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  • 17 Oct 2018- 07:49 by Local Press Report JEDDAH Saudi Gazette The National Water Company reduced the demand on water trucks in Jeddah by 20 percent. The company is in its second phase of improving water pumping and distribution and enhancing the operational process. Access Climate Sanitation,
  • 10 Jul 2017- 11:49 by Local Press Report JEDDAH Arab News Minister of Environment, Water and Agriculture Abdulrahman Al-Fadhli awarded a project to build 17 strategic water reservoirs in Makkah’s Al-Sharay and Taif’s Al-Hada areas, each with a capacity of 170,000 cubic meters, totaling 2.9 million
  • 2 Mar 2015- 10:04 by Local Press Report JEDDAH Emirates 24/7 News A Strategic Water Storage project in Breiman area in Jeddah, which is being developed by the National Water Company (NWC), is said to be the world's largest drinking water reservoir. The Saudi Press Agency quoted the NWC as
  • 10 Feb 2015- 10:38 by Local Press Report JEDDAH International Desalination & Water Reuse Quarterly Saudi Arabia's Saline Water Conversion Corporation (SWCC) has awarded consultancy, Black & Veatch, the engineering and design contract for a major desalination project that will supply
  • 31 Jul 2014- 09:15 by Local Press Report JEDDAH Arab News The King Fahd Industrial Port (KFIP) in Yanbu Tuesday received Korean ship Dongbang Jiant 3, which is carrying the world’s largest water desalination equipment to be installed at the water desalination plant in Yanbu. The Yanbu plant along
  • 30 Jul 2014- 10:34 by OOSKAnews Correspondent JEDDAH, Saudi Arabia The Jeddah-based Islamic Development Bank (IDB) last week signed a $12 million USD agreement with the Somali government to dig 72 wells throughout the country, according to bank officials. The agreement was signed by IDB Chairman
  • 14 Jul 2014- 10:11 by OOSKAnews Correspondent JEDDAH, Saudi Arabia The Saudi Fund for Development (SFD) has signed a $132.5 million USD loan agreement with the government of Yemen to fund water, sanitation and other development projects in that country.  The agreement was signed by Yemeni Minister
  • 30 Jun 2014- 10:05 by OOSKAnews Correspondent RIYADH, Saudi Arabia Saudi Arabia’s Saline Water Conversion Corporation (SWCC) announced last week that it plans to construct two more large desalination plants-- one with a daily capacity of 1.5 million cubic meters in Jubail and one with a capacity of
  • 25 Jun 2014- 10:28 by Local Press Report RIYADH D&WR Saudi Arabia's Saline Water Conversion Corporation (SWCC) has unveiled plans to build two huge sea water desalination plants including a vast 1.5 million m³/day capacity hybrid plant with 30% of its production coming from reverse osmosis
  • 14 Mar 2014- 10:06 by Local Press Report JEDDAH Arab News Abdullah Al-Assaf, the director of the National Water Company’s Jeddah branch said the total cost of the strategic storage projects in Jeddah stands at SR9 billion. He said the installation of 80 percent of home connections will be completed
  • 4 Feb 2014- 10:02 by OOSKAnews Correspondent RIYADH, Saudi Arabia The Saudi National Water Company (NWC) last week announced plans to carry out 453 new water projects, at a total cost of $7 billion USD. “The projects will be mainly implemented in the cities of Riyadh, Jeddah, Makkah and Ta’if,” the
  • 31 Oct 2013- 10:23 by OOSKAnews Correspondent RIYADH, Saudi Arabia Saudi Arabia on October 25 announced a new $197 million USD water pipeline project in the Al Khobar and Ihsaa regions. “The project involves construction of a key pipeline to transport around 200,000 cubic meters of water per day
  • 24 Oct 2013- 10:03 by OOSKAnews Correspondent RIYADH, Saudi Arabia The Saudi Ministry of Irrigation last week announced $48 million USD worth of new irrigation projects in the Ihsaa region. These projects include transforming 153 kilometers of uncovered irrigation canals into tunnels on 1,800
  • 13 Sep 2013- 10:01 by OOSKAnews Correspondent SINGAPORE Seventh in a series, “Conversations With Water Leaders,” conducted by OOSKAnews in association with  Singapore International Water Week. In this edition, H.E. Dr. Abdulrahman M. Al-Ibrahim, Governor of Saline Water Conversion Corporation (SWCC
  • 19 Aug 2013- 10:14 by Local Press Report JEDDAH MENAFN.com Environmental pollution on the Red Sea shore has caused the loss of up to 70 percent of its fishing wealth, said an official for fishing affairs in Saudi Arabia. Despite government efforts, fish stock has depleted. "Fish production in

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