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  1. UAE, Israel To Collaborate On Water Security Projects

    2 Sep 2020- 06:25 by Local Press Report DUBAI Arab News A UAE minister of state and Israel's agriculture minister discussed food and water security cooperation on Friday in a phone call, an Emirati statement said on Sunday. The UAE's minister of ...

    Local Press Report - 09/02/2020 - 06:25

  2. How Coronavirus Responses Put Pressure On Middle East Water Supply Systems

    5 May 2020- 10:02 by Local Press Report DUBAI Arabian Business A world free from coronavirus could pose significant challenges when it comes to the demand for water supplies, according to Frank Ackland to managing director, Middle East and Turkey, at Xyle ...

    Local Press Report - 05/05/2020 - 10:02

  3. UAE Government Reduces Water Bills To Support Industry During COVID Crisis

    29 Mar 2020- 10:14 by Local Press Report DUBAI Arab News Businesses in the UAE will see their water and electricity bills reduced by 20 percent as the government works to support industries impacted by the ongoing coronavirus crisis. The UAE cabinet appro ...

    Local Press Report - 03/29/2020 - 10:14

  4. Middle East, Africa Water Projects Pipeline Estimated At $133 Billion USD

    10 Jan 2020- 09:16 by Local Press Report DUBAI Trade Arabia The total pipeline of water and sewage construction projects coming across the Middle East and Africa (MEA) region is estimated at around $133.2 billion, with $19.1 billion spent this year and $3 ...

    Local Press Report - 01/10/2020 - 09:16

  5. Utico to Hyflux: Sign Next Week Or Equity Amount Goes Down

    27 Oct 2019- 10:08 by OOSKAnews Correspondent SINGAPORE, Singapore Having made progress on some outstanding issues, “white knight” investor Utico FZC UAE) said 24 October that it would decrease its equity injection into troubled Singapore environmental se ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 10/27/2019 - 10:09

  6. GCC's First Hydro Project: Dubai Awards Construction Contract

    20 Aug 2019- 11:45 by Local Press Report DUBAI MEED Dubai Electricity & Water Authority (Dewa) has awarded a AED1.437bn ($391.2m) contract to a consortium of Austrian firms Strabag and Andritz and Turkey’s Ozkar to build the GCC’s first hydroelectric ...

    Local Press Report - 08/20/2019 - 11:45

  7. UAE's Utico Rescues Singapore's Hyflux

    12 May 2019- 08:52 by OOSKAnews Correspondent SINGAPORE, Singapore Utico FZC, the largest private utility provider in the United Arab Emirates (UAE), is set to rescue troubled Singapore environmental services company Hyflux Ltd with a cash injection of $2 ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 05/15/2019 - 06:30

  8. Climate Change Driving Middle East Countries To Desal

    7 May 2019- 07:01 by Local Press Report DUBAI MEP Middle East Water security is a key issue in the Middle East region, and climate change is pushing countries to move more towards desalination projects, according to Fady Juez, managing director of Metito. ...

    Local Press Report - 05/07/2019 - 07:01

  9. Dubai-based Indian Firm To Enter Saudi Water Desal Sector

    8 Mar 2019- 06:59 by Local Press Report Dubai Arabian Business Alpha Utilities, a Dubai-based firm owned by one of India’s wealthiest families, is in “advanced talks” to enter the lucrative water desalination market in Saudi Arabia, according to the direc ...

    Local Press Report - 03/08/2019 - 06:59

  10. Dubai Sheikh Announces Ambitious Water Network Plan

    6 Mar 2019- 10:14 by Local Press Report DUBAI The National Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid, Vice President and Ruler of Dubai, has launched a Dh5.8 billion investment plan for new energy and water projects to serve the Northern Emirates. The ambitious plan enc ...

    Local Press Report - 03/06/2019 - 10:14

  11. Dubai Minister Outlines Water Efficiency Initiative

    11 Feb 2019- 10:37 by Local Press Report DUBAI Arab News Water security is a global issue that all countries must get ahead of, Dubai’s Water and Electricity Authority (DEWA) chief executive Saeed Mohammed Al Tayer warned on Monday, as he laid out Dubai’s ...

    Local Press Report - 02/11/2019 - 10:37

  12. GCC Countries Accelerate Water, Wastewater Investment

    28 Jan 2019- 09:35 by Local Press Report DUBAI Middle East Economic Digest GCC governments are accelerating investments in the region’s water and wastewater capacity in order to meet rapidly rising demand. According to new research from MEED – the Middle ...

    Local Press Report - 01/28/2019 - 09:35

  13. Dubai To Tender First Independent Water Project

    9 Jan 2019- 07:57 by Local Press Report DUBAI MEED Dubai Electricity & Water Authority (Dewa) has invited consultants to submit proposals for the emirate’s first independent water project (IWP). The project will be the first desalination plant that Du ...

    Local Press Report - 01/09/2019 - 07:57

  14. UAE Utility Commissions $100 Million USD Water Pipeline

    20 Dec 2018- 12:33 by Local Press Report DUBAI Trade Arabia Utico, a leading private utility company in the UAE, said it has commissioned the largest sustainable trans-Emirate pipeline in the country, built at a cost of over $100 million. Corporate Risk I ...

    Local Press Report - 12/20/2018 - 12:33

  15. Bottled Water Theft Case Hits Dubai Courts

    27 Nov 2018- 12:52 by Local Press Report DUBAI The National Three men stole more than Dh600,000 worth of water bottles from Oasis Pure Water Company in Jebel Ali, Dubai Court of Misdemeanours heard. The men- an Indian who is at large, a Sri Lankan, 28, an ...

    Local Press Report - 11/27/2018 - 13:31