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  • 16 Mar 2018- 09:25 by OOSKAnews Correspondent DONETSK, Ukraine As of April 3, the Organisation for Security and Co-operation in Europe (OSCE) reports that its Special Monitoring Mission (SMM) continued to facilitate safe access for workers to and from the Donetsk Filtration Station; it also
  • 14 Mar 2018- 09:17 by Local Press Report CAIRO Ahram Online The ministers of irrigation, foreign affairs and the heads of the intelligence services in Egypt, Sudan and Ethiopia are going to meet next 4 and 5 April in Khartoum to discuss the latest developments concerning the Grand Ethiopian
  • 12 Jan 2018- 08:26 by Local Press Report CAIRO Ahram Online Egyptian President Abdel-Fattah El-Sisi said on Monday that the Egyptian state would not allow the nation to be hit by a water shortage, pointing to steps taken to protect water resources and ensure they are properly managed. El-Sisi made
  • 8 Nov 2016- 11:43 by OOSKAnews Correspondent LUHANSK, Ukraine A chemical plant in the Luhansk region of eastern Ukraine has violated water basin protection rules by dumping its waste into the Seversky Donets River, the Security Service of Ukraine (SBU) in Luhansk announced this week. "The
  • 18 Feb 2016- 08:40 by Local Press Report ASWAN Egypt Independent Dozens of houses in the Al-Karour area in Aswan have been flooded by wastewater after a main pipe burst for the second time in a month, causing water and power cuts in the neighborhood and surrounding areas. Innovation, Infrastructure
  • 8 Oct 2014- 10:18 by OOSKAnews Correspondent CAIRO, Egypt Egypt’s Ministry of Housing and Urban Development has announced a plan to end the drinking water outages that have affected various parts of the country over the past few weeks. “The ministry will first outline the hotspots nationwide where
  • 8 Oct 2014- 10:18 by OOSKAnews Correspondent MOSCOW, Russia EU and US sanctions against Russia have not had a negative effect on the Russian affiliate of Danish pump producer Grundfos, the company said in a statement. Grundfos issued the statement amid speculation that foreign companies' and,
  • 19 Jun 2014- 10:19 by OOSKAnews Correspondent DONETSK, Ukraine Authorities in Donetsk, the capital city of a breakaway territory in southeastern Ukraine, have initiated water rationing and appealed to Ukrainian leaders to halt military action in areas where water pumping stations are located, the
  • 16 Jun 2014- 10:11 by Local Press Report KYIV Business Insider Fighting in eastern Ukraine threatens water supplies to the city of Donetsk and could have serious consequences for 4 million people, monitors for the Organization for Security and Cooperation in Europe said on Monday. The OSCE's
  • 6 May 2014- 10:21 by OOSKAnews Correspondent CHISINAU, Moldova Sewage pipelines carrying wastewater from northeastern Moldova’s Soroca district to sewage treatment facilities in neighboring Ukraine’s Yampil district are a threat to water quality in the Dniester River, according to a new report. “…
  • 2 May 2014- 10:00 by OOSKAnews Correspondent KYIV, Ukraine A group of men dressed in camouflage and equipped with clubs and chains on May 1 attempted to take over Kyivvodokanal, the water utility operating in the Ukrainian capital. The group tried to enter the central control room of the water
  • 24 Apr 2014- 10:11 by OOSKAnews Correspondent JUBA, South Sudan Tens of thousands of people who fled violence the Southern Sudanese city of Bentiu last week are now at risk of water-borne diseases in overcrowded refugee camps, according to the United Nations Children’s Fund (UNICEF). "Those
  • 28 Mar 2014- 10:14 by OOSKAnews Correspondent ZAPORIZHIA, Ukraine The European Bank for Reconstruction and Development (EBRD) has put a $30 million USD project to rehabilitate water supply and heating systems in Sevastopol, Crimea on hold, a representative of the bank said earlier this week. Mark
  • 20 Mar 2014- 10:13 by OOSKAnews Correspondent MOSCOW, Russia Moscow-based financial analysts United Trading have produced the first comprehensive public report about the practical costs and benefits to Russia of annexing the former Ukrainian province of Crimea. The report covers almost the entire
  • 5 Mar 2014- 10:27 by OOSKAnews Correspondent YEREVAN, Armenia Yerevan Jur, the water company serving the Armenian capital, has applied to the central government for an increase in the fresh and wastewater tariffs charged to its customers for the coming financial year. The appeal comes as the

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