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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 SOFIA, Bulgaria Standart (Bulgaria) The southern Bulgarian town of Chepelare has formed a public council to oppose mining operations by Canada's Dundee Precious Metals. The council plans to demand that the Ministry of Environment and Water refuse to
  • 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
  • 30 Sep 2009- 14:48 by OOSKAnews Correspondent BISHKEK, Kyrgyzstan Kyrgyzstan's Lake Issyk Kul is threatened by a number of pollution sources, and the law does not do much to prevent the situation, Deputy Maksat Kunakunov told the country's Parliament in early September. According to the
  • 9 Sep 2009- 14:48 by OOSKAnews Correspondent BISHKEK, Kyrgyzstan Ecologists from Kyrgyzstan's Jalal-Abad province are warning of the risk from uranium tailings and mining dump sites in two villages of the province's Chatkal district on the Sumsar River, a tributary of the Syr Darya. Some
  • 15 Jul 2009- 14:47 by OOSKAnews Correspondent BISHKEK, Kyrgyzstan Kyrgyzstan will receive money from international donors to protect uranium mine tailings and waste rock dumps that threaten water resources in Central Asia. The European Union and the Eurasian Economic Community have pledged $42
  • 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
  • 11 Mar 2009- 14:47 by OOSKAnews Correspondent BISHKEK, Kyrgyzstan Financial institutions in the European Union are ready to fund hydropower projects in Kyrgyzstan and Tajikistan, EU Special Representative for Central Asia Pierre Morel told journalists in Bishkek, the Kyrgyz capital. Morel was also
  • 11 Mar 2009- 14:47 by OOSKAnews Correspondent BISHKEK, Kyrgyzstan Kyrgyzstan's Ministry of Extreme Situations intends to straighten a few hundred kilometers of riverbeds in the country this year. According to the ministry, the total cost of the work, which includes straightening 252 kilometers
  • 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
  • 11 Feb 2009- 13:46 by OOSKAnews Correspondent BISHKEK, Kyrgyzstan The Kyrgyz Ministry of Ecology and Extreme Situations is changing the bed of the Chu River, flowing through Kyrgyzstan and Kazakhstan, in order to oosKAriews prevent a gravesite from sliding into the river, Minister Kamchibek
  • 10 Feb 2009- 15:02 by OOSKAnews Correspondent switzerland, DAVOS T he world is heading toward "water bankruptcy" as demand for water outstrips population growth, the World Economic Forum warns. A new report by the Davos-based organization said many places in the world were on the verge of

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