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  1. Six Of Eleven Yangtze Riparian Provinces Are Water Stressed

    9 Oct 2019- 10:07 by OOSKAnews Correspondent HONG KONG, China New analysis of China's Yangtze River basin indicates that six of the eleven provinces on the Yangtze River economic belt are water stressed. Representing about one-third of all the water ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 10/09/2019 - 10:07

  2. China: Chemical Plant Fined For Dumping Untreated Acid Into Canal

    2 Oct 2019- 11:01 by Local Press Report JIANGSU South China Morning Post A Jiangsu chemical plant has been fined 20 million yuan (US$2.88 million) for dumping almost 2,700 tonnes of liquid acid waste into the Grand Canal, causing environmental damage “bey ...

    Local Press Report - 10/02/2019 - 11:04

  3. China: Xinjiang Provides Improved Drinking Water Access

    29 Sep 2019- 06:55 by Local Press Report URUMQI Xinhua Northwest China's Xinjiang Uygur Autonomous Region provided access to drinking water for more than 264,000 people in rural areas by August, according to the region's water resources departme ...

    Local Press Report - 09/29/2019 - 06:55

  4. Water Scarcity May Limit Power Development Plans In Asia

    23 Sep 2019- 06:54 by OOSKAnews Info COLUMBUS OH, United States New research from a consortium led by Ohio State University and the International Institute for Applied Systems Analysis in Austria draws a connection between power development plans through ...

    OOSKAnews Info - 09/23/2019 - 06:54

  5. China Seeks Water Use Efficiency Improvements In Beijing Regional Cluster

    22 Sep 2019- 01:15 by Local Press Report BEIJING Xinhua China has issued an action plan to improve efficiency in using water for industrial purposes in the regional cluster of Beijing, its neighboring port city of Tianjin, and Hebei Province. The action p ...

    Local Press Report - 09/22/2019 - 01:15

  6. China Announces Water Use Efficiency Improvements

    9 Sep 2019- 05:36 by Local Press Report BEIJING Xinhuanet China's total annual water use is around 600 billion cubic meters, and water use efficiency has been improving, said an official. Wei Shanzhong, vice minister of the Ministry of Water Resource ...

    Local Press Report - 09/09/2019 - 05:36

  7. New China Fund Will Support Repair Of Water Conservancy Facilities

    9 Sep 2019- 05:41 by Local Press Report BEIJING Xinhuanet China has allocated 2.31 billion yuan (325.99 million U.S. dollars) so far this year to help repair water conservancy facilities damaged by floods and earthquakes, the Ministry of Water Resources ( ...

    Local Press Report - 09/09/2019 - 05:44

  8. Hong Kong Protests: Did China Really Just Promote The Idea Of Cutting Off Water Resources?

    7 Sep 2019- 05:39 by Local Press Report HONG KONG China Digital Times In an interview with the People’s Daily’s Xiakedao program last week, Zheng Yongnian, former director of the East Asian Institute at the National University of Singapore, joked about cu ...

    Local Press Report - 10/10/2019 - 09:42

  9. Still No Japan Plan For Fukushima Water Disposal

    7 Sep 2019- 08:36 by OOSKAnews Correspondent TOKYO, Japan The government of Japan has told diplomats that it is still considering options for handling contaminated toxic radioactive water stored as part of contamination management measures following damag ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 09/07/2019 - 08:36

  10. China Rare Earth Extractor Continues To Breach Environment Regulations

    20 Aug 2019- 04:14 by OOSKAnews Info SHANGHAI, China Ganxian Hongjin Rare Earth, a subsidiary of China's state-owned Minmetals continues to violate environmental protection laws and has not corrected a number of pollution offenses, despite several wa ...

    OOSKAnews Info - 08/20/2019 - 04:14

  11. MWSS Board Member Claims No Knowledge Of Controversial Kaliwa Dam

    13 Aug 2019- 07:21 by OOSKAnews Info MANILA, Philippines A newly appointed member of the Manila, Philipines, Metropolitan Waterworks and Sewerage System (MWSS), has claimed that he has no personal knowledge of the high-profile and controversial Kaliwa Dam ...

    OOSKAnews Info - 08/13/2019 - 07:21

  12. Typhoon Lekima Causes Multiple Deaths, Human Displacement In China

    13 Aug 2019- 07:07 by OOSKAnews Correspondent BEIJING, China The death tool attributed to Typhoon Lekima in Eastern China has risen to 49 with 21 reported missing as of August 12. More than a million residents have been displaced, and 2 million suffered p ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 08/13/2019 - 07:07

  13. US Secretary Of State Wades Into Mekong

    4 Aug 2019- 09:59 by TWD Staff PHNOM PENH, Cambodia US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo has criticized China's dam-building programme on the Mekong River, saying that construction has left the crucial waterway at its lowest level in a decade in Southea ...

    TWD Staff - 08/27/2019 - 09:06

  14. China: Party Chief Urges Enforcement Of Water Pollution Controls

    30 Jul 2019- 11:02 by Local Press Report BEIJING XinhuaNet Wang Chen, vice chairman of the National People's Congress (NPC) Standing Committee, on Monday called for thorough law enforcement to protect water resources. Through the inspection, relevant ...

    Local Press Report - 07/30/2019 - 11:02

  15. Thailand Authorities Address Historically Low Mekong Water Levels

    22 Jul 2019- 07:19 by OOSKAnews Correspondent BANGKOK, Thailand Thailand's Office of National Water Resources (ONWR) has admitted that the Thai government can not directly mitigate the recent drop in Mekong River water levels, but looked to the resum ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 07/22/2019 - 07:19

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