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  1. Qatar Red Crescent Society To Rehabilitate Yemen Drinking Water Projects

    25 Jan 2021- 08:07 by Local Press Report DOHA Gulf Times The Qatar Red Crescent Society (QRCS) announced Sunday that it recently launched a new project to dig wells and rehabilitate water projects in Yemen. About 120,000 people in five governorates – Taiz ...

    Local Press Report - 01/25/2021 - 08:07

  2. Space Project To Map Arid Regions, Seek Underground Freshwater

    29 Sep 2020- 07:41 by Staff- Water Diplomat PASADENA CA, United States Researchers from NASA’s Jet Propulsion Laboratory (JPL) and the Qatar Environment and Energy Research Institute (QEERI) will combine efforts to explore arid environments to discover an ...

    Staff - Water D... - 10/05/2020 - 12:07

  3. Water Insecurity Risks Societal Instability In Arab Countries

    5 Oct 2019- 07:50 by Local Press Report DOHA Al Jazeera Address water scarcity or risk instability- that's the stark warning delivered to the Arab world by one of the region's leading experts on the issue. With parts of the region hit by politic ...

    Local Press Report - 10/05/2019 - 07:50

  4. Water Re-nationalization Is a Trend in EU Nations

    17 Apr 2018- 08:45 by Local Press Report DOHA Al Jazeera In 2010, water was officially recognised as a universal human right by the United Nations. However, the European Union has yet to do the same. The management of water has long been in the hands of p ...

    Local Press Report - 04/17/2018 - 08:45

  5. Qatar Water Tariff Hike Sees "Reduction in Consumption"

    27 Mar 2018- 08:56 by Local Press Report DOHA Gulf Times In his presentation on “Smart Urban Water Management”, a seminar organised jointly by the Qatar General Electricity and Water Corporation (Kahramaa) and Qatar Green Building Council (QGBC), Hamish R ...

    Local Press Report - 03/27/2018 - 08:56

  6. Kahramaa Clamps Down on Wastage

    22 Nov 2016- 09:22 by Local Press Report DOHA Construction Week Online Utilities provider Kahramaa has announced a clamp down on people who are guilty of wasting water and electricity. The inspection drive is aimed at catching and fining those who flout Q ...

    Local Press Report - 12/22/2016 - 10:19

  7. Qatar's Water Consumption Increased 70 Percent in Seven Years

    13 May 2016- 08:36 by Local Press Report DOHA The National Water consumption in Qatar increased by 70 per cent in the seven years up to 2013, the first ever water statistics published by Doha revealed on Wednesday. Access Scarcity Social Issues Doha Qatar ...

    Local Press Report - 05/13/2016 - 08:36

  8. Monsson Group Unveils First Renewable Energy-Powered Desal Plant

    10 Mar 2016- 09:29 by Local Press Report DOHA The Peninsula Monsson Group, a leading company in renewable energy, yesterday announced its entry into the Qatari market with its Reverse Osmosis water desalination powered by renewable energy. The project is ...

    Local Press Report - 03/10/2016 - 09:29

  9. Expats Use Less Water Than Qataris

    1 Mar 2016- 08:54 by Local Press Report DOHA Zawya Official estimates for 2015 show that while an expatriate used an average of 82.2 cubic metres of water in a year, the figure for nationals was 600.5 cubic metres. The aim of the study is to assess the su ...

    Local Press Report - 03/01/2016 - 08:54

  10. $2.5 Billion Needed for Relief Efforts in Yemen: Doha Conference

    24 Feb 2016- 10:36 by OOSKAnews Correspondent DOHA, Qatar Some $2.5 billion USD is needed to support humanitarian relief work in war-torn Yemen, participants heard at a conference this week organized by Qatar Charity along with 13 regional and internation ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 02/24/2016 - 10:36

  11. Works Starts on Qatar's Mega Water Reservoir Project

    8 Jan 2016- 09:07 by Local Press Report DOHA Gulf Digital News Installation of 11.2-km-long pipe lines has started under the mega reservoir (Packages E) project being developed by Qatar. The project forms part of Qatar General Electricity & Water Corp ...

    Local Press Report - 01/08/2016 - 09:07

  12. Kahramaa to Implement Water, Power Conservation Law

    26 Oct 2015- 09:26 by Local Press Report DOHA Qatar News Agency Qatar General Electricity and Water Corporation (KAHRAMAA) underlined on Sunday that it will ensure the implementation of the added clauses of the law on rationalization of water and electric ...

    Local Press Report - 10/26/2015 - 09:26

  13. Qatar to Issue $5,000 Fines for Misuse of Drinking Water

    10 Sep 2015- 10:13 by Local Press Report DOHA The Peninsula The Cabinet yesterday issued a draft law aimed at addressing the wasteful use of electricity and drinking water. According to the bill, a fine of no more than $5,000 is to be handed to violators ...

    Local Press Report - 09/10/2015 - 10:13

  14. Thirty-Three Countries Could Face High Water Stress in 2040: WRI

    27 Aug 2015- 10:05 by OOSKAnews Correspondent WASHINGTON, DC, United States Thirty-three countries could face extremely high water stress in 2040, according to a new analysis by the World Resources Institute (WRI). In its Aqueduct Projected Water Stress C ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 08/27/2015 - 10:05

  15. Qatar to Launch $2.7 Billion IWPP

    13 Aug 2015- 08:16 by Local Press Report DOHA The Peninsula Qatar Electricity & Water Company (QEWC) is set to launch the country’s biggest integrated water and power project (IWPP). The foundation stone for the Umm Al Haul project will be laid next m ...

    Local Press Report - 08/13/2015 - 08:16