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  1. 47 New Desal Plants For Egypt Over Next 5 Years

    14 Jul 2020- 10:27 by Local Press Report CAIRO Construction Review Online The government of Egypt has announced that it will be putting aside US$2.8 billion for implementation of a five-year plan to construct 47 seawater desalination plants. The implement ...

    Local Press Report - 07/14/2020 - 10:27

  2. EIB Invests In Egypt WASH Infrastructure

    10 Jun 2020- 06:03 by Local Press Report CAIRO Egypt Independent Egypt’s International Cooperation Minister Rania al-Mashat on Tuesday announced that it has now signed three financing agreements with the European Investment Bank in the fields of sanitatio ...

    Local Press Report - 06/10/2020 - 06:03

  3. Stantec Appointed To $0.5 Billion USD Egypt Wastewater Development Programme

    9 Jun 2020- 05:10 by Local Press Report CAIRO Trade Arabia Stantec, a leading international professional services company in the design and consulting sector, said a consortium led by the company has won a contract from Egyptian Holding Company for Water ...

    Local Press Report - 06/09/2020 - 06:47

  4. GERD Technical Talks To Resume, Ethiopia Will Commence Land Clearing For Reservoir

    2 Jun 2020- 09:19 by Staff- Water Diplomat ADDIS ABABA, Ethiopia The government of Ethiopia has described preparations for land clearing behind the controversial Grand Ethiopian Renaissance Dam (GERD) ahead of commencing filling its Blue Nile reservoir wi ...

    Staff - Water D... - 06/03/2020 - 10:08

  5. Egypt Attempts To Enlist UN Security Council Over Ethiopia Dam

    12 May 2020- 22:47 by OOSKAnews Correspondent New York, United States The government of Egypt has sent a letter to United Nations Security Council member states detailing the country’s position around continuing failure of negotiations concerning the cont ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 05/12/2020 - 22:47

  6. Continuing War Of Words Over Grand Ethiopian Renaissance Dam

    28 Apr 2020- 09:48 by Staff- Water Diplomat ADDIS ABABA, Ethiopia Differences remain stark between the positions of Ethiopia and Egypt over the Grand Ethiopian Renaissance Dam (GERD) on the Blue Nile. Further OOSKAnews Coverage of GERD (70 Articles) Zerih ...

    Staff - Water D... - 05/04/2020 - 06:51

  7. "World's Largest" Agriculture Drainage Facility Opens In Egypt

    28 Apr 2020- 07:02 by Staff- Water Diplomat CAIRO, Egypt Egypt has officially opened the world’s largest agricultural drainage treatment, recycling and reuse plant in the northeastern city of Ismailia, east of the Suez canal. The $100 Million USD Al Mahsa ...

    Staff - Water D... - 05/04/2020 - 07:05

  8. Egypt Invests In Nile Dredging To Improve Water Transport Network

    7 Apr 2020- 09:43 by Local Press Report CAIRO Dredging and Port Construction Egypt is investing in dredgers to improve its inland waterways to make them a viable alternative for road and rail cargo. Prompted by a projected increase in national cargo deman ...

    Local Press Report - 04/07/2020 - 09:43

  9. Shuttle-diplomacy And Sabre-rattling In Nile Dam Standoff

    18 Mar 2020- 11:36 by Staff- Water Diplomat WASHINGTON DC, United States Following Ethiopia’s effective withdrawal from US-brokered negotiations around the contentious Grand Ethiopian Renaissance Dam on the Blue Nile, the governments of both Egypt and Eth ...

    Staff - Water D... - 04/02/2020 - 10:53

  10. Egypt Looks To Private Sector Cooperation For Desal

    19 Feb 2020- 10:11 by Staff- Water Diplomat CAIRO, Egypt Following meetings with the European Bank for Reconstruction and Development (EBRD), Egypt’s Housing Minister Assem al-Gazzar has confirmed the country’s interest in cooperation with the private sec ...

    Staff - Water D... - 03/03/2020 - 14:11

  11. GERD Technical Committee Has Not Yet Reached Agreement

    12 Feb 2020- 10:05 by Staff- Water Diplomat Washington DC, United States Ethiopia’s Ambassador to the United States has said that a technical committee from Ethiopia, Egypt, and Sudan has not been able to co-produce a document that could lead to agreement ...

    Staff - Water D... - 03/03/2020 - 13:50

  12. “Last Round” of GERD Talks This Week In Washington

    29 Jan 2020- 09:17 by Staff- Water Diplomat WASHINGTON DC, United States Another two-day round of tripartite meetings between Egypt, Sudan and Ethiopia over the contentious Grand Ethiopian Renaissance Dam (GERD) commenced in Washington, DC 28 January. Tal ...

    Staff - Water D... - 02/03/2020 - 09:04

  13. Tripartite GERD Talks Underway In Washington In Effort To Break Impasse

    15 Jan 2020- 09:52 by OOSKAnews Correspondent WASHINGTON DC, United States Ministers of Foreign Affairs and Irrigation from Egypt, Ethiopia and Sudan met 14 January in Washington DC to discuss continuing differences around timing and technical regulations ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 01/15/2020 - 09:59

  14. Egypt: USAID Supports North Sinai WASH Project

    10 Jan 2020- 09:19 by Local Press Report CAIRO Ahram Online Egypt and the United States Agency for International Development have signed an agreement for an additional $6 million for the North Sinai development initiative, bringing the total in the bilate ...

    Local Press Report - 01/10/2020 - 09:23

  15. GERD Talks Show Little Sign Of Progress

    27 Dec 2019- 10:09 by Staff- Water Diplomat CAIRO, Egypt Senior representatives of Ethiopia, Sudan and Egypt are set to meet again in Washington DC in January over outstanding issues related to the controversial Grand Ethiopian Renaissance Dam (GERD). Mor ...

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