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  1. Floods in Argentina Kill Six

    17 Feb 2015- 10:25 by Local Press Report BUENOS AIRES The Guardian At least six people have been killed in deadly flooding in Cordoba province in northern Argentina. Three of them were swept away by strong currents in the town of Rio Ceballos when the ...

    Local Press Report - 02/17/2015 - 11:10

  2. Report Sees Trend Toward Remunicipalization of Water Services

    19 Nov 2014- 10:47 by OOSKAnews Correspondent WASHINGTON, DC, United States Over 180 cities and communities in 35 countries have taken back control of their privatized water services over the past 15 years, according to a new report from international ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 11/19/2014 - 10:47

  3. More Than 1,000 Evacuated Due to Floods in Argentina

    30 Oct 2014- 10:16 by Local Press Report BUENOS AIRES Buenos Aires Herald Heavy rain and strong winds hit Buenos Aires City and province since yesterday’s night, causing floods, power outages, bringing down trees, and forcing over 1,000 people to evacuate ...

    Local Press Report - 10/30/2014 - 10:16

  4. Toddler Found in Argentine Sewer

    23 Sep 2014- 10:39 by Local Press Report CORDOBA Mirror A toddler has been rescued alive from a sewer after 80 hours lying by her murdered mum after they were dumped down the waste pipe by her alleged killer-father. Gonzalo Lizarralde is accused of ...

    Local Press Report - 09/23/2014 - 10:39

  5. IADB Lends Argentina $410 Million

    24 Jul 2014- 09:56 by Local Press Report WASHINGTON, DC Inter-American Development Bank The Inter-American Development Bank (IDB) has approved three loans totaling $410 million for Argentina. The funds will be used to finance environmental recovery ...

    Local Press Report - 07/24/2014 - 09:56

  6. Buenos Aires Faces Water Cuts Due to Low River Levels

    8 Jul 2014- 09:55 by Local Press Report BUENOS AIRES Buenos Aires Herald Several areas of Buenos Aires City and Greater Buenos Aires area suffered water supply cuts and low pressure today due to an extraordinary low water level in Río de la Plata River, ...

    Local Press Report - 07/08/2014 - 09:55

  7. 360,000 Evacuated Due to Floods in Argentina, Paraguay, Brazil

    1 Jul 2014- 10:14 by OOSKAnews Correspondent BUENOS AIRES, Argentina Over 360,000 people have been evacuated due to floods along the border region of Argentina, Brazil and Paraguay, according to local reports. A week of intense rainfall in the region has ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 07/01/2014 - 10:14

  8. Argentina's Kirchner Faces Corruption Investigation in Chevron Fracking Deal

    14 May 2014- 10:20 by Local Press Report BUENOS AIRES AFP An appeals court judge gave a green light for Argentina's President Cristina Kirchner to be investigated for abuse of authority in a major Chevron fracking deal. Local Buenos Aires lawmakers ...

    Local Press Report - 05/14/2014 - 10:20

  9. Argentina, Kuwait Sign $51 Million Loan Agreement

    27 Mar 2014- 10:37 by Local Press Report BUENOS AIRES Kuwait News Agency Kuwait Fund for Arab Economic Development (KFAED) signed on Wednesday a loan agreement with Argentina by which the former would give the latter a $51 million USD loan to finance the ...

    Local Press Report - 03/27/2014 - 10:37

  10. Modern Water Installs Metal Monitors in Argentina

    18 Mar 2014- 09:54 by Local Press Report BUENOS AIRES Modern Water Modern Water plc (AIM:MWG), the owner of leading water technologies for the production of fresh water and monitoring of water quality, has installed multiple trace metal monitors in ...

    Local Press Report - 03/18/2014 - 09:54

  11. Argentina Suspends $170 Million Water Treatment Deal With Israel

    17 Mar 2014- 10:05 by Local Press Report BUENOS AIRES International Middle East Media Center In the latest success for the growing Boycott, Divestment and Sanctions (BDS) movement against Israel, authorities in Buenos Aires, Argentina, have suspended a ...

    Local Press Report - 03/17/2014 - 10:10

  12. Costa Ricans March Against Expansion of Private Hydropower Projects

    17 Mar 2014- 10:06 by OOSKAnews Correspondent SAN JOSE, Costa Rica On March 13 more than 23 community groups from across Costa Rica, as well as environmental organizations, students, and NGOs, held a demonstration in the Costa Rican capital, San Jose, to ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 03/17/2014 - 10:06

  13. Argentina Lays Groundwork to Cut Water Subsidies

    10 Mar 2014- 10:04 by OOSKAnews Correspondent BUENOS AIRES, Argentina The government of Argentina is paving the way to draw back state subsidies on water, gas and electricity, which can be as high as 50 percent. Economy and Planning Minister Axel Kicillof ...

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

  14. Drought Affects Argentina's Corn Crop

    15 Jan 2014- 10:07 by Local Press Report BUENOS AIRES Euronews A three-week drought that parched Argentina’s Pampas farm belt in December is quietly wilting this year’s corn crop estimates for the South American grains powerhouse and will likely nudge ...

    Local Press Report - 01/15/2014 - 10:07

  15. Argentinian Scientists Say Glacier Loss Could Affect Water Supply

    10 Jan 2014- 10:18 by OOSKAnews Correspondent BUENOS AIRES, Argentina Scientists from Argentina’s Austral (Southern Hemisphere) Center for Scientific Research warned last week that glacier retreat in the country’s Tierra del Fuego province could affect ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 01/15/2014 - 11:20

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