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  1. Green Climate Fund Meets In Bahrain, Has A Bahrain Problem

    19 Oct 2018- 09:27 by OOSKAnews Correspondent MANAMA, Bahrain As the board of the United Nations' Green Climate Fund (GCF) meets in Manama this week, uncertainty swirls around the entity's funding and spending, and a contentious oil wastewater c ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 10/19/2018 - 09:27

  2. Rainy Season Preparations for Bahrain

    2 Nov 2016- 07:07 by Local Press Report MANAMA Bahrain News Agency In a meeting on Nov 1 Works Affairs Undersecretary of the Ministry of Works, Municipalities Affairs & Urban Planning, Ahmed Al Khayya,t and the Ministry Housing it was confirmed that a ...

    Local Press Report - 11/02/2016 - 07:07

  3. Bahrain to Reconstitute Water Resource Council

    6 Jul 2015- 10:39 by Local Press Report MANAMA Bahrain News Agency Deputy Prime Minister, Shaikh Khalid bin Abdulla Al Khalifa stressed this week that the re-formation of the Water Resources Council (WRC) reflects the government's efforts in the prot ...

    Local Press Report - 07/06/2015 - 10:39

  4. Bahrain's Energy Minister Receives GCC Water Delegation

    9 Apr 2015- 10:11 by Local Press Report MANAMA Bahrain News Agency Minister of Energy Abdulhussain bin Ali Mirza and Electricity and Water Authority (EWA) Chief Executive Shaikh Nawaf bin Ibrahim Al Khalifa received a delegation of the heads of electricit ...

    Local Press Report - 04/09/2015 - 10:11

  5. Bahrain Wastewater Treatment Plant Closes

    26 Feb 2015- 09:46 by Local Press Report MANAMA Gulf Daily News The Gulf Daily News reported this week that Metito was ‘forced to make the difficult decision’ and was demobilising the facility. Default on payments was alleged to be among the reasons for t ...

    Local Press Report - 02/26/2015 - 17:55

  6. Bahrain's Batelco Donates $200,000 to Maldives

    2 Feb 2015- 09:54 by Local Press Report MANAMA Bahrain News Agency Batelco, as part of its CSR programme has supported humanitarian efforts in the Maldives, the home of its sister Company, Dhiraagu, according to Bahrain Telecommunications Company.The Mald ...

    Local Press Report - 02/02/2015 - 09:54

  7. Asry Wins Contract for RO Desalination Plant in Bahrain

    22 Aug 2014- 07:38 by Local Press Report MANAMA Gulf Daily News Asry, the leading ship and rig repair yard in the Arabian Gulf, has agreed a build-operate-transfer (BOT) contract for the completion and upgrading of a reverse osmosis seawater desalination ...

    Local Press Report - 08/22/2014 - 07:38

  8. Bahrain Invites Tenders for Fourth Phase of Toblei Wastewater Plant

    16 Jul 2014- 10:19 by OOSKAnews Correspondent MANAMA, Bahrain Bahrain’s Ministry of Public Works is inviting bids for the $136 million USD fourth phase of the Toblei Wastewater Treatment Plant, one of the country’s biggest sanitation infrastructure projec ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 07/16/2014 - 10:19

  9. Kuwait Finances $136 Million Wastewater Treatment Plant in Bahrain

    15 Apr 2014- 10:00 by OOSKAnews Correspondent MANAMA, Bahrain The Kuwait Fund for Development (KFD) last week signed a $136 million USD financing agreement with the Bahraini government for a project to expand the Toblei Wastewater Treatment Plant. The fou ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 04/15/2014 - 10:00

  10. Bahrain Developing High-Tech Farming System

    27 Feb 2014- 10:17 by Local Press Report MANAMA Trade Arabia Bahrain hopes to follow Singapore's example and develop a hi-tech farming system that does not require huge amounts of land or water, according to a government minister. The aim is to comba ...

    Local Press Report - 02/27/2014 - 10:17

  11. GCC Water Network Will Start on Bilateral Basis

    18 Feb 2014- 10:04 by OOSKAnews Correspondent MANAMA, Bahrain Gulf Cooperation Council’s (GCC) Common Water Network will initially be carried out on a bilateral basis, Bahraini Minister of Electricity and Water Abdel-Hussein Merza said last week. “The net ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 02/18/2014 - 10:04

  12. Qatar to Spend $205 Billion on Infrastructure by 2018

    6 Feb 2014- 09:14 by Local Press Report MANAMA Trade Arabia Qatar plans to spend as much as $205 billion on infrastructure between 2013 and 2018, the acting head of project finance at the state's largest lender said, as the country invests its vast h ...

    Local Press Report - 02/06/2014 - 09:14

  13. Bahrain Launches $4.4 Billion Worth of Infrastructure Projects

    3 Feb 2014- 10:04 by OOSKAnews Correspondent MANAMA, Bahrain Bahrain is launching $4.4 billion USD worth of major infrastructure projects in 2014, including $2.2 billion USD worth of power and water projects, according to Bahraini officials. Among the pro ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 02/03/2014 - 10:04

  14. Bahrain to Take Action on Riffa Sewage Crisis

    30 Jan 2014- 10:00 by Local Press Report MANAMA Gulf Daily News Authorities have vowed action is being taken over a delayed sewage network in Riffa, after rights activists threatened to protest against human waste flooding residential neighbourhoods. The ...

    Local Press Report - 01/30/2014 - 10:00

  15. Bahraini Activists Decry Sewage Flooding as a Human Rights Violation

    29 Jan 2014- 09:56 by Local Press Report MANAMA Gulf Daily News Human rights activists have waded into an ongoing row over sewage flooding in residential neighbourhoods.  They are threatening to take to the streets in protest and say overflowing human was ...

    Local Press Report - 01/29/2014 - 10:09