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  • The Egyptian government will soon tender a $500 million USD sewage treatment plant in western Giza on a public-private partnership basis, according to Water and Sanitation Minister Abdel Qawi Khalifa.
  • 1 Jun 2012- 00:00 by OOSKAnews Correspondent Iraq, BAGHDAD Arab League water ministers officially approved a "unified water strategy" on May 31 during a summit in Baghdad. There was further agreement to cooperate on joint management of common aquifers, and share experiences in dealing
  • 16 Apr 2012- 10:32 by OOSKAnews Correspondent CAIRO, Egypt Egypt’s North and South Sinai governorates revealed plans last week to build $41.1 million USD worth of new drinking water projects to meet increasing demand for water on the semi-arid peninsula. The first set of projects, announced on
  • 30 Mar 2009- 14:46 by OOSKAnews Correspondent CAIRO, Egypt A rab participants in the 5th International Water Forum in Istanbul this month warned of deteriorating water conditions in the Arab world. At the top of the Arab officials' agenda were negative impacts of climate change on the region,
  • 16 Feb 2009- 13:46 by OOSKAnews Correspondent CAIRO, Egypt A special session dealing with water conditions in the Palestinian territories will take place at the Fifth International Water Forum in Istanbul next month, according to Chairman of the Arab Water Council and Egyptian Minister of
  • 14 Jul 2008- 14:47 by OOSKAnews Correspondent CAIRO, Egypt A group of members of the People Assembly, Egypt's lower house of parliament, have objected to the move by some hotels in the Red Sea coastal town of Taba to obtain potable water supply from neighboring Israel. A recent visit paid by