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  • 5 Nov 2019- 13:21 by Staff- Water Diplomat EDINBURGH, United Kingdom Tune in 4.30 PM UK time Monday 11 November HERE for the next “aquaNOW Audience”! The Dovecot Studios in Edinburgh, Scotland, will host the interactive panel discussion, produced by OOSKAnews, engaging international water experts
  • 4 Nov 2019- 07:06 by OOSKAnews Correspondent KINSHASA, Democratic Republic of Congo A new report argues that a huge, potentially 40 Gigawatt, hydroelectric project in the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC) may yield no benefit to the country’s population, 80 percent of which have no access to
  • 27 Oct 2019- 10:08 by OOSKAnews Correspondent SINGAPORE, Singapore Having made progress on some outstanding issues, “white knight” investor Utico FZC UAE) said 24 October that it would decrease its equity injection into troubled Singapore environmental services company Hyflux, if the company has
  • 29 Sep 2019- 05:30 by OOSKAnews Info ABU DHABI, United Arab Emirates UAE utility Utico has indicated that it would support an extension of the current court-ordered debt moratorium on financially-stressed environment sevices company Hyflux Ltd (Singapore). “We remain committed to Hyflux along with
  • 23 Sep 2019- 06:25 by OOSKAnews Correspondent ISPRA, Italy The United Nations Environment Program (UNEP) and the Joint Research Center (JRC) of the European Commission have launched the World Water Quality Alliance (WWQA). The Alliance arises from a comprehensive resolution adopted at the third UN
  • 24 Sep 2019- 05:43 by Local Press Report LAGOS Punch Stakeholders have called on the Federal Government to enact a law that will allow private investors to own water plants for generation of water and supply to the public. This...would ensure the challenge of water production and supply is
  • 22 Sep 2019- 01:00 by OOSKAnews Info EDINBURGH, Scotland "Scotland: the Hydro Nation" laid its 2019 Annual Report  with the Scottish Parliament 19 September, recording the development of Scotland’s policy agenda and reports on progress of the Hydro Nation initiative. Introducing the
  • 17 Sep 2019- 10:45 by Staff- Water Diplomat BERLIN, Germany 2019's "World Risk Report" identifies water shortages as posing a growing risk to global stability. Securing access to clean water and protection against flooding and tsunamis is critical to safeguarding society against the
  • 15 Sep 2019- 08:19 by Staff- Water Diplomat WASHINGTON DC, United States The Global Commission on Adaptation (GCA) has published a report calling on governments and businesses to take action to innovate and advance climate adaptation solutions based on new research findings. The report explains
  • 13 Aug 2019- 07:21 by OOSKAnews Info MANILA, Philippines A newly appointed member of the Manila, Philipines, Metropolitan Waterworks and Sewerage System (MWSS), has claimed that he has no personal knowledge of the high-profile and controversial Kaliwa Dam project. Retired Marine Lieutenant General
  • 4 Aug 2019- 09:14 by OOSKAnews Correspondent SINGAPORE, Singapore For the fifth time in 14 months, the High Court of Singapore has granted debt-ridden, financially-stressed environmental services company Hyflux Ltd an extension of time to agree a bailout package. Further OOSKAnews reporting of
  • 2 Aug 2019- 09:53 by Staff- Water Diplomat LONDON, United Kingdom Human rights watch-dog Global Witness has launched its 2018 annual investigative report on attacks on "defenders" of land and environmental rights.  According to "Enemies of the State? How governments and business
  • 28 Jul 2019- 07:18 by OOSKAnews Correspondent DODOMA, Tanzania Tanzania President John Magufuli laid the foundation stone for the Rufiji Hydropower Project (RHPP) at Stiegler’s Gorge July 26, reigniting protests by nature conservationists. RHPP is in the Selous Game Reserve, a UNESCO Heritage Site
  • 28 Jul 2019- 06:33 by OOSKAnews Correspondent SINGAPORE, Singapore UAE utility Utico announced plans July 25 to list shares on the Singapore stock exchange. The hopeful “white knight” rescuer of debt-ridden environmental services company Hyflux Ltd is aiming to secure between $220 Million USD and
  • 13 Jul 2019- 07:56 by OOSKAnews Correspondent SINGAPORE, Singapore The June 27 deadline for financially stressed Singapore environmental services company Hyflux Ltd and its “white knight” Utico FZC (UAE) to reach an investment deal has passed, but a joint update filed with the Singapore Exchange

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