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  • 8 Apr 2014- 10:09 by OOSKAnews Correspondent KARAGANDA, Kazakhstan Water utilities in Kazakhstan are asking the government for authorization to discharge more polluted wastewater into rivers, saying they are tired of “draconian demands” and fines imposed by environmentalists. At a meeting of
  • Iran last week announced the launch of a $1.5 billion USD project to bring water from the Caspian Sea to its central desert for drinking and irrigation purposes.
  • Part of the money allocated for the completed Drinking Water Program and the Ak Bulak (Clean Water) program in Kazakhstan’s Atyrau province last year was embezzled, according to the Atyrau Prosecutors’ Office.
  • Uzbek President Islam Karimov this month approved the feasibility study for a $32.9 million USD project to rehabilitate a water intake facility and pipeline networks in the country’s Jizak province.
  • 3 Dec 2008- 13:48 by OOSKAnews Correspondent ASTANA, Kazakhstan The Kazakh cities of Karaganda and Ekibastuz are left without water and heat supplies in winter as the Satpaev Canal has not been prepared for work in the cold season, Chairman of the Water Resources Committee at Kazakhstan's
  • 15 Jul 2008- 14:47 by OOSKAnews Correspondent ASTANA, Kazakhstan The first phase of work for a $11.3 million USD rural water supply project has been inaugurated in Kazakhstan's Karaganda province, the Kazakh Agriculture Ministry said last week The project, in the Pokornoe village of the
  • 10 Jun 2008- 14:47 by OOSKAnews Correspondent ASTANA, Kazakhstan The pumps of the Satpaev Canal supplying the Kazakh capital Astana and the cities of Karaganda and Temirtau with drinking water do not work because of a $330,000 USD unpaid debt to an energy company, a national newspaper reported.