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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
  • 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
  • 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
  • 11 Jun 2007- 10:09 by OOSKAnews Correspondent TRIPOLI, LIBYA — Libyan officials are reviewing the planned Sirte desalination plant project in light of increased costs. According to officials of the General Electricity Company of Libya (Gecol), the national utility has stepped its efforts to fast
  • 19 Mar 2007- 10:09 by OOSKAnews Correspondent TRIPOLI, Iraq, LIBYA, BAGHDAD — The United Nations Development Program is establishing a water management council to help Iraq manage its resources and coordinate water policies with its neighbors. Ashraf Ghadhi, the UN envoy to Iraq, said that
  • 10 Dec 2006- 23:20 by OOSKAnews Correspondent TRIPOLI, LIBYA — Since Libya abandoned the club of rogue nations three years ago, its former adversaries have been competing for investment and influence in the petroleum-rich North African country. The move by erstwhile bad-boy Col. Muammar Qaddafi to
  • 20 Nov 2006- 08:26 by Local Press Report TRIPOLI, LIBYA TradeArabia News Service — Libya will host an international exhibition next month that will target the infrastructure and energy sectors. Project Libya will be held at the Tripoli International Fairground in the Libyan capital from December 4