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  1. App Will Reveal Hong Kong Water Usage

    27 Mar 2017- 09:52 by Local Press Report HONG KONG South China Morning Press Direct water usage in Hong Kong has risen 17 per cent per person over the past two decades, but resource management experts warn the impact of the city’s indirect consumption is ...

    Local Press Report - 03/27/2017 - 09:52

  2. Hong Kong Management and Conservation Report to be Released Later This Year

    27 Mar 2017- 09:52 by Local Press Report HONG KONG South China Morning Post The long-awaited results of a review into the city’s water management and conservation strategy should be released in the second half of the year. The Water Supplies Department ...

    Local Press Report - 03/27/2017 - 09:52

  3. New Zealand: Anger as Lakes Tapped for Bottled Water

    27 Mar 2017- 09:52 by Local Press Report LONDON The Guardian A plan to extract millions of litres of water out of a Unesco world heritage site, send it by pipe to the coast and ship it to foreign markets for bottling has ignited a campaign over water ...

    Local Press Report - 03/27/2017 - 09:52

  4. China Pollution Audit Finds Billions Mis-used

    30 Jan 2017- 15:23 by Local Press Report SHANGHAI Business Insider China's audit office found that 17.6 billion yuan ($2.56 billion) earmarked for water pollution prevention work in 2016 was not effectively used. Corporate Risk Environment Pollution ...

    Local Press Report - 01/30/2017 - 15:23

  5. Toilets for Tourists: Public Toilets in China Get Rated

    16 Jan 2017- 04:30 by OOSKAnews Correspondent BEIJING Smog and corruption are among the problems that the Chinese government has vowed to combat. Now another problem is in the authorities' cross hairs: unsightly toilets. The China National Tourism ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 01/16/2017 - 04:30

  6. China’s Water Quality Improved in First Nine Months of 2016

    21 Nov 2016- 13:12 by OOSKAnews Correspondent BEIJING, China Water quality in China improved during the first nine months of this year, due in part to implementation of the government’s action plan for combating water pollution, according to Vice Minister ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 11/21/2016 - 13:12

  7. AIIB Ready for Iran Infrastructure Projects

    18 Nov 2016- 01:37 by Local Press Report BEJING Tehran Times In a meeting with the visiting Iranian Transport Minister Abbas Akhoundi in Beijing, the AIIB president Jin Liqun referred to Iran’s role in the establishment of the AIIB, adding that the bank ...

    Local Press Report - 11/23/2016 - 13:04

  8. 29 Percent of Shanxi’s Surface Water Sources Are Unfit for Human Consumption

    18 Nov 2016- 01:37 by OOSKAnews Correspondent TAIYUAN, China Twenty-nine percent of the surface water in Shanxi, China’s largest coal-producing province, is so polluted that it is unfit for human consumption, according to a report released this week by ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 11/18/2016 - 01:37

  9. Expert: China Committed To Battling Climate Change-- Even If US Is Not

    15 Nov 2016- 07:57 by Local Press Report HONG KONG Forbes With Donald J. Trump the President-elect of the United States, the momentous Joint Agreement on Climate Change, signed by U.S. President Barack Obama and Chinese President Xi Jinping, which was ...

    Local Press Report - 11/15/2016 - 07:57

  10. 362 Companies Shut Down for Environmental Violations in China’s Inner Mongolia Autonomous Region

    15 Nov 2016- 07:57 by OOSKAnews Correspondent HOHHOT, China Two hundred eighty people have been questioned and 362 companies have been shut down since July for violating environmental regulations in China’s Inner Mongolia Autonomous Region. Authorities ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 11/15/2016 - 07:57

  11. No More "Lump Sum" Amid Rising Costs

    9 Nov 2016- 12:28 by Local Press Report HONG KONG South China Morning Post The current "lump sum package deal" supply agreement is due to expire at the end of next year. It is necessary for the government to negotiate better terms for the next ...

    Local Press Report - 11/09/2016 - 12:28

  12. India Completes Water Pipeline in Contested Ladakh Region Despite Chinese Protests

    8 Nov 2016- 11:43 by OOSKAnews Correspondent LEH, India Indian Army engineers last week completed construction of an irrigation water pipeline in the Ladakh region of Jammu and Kashmir, following a stand-off with Chinese troops in the disputed region. ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 11/08/2016 - 11:43

  13. Malaysia-Backed Water Project in Tianjin

    7 Nov 2016- 03:19 by Local Press Report TIANJIN Global Times Xianda (Tianjin) Seawater Resources Development Co, a leading environmental engineering firm in Asia, announced Thursday a construction and operation agreement for the first zero-liquid ...

    Local Press Report - 11/07/2016 - 03:19

  14. Beijing: Asia's Largest Underground Water Recycling Plant Opens

    31 Oct 2016- 09:21 by Local Press Report BEIJING Global Times Asia's largest subterranean water recycling plant commenced operation in Beijing on Thursday, one of the measures being rolled out by the capital to manage sewage in the city proper. ...

    Local Press Report - 10/31/2016 - 09:21

  15. Hong Kong Pursues Renewable Water Sources

    31 Oct 2016- 09:21 by Local Press Report HONG KONG Cities Today A new hydroelectricity plant will open next year in Hong Kong to be followed by construction of the city’s first desalination plant as leaders seek new water supplies and aim to reduce water ...

    Local Press Report - 10/31/2016 - 09:21

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