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  • 4 Nov 2009- 15:02 by Local Press Report washington, dc, UNITED STATE S CG/LA Infrastructure LLC CG/LA Infrastructure LLC released its list of Top 100 Global Strategic Infrastructure Projects, ahead of its 3rd Annual Global Forum in New York City from December 9-11. The total estimated value of the
  • 4 Nov 2009- 13:48 by Local Press Report washington, dc, UNITED STATE S CG/LA Infrastructure LLC CG/LA Infrastructure LLC released its list of Top 100 Global Strategic Infrastructure Projects, ahead of its 3rd Annual Global Forum in New York City from December 9-11. The total estimated value of the
  • 2 Nov 2009- 19:59 by Local Press Report washington, dc, UNITED STATE S CG/LA Infrastructure CG/LA Infrastructure LLC released its list of Top 100 Global Strategic Infrastructure Projects, ahead of its 3rd Annual Global Forum in New York City from December 9-11. The total estimated value of the
  • 2 Nov 2009- 13:48 by Local Press Report washington, dc, UNITED STATE S CG/LA Infrastructure LLC CG/LA Infrastructure LLC released its list of Top 100 Global Strategic Infrastructure Projects, ahead of its 3rd Annual Global Forum in New York City from December 9-11. The total estimated value of the
  • 28 Oct 2009- 14:48 by Local Press Report BEIJING, Tajikistan Xinhua (China) Chinese Premier Wen Jiabao and Tajik Prime Minister AMI Akilov pledged to expand bilateral cooperation during a meeting in Beijing earlier this month. Wen said the countries should expand cooperation in agriculture, mine
  • 26 Oct 2009- 20:58 by OOSKAnews Correspondent washington, dc, united states CThe U.S. Commerce Department has launched an investigation into dumping by Chinese steel pipe exporters, which could lead to new duties of almost 100 percent on imports of steel pipes from China. This follows preliminary
  • 26 Oct 2009- 20:58 by Local Press Report PHNOM PENH, Cambodia Xinhua (China) China will continue to provide Cambodia with financial assistance to develop infrastructure projects, Cambodian Foreign Minister Hor Namhong said on October 17. He said Beijing had offered this assurance during talks
  • 13 Jul 2009- 20:58 by Local Press Report BEIJING China Daily The local water supply in villages in Guangdong province were found to be contaminated by an illegal mine discovered near the local reservoir. Residents ofXingning's Yetang township will have to wait up to six months for resumption
  • 27 Apr 2009- 20:58 by OOSKAnews Correspondent BEIJING, China As the massive and controversial Three Gorges Dam project nears completion in November, Chinese authorities have admitted that filling the reservoir has triggered a number of landslides and forced the relocation of 28,000 more people
  • 20 Apr 2009- 20:57 by OOSKAnews Correspondent BEIJING, China China and Switzerland have signed a formal agreement on enhancing cooperation in the field of sustainable water management and hazard prevention. According to local news reports, the agreement was to be signed during Swiss Federal
  • 24 Mar 2009- 08:06 by Local Press Report UNITED STATE S, WASHINGTON DC WaterOnline CG/LA Infrastructure LLC. released the top 100 infrastructure projects in the Americas with a total estimated value of $64.6 billion USD. The projects are also expected to produce 2.8 million jobs. All the projects
  • 17 Mar 2009- 16:02 by OOSKAnews Correspondent PERU, LIMA Beijing-based aluminum company Chinalco, through its Peruvian subsidiary Minera Chinalco Peru, announced construction of a water treatment plant at Kingsmill Tunnel in the central highlands of the country's Junin department. The
  • 3 Mar 2009- 15:01 by OOSKAnews Correspondent washington, dc, united states In a new study by the World Bank, "Low Carbon, High Growth: Latin American Responses to Climate Change," World Bank experts state that there are several imminent threats to water resources as well as energy and
  • 2 Mar 2009- 19:57 by OOSKAnews Correspondent BEIJING, China Chinese authorities on February 26 started work on Xinglong multi-purpose dam on the Hanjiang River, a tributary of the Yangtze. The dam is one of three main projects in the central route of the ambitious south-to-north diversion plan. The
  • 23 Feb 2009- 19:57 by OOSKAnews Correspondent BEIJING, China f^ ivic authorities in southwest China's Sichuan Province said they will spend over $5.5 billion USD this year to repair 1,000 reservoirs and 378 kilometers of embankment damaged in last May's massive earthquake. Provincial

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