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  • 2 Jul 2018- 10:19 by OOSKAnews Correspondent TARAZ, Kazakhstan Delegates from Kazakhstan and Kyrgyzstan discussed water sharing in the Chu and Talas River Basins at a June 27 conference in Taraz which was dedicated to the 90th anniversary of the first protocol on water sharing of the Talas River
  • 2 Jun 2015- 10:06 by OOSKAnews Correspondent LAUSANNE, Switzerland Beijing’s bid to host the 2022 Winter Olympics could have a negative impact on the country’s water resources, according to an International Olympic Committee (IOC) report released on June 1st. “Reliance on artificial snowmaking [for
  • 27 Apr 2015- 10:22 by OOSKAnews Correspondent SHYMKENT, Uzbekistan Water in Central Asia’s longest river, the Syr Darya, is too polluted even to use for irrigation purposes, according to new findings from the South Kazakhstan State University. Researchers from the university carried out a three
  • 21 Mar 2014- 10:12 by OOSKAnews Correspondent TOKYO, Japan/STOCKHOLM, Sweden The United Nations Water (UN-Water) program and the Stockholm International Water Institute (SIWI) marked this year's World Water Day by announcing winners of major awards from each organization. UN-Water on March 21
  • 6 Mar 2014- 10:11 by OOSKAnews Correspondent TARAZ, Kazakhstan Karim Kokrekbaev, the governor of Kazakhstan’s Jambyl province, pledged this week to create a favorable environment for businesses from neighboring Kyrgyzstan’s Chuy and Talas provinces, and to allocate places at a local market for
  • 3 Sep 2013- 10:01 by OOSKAnews Correspondent WASHINGTON, DC, United States The domestic private sector in developing countries could likely reach many of the poorest, un-served people there with water and sanitation services, according to a new report released last week by the World Bank’s Water
  • 2 Nov 2011- 09:55 by OOSKAnews Correspondent BISHKEK, Kyrgyzstan  All of the pumping stations in Kyrgyzstan have been operational for three to four times their economic lifespan, according to Deputy Chairman of the Kyrgyz State Committee on Water Management and Land Reclamation Esen Zhusumatov. 
  • 16 Feb 2011- 09:45 by OOSKAnews Correspondent BISHKEK, Kyrgyzstan Kazakhstan and Kyrgyzstan will evaluate the safety of the Kirov Dam water reservoir on the transboundary Talas River in Kyrgyzstan. A special working group on the dam was created with the support of the United Nations Economic
  • 10 Nov 2010- 13:48 by OOSKAnews Correspondent ASTANA, Kazakhstan New water reservoirs will be built in Zhambyl province in southern Kazakhstan, according to Tarazvodkhoz Ilyas Kazykeev, head of the governmentowned water supply utility. According to Kazykeev, a counter-regulator with a capacity of
  • 16 Jun 2010- 14:47 by Local Press Report LONDON, Tajikistan European Bank for Reconstruction and Development The Khujand Water Company is inviting tenders for three procurement contracts under the Khujand Water Supply Improvement Project II. The company will use proceeds of a loan from the European
  • 17 Jun 2009- 14:47 by OOSKAnews Correspondent Tajikistan, KHUJAND T ajik professional agricultural association Zarzamin will distribute soil moisture meters to farmers in Tajikistan' s northern Sughd province. The new project, launched in three districts of Sughd province Asht, Isfara and
  • 8 Oct 2008- 14:48 by OOSKAnews Correspondent DUSHANBE, Tajikistan Rehabilitation of the sewerage system of Tajik city of Khujand requires $33 million USD, according to the head of the public utility providing water and sewerage services to the city. oosKAriews The Tajik Asia-Plus news agency quoted
  • 17 Sep 2008- 14:48 by OOSKAnews Correspondent Tajikistan, KHUJAND The Tajik cotton manufacturing joint venture Javoni has installed a new type of biological water purification equipment at its premises. The facility processes cotton fiber and manufactures various fabrics and garments. The new
  • 22 Apr 2008- 00:04 by OOSKAnews Correspondent ASTANA, Kazakhstan- Negotiations held in the Tajik city of Khujand in mid-April on water distribution among the Central Asian countries of Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan, Tajikistan, and Uzbekistan have failed due to the absence of the Kyrgyz side, according to