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  • 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
  • 29 Sep 2008- 20:58 by OOSKAnews Correspondent Pakistan, RAWALPINDI w ater authorities in Pakistan's Rawalpindi city have decided to introduce a bimonthly water billing system. Consumers will now have to pay their water bills every two months instead of the current three-month period. The
  • 28 Jul 2008- 20:57 by Local Press Report Pakistan, RAWALPINDI Daily Times (Pakistan) Some 70 percent of localities in Rawalpindi lack a proper sewerage system. The existing sewerage system was laid 50 years ago and covers only 30 percent of the city. In addition, the old lines are unable to handle
  • 19 May 2008- 23:16 by OOSKAnews Correspondent ISLAMABAD, Pakistan — The third phase of Khanpur Dam Water Supply Project is currently put on hold because of the delay in federal funding release. The Khanpur Dam Water Supply Project has so far spent over $10 million USD. Khanpur Project's second
  • 12 May 2008- 22:20 by OOSKAnews Correspondent Pakistan, RAWALPINDI — The Rawalpindi Water and Sanitation Agency will begin installing water meters next month for personal and business subscribers. The agency has secured a $1.75 million USD loan from the Asian Development Bank to fund the water
  • 5 May 2008- 21:49 by OOSKAnews Correspondent Pakistan, RAWALPINDI — Rawalpindi cantonment areas have been experiencing severe water shortages, but Rawalpindi Cantonment Board has yet to respond to the problem. Areas suffering from the worst shortage include Tench Bhata, Bakra Mandi, Allahabad,
  • 7 Apr 2008- 21:37 by Local Press Report Pakistan, RAWALPINDI Daily Times (Pakistan) — The Rawalpindi Environment Improvement Project will lay some 40 kilometers of modern sewerage pipeline in four village councils by the end of April, at a cost of $2.1 million USD. The project aims to provide
  • 24 Mar 2008- 21:36 by Local Press Report Pakistan, RAWALPINDI The Daily Times (Pakistan) — Phase three of the $11.3 million USD Khanpur Dam Water Supply Project, which was approved back in April 2006, is stalled over funding. The project was not included in the Public Sector Development Program for
  • 3 Mar 2008- 19:25 by Local Press Report Pakistan, RAWALPINDI Daily Times (Pakistan) — The Water and Sanitation Agency (WASA) has completed 30 percent of the project to replace old water lines in the city The work will be completed by the end of May, according to WAS A Managing Director Islamul Haq.