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  1. G20 (Mostly) Believes In Climate Change Economic Impacts

    3 Mar 2020- 12:15 by Local Press Report RIYADH Reuters Finance officials from the world’s 20 biggest economies (G20) on Sunday referenced climate change in their final communique for the first time in U.S. President Donald Trump’s administration, but stop ...

    Local Press Report - 03/03/2020 - 12:15

  2. New $500 Billion USD Saudi City Will Deploy "Solar Dome" For Desal

    3 Feb 2020- 07:51 by Local Press Report NEOM The National Saudi Arabia, the world's largest oil exporter, plans to use solar energy to desalinate water in the planned $500 billion (Dh1.8 trillion) sustainable city of Neom. The "solar dome", ...

    Local Press Report - 02/03/2020 - 07:51

  3. Xylem Expands Saudi Arabia Manufacture Footprint

    7 Dec 2019- 12:16 by Local Press Report RIYADH Arab News Water technology firm Xylem has signed an MoU with the Saudi Arabian General Investment Authority (SAGIA), representing an investment of $50 million. The agreement aims to expand Xylem’s manufacturi ...

    Local Press Report - 12/07/2019 - 12:16

  4. Aramco Oil Plant Attack Exposed Saudi Vulnerability To Secure Water Supply

    20 Nov 2019- 05:24 by Local Press Report RIYADH Bloomberg The attack on Saudi Arabia’s biggest oil plant in September added urgency to the kingdom’s push to shore up another key vulnerability: water. The country’s daily water consumption exceeds its stora ...

    Local Press Report - 11/20/2019 - 05:24

  5. Yemen Conflict: Fuel Price Escalation Exacerbates Deadly Water Crisis

    30 Oct 2019- 10:46 by Staff- Water Diplomat Washington DC, United States International aid organisation Oxfam has cut trucked water to thousands of Yemenis because of the increase in fuel prices in the conflict-torn country. Piped water systems installed ...

    Staff - Water D... - 11/07/2019 - 09:33

  6. Ministry Urges Saudi Manufacturers To Rationalize Water Consumption

    5 Oct 2019- 07:40 by Local Press Report RIYADH Asharq Al-Awsat Saudi Ministry of Industry and Mineral Resources has stressed on manufacturers to be aware of the importance of rationalizing water consumption resulting from manufacturing processes. This is ...

    Local Press Report - 10/05/2019 - 07:40

  7. Saudi Arabia Launches $826 Million USD In Water Projects

    20 Aug 2019- 12:05 by OOSKAnews Info RIYADH, Saudi Arabia Contemporaneously with this year's Hajj season, the government of Saudi Arabia announced investment in new water developments totalling in excess of $825 Million USD. The projects include cons ...

    OOSKAnews Info - 08/20/2019 - 12:05

  8. Saudi Arabia Warns Against Radioactive Leakage From Iran Nuclear Plant

    5 May 2019- 05:24 by Local Press Report RIYADH Gulf News Saudi Arabia has warned against potential perils of an Iranian nuclear plant on the Gulf region. Iran’s Bushehr nuclear reactor is located around 200km from the Arabian Gulf along an active earthqua ...

    Local Press Report - 05/05/2019 - 05:24

  9. US Senate Votes To End Support For Saudi-led War In Yemen

    15 Mar 2019- 11:19 by OOSKAnews Correspondent Washington DC, United States The United States Senate approved a War Powers Resolution this week to end United States invvolvement in the Saudi-led war in Yemen, which has killed tens of thousands and caused w ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 05/05/2019 - 07:40

  10. ACWA Power Signs Agreements For $700 Million USD Saudi IWP Project

    4 Mar 2019- 08:18 by Local Press Report RIYADH Trade Arabia ACWA Power, a leading developer, owner and operator of power generation and water desalination plants, said its consortium with Saudi Brothers Commercial Company (SBCC), has signed senior financi ...

    Local Press Report - 03/04/2019 - 08:18

  11. $600 Million USD Contract Awarded For Shuqaiq Desal Plant Development

    31 Jan 2019- 09:23 by Local Press Report RIYADH Saudi Gazette Almar Water Solutions, part of Abdul Latif Jameel, has been awarded a contract to develop a desalination plant in the city of Shuqaiq, on the Red Sea coast of Saudi Arabia. Over $600m will be i ...

    Local Press Report - 01/31/2019 - 09:23

  12. Saudi Picks Eight Global Engineering Firms For Major Desal Projects

    13 Jan 2019- 07:38 by Local Press Report RIYADH Trade Arabia Saudi Arabia's Water & Electricity Company (WEC) has prequalified eight major international engineering groups as supervision consultants for the upcoming desalination projects in the k ...

    Local Press Report - 01/13/2019 - 07:38

  13. Wabag Bags $133 Million USD Saudi Sewage Water plant Contract

    6 Nov 2018- 13:20 by Local Press Report RIYADH Trade Arabia Indian multinational group VA Tech Wabag (Wabag) has been awarded a major engineering, procurement and construction contract worth SR500 million ($133 million) for the development of a sewage wat ...

    Local Press Report - 11/06/2018 - 13:20

  14. Saudi National Water Company: Demand For Water Trucks In Jeddah Drops 20 Percent

    17 Oct 2018- 07:49 by Local Press Report JEDDAH Saudi Gazette The National Water Company reduced the demand on water trucks in Jeddah by 20 percent. The company is in its second phase of improving water pumping and distribution and enhancing the operation ...

    Local Press Report - 10/17/2018 - 07:49

  15. UNICEF: Attacks On Yemen Water Systems "Deplorable"

    27 Jul 2018- 10:55 by OOSKAnews Correspondent AMMAN, Jordan UNICEF has called repeated attacks on water systems in Yemen "deplorable". Geert Cappelaere, the agency's regional director for the Middle East and North Africa said in a July 24 s ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 07/27/2018 - 10:55