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  • 21 Jul 2014- 10:26 by OOSKAnews Correspondent CAIRO, Egypt Egyptian  officials last week announced plans to carry out $100 million USD worth of water projects in the coastal governorate of Matrouh. “Six water projects will be implemented to produce 41,000 cubic meters per day,” said Sherif Faris,
  • 21 Jun 2012- 00:00 by OOSKAnews Correspondent CAIRO, Egypt The Egyptian government on June 18 announced $105 million USD in new funding for drinking water projects throughout the country, in order to prevent summertime shortages. The projects include a $28 million USD desalination plant in Matrouh
  • 15 May 2012- 15:42 by OOSKAnews Correspondent CAIRO, Egypt The Egyptian government last week announced $50 million USD in funding for drinking water projects in Alexandria and Marsa Matrouh governorates. Alexandria will spend $17 million USD to to expand and upgrade Al Siouf Drinking Water
  • 13 Feb 2012- 17:39 by OOSKAnews Correspondent CAIRO, Egypt The Egyptian government last week allocated $3.5 million USD to complete stalled sanitation projects in the governorate of Marsa Matrouh. At the top of the list is the sewage treatment station in the governorate’s capital. Work on the
  • 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
  • 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
  • 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