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  • 5 Feb 2014- 10:03 by Local Press Report TRIPOLI Libya Herald Zulal Water Technology (ZWT) has finished work on one water treatment plant at Waha Oil Company’s (WOC) Gialo oil camp, one of three similar projects at Waha and Essider oil fields. ZWT was awarded the multi-million dinar contract to
  • Officials at the Sudanese Ministry of Irrigation and Water Resources announced on June 13 that they are preparing a comprehensive agreement that will govern Sudan’s water relations with its newest neighbor, South Sudan.
  • 23 Jan 2012- 15:12 by Local Press Report TRIPOLI Zulal International (Press Release) Libyan water technology company Zulal Water Technology has resumed full operations in Libya. The company announced that it is once again working closely with clients from a variety of sectors to resolve water and
  • Libya’s Great Man-Made River-- a $33 billion USD irrigation system built by the country’s leader, Col. Moammar Gadhafi, to provide water from a vast underground aquifer in the desert for the country’s densely populated coastal belt-- could become a crucial element in his fight to preserve his embattled regime. The GMMR, as the project is known, is the crowning glory of Gadhafi’s four decades in power, the showpiece of Libya’s revolution. Gadhafi himself calls it “the eighth wonder of the world.”   Hailed as a masterpiece of engineering, it provides nearly 5 million cubic meters of water a day to the cities along the Mediterranean coast in northern Libya, where most of the country’s 6.5 million people live. Libya is one of the driest countries in the world. Only 5 percent of the land gets at least 10 centimeters of rainfall a year. 
  • 28 Feb 2011- 13:07 by OOSKAnews Correspondent TRIPOLI, LIBYA  As unrest in Libya enters its third week, the country’s future is becoming increasingly uncertain. With thousands of deaths and injuries, the country is bordering on civil war between anti-government demonstrators and Colonel Muammar
  • 26 Jul 2010- 14:47 by OOSKAnews Correspondent TRIPOLI, LIBYA Zulal Water Technology, a water treatment technology company based in Libya, announced on July 21 that it has teamed up with Hitachi in a sales and marketing agreement to provide membrane bioreactor (MBR) wastewater treatment in Libya.
  • 29 Mar 2010- 14:46 by OOSKAnews Correspondent TRIPOLI, LIBYA Zulal Water Technology, a water treatment technology solutions company based in Tripoli, won an engineering, procurement and construction (EPC) contract for a sewage treatment plant 700 kilometers east of the city, the company announced
  • 17 Mar 2010- 14:47 by Local Press Report Azerbaijan, TRIPOLI PANA Libya and Azerbaijan have agreed to set up a joint coopera- tion commission to consolidate relations between the two countries in a number of areas. The agreement aims to promote cooperation between the two countries in the areas of
  • 15 Mar 2010- 14:46 by Local Press Report TRIPOLI, LIBYA PANA Libya and Azerbaijan have agreed to set up a joint coopera- countries in the areas of energy, The two sides agreed on the tion commission to consolidate relations between the two countries in a number of areas. The agreement aims to
  • 14 Dec 2009- 13:48 by Local Press Report KIGALI, Rwanda The New Times (Rwanda) The Rwandan government allocated some $272,000 USD to remove water hyacinth in the Lake Victoria Basin. The move is part of a broader initiative to conserve the heavily degraded basin. Former State Minister in charge of
  • 10 Mar 2008- 10:09 by Local Press Report TRIPOLI, LIBYA Mena Report — Libyan leader Col. Moammar Gadhafi has abolished most of the country's government ministries, saying their power should be in the hands of the Libyan people. The departments of defense, internal security and foreign affairs,
  • 22 Oct 2007- 10:09 by OOSKAnews Correspondent TRIPOLI, LIBYA — Libyan oficials have announced plans to tender the contracts for two independent water and power projects (IWPPs). Analysts predicted that international interest would be significant as it is the first time that Tripoli will seek
  • 13 Aug 2007- 10:08 by OOSKAnews Correspondent TRIPOLI, LIBYA- In Libya, where water is almost as valuable a commodity as oil, the announcement that France will sell Libya a nuclear reactor to provide drinking water from desalinated seawater has been welcomed. The agreement, with an undisclosed
  • 2 Jul 2007- 10:09 by Local Press Report KIGALI, Rwanda New Times (Rwanda) — The United Nations Human Settlements Program (UN-HABITAT) is providing $1.5 million USD to improve water and sanitation to urban areas The funds fall under a three-year memorandum of understanding between Rwanda and

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