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  1. Brunei Introduces Water Prepayment System To Curb Wastage

    19 Mar 2019- 06:58 by Local Press Report BANDAR SERI BEGAWAN Xinhua Net News Brunei is expected to introduce prepaid water meters this year to curb the high water usage in the country. "The use of clean water in Brunei is still the highest in Associa ...

    Local Press Report - 03/19/2019 - 06:58

  2. Civil Society Groups Want US, ASEAN to Take Up Issue of Laos’ Don Sahong Dam

    9 Feb 2016- 11:51 by OOSKAnews Correspondent PHNOM PENH, Cambodia Environmental and civil society groups in the lower Mekong region are calling on the 10-member Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) to address Laos’ Don Sahong hydropower project ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 02/09/2016 - 11:51

  3. South Korea Offers Assistance in Cleaning Brunei River

    28 Oct 2014- 10:32 by Local Press Report BANDAR SERI BEGAWAN The Borneo Post The Korean government is keen to help preserve Brunei River’s natural environment by offering to conduct an environmental study on the river as its water quality is reportedly de ...

    Local Press Report - 10/28/2014 - 10:34

  4. Bruneians Have High Water Wasteage

    14 Oct 2013- 10:14 by Local Press Report BANDAR SERI BEGAWAN The Jakarta Post Despite using more water than most people in Southeast Asia, some Bruneians said they are reluctant to save water and reduce the number of showers a day. "We have to shower ...

    Local Press Report - 10/14/2013 - 10:14

  5. Lower Mekong Ministers Endorse Development Pillars, Projects

    3 Jul 2013- 10:04 by OOSKAnews Correspondent BANDAR SERI BEGAWAN, Brunei Foreign ministers from the Lower Mekong nations endorsed six development and policy pillars, as well as new plans and project, during the 6th Lower Mekong Initiative Ministerial meet ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 07/03/2013 - 10:04

  6. Southeast Asian Activists Criticize Sarawak Dams

    Environmental activists representing 11 Southeastern Asian nations have critized Malaysia’s plans to build 12 mega-dams in Sarawak state, citing the “inefficiency, failure and destruction” of similar projects across the region. ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 11/08/2012 - 09:22

  7. China Begins Construction of Sewage, Waste Facilities on South China Sea Island

    27 Aug 2012- 09:59 by Local Press Report BEIJING Manila Bulletin China begun building sewage and waste disposal facilities on a disputed South China Sea (West Philippines Sea) island, state media said Monday, a move likely to stoke a growing territorial r ...

    Local Press Report - 05/26/2013 - 16:07

  8. Siemens Eyes Expansion in Water Sector in Brunei

    7 Jun 2010- 20:58 by OOSKAnews Correspondent ERLANGEN, Germany Global engineering firm Siemens said it is looking to expand its presence in Brunei by entering the water sector during the third phase of development being planned in the country. Siemens is ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 01/14/2011 - 08:00

  9. Kargu Dam and Reservoir Project Starts

    8 Sep 2008- 20:58 by Local Press Report Brunei, KUALA BELAIT Borneo Bulletin Construction is beginning on the Kargu Dam and Reservoir project in the Belait District. The project, which will cost some $24.5 million USD, will be completed by year 2010. It i ...

    Local Press Report - 01/14/2011 - 10:00

  10. Brunei New Plant to Boost Supply in Belait, Brunei

    9 Jun 2008- 20:58 by Local Press Report Brunei, BELAIT, Borneo Borneo Bulletin A $50 million USD water treatment plant will increase the supply in Borneo's Belait district by 36 million liters per day by next year. The treatment plant in Kampong Agis ...

    Local Press Report - 01/14/2011 - 08:00

  11. Thailand: UN Says Increasing Urbanization Increases Poverty

    24 Mar 2008- 21:36 by Local Press Report Bangkok, thailand Bangkok Post (Thailand) — Increasing urbanization has meant increasing poverty for countries in the Asia-Pacific region, according to the UN Economic and Social Commission for Asia and the Pacific ...

    Local Press Report - 05/15/2013 - 17:36

  12. Brunei: New Budget Includes $123 Million USD for Water Supply

    17 Mar 2008- 20:07 by Local Press Report Brunei, BANDAR SERIBEGAWAN The Brunei Times — Brunei's State Legislative Council yesterday last week passed a $1.05 billion budget for development projects in 2008-2009. The figure is an increase over last yea ...

    Local Press Report - 01/14/2011 - 13:00

  13. Brunei: Water Treatment Plants Unaffected by Temburong Floods

    26 Feb 2008- 01:13 by Local Press Report BANGAR, Brunei Borneo Bulletin — The water treatment plants in Sumbiling and Batang Duri have not been affected by the recent floods in Temburong, the Public Works Department said. The department reassured resident ...

    Local Press Report - 01/13/2011 - 12:00

  14. Brunei: Total Forms Working Group on Water Conservation

    12 Feb 2008- 18:25 by Local Press Report Brunei, BANDAR SERIBEGAWAN Borneo Bulletin (Brunei)- French oil company Total has set up a working group that will be responsible for water conservation, according to Louis Heuze, general manager of Total E&P B ...

    Local Press Report - 01/14/2011 - 13:00

  15. Brunei: Supply Resumes in Brunei-Muara District

    29 Jan 2008- 18:33 by Local Press Report Brunei, BANDAR SERIBEGAWAN Borneo Bulletin (Brunei) — Water supply has resumed in some areas of BruneiMuara district after service was interrupted last week, according to the Department of Water Services. The suppl ...

    Local Press Report - 01/14/2011 - 13:00