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  • A group of Chinese businessmen is investing $250 million USD in agriculture in Mozambque’s Limpopo Valley, authorities in the southern Mozambican province of Gaza said this week.
  • 13 Mar 2012- 00:29 by OOSKAnews Correspondent MAPUTO, Mozambique Mozambique has halted a record 147 development projects over water safety and environmental concerns, including a project of mining company Rio Tinto. The projects were stopped earlier this month, after a commission appointed to
  • 30 Jan 2012- 20:06 by OOSKAnews Correspondent BLANTYRE, Malawi Floods in Malawi’s southern Nsanje and Chikhwawa districts have washed away thousands of homes, raising fears of a cholera outbreak, a government official said.  Nsanje District Commissioner Rodney Simwaka told OOSKAnews last week that
  • 21 Feb 2011- 14:43 by OOSKAnews Correspondent lusaKa, Zambia The Zambian government has called for closer cooperation among countries that share the Zambezi River Basin for efficient water use. Southern Province Permanent Secretary Gladys Kristafor said there is a need for countries to efficiently
  • 17 Feb 2011- 11:14 by OOSKAnews Correspondent washington, dc, united states  Rising political unrest in Middle East and North Africa is at least partially blamed on rising food costs for staple crops like rice and wheat-- raising concerns over potential global crises as acute water problems further
  • 14 Feb 2011- 14:01 by OOSKAnews Correspondent washington, dc, united states Rising political unrest in Middle East and North Africa is at least partially blamed on rising food costs for staple crops like rice and wheat-- raising concerns over potential global crises as acute water problems further
  • 13 Jul 2009- 14:47 by Local Press Report MAPUTO, Mozambique Macauhub (China) The Mozambican Fund for Investment and Water Supply Assets (FIPAG) has launched an international tender for a water supply project in Maputo province, according to a source in the Ministry for Public Works and Housing. The
  • 5 Jan 2009- 13:46 by Local Press Report Mozambique, STOCKHOLM SWECO Sweco has been selected to develop a strategy to prevent water shortages in the Mozambican capital, Maputo, over the next 20 years. The assignment includes an assessment of the quantity of water than can be made available to the
  • 9 Nov 2008- 19:24 by Local Press Report Mozambique, MANGUIZA Agenda de Informacao de Mocambique The Mozal Community Development Association, set up by Mozal aluminum smelter, on Monday handed over an expanded irrigation system to farmers in Manguiza, 40 kilometers west of Maputo. This system can