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  • 8 Mar 2019- 11:27 by OOSKAnews Correspondent SINGAPORE, Singapore In the latest development in the saga of Singapore’s troubled Hyflux Ltd, the country's national water agency, PUB, has issued a notice of default regarding Hyflux’s inability to keep the corporation's flagship Tuaspring
  • 21 Oct 2018- 07:54 by OOSKAnews Correspondent SINGAPORE, Singapore Troubled Singapore environmental solutions company Hyflux has reached a deal with Indonesian conglomerates Salim Group and Medco Group for a capital injection of up to $384 Million USD in return fo a 60 percent stake in the company.
  • 10 Oct 2018- 08:25 by OOSKAnews Correspondent NAIROBI, Kenya Kenya's Council of Governors and Ministry of Water and Sanitation have intervened in the dispute between the city of Nairobi and the county of Murang'a over benefits to be derived from Ndakaini Dam (also known as Thika Dam)
  • 3 Oct 2018- 09:54 by OOSKAnews Correspondent NAIROBI, Kenya Following a protracted procurement dispute, the UK GBM Engineering Consortium has been confirmed as building contractor to Kenya's $2 Billion USD High Grand Falls Dam project on the country's Tana River. After months’ long
  • 7 Oct 2018- 09:18 by OOSKAnews Correspondent Singapore, Singapore This article was updated by OOSKAnews 9 October, 2018. At an October 8 court status update, lawyers for insolvent Singapore environmental solutions provider Hyflux Corporation reported that the company is in talks with at least two
  • 8 Aug 2018- 07:22 by OOSKAnews Correspondent SINGAPORE, Singapore Singapore corporations Sembcorp and Keppel, and Malaysia's YTL, are understood to be among those interested in acquiring Hyflux's flagship Tuaspring desalination facility in Singapore. The plant is the largest in Southeast
  • 6 Aug 2018- 06:26 by Local Press Report SINGAPORE Mizzima Water that is lost before it reaches consumers, most commonly attributed to leaking pipes, theft and inaccurate metering is known as non-revenue water (NRW). It is especially prevalent in places with decaying infrastructure serving a
  • 1 Aug 2018- 07:58 by Local Press Report NAIROBI ESI Africa Kenya's Geothermal Development Company (GDC) will commence with the operation of drilling wells in Baringo County, in search of steam power. The company’s general manager in-charge of drilling and infrastructure, George Kinyanjui, said
  • 1 Jul 2018- 09:46 by Local Press Report SINGAPORE Straits Times Singapore's third desalination plant opened officially on Thursday 28 June, with the promise of turning sea water into drinking water more productively and cheaply. With the new plant, 30 per cent of Singapore's water needs
  • 31 May 2018- 10:32 by Local Press Report NAIROBI Standard Digital The national and county governments have entered into a deal with Korea International Cooperation Agency (KOICA) for supply of clean water to locals. The agreement will be expanded with time. Mr Irungu said the water project would be
  • 26 Apr 2018- 08:43 by Local Press Report NAIROBI The Standard The low water levels in Nairobi’s main water reservoir despite the heavy rains is puzzling. Residents and environmentalists have questioned if there was sabotage at Ndakaini Dam in Murang’a to create an artificial water shortage in the
  • 23 Jan 2018- 12:30 by OOSKAnews Correspondent SINGAPORE, Singapore Malaysian and Singaporean official and ministers are working closely to ensure sufficient water supply from Malaysia’s Johor River for both countries, according to Singaporean Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong. At a joint press
  • 30 Oct 2017- 12:21 by Local Press Report SINGAPORE The Straits Times Water production at Singapore's desalination plants and local waterworks has been stepped up to meet demand here, after pollution in the Johor River led to the temporary closure of four water treatment plants along the river,
  • 29 Jun 2017- 07:15 by Local Press Report SINGAPORE Ministry of Communications and Information Singapore Keppel Infrastructure Holdings Pte Ltd (Keppel Infrastructure) and PUB, Singapore’s national water agency, have unveiled the innovative design of the Keppel Marina East Desalination Plant. The
  • 17 May 2017- 10:31 by Local Press Report SINGAPORE Straits Times About 60km of new potable water pipelines, including a new one in Punggol, will be built here over the next two years to meet demands from new developments, national water agency PUB said on Wednesday (May 17). This includes the $365

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