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  • 19 Dec 2011- 21:55 by OOSKAnews Correspondent CAIRO, Egypt The Egyptian government has allocated $13 million USD for sanitation projects in Marsa Matrouh governorate in northwestern Egypt. According to governorate officials, $6.5 million USD was allocated for implementation of the second phase of
  • 19 Dec 2011- 21:46 by OOSKAnews Correspondent CAIRO, Egypt Egypt’s Assiut governorate will implement new drinking water projects at a total cost of $16.6 million USD, according to governorate officials. The governorate has earmarked land for the Assiut Company for Sanitation and Drinking Water and
  • 19 Dec 2011- 21:28 by OOSKAnews Correspondent CAIRO, Egypt Damietta governorate has allocated $7 million USD for drinking water and sanitation projects, according to governorate officials. The first project in Kafr Saad district involves renovation and replacement of a drinking water pipeline, at a
  • 7 Dec 2011- 12:52 by OOSKAnews Correspondent CHENNAI, India Indian water treatment company VA Tech Wabag plans to increase its focus on the desalination and water reuse and recycling industries in the next few years. The company is also looking to expand its portfolio in the build, own, operate and
  • 6 Dec 2011- 09:12 by OOSKAnews Correspondent CAIRO, Egypt The Japanese government has allocated $12 million USD for rehabilitation and replacement of irrigation pumping and drainage stations located on the Nile and Toshka in the New Valley, according to the Ministry of Irrigation and Water
  • 5 Dec 2011- 18:23 by Local Press Report DOHA Gulf Times (Qatar) A project to build mega reservoirs would help Qatar ensure uninterrupted water supply to residents in emergencies, according to the Qatar General Electricity & Water Corporation (Kahramaa). The project is part of the Qatar Food
  • 28 Nov 2011- 14:06 by OOSKAnews Correspondent CAIRO, Egypt Egypt’s Ministry of Irrigation and Water Resources is currently conducting a study to assess the amount of groundwater in Qattara Depression, in order to start using the water for agricultural purposes, according to ministry officials. “The
  • 8 Nov 2011- 13:05 by OOSKAnews Correspondent CAIRO, Egypt German development bank KfW is considering a soft loan to finance the third phase of the Integrated Irrigation Improvement Project, according to officials in the Egyptian Ministry of Irrigation and Water Resources. “The bank is pondering
  • 8 Nov 2011- 12:53 by OOSKAnews Correspondent CAIRO, Egypt Egypt’s North Sinai governorate has inaugurated Al Monbatah desalination plant, located in the city of Al Hasna. The $1.2 million USD plant, which has a capacity of 200 cubic meters per second, is one of three to be built in the governorate
  • 31 Oct 2011- 21:15 by OOSKAnews Correspondent CAIRO, Egypt A new desalination plant was inaugurated in October in Egypt’s Matrouh governorate. The plant, located in the city of Negeila, can produce 1,000 cubic meters per day of desalinated water, according to governorate officials. The total cost
  • 25 Oct 2011- 10:06 by OOSKAnews Correspondent CAIRO, Egypt The governorate of Assiut will implement a number of sanitation and drinking water projects in the near future, according to governorate officials. A new wastewater pipeline in Arab Awamer industrial zone will be connected to the main
  • 18 Oct 2011- 10:13 by OOSKAnews Correspondent CAIRO, Egypt The governorate of Damietta, in northern Egypt, is launching a number of drinking water and sanitation projects aimed at renovating and upgrading old facilities, according to governorate officials. The first project would expand the Kafr
  • 18 Oct 2011- 10:04 by OOSKAnews Correspondent CAIRO, Egypt The governorate of Matrouh, located in northwestern Egypt, announced the start of construction of the desalination plant in Baghoush. Considered the biggest desalination plant to be built in Egypt, the plant will produce 24,000 cubic meters
  • 10 Oct 2011- 17:22 by Local Press Report CAIRO, Egypt OOSKAnews Correspondent Egypt’s Ministry of Housing and Urban Development has completed construction of five drinking water and sanitation projects in the governorate of Beheira, 140 kilometers northwest of Cairo. The projects include three
  • 10 Oct 2011- 17:20 by OOSKAnews Correspondent CAIRO, Egypt Nile water reached the governorate of South Sinai, in northeastern Egypt, for the first time in its history. The governorate early this month completed the drinking water pipeline supplying water from the river to the city of Saint

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