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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
  • 14 Sep 2009- 20:58 by OOSKAnews Correspondent ISLAMABAD, Pakistan A Pakistani think tank has warned that the country's water shortages will strangle its water-based economic activity — including agriculture, on which over 70 per cent of the population is dependent — as early as 2015. The
  • 31 Aug 2009- 20:58 by OOSKAnews Correspondent ISLAMABAD, Pakistan Pakistan will receive $700 million USD in financial assistance from China to build a series of dams in a bid to boost the country's water resources. The dams are scheduled to be built in all four provinces and the Federally
  • 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
  • 2 Mar 2009- 19:57 by OOSKAnews Correspondent ISLAMABAD, Pakistan Pakistan has decided to send a team of experts to the site of dams being built by India on the Indus River to assess whether the projects comply with provisions of a water-sharing treaty. A formal request to the Indian authorities to
  • 2 Feb 2009- 19:57 by OOSKAnews Correspondent ISLAMABAD, Pakistan Pakistan and the United States have signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) to support Pakistan's clean drinking water project. The MoU was signed by the U.S. government through the United States Agency for International
  • 26 Jan 2009- 19:57 by OOSKAnews Correspondent ISLAMABAD, Pakistan Pakistan is facing a "water disaster," as accelerated melting of glaciers and massive depletion of water in the Indus Basin rivers would sharply bring down per capita water availability in the country. Also, the country