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  1. Pakistan: Slow Implementation Of Internationally-funded Water Projects

    23 Nov 2020- 09:01 by Local Press Report ISLAMABAD DAWN An inter-ministerial forum on Thursday expressed concern over delays in implementation of water sector projects being funded by the international lending agencies and called for coordinated efforts t ...

    Local Press Report - 11/24/2020 - 08:28

  2. Water System Improvements In Islamabad

    9 Nov 2020- 06:54 by Local Press Report ISLAMABAD The International News The recent steps by Capital Development Authority (CDA) will help add 10 to 12 MGD water in the existing system to meet water requirements of the city. This increase will help augmen ...

    Local Press Report - 11/09/2020 - 06:54

  3. Former Pakistan Prez Indicted Over Water Corruption Case

    7 Oct 2020- 09:39 by Local Press Report ISLAMABAD Republic World An anti-corruption court on Monday charged former Pakistan president Asif Ali Zardari in two graft cases, a week after he was indicted in a major money laundering case. In the Thatta water s ...

    Local Press Report - 10/07/2020 - 09:39

  4. World Bank Official Clarifies Institution's Role In Indus Waters Treaty Dispute Resolution

    13 Aug 2020- 06:16 by Staff- Water Diplomat ISLAMABAD, Pakistan The outgoing World Bank Country Director for Pakistan has said that the international institution is unable to make an independent decision on either the appointment of a court of arbitration ...

    Staff - Water D... - 09/03/2020 - 13:38

  5. Pakistan's Diamer-Bhasha Dam Is Ready For Construction

    18 May 2020- 07:42 by Local Press Report ISLAMABAD Dawn Prime Minister Imran Khan was informed on Monday that all the prep work for the Diamer-Bhasha dam has been completed and the project was ready for construction. The premier expressed satisfaction ove ...

    Local Press Report - 05/18/2020 - 08:01

  6. Senior Pakistan Lawmaker Warns Of "Absolute Water Scarcity By 2025"

    10 Mar 2020- 10:35 by Local Press Report ISLAMABAD The Nation Pakistan People’s Party Vice President Senator Sherry Rehman yesterday said Pakistan will have absolute water scarcity by 2025, which would hit women and other margin­alised groups dispropor­ti ...

    Local Press Report - 03/30/2020 - 09:39

  7. Guterres Calls For Indus Waters To Be Used As A "Tool For Peace And Not War"

    21 Feb 2020- 08:30 by Staff- Water Diplomat ISLAMABAD, Pakistan United Nations Secretary General Antonio Guterres has called for the Indus River waters shared by Pakistan and India to be used as a “tool for peace and not war". During a 4-day visit to ...

    Staff - Water D... - 03/03/2020 - 13:49

  8. UAE Issues Water Innovation Award To Solar Desal Project

    3 Feb 2020- 08:01 by Local Press Report ISLAMABAD The News Dr Muhammad Wakil Shahzad, a Pakistani national, has won the Innovative Individual Award and Youth Award category in the second edition of the Mohammed Bin Rashid Al Maktoum Global Water Award. Hi ...

    Local Press Report - 02/03/2020 - 08:01

  9. New Diplomatic Channels Required Over Transnational Pakistan, India, Afghanistan Water

    26 Jan 2020- 10:31 by Local Press Report ISLAMABAD Urdu Point Parliamentarians and experts underscored here on Thursday the need to open diplomatic channels to address water management issues concerning Pakistan, India and Afghanistan. A large number of p ...

    Local Press Report - 02/03/2020 - 08:46

  10. Pakistan To Demand Indus Treaty Arbitration Proceedings

    19 Dec 2019- 12:22 by Staff- Water Diplomat ISLAMABAD, Pakistan A Pakistan government delegation visiting Washington DC this month was expected to demand establishment of a court of arbitration to address concerns over India’s two hydroelectric power proj ...

    Staff - Water D... - 12/30/2019 - 10:02

  11. World Bank Extends Support For Pakistan Hydro Project

    16 Dec 2019- 11:47 by Local Press Report ISLAMABAD Ary News The World Bank will extend $ 700 million additional financing for transmission line for Dasu Hydropower Project. The World Bank Country Director, Patchamuthu Illangovan has conveyed the decision ...

    Local Press Report - 12/30/2019 - 08:38

  12. Modi Threat To Divert Indus Waters "An Act Of Aggression"

    21 Oct 2019- 08:51 by Staff- Water Diplomat NEW DELHI, India India Prime Minister Narendra Modi has been criticised by the Pakistan government after he promised supporters that river waters that currently flow into Pakistan per terms of the 1960 Indus Wat ...

    Staff - Water D... - 11/08/2019 - 11:22

  13. Kashmir Situation Is A Water Situation, Indus Treaty Challenged

    21 Aug 2019- 12:00 by Staff- Water Diplomat ISLAMABAD, Pakistan Pakistan authorities August 19 warned that release of water from an upstream dam may cause flooding in Pakistan’s Punjab and Khyber Pakhtunkhwa provinces. The Indian-administered part of the ...

    Staff - Water D... - 08/27/2019 - 03:28

  14. Pakistan's Indus River Barrage To Mitigate Climate Impacts On Wetlands, Human Migration

    12 Aug 2019- 00:42 by Staff- Water Diplomat ISLAMABAD, Pakistan Pakistan Prime Minister Imran Khan has approved development of the ambitious “Sindh Barrage” on the Indus River. Located about 28 miles upstream from the mouth of the river at the Arabian Sea ...

    Staff - Water D... - 08/23/2019 - 07:18

  15. China To Help Provide Clean Drinking Water To 1,500 Schools In Pakistan

    23 May 2019- 10:58 by Local Press Report ISLAMABAD Radio Pakistan China will help provide clean drinking water to 1,500 schools in Pakistan. This resolve was expressed during a meeting of a delegation led by Vice-President of Chinese Academy of Sciences Z ...

    Local Press Report - 05/23/2019 - 10:58