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  1. Jordan: $315 Million USD From EIB For Water Sector Resilience

    7 Dec 2020- 08:52 by Staff- Water Diplomat AMMAN, Jordan The Government of the Hashemite Kingdom of Jordan and the European Investment Bank (EIB) have signed a $315 Million USD framework agreement to support water sector investments. The funds will financ ...

    Staff - Water D... - 01/12/2021 - 14:46

  2. Jordan Intensifies Aerial Surveillance Of Water Resources, Infrastructure

    29 Jul 2020- 12:37 by Local Press Report AMMAN ZAWYA The Water Ministry has plans to intensify remote aerial surveillance of water resources in coordination with the King Abdullah II Design and Development Bureau (KADDB), Minister of Water and Irrigation ...

    Local Press Report - 07/29/2020 - 12:52

  3. Virus Curfew Accelerates Jordan Water Shortages

    25 Mar 2020- 09:23 by Local Press Report AMMAN Thomson Reuters Foundation Complaints and concerns over water shortages rose by 58% in Jordan in the first day after a country-wide curfew was instated, water authorities said Sunday. Jordan, the world's ...

    Local Press Report - 03/25/2020 - 09:23

  4. Israel Accused Of "Hoarding" Jordan River

    27 Dec 2019- 07:10 by Local Press Report AMMAN The Conversation Two areas farmed by Israelis for more than 50 years have recently been returned to neighbouring Jordan. The association with water bodies is no coincidence: neither land would have been occup ...

    Local Press Report - 12/30/2019 - 08:33

  5. Jordan Government Denies Social Media Reports Of Financial Mismanagement

    16 Dec 2019- 05:18 by Local Press Report AMMAN Jordan News Agency The Ministry of Water and Irrigation has on Wednesday denied reports on social media platforms that a female employee allegedly obstructed a JD300 million investment. Citing the true case i ...

    Local Press Report - 12/16/2019 - 05:18

  6. Jordan: Water Sector Cannot Bear Stress Of Demand, Expenses

    1 Dec 2019- 13:34 by Local Press Report AMMAN MENAFN The Water Ministry seeks to raise the level of its water and sanitation services, despite all the challenges the sector faces, said the ministry's Spokesperson Omar Salameh on Thursday. The exacerb ...

    Local Press Report - 12/01/2019 - 13:34

  7. Water Issues Should Be "Separated" From Middle East Transboundary Political Conflict

    7 May 2019- 07:20 by OOSKAnews Correspondent NEW YORK NY, United States In an address to the United Nations Security Council on April 29, representatives from EcoPeace Middle East, an Israeli, Palestinian and Jordanian environmental NGO, emphasized that t ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 05/07/2019 - 07:21

  8. Jordan Prince Calls For Regional, Integrated Water Planning

    23 Apr 2019- 11:57 by Local Press Report AMMAN Jordan News Agency Chairman of The Higher Council for Science and Technology, HRH El Hassan Bin Talal, has emphasized the importance of joint meetings; complementary ties; linking between scientists, research ...

    Local Press Report - 04/23/2019 - 11:57

  9. UAE Minister Urges MENA Countries To Act Now Against Water Shortages

    8 Apr 2019- 07:04 by Local Press Report AMMAN The National Dry countries in the Middle East and Africa should look to new technology for a reliable water supply, a UAE minister said. Dr Thani Al Zeyoudi, Minister of Climate Change and Environment, said bu ...

    Local Press Report - 04/08/2019 - 07:04

  10. China's SDIC Interested In Jordan Investment Opportunities

    14 Mar 2019- 12:04 by Local Press Report AMMAN Xinhua News China's State Development & Investment Corporation (SDIC) said Wednesday it is interested in investing in Jordan in several sectors including energy and infrastructure. In a meeting betwe ...

    Local Press Report - 03/14/2019 - 12:04

  11. Jordan And ICRC To Rehabilitate Water Infrastructure In Refugee Communities

    6 Mar 2019- 10:14 by Local Press Report AMMAN Jordan Times The Water Ministry and the International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC) on Tuesday signed an agreement and a memorandum of understanding to rehabilitate the infrastructure in refugee-hosting co ...

    Local Press Report - 05/05/2019 - 08:08

  12. EIB Boosts Support For Jordan Water Supply And Sanitation Services

    2 Mar 2019- 11:35 by OOSKAnews Correspondent LONDON, United Kingdom The European Investment Bank (EIB) and the government of Jordan have signed a $74 Million USD loan to finance the improvement of water supply systems in the Jordan valley, as well as a wa ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 03/21/2019 - 12:59

  13. US Intelligence Community Warns Of Climate Change Threats

    3 Feb 2019- 08:57 by OOSKAnews Correspondent WASHINGTON DC, United States "Climate hazards such as extreme weather, higher temperatures, droughts, floods, wildfires, storms, sea level rise, soil degradation, and acidifying oceans are intensifying, th ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 02/03/2019 - 09:04

  14. Nubian Aquifer Radiation Levels Pose Health Risk

    7 Jan 2019- 07:29 by OOSKAnews Correspondent WASHINGTON DC, United States New analysis of water in the world's largest fossil water aquifer system has revealed elevated levels of radium. Research into the Nubian aquifer at the eastern end of the Saha ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 01/07/2019 - 07:29

  15. Red Sea – Dead Sea Transfer Project On Again?

    3 Jan 2019- 09:50 by OOSKAnews Correspondent Jerusalem, Israel A funding proposal for the long-delayed multi-Billion USD project for a canal linking the Red Sea and Dead Sea is set to come to a vote in Israel’s Cabinet soon. Israel’s Hadashot TV news bull ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 01/09/2019 - 08:14