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  • 1 Dec 2008- 19:59 by OOSKAnews Correspondent sinGapore Singapore has announced plans to encourage the non-domestic sector to cut its water usage. Singapore's national water agency, the Public Utilities Board (PUB), has launched an initiative to encourage the sector to improve water efficiency,
  • 10 Nov 2008- 23:17 by Local Press Report sinGapore Asia Sentinel Singapore's Marina Reservoir, which was opened to the public earlier this month, is the latest advance in the country's effort to do away with water imports from Malaysia. Singapore still sources around half of its water
  • 3 Nov 2008- 23:06 by Local Press Report sinGapore The Straits Times (Singapore) Singapore's Marina Barrage officially opened to the public on November 1. The dam has created a reservoir and also controls flooding in low-lying areas. The barrage, along with two other new ones raise the portion
  • 22 Sep 2008- 20:58 by OOSKAnews Correspondent sinGapore, SINGAPORE CITY Singapore's Keppel Corp has bagged water and solid waste treatment projects in China worth about $878 million USD. The company's environmental engineering unit, Keppel Seghers Engineering Singapore Pte Ltd., has
  • 11 Aug 2008- 20:58 by OOSKAnews Correspondent Indonesia, JAKARTA The Indonesian government has signed an agreement with Singapore-based Acuatico Pte Ltd, investing nearly $57 million USD in tap water provision for five districts in Tangerang regency of Java, Indonesia. Under the memorandum of
  • 28 Jul 2008- 20:57 by OOSKAnews Correspondent sinGapore Singapore's Sembcorp is evaluating the potential costs of expanding the Fujairah 1 independent water and power project (IWPP) in the UAE. The company says it is assessing quotes from several international consultants. According to
  • 28 Jul 2008- 14:47 by OOSKAnews Correspondent united arab emirates, FUJAIRAH Singapore's Sembcorp is evaluating the potential costs of expanding the Fujairah 1 independent water and power project (IWPP) in the UAE. The company says it is assessing quotes from several international consultants.
  • 7 Jul 2008- 20:58 by OOSKAnews Correspondent sinGapore G lobal water companies are eying investment opportunities in emerging Asian cities. Large water companies such as Black & Veatch, Siemens Water, and Veolia Water Solutions and Technologies, indicated during Singapore International Water
  • 7 Jul 2008- 20:58 by OOSKAnews Correspondent sinGapore The three-year construction of the $226 million USD Marina Barrage by Singapore's water agency will soon be a reality. The Public Utility Board (PUB) has launched a campaign for the facility, to create public awareness of the latest mega
  • 30 Jun 2008- 20:58 by OOSKAnews Correspondent sinGapore I n an effort to improve its potable water supply and sanitation facilities, the water supply and sanitation board of the Western Indian state of Maharashtra signed an agreement with Singapore's national water agency on June 26. The deal
  • 30 Jun 2008- 20:58 by OOSKAnews Correspondent sinGapore T he world's water resources should be managed carefully to meet the needs of billions of people who are flocking to urban centers, said experts at the Singapore International Water Week, which concluded last Friday. Though advances in
  • 30 Jun 2008- 20:58 by OOSKAnews Correspondent sinGapore Malaysia's Amlnvestment Bank Group and Konzen Group of Singapore will launch a $320 million USD fund that will invest in water infrastructure projects in Asia, the companies said in a joint press release last Wednesday. The proposed
  • 30 Jun 2008- 20:58 by OOSKAnews Correspondent sinGapore T hough prospects of sales in Asia's water purification market are good, the rising prices of fuel are having an effect by raising the cost and lowering the profit margins. Veolia Environnement SA, the world's biggest water company,
  • 23 Jun 2008- 20:58 by Local Press Report sinGapore Straits Times (Singapore) Siemens Water Technologies has won the $4 million grant from Singapore's Environment & Water Industry Development Council for designing a water desalination method that uses electricity to remove salt from sweater
  • 2 Jun 2008- 08:57 by OOSKAnews Correspondent CAIRO, Egypt he water in the Damietta subsidiary of the Nile is currently registering higher levels of pollution, making it difficult for potable water treatment plants in the governorates of Daqahliya and Damietta to produce water according to

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