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  • 19 Oct 2018- 09:27 by OOSKAnews Correspondent MANAMA, Bahrain As the board of the United Nations' Green Climate Fund (GCF) meets in Manama this week, uncertainty swirls around the entity's funding and spending, and a contentious oil wastewater cleaning application from the Kingdom of
  • 23 Oct 2013- 10:03 by OOSKAnews Correspondent MANAMA, Bahrain The Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) has started technical studies on a common regional water network, Bahraini Minister of Electricity and Water Abdel-Hussein Ben Ali Merza said last week. “The studies will be conducted in the eastern
  • 2 Oct 2013- 10:02 by OOSKAnews Correspondent MANAMA, Bahrain The common water network that Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) countries are planning to construct will cost some $10.5 billion USD, according to Bahraini Minister of Electricity and Water Abdel-Mohsen Ben Ali Merza. “The project will be
  • 6 Oct 2008- 14:47 by OOSKAnews Correspondent MANAMA, Bahrain Bahrain-headquartered United International Bank (UIB) has bought UK-based water treatment firm BWA Water Additives, which specializes in development and marketing of high performance specialty chemicals for water treatment. With the
  • 18 May 2008- 23:08 by OOSKAnews Correspondent MANAMA, Bahrain- The deadline for the Addur Independent Power and Water Project (IWPP) has been moved to June 4, according to the Ministry of Finance. That's a delay of almost one month. No specific reasons have been given for the new deadline.
  • 14 Apr 2008- 10:09 by Local Press Report MANAMA, Bahrain TradeArabia News Service — Climate change, which has brought longer spells of dry weather to Bahrain, could have a serious effect on the country's economy, according to Dr. Fawzi Amin, assistant undersecretary of training and planning at
  • 4 Feb 2008- 09:08 by OOSKAnews Correspondent MANAMA, Bahrain- Bahrain's Finance Ministry has issued a request for proposals (RfP) for the contract to build the Addur independent water and power project (IWPP). Bahraini officials have set a deadline for proposals of April 23. The ministry says
  • 21 May 2007- 10:09 by OOSKAnews Correspondent nairoBi, Kenya, Saudi Arabia, MANAMA, Bahrain, RAS AL ZOUR- The Nairobi City Water and Sewerage Company has adopted procedures to stamp out corruption in its procurement department. The utility adopted the Public Procurement and Disposal Act of 2005 and
  • 22 Jan 2007- 09:09 by Local Press Report MANAMA, Bahrain TradeArabia News Service — Ahmed Mansoor Al A'Ali Company is building a $1.5 million USD advanced pipe coating facility in Bahrain. The "supply and apply" facility, which should be fully operational by the end of January, will
  • 8 Jan 2007- 06:53 by Local Press Report MANAMA, Bahrain Mena Report — Bahrain-based Ithmaar Bank is co-sponsoring a new $2 billion USD Shariacompliant fund aimed at regional infrastructure investment. The main sectors targeted for the fund are water, power and utilities, health care, education,