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  • 15 Apr 2015- 10:41 by OOSKAnews Correspondent CAIRO, Egypt Developing ties between Egypt and Ethiopia cannot come at the expense of other Nile Basin states, Egyptian Water Resources and Irrigation Minister Hossam Moghazi said this week. Moghazi, who briefed President Abdel Fattah al Sisi over the
  • 27 Mar 2014- 10:37 by OOSKAnews Correspondent MEXICO CITY, Mexico Mexico's National Water Commission (Conagua) will invest some $1.46 billion in new water supply and sanitation pipeline projects during the six-year term of current President Enrique Peña Nieto, the agency said last week. The
  • A number of rate increases and adjustments went into effect across Mexico with the new year, along with discounts on existing debts, with the goal of increasing collection.
  • The government of Mexico’s Federal District (GDF) has announced that there will be a 15 percent cut in water supply from the Cutzamala system due to low water levels in the dams that supply the system.
  • The first meeting between Mexico’s newly elected President, Enrique Peña Nieto, of the Institutional Revolutionary Party (PRI), and Coahuila State Governor Rubén Moreira Valdez focused on water in the state.
  • 17 Jan 2012- 09:52 by OOSKAnews Correspondent nairoBi, Kenya The Egyptian government has reactivated both diplomatic and economic relations with upstream Nile countries in an effort to defuse tension and mistrust that are holding up a mutual agreement on sharing of the Nile’s waters. During a
  • 25 Aug 2011- 10:59 by OOSKAnews Correspondent Mexico, CIUDAD VICTORIA Rates for water and sanitation services in Cuidad Victoria, the capital of Mexico’s Tamaulipas state, have increased two- to fourfold for some users. Users reported paying $4.08 USD in June, and then being charged $10.61 USD in
  • 30 Sep 2009- 16:02 by OOSKAnews Correspondent Mexico, MEXICO CITY L ow levels of water in the Villa Victoria reservoir has lead Conagua, Mexico's national water authority, to suspend extraction from the reservoir. Villa Victoria is one of the most important reservoirs in the Cutzamala system,
  • 4 Aug 2008- 14:47 by OOSKAnews Correspondent ROME, Italy Food insecurity is growing in eastern Africa as rains have largely failed in the region. Millions of people in Eritrea, Ethiopia, Somalia, Uganda, Djibouti and Kenya are being pushed towards hunger and destitution, international agencies have