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  • 3 Dec 2006- 23:20 by OOSKAnews Correspondent nairoBi, Kenya, AMMAN, Jordan — The Jordanian government and the World Bank decided not to tender the feasibility study for the Red Sea-Dead Sea conveyor project in 2006. The first new date feasible for the study of the estimated $800 million USD
  • 20 Nov 2006- 08:26 by OOSKAnews Correspondent nairoBi, Kenya — The Nairobi City Water and Sewerage Company has awarded tenders worth $7.1 million USD for drilling of five boreholes in the city's suburbs. The tenders were awarded to two leading private sector firms that are involved in
  • 20 Nov 2006- 08:26 by OOSKAnews Correspondent nairoBi, Kenya, South Africa, TSHWANE — A Kenyan car company has invested over $43,000 USD for an oil and water recycling plant. DT Dobie, a dealer for Mercedes Nissan and Jeep, will recycle over 8,000 liters of water daily. The plant will ensure that
  • 12 Nov 2006- 23:20 by Local Press Report nairoBi, Kenya The Nation (Kenya) —The Kenyan government will expand all the country's irrigation projects by the end of the year. Water and Irrigation Minister Mutua Katuku said the move would increase productivity and food security and create jobs,
  • 12 Nov 2006- 23:20 by OOSKAnews Correspondent nairoBi, Kenya — A government fund is improving access to water in Mwingi district of eastern Kenya. The Constituency Development Fund (CDF), established in 2003 to provide direct funding to community projects in all 210 constituencies in the country,
  • 12 Nov 2006- 23:20 by OOSKAnews Correspondent nairoBi, Kenya — As more Kenyans move away from drinking untreated water in the urban areas a lucrative bottled water counterfeiting business has sprung up. The counterfeiters are bottling the water in residential areas and sealing it, using fake labels
  • 5 Nov 2006- 23:20 by OOSKAnews Correspondent nairoBi, Kenya — The Nairobi City Water and Sewerage Company (NCWSC) has embarked on an overhaul of Nairobi's water system, with major funding from the World Bank. In a series of projects estimated to have cost the World Bank over $153 million USD,
  • 5 Nov 2006- 23:20 by Local Press Report nairoBi, Kenya The Kenya Times — Kenya's water minister says the government's water sector reforms are on track to achieve the country's development goals and attract foreign investment. Addressing Kenyan business leaders, Water Minister John

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