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  • 16 Jul 2019- 10:04 by OOSKAnews Correspondent Lima, Peru A strike by farmers in Peru’s Islay Province continued into a second day July 16, as protests continue against Southern Copper’s $1.4 Billion USD Tia Maria mining project. Hundreds of farmers have blocked the Panamerican Highway, and local
  • 8 Jul 2019- 07:23 by OOSKAnews Correspondent ABIDJAN, Cote d'Ivoire The African Development Bank (AfDB) has committed new $24.7 Million USD investment to the South Sudan Strategic Water Supply and Sanitation Improvement Project. The funding will support the rehabilitation of 50 kilometers of
  • 26 Jun 2019- 08:17 by OOSKAnews Correspondent SINGAPORE, Singapore United Arab Emirates utility Utico FZC has extended its deadline to reach a binding agreement for investment to June 27, two days before the next update on restructuring of troubled Singapore water company Hyflux Ltd is due to be
  • 25 Jun 2019- 10:52 by Local Press Report TEHRAN Financial Tribune A memorandum of understanding (MoU) has been signed between the Iranian Mines and Mining Industries Development and Renovation Organization (IMIDRO) and Farassan Industrial Group to expedite the water supply project from the Persian
  • 24 Jun 2019- 07:51 by OOSKAnews Correspondent CHENNAI, India Chennai, the capital city of the south-eastern India state of Tamil Nadu on the Bay of Bengal, has run out of water. Its population of over 4.5 million now relies on water tankers as the city administration is able to supply only 60
  • 23 Jun 2019- 11:11 by Local Press Report SANA'A The Daily Star Yemen’s Iran-backed Houthis launched a projectile into southern Saudi Arabia Wednesday, which the Arab coalition said landed near a desalination plant without causing damage or casualties. The Houthis, who threatened last month to
  • 10 Jun 2019- 07:39 by Local Press Report KARACHI Associated Press Pakistan President Arif Alvi here on Sunday said a desalination plant with the capacity to treat 1100 to 1400 million gallons of water per day was a viable option to meet the challenge of water scarcity in Karachi. He said to turn
  • 1 Jun 2019- 09:04 by OOSKAnews Correspondent SINGAPORE, Singapore The High Court of Singapore approved a two-month extension May 29 to Hyflux’s debt moratorium. This will give the debt-ridden water treatment firm August 2 to negotiate new investment and capital restructure. More OOSKAnews coverage
  • 31 May 2019- 07:42 by Local Press Report CARLSBAD CA Los Angeles Times An affiliate of Aberdeen Standard Investments has agreed to buy the Carlsbad desalination plant in San Diego County for more than $1 billion, according to people with knowledge of the matter. A transaction could be announced as
  • 27 May 2019- 06:46 by Local Press Report SHARJAH Construction News Online Sharjah Investment and Development Authority (Shurooq) and Belgium-headquartered construction giant Besix Group have started construction and development work on Qatra, a water reuse plant in Sharjah’s Al-Saja’a industrial
  • 27 May 2019- 06:48 by Local Press Report KUWAIT CITY MENAFN With the increasing of tension in the region and the high probability of war between the United States and Iran there is increasing talk about the preparations of the ministries of state to meet any emergency. The situation imposes an
  • 27 May 2019- 07:06 by OOSKAnews Correspondent SINGAPORE, Singopore UAE utility Utico and its legal and financial advisors met with Singapore’s Securities and Investors Association (SIAS) during the week of May 20 to discuss Utico’s commitment to work for a win-win solution for the “small holders”
  • 24 May 2019- 09:09 by OOSKAnews Correspondent THE HAGUE, Netherlands In a first of its kind for the Netherlands, almost $6 Billion USD in AAA-rated Dutch Sovereign Green Bonds were issued May 21. Maturing in 2040, investors with registered Environmental, Sustainability, and Governance (ESG)
  • 20 May 2019- 07:21 by OOSKAnews Correspondent CAIRO, Egypt A newly-formed joint venture of Orascom Construction and Arab Contractors has been awarded a $739 Million USD contract to build the Bahr Albaqar wastewater treatment plant in north-west Egypt. Upon completion, it will be the largest in
  • 20 May 2019- 06:41 by OOSKAnews Correspondent COX'S BAZAR, Bangladesh The International Organization for Migration (IOM) and Japan’s International Cooperation Agency (JICA) have constructed a deep underground shaft to provide safe water to Rohingya refugees in Camp 12 at Cox’s Bazar,

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