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  • 4 May 2015- 09:31 by Local Press Report MUSCAT Zawya The Centralized Utilities Company (CUC) is ready for a prequalification exercise for engineering, procurement and construction (EPC) for its power and a desalination plants in Duqm. The captive 300MW combined cycle power plant integrated with a 1
  • 28 Aug 2014- 09:37 by Local Press Report MUSCAT Oman Tribune The Islamic Development Bank has approved $176 million assistance to Oman’s Wadi Daiqah water supply project. This is part of the $987 million approved for new development projects by the bank’s board of executive directors at its 299th
  • 25 Feb 2014- 10:15 by Local Press Report MUSCAT Times of Oman Iran's SUNIR will complete the construction of a water pipeline to develop the water supply network in Al Jabal Al Akhdar within one-and-a-half years, a visiting Iranian official said here yesterday. "The construction work is
  • 23 Oct 2013- 10:03 by OOSKAnews Correspondent MANAMA, Bahrain The Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) has started technical studies on a common regional water network, Bahraini Minister of Electricity and Water Abdel-Hussein Ben Ali Merza said last week. “The studies will be conducted in the eastern
  • 2 Oct 2013- 10:02 by OOSKAnews Correspondent MANAMA, Bahrain The common water network that Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) countries are planning to construct will cost some $10.5 billion USD, according to Bahraini Minister of Electricity and Water Abdel-Mohsen Ben Ali Merza. “The project will be
  • 3 May 2013- 10:01 by Local Press Report MUSCAT Gulf News Oman’s authorities sought to quell rumours that the country’s biggest dam, now holding back a capacity 100 million cubic metres of water after more than a week of torrential rains, is in imminent danger. The Wadi Dayqah dam, spanning one of
  • 1 Mar 2013- 09:40 by Local Press Report MUSCAT Oman Daily Observer The Omani Water Association will organise on March 2, Saturday, a seminar on the water resources in Musandam titled “Challenges & Solutions” under the patronage of Ali bin Mohammed al Abri, Under-Secretary of the Ministry of
  • 20 Mar 2012- 12:09 by Local Press Report MUSCAT Khaleej Times (United Arab Emirates) A team of researchers is seeking ways to address the issue of oil spills in Oman and ways to treat them. The project, headed by Dr Raeid Abed from the College of Science, Sultan Qaboos University and funded by The
  • 27 Feb 2012- 09:33 by Local Press Report MUSCAT Khaleej Times (United Arab Emirates) The Ghantoot Group on Sunday announced that it will invest $500 million USD in various projects in Oman’s hospitality, water and power sectors. In its biggest ever expansion drive outside of the UAE, the Abu Dhabi
  • 30 Aug 2010- 14:47 by Local Press Report OMAN, MUSCAT Info-Prod Research (Middle East) Petroleum Development Oman (PDO) plans to use a special system, developed by Sao Paulo-based SuperBac, to treat the water that comes out of oil wells at the time of extraction. SuperBac, which has a commercial
  • 26 Jul 2010- 14:47 by OOSKAnews Correspondent OMAN, MUSCAT A consortium of France's Veolia Water and the UAE's Mubadala is the low bidder for a water contract for the Port of Sohar in Oman. The contract involves operation, maintenance and management of water utilities in the port area,
  • 22 Feb 2010- 13:46 by Local Press Report OMAN, MUSCAT Gulf News (Qatar) Pettroleum Development Oman (PDO) commissioned its first full-scale enhanced oil recovery project (EOR) at Marmul, the company announced. "This is an ambitious and novel project that involved building a water treatment
  • 17 Aug 2009- 20:58 by Local Press Report sinGapore, MUSCAT Times of Oman The eighth meeting of the Omani-Singaporean Joint Committee in Muscat last week discussed and exchanged experiences in water and investment sectors, oil and gas, trade, e-government, and electricity. Sheikh Al Fadhl bin

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