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  • 15 Aug 2013- 10:03 by OOSKAnews Correspondent RIYADH, Saudi Arabia Saudi Arabia will have to invest up to $267 billion USD to expand water and power production by 2030, according to a report issued by UAE-based Crescent Petroleum Company. “Demand on water and power exceeds the percentage of growth
  • Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) member countries plan to complete a common water network by 2020, according to officials in the region.
  • 15 Jun 2012- 00:00 by OOSKAnews Correspondent RIYADH, Saudi Arabia The Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC)  member countries on June 12 agreed to move forward with establishing a common water network that would also include Egypt. The decision came during the extraordinary meeting in Riyadh of the GCC
  • 16 Jan 2012- 15:36 by Local Press Report duBai Black & Veatch (Press Release) Global engineering, consulting and construction company Black & Veatch has moved its operations to a new location in Dubai Internet City, as part of its growth plan for the region. Black & Veatch also opened
  • 12 Dec 2011- 15:59 by OOSKAnews Correspondent RIYADH, Saudi Arabia Saudi Arabia’s National Water Co. (NWC) plans to spend $66.4 billion USD on water and wastewater projects over the next eight years, as water consumption grows faster than the kingdom’s burgeoning population, a crisis that threatens
  • 17 Feb 2008- 22:06 by OOSKAnews Correspondent RIYADH, Saudi Arabia — With Saudi Arabia's water and sewage sector in need of $40 billion USD in new investment over the next two decades, international firms are making moves to carve out a market share in the kingdom's water sector, already