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  • 30 Apr 2018- 04:33 by OOSKAnews Info AMMAN, Jordan The Jordan Atomic Energy Commission is in “advanced” talks with China National Nuclear Corp. to build the kingdom’s first nuclear reactor at a cost of $1 billion USD, according to the commission's chairman. An agreement on the proposed 220
  • 21 Jan 2018- 11:26 by Local Press Report AMMAN Renewables Now The Water Authority of Jordan (WAJ) has issued invitations for prequalification for the construction and operation of 30 MWp of solar power capacity to support water pumping stations in the Hashemite Kingdom. Ecosystems Energy Security
  • 31 Oct 2016- 09:21 by OOSKAnews Correspondent AMMAN, Jordan The winning bid for the first phase of the $400 million USD Red Sea-Dead Sea Water Conveyance Project will be announced in early November, a Jordanian government official said last week. The unnamed Water Ministry official told the Jordan
  • 21 Apr 2016- 10:22 by OOSKAnews Correspondent AMMAN, Jordan Jordan’s Ministry of Water and Irrigation has extended the deadline for prequalification proposals for the first phase of the Red Sea-Dead Sea Water Conveyance Project. The new deadline for bids for the build, operate and transfer contract
  • 4 Mar 2015- 10:13 by Local Press Report THAR JATH Agence France-Presse Thick black puddles and a looted, leaking ruin are all that remain of the Thar Jath oil treatment facility, once a crucial part of South Sudan’s mainstay industry. Lying deep in the bush and swamps of Unity State, far north of
  • 21 Jan 2014- 10:10 by OOSKAnews Correspondent AMMAN, Jordan The first phase of a Red Sea-Dead Sea canal project, to be implemented jointly by Jordan, Israel and the Palestinian Authority, will cost $980 million USD, Jordanian Minister of Water and Irrigation Hazem al Nasser said last week. The
  • 15 Nov 2013- 10:12 by OOSKAnews Correspondent AMMAN, Jordan The Jordanian government on November 12 announced plans to build a number of small nuclear plants to meet its growing demand for energy, especially in the desalination sector. The kingdom has chosen Russian company Atomstroiexport (ASE) to
  • 26 Sep 2013- 10:03 by OOSKAnews Correspondent AMMAN, Jordan The Jordanian Atomic Energy Agency (JAEA) announced last week that the country’s first nuclear plant would be built in the Amra area, in eastern Amman. “We are in the process of assigning the nuclear energy technology provider, a strategic
  • 20 Aug 2013- 10:04 by OOSKAnews Correspondent AMMAN, Jordan Jordanian Prime Minister Abdullah Ensour this week announced the launch of the kingdom’s Red Sea-Dead Sea water conveyance project. The nearly $1.4 billion USD project, which will bring about 100 million cubic meters of desalinated water
  • 26 Jun 2013- 10:05 by OOSKAnews Correspondent JUBA, South Sudan South Sudan’s Minister of Irrigation and Water Resources Paul Mayom Akec this week announced his country’s plans to develop hydropower and irrigation resources on the Nile River. South Sudan needs to switch from relying on generators