Innovation, Infrastructure & Technology

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  • 16 Dec 2013- 10:02 by OOSKAnews Correspondent TAIPEI, Taiwan Lin Hsien-tang, vice president of Taiwanese company Advanced Semiconductor Engineering (ASE), was released on bail over the weekend after being questioned by authorities for six hours. Lin had been detained after investogators discovered
  • 11 Nov 2013- 10:35 by OOSKAnews Correspondent NAIROBI, Kenya Unregulated liquid waste disposal has worsened pollution in the Nairobi River as well as smaller water bodies near the Kenyan capital, exposing millions of people to communicable diseases, the government’s environmental watchdog warned
  • 30 Oct 2013- 10:07 by OOSKAnews Correspondent NAIROBI, Kenya Construction of a $29 million USD African Development Bank-funded water project was stopped last week by locals demanding a larger share of the water supply. Locals in Machakos County attacked attacked workers at the Masinga-Kitui Water
  • 23 Oct 2013- 10:03 by OOSKAnews Correspondent NAIROBI, Kenya Economic and political reforms in many African countries have bolstered investor confidence and attracted private sector interest in the water sector, according to industry executives who spoke to OOSKAnews on the sidelines of the
  • 18 Oct 2013- 10:26 by OOSKAnews Correspondent NAIROBI, Kenya The Kenyan and Ethiopian water ministries are moving toward an agreement concerning construction of Ethiopia’s controversial Gilgel Gibe III Dam project, according to regional director for the United Nations Environment Program (UNEP) in
  • 12 Jul 2013- 10:01 by OOSKAnews Correspondent NAIROBI, Kenya East African water equipment supplier Davis & Shirtliff has partnered with international chemical giant Dow Chemicals to launch an ultra-filtration water treatment technology in Kenya. Senior executives from the two companies