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  • 29 Oct 2008- 08:59 by Local Press Report BAKU, Azerbaijan APA (Azerbaijan) Azerbaijan last week announced an international tender for construction of a central water collection station in Goychay. The bid deadline is December 3. The country received a $30 million USD loan from the Asian Development
  • 22 Oct 2008- 08:50 by Local Press Report BAKU, Azerbaijan APA News (Azerbaijan) The Kyur River contains phenol and copper compounds in high then acceptable levels in the transboundary Kyur River this month, according to the Ministry of Ecology and Natural Resources. Phenol pollution was double the
  • 15 Oct 2008- 14:48 by Local Press Report BAKU, Azerbaijan Today.Az (Azerbaijan) Azerbaijan's Minister of Ecology and Natural Resources, Huseyn Baghirov, accuses Armenia of using the Sarsang Reservoir on the Terter River, which Armenia currently controls, to "cause harm" to
  • 8 Oct 2008- 14:48 by Local Press Report Azerbaijan, AYRIDARA Institute for War and Peace Reporting (United Kingdom) Despite the abundant mineral water resources in the area, residents of the Nagorno-Karabakh region face obstacles to accessing good quality drinking water due to cross-border
  • 24 Sep 2008- 14:48 by Local Press Report BAKU, Azerbaijan APA (Azerbaijan) Monitoring conducted in the first 10 days of September shows that there is pollution in transboundary rivers. Phenols and copper compounds exceed the maximum permissible concentration in the Kyur River. Phenol pollution
  • 17 Sep 2008- 14:48 by Local Press Report BAKU, Azerbaijan APA (Azerbaijan) Takhtakorpu Reservoir will open in the northern region of the country by 2011, said Ahmed Ahmedzade, Chief of State Amelioration and Water Management Agency (SAWMA). "The project will help meet the needs of Baku and
  • 10 Sep 2008- 14:48 by Local Press Report BAKU, Azerbaijan Azerbaijan Business Center Two loans that were approved in May are now scheduled for disbursal. The Azerbaijani government announced last week that the two parties involved the World Bank's Board of Executive Directors for the Second
  • 10 Sep 2008- 14:48 by Local Press Report BAKU Azeri Press Agency At the end of August, Azerbaijan 's Ministry of Ecology and Natural Resources conducted a routine pollution monitoring of the transboundary rivers. The monitoring showed that phenols and copper compounds exceed the maximum
  • 22 Jul 2008- 14:47 by Local Press Report BAKU, Azerbaijan TodayAZ Beaches at Shuvalan and Buzovna are polluted with sewage firm a Baku Sewerage Administration collector unit, Azerbaijan's Minister for Ecology and Natural Resources Huseyn Bagirov said on July 18. He said seawater in Shuvalan,
  • 8 Jul 2008- 14:47 by Local Press Report BAKU, Azerbaijan Azerbaijan Business Center Azerbaijan's state-owned water and sewerage company, Azersu OJSC, plans to tackle the development of a national sewage system. Only 15 to 20 percent of the population currently has access to sewage services,
  • 1 Jul 2008- 14:47 by Local Press Report BAKU, Azerbaijan Azerbaijan Business State-run firm Reclamation & Water Economy OJSC has postponed the tender for a land treatment and reconstruction in various parts of Azerbaijan. The tender is for reclamation of lands in Kurdamir, Bey lagan, Ujar,
  • 23 Jun 2008- 14:47 by Local Press Report ADDIS ABABA, Ethiopia Walta Info (Ethiopia) Ministers of Water Resources of Ethiopia, Egypt and Sudan discussed new studies of irrigation and hydropower projects on the Nile during a meeting in London last week, according to Ethiopian Water Resources
  • 12 May 2008- 23:41 by Local Press Report BAKU, Azerbaijan Azerbaijan Business Center — A water pumping station has been connected to the main equipment at Sumgait thermoelectric power station. The wastewater channels, water purification unit and pumping plants were examined as part of the
  • 5 May 2008- 23:41 by Local Press Report BAKU, Azerbaijan Azerbaijan Business Center — The country installed 50 module-type water purification plants in 2007, Minister of Ecology & Natural Resources Husyeyn Bagirov announced. Bagirov expected the plants to improve supplies of clean drinking
  • 5 May 2008- 23:41 by Local Press Report BAKU, Azerbaijan Azerbaijan Business Journal — The Azerbaijan government may submit more cities for water supply system restructuring under an Asian Development Bank (ADB) program. The government was satisfied with the success of the $30 million USD first

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