Innovation, Infrastructure & Technology

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  • 15 Dec 2008- 19:59 by OOSKAnews Correspondent Pakistan, LAHORE Pakistan's Punjab province is working on projects to encourage integrated rural water supply and sanitation programs and wastewater treatment for improving environmental pollution and protecting water bodies, a senior minister has
  • 15 Dec 2008- 19:59 by OOSKAnews Correspondent Pakistan, karachi The Sindh government plans to build more than 30 small dams in the province to store water for irrigation. The provincial government made this decision on the advice of Pakistan's President, Asif Ali Zardari. During recent
  • 15 Dec 2008- 19:59 by Local Press Report ISLAMABAD, SOUTH KOREA The International News (Pakistan) The Korean government has expressed interest in investing $300 million USD for a drinking water supply pipeline from Tarbela dam to Islamabad and Rawalpindi. The project's total cost is some $800
  • 10 Dec 2008- 13:49 by OOSKAnews Correspondent TASHKENT, Uzbekistan The Uzbek government aims to attract $622.5 million USD in foreign investment for drinking water projects in 2009 through 2012. The funds will be used for more than 20 projects to rehabilitate and expand existing water supply
  • 8 Dec 2008- 19:59 by OOSKAnews Correspondent Pakistan, karachi The Water and Power Development Authority (WAPDA) in Pakistan has invited bids from international consultancies to oversee preparation of the design of the proposed Bhasha Dam and its construction. WAPDA has asked companies and
  • 8 Dec 2008- 19:59 by Local Press Report Pakistan, karachi The Nation (Pakistan) The Karachi Water and Sewerage Board has issued a tender for a water supply pipeline in Pakistan Textile City Limited. The estimated cot of the tender, published in local news sources, is $19 million USD. The tender,
  • 1 Dec 2008- 19:59 by OOSKAnews Correspondent ISLAMABAD, Pakistan When India and Pakistan accepted a World Bank-brokered deal on the construction of the Baglihar Dam in Indianadministered Kashmir in 2007, each side saw the outcome as a victory. The World Bank was also praised for its role after
  • 1 Dec 2008- 19:59 by OOSKAnews Correspondent Vietnam, HANOI The Government Inspectorate has requested that the government examine the entire drainage system in Hanoi, in the wake of a recent flood that caused over 20 casualties and significant property damage in November. Mai Quoc Binh, deputy
  • 1 Dec 2008- 19:59 by OOSKAnews Correspondent Pakistan, karachi The Sindh government has proposed a review of the Water Apportionment Accord that was signed in 1991 by the provinces. The provincial government has raised this issue with Pakistani President Asif Ali Zardari during a meeting of the