kazakh Utility Illegally Provides Drinking Water for Industrial Production

    Kazakh water utility Atyrau Su Arnasy has violated Kazakhstan’s Water Code by giving permission for some industries to use drinking water supply to meet their production needs, according to the Atyrau province environmental prosecutors’ office.  ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 05/15/2012 - 14:24

  6. Kazakh Clean Water Program Failing

    17 Feb 2012- 11:15 by OOSKAnews Correspondent ASTANA, Kazakhstan Kazakh Deputy Prime Minister Serik Akhmetov says the country’s Ak Bulak (Clean Water) program is a “good” one. But at a meeting with other officials this month, he acknowledged its shortcomi ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 05/15/2012 - 14:29

  7. Ural River Clean-Up Will Cost $11.5 Million USD

    7 Dec 2011- 10:34 by OOSKAnews Correspondent ASTANA, Kazakhstan Some $11.5 million USD is needed to improve the condition of the trans-boundary Ural River, provincial authorities in Kazakhstan said in late November. Work on cleaning the river will start n ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 05/15/2012 - 14:34

  8. Kazakh Province Faces Drinking Water Shortages

    23 Mar 2011- 18:18 by OOSKAnews Correspondent ASTANA, Kazakhstan Shortages of drinking water could become a problem for Kazakstan’s Atyrau province, a major oil producing region where drinking water has often been used for industrial needs.  Currently, it ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 03/23/2011 - 18:33