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  • 3 Nov 2015- 10:16 by OOSKAnews Correspondent MEXICO CITY, Mexico A Mexican judge has ordered that indigenous Yaqui leaders Mario Luna Romero and Fernando Jiménez be released after a year in preventive detention, saying the evidence against them was lacking, international rights watchdog Amnesty
  • 2 Nov 2015- 10:38 by OOSKAnews Correspondent HERMOSILLO, Mexico A judge in Mexico’s Sonora state has ruled that the country’s National Water Commission (Conagua) must monitor water quality in over two dozen wells along the Sonora River to ensure they are no longer contaminated in the wake of the
  • 27 Oct 2015- 09:14 by Local Press Report TODOS SANTOS Rocky Mountain Collegian Criticism of Colorado State University’s center in Todos Santos, Mexico has escalated in recent months following allegations tying CSU to the actions of a housing developer that is pumping water from the town’s scarce
  • 19 Oct 2015- 08:47 by Local Press Report TUXTLA GUTIERREZ Mexico News Daily Record drought conditions in southeastern Mexico have been affecting farmers for some time now, but the lack of rain has had another effect on a reservoir in Chiapas: a 17-th century  church has been seen rising from the
  • 2 Oct 2015- 09:07 by Local Press Report NEW YORK, NY PRWeb The State Water Commission of Baja California, Mexico awarded the consortium of RWL Water and its Mexican partners Libra Ingenieros and R.J. Ingenieria the project to build, finance, operate and transfer (BOT) a seawater desalination plant
  • 1 Oct 2015- 10:31 by OOSKAnews Correspondent MEXICO CITY, Mexico Mexico’s Ministry of Finance this week announced the country's finalized 2016 budget, which includes $4.1 billion USD for infrastructure. Nearly $383 million USD (or nearly 10 percent) of that total will go toward water and
  • 16 Sep 2015- 10:15 by OOSKAnews Correspondent MEXICO CITY, Mexico The third stage of the Metropolitan Drinking Water Line, which will add 3 cubic meters per second to the water supply for municipalities in the areas just outside of Mexico City, has received clearance from Mexico’s Environment
  • 10 Sep 2015- 10:04 by OOSKAnews Correspondent MEXICO CITY, Mexico In the last two weeks the director of Mexico’s National Water Commission (Conagua), Roberto Ramirez de la Parra, has met with representatives from three different countries and signed agreements to jointly address a variety of water
  • 4 Sep 2015- 10:05 by OOSKAnews Correspondent MEXICO CITY, Mexico Mexico’s National Water Commission (Conagua) is issuing 21 tenders this week for water projects in the eastern zone of the Valley of Mexico. Designed in parallel with the New International Airport of Mexico City (NAIMC), the primary
  • 31 Aug 2015- 10:23 by OOSKAnews Correspondent MEXICO CITY, Mexico Members of the Yaqui indigenous community in Mexico's northern Sonora state have gathered 15,000 signatures for a petition opposing construction of the controversial Independencia Aqueduct. International human rights group
  • 28 Aug 2015- 10:24 by OOSKAnews Correspondent MEXICO CITY, Mexico Mexico City’s water authority, Sacmex, has issued an international tender for the purchase of 27,835 water meters that will be installed throughout the city later this year. Currently, 1.4 million meters are installed in the capital,
  • 27 Aug 2015- 10:05 by OOSKAnews Correspondent VERACRUZ, Mexico Water and sanitation services in the Mexican cities of Veracruz and Medellin will soon be under private management under a 30-year concession agreement. The State Congress in Veracruz approved the measure on August 20th in an 8-2 vote.
  • 20 Aug 2015- 11:02 by OOSKAnews Correspondent MONTERREY, Mexico The proposed Monterrey VI aqueduct, one of Mexico’s most controversial and politically charged water projects, remains in limbo amid conflicting reports about its future. The 372-kilometer-long, $1 billion USD project to transfer water
  • 7 Aug 2015- 10:02 by OOSKAnews Correspondent LA PAZ, Mexico Mexico’s national water authority, Conagua, has released a nationwide public tender for a 700-liter-per-second wastewater treatment plant in La Paz, the capital of Baja California Sur state. According to the tender announcement, published
  • 4 Aug 2015- 10:48 by OOSKAnews Correspondent DURANGO, Mexico Mexico’s national water authority, Conagua, last week announced funding for $62 million USD worth of water projects in the northwest state of Durango. Speaking on July 30th at a meeting with members of the Presidio San Pedro River Basin