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  • 2 Jul 2018- 08:24 by Local Press Report ASTANA Astana Times Kazakhstan and Japan will implement seven joint projects, including in the areas of nuclear energy, transport and water supply, worth approximately $2 Billion USD, Kazakh Minister for Investments and Development Zhenis Kassymbek announced
  • 2 Jul 2018- 08:45 by OOSKAnews Correspondent ABU DHABI, United Arab Emirates An ambitious project to tow massive icebergs from Antarctica to the United Arab Emirates UAE is set to proceed, according to the company behind the plan to alleviate water stress in the country and region. The National
  • 1 Jul 2018- 09:46 by Local Press Report SINGAPORE Straits Times Singapore's third desalination plant opened officially on Thursday 28 June, with the promise of turning sea water into drinking water more productively and cheaply. With the new plant, 30 per cent of Singapore's water needs
  • 27 Jun 2018- 07:40 by OOSKAnews Correspondent BRUSSELS, Belgiu UN Environment (UNEP) has called for swift action on the root causes and impacts of our changing climate, during a meeting on the ongoing and new threats posed by climate change on global peace and security in Brussels today. At a high
  • 26 Jun 2018- 13:01 by OOSKAnews Info HUNTINGTON BEACH, CA Poseidon Resources and the Orange County Water District may have hit another set of self-inflicted hurdles in their quest to build a billion-dollar ocean desalination plant in Huntington Beach. The potential setbacks include extreme flooding
  • 15 Jun 2018- 11:42 by OOSKAnews Info COLOMBO, Sri Lanka Sri Lanka's National Water Supply and Drainage Board is investing $1.2 Billion USD to increase access to safe drinking water, but high borrowing costs, leaky pipes, and volatile weather may require more alternative financing, a finance
  • 15 Jun 2018- 11:42 by Local Press Report CHENNAI The Times of India India's water resources minister Nitin Gadkari has said the government is considering a proposal to set up a desalination plant in Tuticorin for using seawater for irrigation. He further commented that there is no scarcity of
  • 13 Jun 2018- 09:50 by OOSKAnews Correspondent Tel Aviv, Israel Israel’s Cabinet approved, June 9, a $30 Million USD initiative to replenish water levels in the Sea of Galilee (also known as Lake Kinneret) with desalinated water. By 2022, the country will pump up to 100 million cubic meters of
  • 11 Jun 2018- 08:31 by OOSKAnews Correspondent ISLAMABAD, Pakistan Pakistan's Foreign Office has said the matter of river waters is as important to it as a jugular vein, but that the country wants to resolve all issues with India through dialog Addressing a weekly news briefing June 7, Foreign
  • 9 Jun 2018- 12:12 by OOSKAnews Correspondent SANTIAGO, Chile Chile's TRENDS Industrial and Almar Water Solutions of the UAE last week signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) to collaborate on development of a massive solar powered desalination project for the Atacama region in Chile. Upon
  • 4 Jun 2018- 10:36 by OOSKAnews Correspondent Tripoli, Libya "Unprecedented levels of fighting" last week forced closure of the Derna, Libya, desalination plant. The port city of Derna, in the east of the country, is facing severe water, food and medicine shortages, and electricity and
  • 31 May 2018- 10:32 by Local Press Report WITSAND The Chemical Engineer A full-size demonstration plant that can desalinate water using solar power is to be built in Witsand, a town 250 km east of Cape Town. Construction is due to begin in July and operations are expected to commence in October.
  • 29 May 2018- 11:21 by OOSKAnews Info Basel, Switzerland Water molecules exist in two different forms with almost identical physical properties. Researchers have succeeded in separating the two forms for the first time to show that they can exhibit different chemical reactivities. The new research
  • 17 May 2018- 08:54 by Local Press Report CAPE TOWN Eyewitness News The City of Cape Town says its three desalination plants are expected to deliver water into the system in May. The plants have been delayed since February. Mayoral committee member Xanthea Limberg says construction and water quality
  • 16 May 2018- 11:17 by OOSKAnews Correspondent MOSCOW, Russia Russian plans for construction of a $180 Million USD desalination project in Iran have been put on hold after the Russian construction company withdrew from the deal last week, citing the tightening of US sanctions against Iran.ComThe