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  • 6 May 2018- 14:33 by OOSKAnews Correspondent PHOENIX, Arizona Maintenance of the Yuma Desal Plant, built in 1992 to treat agricultural runoff and conserve water in Lake Mead may need millions more than anticipated, even to operate at a small fraction of capacity (News Observer). "The plant
  • 4 May 2018- 09:53 by OOSKAnews Info TUNIS, Tunisia Tunisian Prime Minister Youssef Chahed on Thursday inaugurated the country's first seawater desalination plant May 3, on the island of Djerba (ANSA). The plant will allow the island to meet its civic water-use needs, reduce the region's
  • 2 May 2018- 09:34 by OOSKAnews Info CAIRO, Egypt Egypt Today The Egyptian Government is planning to expand water desalination plants, as well as address villages’ sewage problems, according to Mamdouh Raslan, chairman of the country's Holding Company for Water & Wastewater (HCWW). Raslan
  • 1 May 2018- 10:51 by OOSKAnews Info MARRAKECH, Morocco A conference in Moroccoo has heard insights into innovative solutions for mirror cleaning and anti-soiling, cooling systems, axial flow fan development, simulation-based analysis of Concentrated Solar Power (CSP) plant water consumption and
  • 1 May 2018- 09:17 by OOSKAnews Info KARACHI, Pakistan Several new "mega" projects will be initiated in Karachi and assistance will be provided from Pakistan's central government for several of the provincial government’s pending projects, The Tribune reports. In his budget speech on
  • 30 Apr 2018- 04:33 by OOSKAnews Info AMMAN, Jordan The Jordan Atomic Energy Commission is in “advanced” talks with China National Nuclear Corp. to build the kingdom’s first nuclear reactor at a cost of $1 billion USD, according to the commission's chairman. An agreement on the proposed 220
  • 30 Apr 2018- 04:24 by Local Press Report TOKYO Wired The tsunami-driven seawater that engulfed Japan’s Fukushima Daiichi nuclear plant has long since receded. But plant officials are still struggling to cope with another dangerous flood: the enormous amounts of radioactive water the crippled
  • 25 Apr 2018- 08:33 by OOSKAnews Correspondent RIYADH, Saudi Arabia Saudi Arabia’s Council of Economic and Development Affairs (CEDA) approved April 24 an executive plan for an extensive privatization program for the kingdom, to include water infrastructure as well as various other service sectors
  • 24 Apr 2018- 10:28 by OOSKAnews Correspondent KUWAIT CITY, Kuwait An earthquake of at least 5.5 magnitude struck southern Iran last week, just 60 miles from the country’s Bushehr nuclear power plant. Iran media has reported that the plant was not damaged by the quake which occurred at around 11am
  • 19 Apr 2018- 08:33 by OOSKAnews Correspondent KYIV, Ukraine The Kharkiv Human Rights Protection Group has warned that "Militants from the self-proclaimed ‘Donetsk people’s republic’ [DNR] are ignoring local residents, the Ukrainian government and international warnings, and flooding the Yunkom
  • 19 Apr 2018- 08:08 by Local Press Report MUSCAT, Oman Trade Arabia Oman Power and Water Procurement Company has awarded a $155 million USD contract to a consortium led by Saudi-based Acwa Power for developing the sultanate's first independent water desalination procurement at Salalah in the
  • 12 Apr 2018- 12:06 by Local Press Report KARACHI, Samaa Water supply to many parts of Karachi has been suspended due to power loadshedding, resulting in protests in many parts of the city. “There is no water and electricity,” citizens said. “We are facing problems day and night...routine life is
  • 12 Apr 2018- 11:57 by Local Press Report Jordan Times The government of Jordan will "go ahead" with implementing water desalination projects and will "not wait for anyone", the nation's Prime Minister Hani Mulki said this week.  Mulki stressed the importance of guaranteeing
  • 11 Apr 2018- 12:04 by Local Press Report CAIRO Daily News Egypt The Islamic Development Bank is set to pump $3bn in the period between 2018 and 2020 to support a number of developmental projects in Egypt, Minister of Investment and International Cooperation Sahar Nasr revealed. Nasr has agreed with
  • 4 Apr 2018- 11:23 by Local Press Report CHENNAI The Times of India Japan International Cooperation Agency (JICA) has signed an agreement with the Centre for setting up of a Chennai Seawater Desalination Plant at an Official Development Assistance (ODA) of Rs 1,800 crore. The objective of the