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  • 23 Nov 2020- 08:58 by Local Press Report MUSCAT Oman Observer South Korean-based global construction heavyweight GS Engineering & Construction (GS E&C) has announced that consortiums led by its wholly-owned Spanish subsidiary, GS Inima, have secured mandates to build a pair of major
  • 18 Nov 2020- 06:39 by Local Press Report CAIRO Al-Monitor Egyptian Minister of Water Resources and Irrigation Mohamed Abdel Ati signed Nov. 8 a memorandum of understanding to organize some of the work of the Egyptian-Dutch Advisory Panel on Water Management, in the presence of Dutch Ambassador in
  • 17 Nov 2020- 08:52 by Local Press Report ZADAR European Bank for Reconstruction and Development The European Bank for Reconstruction and Development (EBRD) is providing a €4.5 million loan for the completion of a key infrastructure project in Zadar, the fifth-largest city in Croatia and a popular
  • 13 Nov 2020- 10:55 by Local Press Report SOPORE The Kashmir Walla Scores of residents including women of Bagh-e-Islam of Sopore area in north Kashmir’s Baramulla district on Thursday staged a protest against Jal Shakti department for ‘failing’ to provide them regular water supply. The protesters
  • 13 Nov 2020- 10:52 by Local Press Report RIYADH Trade Arabia Saudi Arabia has launched a new company for the management and maintenance of water transmission, distribution and storage systems that span over more than 8,000 km and transmit more than 7 million cu m per day of desalinated water across
  • 10 Nov 2020- 08:27 by OOSKAnews Correspondent TUNIS, Tunisia A new partnership between international NGO the Sahara and Sahel Observatory (OSS) and the French Development Agency (AFD) aims to promote a more open dialogue of public policies and to foster regional knowledge sharing on issues and
  • 9 Nov 2020- 07:01 by Local Press Report NAROK TOWN The Star Conflicts between people and wildlife currently rank among the main threats to conservation in Africa, since residents often end up killing endangered species, such as elephants, during confrontations. Those conflicts have escalated as
  • 9 Nov 2020- 06:50 by Local Press Report TEHRAN Iran Front Page The Iranian president says a project will come on line on Thursday to desalinate sea water from Persian Gulf and supply it to arid areas across the country, especially in the central Iran. “Tomorrow, we are inaugurating a project which
  • 9 Nov 2020- 07:01 by Local Press Report CAIRO Daily News Egypt Egypt’s Minister of Water Resources and Irrigation Mohamed Abdel Aaty met, on Tuesday, with representatives of the European Bank for Reconstruction and Development (EBRD) to discuss cooperation in water and irrigation projects. During
  • 10 Nov 2020- 07:11 by OOSKAnews Correspondent WASHINGTON DC, United States The International Hydropower Association (IHA) has launched a new global initiative of 11 governments and more than 60 organisations to address the urgent need for clean and reliable energy storage. The “International Forum
  • 3 Nov 2020- 06:46 by Local Press Report PHUKET The Phuket News Deputy Prime Minister Prawit Wongsuwan at a meeting in Phuket this morning (Nov 2) ordered the Office of National Water Resources (ONWR) to investigate and expedite projects to resolve Phuket’s recurring water shortage crisis, including
  • 3 Nov 2020- 06:52 by Local Press Report PAVLOPIL UNICEF [Water] deliveries are a familiar ritual for the around 450 residents of Pavlopil. Almost seven years of fighting had already disrupted water supplies in the area. Now, the combination of a dry summer and the COVID-19 pandemic – which requires
  • 3 Nov 2020- 06:48 by Local Press Report SAN FRANCISCO CA New Scientist Widening wealth gaps in some of the richest cities in the US have produced a rise in the number of households without running water. Public information suggests that about half a million households in the US – about 1.1 million
  • 3 Nov 2020- 07:04 by Staff- Water Diplomat BRUSSELS, Belgium Over 150 environmental groups have united to launch a manifesto calling for an end to hydropower development in Europe. Signatories such as WWF, Climate Action Network Europe and BirdLife, are asking for an end to EU subsidies and bank
  • 2 Nov 2020- 10:21 by Local Press Report RAINBOW LAKE Airdrie Today Husky Energy is cleaning up after one of its pipelines in northwestern Alberta spilled 900,000 litres of produced water, a byproduct of oil and gas extraction that sometimes contains residual petroleum and chemicals. The Calgary

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