Disasters

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  • 30 Aug 2010- 20:58 by OOSKAnews Correspondent washington, dc, united states I In recent weeks, national governments, lending institutions and non-governmental organizations have announced increases in aid packages for victims of recent devastating floods in Pakistan. The floods, which began late
  • 30 Aug 2010- 20:58 by OOSKAnews Correspondent united states, IL, NAPERVILE U.S.-based water treatment company Nalco opened an $8.5 million USD research and development and corporate facility in Pune, India, that will focus on water and process research as well as sustainability solutions for the
  • 18 Aug 2010- 16:02 by OOSKAnews Correspondent LAS VEGAS, Nevada Mexican and American federal water officials met last week in Las Vegas to discuss water-sharing agreements concerning the trans-boundary Colorado River. The two nations have been discussing water shortages and water-sharing deals
  • 18 Aug 2010- 16:02 by OOSKAnews Correspondent united states, AZ, PHOENIX Phoenix-based mining company Freeport McMoRan has submitted an environmental impact assessment for a $270 million USD desalination plant for its Chilean subsidy, Minera Candelaria. The plant will have the initial capacity to
  • 4 Aug 2010- 14:48 by Local Press Report washington, dc, Kyrgyzstan U.S. Department of State The United States pledged an additional $48.6 million USD to assist Kyrgyzstan in the wake of recent unrest in the Central Asian country. The $48.6 million USD is in addition to planned bilateral assistance