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  1. UAE's Masdar May Invest In Israel Water Projects

    21 Oct 2020- 05:58 by Local Press Report DUBAI S&P Global Platts UAE clean energy firm Masdar may invest in renewable projects in Israel, its CEO said Oct. 19, as the Gulf country seeks to expand its commercial ties with its partners in a peace agreem ...

    Local Press Report - 10/21/2020 - 05:58

  2. UAE, Israel To Collaborate On Water Security Projects

    2 Sep 2020- 06:25 by Local Press Report DUBAI Arab News A UAE minister of state and Israel's agriculture minister discussed food and water security cooperation on Friday in a phone call, an Emirati statement said on Sunday. The UAE's minister of ...

    Local Press Report - 09/02/2020 - 06:25

  3. Environmental Activists Oppose Emirates Nuclear Energy Plan

    5 Aug 2020- 05:04 by Local Press Report ABU DHABI Green Prophet In a desert region full of oil, and unlimited sunshine, Abu Dhabi still plans to go ahead and build a nuclear energy site despite the risks. Greenpeace, which runs an active unit in the Arab ...

    Local Press Report - 08/05/2020 - 05:04

  4. How Coronavirus Responses Put Pressure On Middle East Water Supply Systems

    5 May 2020- 10:02 by Local Press Report DUBAI Arabian Business A world free from coronavirus could pose significant challenges when it comes to the demand for water supplies, according to Frank Ackland to managing director, Middle East and Turkey, at Xyle ...

    Local Press Report - 05/05/2020 - 10:02

  5. UAE Utility Defers Bills In Coronavirus Response

    16 Apr 2020- 05:49 by Local Press Report ABU DHABI Arabian Industry Utico, the Middle East’s leading full service utility and the only private water and power company in the UAE today said that it is offering 100 per cent deferment of utility bills to con ...

    Local Press Report - 04/16/2020 - 06:04

  6. UAE Government Reduces Water Bills To Support Industry During COVID Crisis

    29 Mar 2020- 10:14 by Local Press Report DUBAI Arab News Businesses in the UAE will see their water and electricity bills reduced by 20 percent as the government works to support industries impacted by the ongoing coronavirus crisis. The UAE cabinet appro ...

    Local Press Report - 03/29/2020 - 10:14

  7. Middle East, Africa Water Projects Pipeline Estimated At $133 Billion USD

    10 Jan 2020- 09:16 by Local Press Report DUBAI Trade Arabia The total pipeline of water and sewage construction projects coming across the Middle East and Africa (MEA) region is estimated at around $133.2 billion, with $19.1 billion spent this year and $3 ...

    Local Press Report - 01/10/2020 - 09:16

  8. Utico to Hyflux: Sign Next Week Or Equity Amount Goes Down

    27 Oct 2019- 10:08 by OOSKAnews Correspondent SINGAPORE, Singapore Having made progress on some outstanding issues, “white knight” investor Utico FZC UAE) said 24 October that it would decrease its equity injection into troubled Singapore environmental se ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 10/27/2019 - 10:09

  9. Another Extension For Hyflux?

    29 Sep 2019- 05:30 by OOSKAnews Info ABU DHABI, United Arab Emirates UAE utility Utico has indicated that it would support an extension of the current court-ordered debt moratorium on financially-stressed environment sevices company Hyflux Ltd (Singapore) ...

    OOSKAnews Info - 09/29/2019 - 05:30

  10. Emirates Finalize Taweelah Desal Deal

    12 Sep 2019- 13:07 by Local Press Report ABU DHABI The National Emirates Water and Electricity Company (Ewec) finalised a Dh3.27 billion deal with Saudi Arabia's Acwa Power to build a desalination facility at Taweelah with a production capacity over ...

    Local Press Report - 09/12/2019 - 13:08

  11. GCC's First Hydro Project: Dubai Awards Construction Contract

    20 Aug 2019- 11:45 by Local Press Report DUBAI MEED Dubai Electricity & Water Authority (Dewa) has awarded a AED1.437bn ($391.2m) contract to a consortium of Austrian firms Strabag and Andritz and Turkey’s Ozkar to build the GCC’s first hydroelectric ...

    Local Press Report - 08/20/2019 - 11:45

  12. Utico Acquisition Of Hyflux: "Informal Discussions" Continue As Clock Winds Down

    13 Jul 2019- 07:56 by OOSKAnews Correspondent SINGAPORE, Singapore The June 27 deadline for financially stressed Singapore environmental services company Hyflux Ltd and its “white knight” Utico FZC (UAE) to reach an investment deal has passed, but a joint ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 07/13/2019 - 07:56

  13. Hyflux: Utico Extends Deadline

    26 Jun 2019- 08:17 by OOSKAnews Correspondent SINGAPORE, Singapore United Arab Emirates utility Utico FZC has extended its deadline to reach a binding agreement for investment to June 27, two days before the next update on restructuring of troubled Singap ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 06/26/2019 - 08:17

  14. 190 Treated At UAE Hospitals After Suspected Toxic Chemical Leak

    10 Jun 2019- 07:26 by Local Press Report AJMAN Gulf News Toxic chemicals are suspected to have caused the water contamination that led to several residents falling ill at a cluster of towers in Ajman over the weekend, even as residents continued to fall i ...

    Local Press Report - 06/10/2019 - 07:26

  15. Construction Begins On Sharjah Waste-To-Water Plant

    27 May 2019- 06:46 by Local Press Report SHARJAH Construction News Online Sharjah Investment and Development Authority (Shurooq) and Belgium-headquartered construction giant Besix Group have started construction and development work on Qatra, a water reus ...

    Local Press Report - 05/27/2019 - 06:46