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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
  • 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
  • 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
  • 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
  • 24 Feb 2009- 15:01 by OOSKAnews Correspondent Brazil, BRASILIA The Brazilian state-owned development bank BNDES has announced that in less than one month it will approve a loan of $1.6 billion USD for construction of the Jirau Dam on the Madeira River in the Amazonian State of Rondonia. The Jirau
  • 24 Feb 2009- 15:01 by Local Press Report BRASILIA AFP In a new study released last week, the United Nations said the Amazonian basin is feeling the effects of unchecked economic development including population booms, deforestation, beef and other crop production, and large quantities of pollution.
  • 10 Feb 2009- 15:02 by OOSKAnews Correspondent Brazil, BRASILIA The micro-basins of the Irai, Passauna, Pequeno and Itaqui rivers, the main contributors to water supplies of the Metropolitan Region of Curitiba City (RMC), will be the first under a common management of seven Parana state companies
  • 26 Jan 2009- 21:22 by OOSKAnews Correspondent Brazil, BRASILIA A regulatory agency and an environmental group have been locked in an open battle on the permitted flow of Sao Francisco River, the most important river in the poor northeastern region of the country. The conflict between National
  • 6 Jan 2009- 12:06 by OOSKAnews Correspondent Brazil, BRASILIA A new cycle of big projects is starting up in the Brazilian Amazon after 10 years of lack of funding and international environmental pressure. Fed by almost a decade of high prices of agricultural commodities in the international market,