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  • 1 Oct 2014- 10:25 by OOSKAnews Correspondent CAIRO, Egypt Discussions on Ethiopia's Grand Renaissance Dam project on the Blue Nile have helped Egypt and Ethiopia overcome the "obstacle of rebuilding confidence," Egyptian Irrigation Minister Hossam El Moghazi said this week. Moghazi,
  • 19 Sep 2014- 10:13 by OOSKAnews Correspondent CAIRO, Egypt Egyptian President Abdel-Fattah Al Sisi will make a visit to Ethiopia before the end of the year, the Ethiopian ambassador to Cairo, Mahmoud Dirir, said this week. Speaking to London-based Arabic daily Al-Hayat on September 18th, Dirir said
  • 17 Dec 2013- 10:00 by OOSKAnews Correspondent NEW YORK, NY, United States The United Nations this week called for the largest ever amount of funding for a single crisis, when it appealed to the international community to provide a record $6.5 billion USD to help the 16 million victims of the
  • 29 Jun 2009- 14:47 by OOSKAnews Correspondent CAIRO, Egypt Eleven new tenders were announced this week by various Egyptian companies and government water agencies. The first three tenders were announced by the Mahalla Kobra branch of the Egyptian Shareholding Co. for Contracting (El-Abd), and
  • 20 Aug 2007- 11:45 by OOSKAnews Correspondent CAIRO, Egypt — The governorate of Gharbiya, 140 kilometers north of Cairo, has announced projects worth over $326 million USD to end drinking water shortages, especially in rural areas, according to Governor El-Shafei al Dakrouri. The governorate set
  • 23 Jul 2007- 10:09 by OOSKAnews Correspondent CAIRO, Egypt — Thousands of citizens in a number of Egyptian governorates protested due to the severe lack of water supply in their villages. The wave of protests began recently in the Delta City of Mahalla, 140 kilometers north of Cairo, where hundreds