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  • 30 Sep 2015- 10:05 by OOSKAnews Correspondent TAIPEI, Taiwan A panel of judges with the Kaohsiung branch of Taiwan's High Court on September 29th found Advanced Semiconductor Engineering Inc. (ASE) and four company employees not guilty of releasing untreated industrial wastewater into the
  • 11 Mar 2015- 10:00 by OOSKAnews Correspondent SANTIAGO, Chile Santiago utility Aguas Andinas last week announced reinforcement of its $34 million USD anti-drought plan and its $198 Million USD water security plan to ensure supply to the capital city and surrounding areas. The regions of Valparaiso,
  • 10 Mar 2015- 11:03 by OOSKAnews Correspondent NAIROBI, Kenya Kenya’s Environment Ministry and private sector partners on March 9th launched a new program to restore the Athi River basin, which is being rapidly depleted due to industrial pollution and human encroachment. Cabinet Secretary for
  • 23 Jan 2015- 10:56 by OOSKAnews Correspondent WOTE, Kenya The Makueni County government is demanding that action be taken against companies that dump industrial waste into the Athi River. The county Executive for Water and Irrigation, Andrew Mulwa, said polluting industries must be compelled to
  • 19 Jan 2015- 10:49 by OOSKAnews Correspondent NAIROBI, Kenya Francis Mwangangi, an MP representing Yatta constituency in Kenya’s Machakos County, last week called on the government to find a lasting solution to pollution in the Athi River. The Athi-Galana-Sabaki River is the second longest river in
  • 10 Jun 2014- 10:21 by OOSKAnews Correspondent TAIPEI, Taiwan Taiwan’s Executive Yuan last week passed an amendment to the Water Pollution Control Act that will allow any person or corporation illegally dumping toxic wastewater that consequently leads to any deaths to be sentenced to a prison term
  • 14 Feb 2014- 10:12 by OOSKAnews Correspondent SANTIAGO, Chile Chilean water supply and wastewater company Aguas Andinas said last week that a new dam and reservoir system it is building in order to mitigate the effects of extreme weather events would be operational by 2017. Additional wells and
  • 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