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  • 5 Oct 2019- 07:44 by Local Press Report WILMINGTON DE Chemical Engineering DuPont has signed an agreement to acquire the Memcor business, including ultrafiltration and membrane biofiltration technologies, from Evoqua Water Technologies Corp. The transaction is expected to close by the end of 2019,
  • 29 Sep 2019- 06:56 by Local Press Report NEW DELHI United News of India The Centre will soon come out with an updated National Water Policy to effect key changes in Water Governance Structure, Regulatory Framework besides setting up of a National Bureau of Water Use Efficiency. Addressing the
  • 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
  • 28 Sep 2019- 04:08 by OOSKAnews Correspondent Washington DC, United States A 26 September letter  from the US Environmental Protection Agency (USEPA) to the Governor of California cites the agency’s concerns with the state’s slack enforcement of the US's Clean Water Act and appears to blame
  • 25 Sep 2019- 06:48 by OOSKAnews Correspondent WASHINGTON DC, United States Contamination of tap water in the United States caused by arsenic, byproducts of water disinfectants, and traces of uranium and radium could result in over 100,000 cancer cases in the course of a lifetime, researchers claim.
  • 22 Sep 2019- 01:20 by Local Press Report HARARE The Herald Government yesterday released $37.4 million, including foreign currency, towards interventions to improve water access and waste water treatment in Harare. The move comes as a relief to residents as the corruption-riddled MDC-led Harare
  • 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
  • 18 Sep 2019- 07:17 by Local Press Report CANBERRA Ministry of Infrastructure, Transport and Regional Development The Liberal and Nationals Government is ensuring future water security for inland Australia with today’s launch of the $100 million National Water Grid Authority, delivering on a key
  • 17 Sep 2019- 05:52 by OOSKAnews Correspondent WASHINGTON DC, United States US Government agencies of President Donald Trump's administration have finalized repeal of a 2015 rule that defined “waters of the United States”, and recodified the preceeding regulatory text. The effect of the repeal
  • 10 Sep 2019- 05:08 by OOSKAnews Correspondent MUMBAI, India The Global High-Level Panel on Water and Peace was launched in 2015 with the task of developing a set of proposals aimed at strengthening the global framework to prevent and resolve water-related conflicts, facilitating the use of water as
  • 9 Sep 2019- 05:35 by Local Press Report NAIROBI Reuters Thousands of people are being removed from Kenya’s largest forest, a senior official said on Thursday, in a controversial move aimed at saving the country’s most important “water tower”, which has been decimated by decades of corruption.
  • 7 Sep 2019- 07:00 by Staff- Water Diplomat New Delhi, India Investing in land restoration could not only help keep our planet healthy, but also be the starting point for resolving some of the biggest issues of our time, according to Ibrahim Thiaw, Executive Secretary of the UN Convention to Combat
  • 7 Sep 2019- 09:23 by Staff- Water Diplomat STOCKHOLM, Sweden The inaugural  Blue Peace Index, an assessment tool to measure the extent to which countries and water basins manage shared water resources in a sustainable and collaborative manner, was launched at World Water Week in Stockholm. The need
  • 27 Aug 2019- 10:14 by Staff- Water Diplomat STOCKHOLM, Sweden A new World Bank report “ Quality Unknown: The Invisible Water Crisis ” shows how a combination of bacteria, sewage, chemicals, and plastics is able to deplete oxygen from water supplies and transform water into poison for people and
  • 20 Aug 2019- 12:13 by Staff- Water Diplomat MUMBAI, India Diana Philip, Senior Research Manager for international think-tank Strategic Foresight Group (SFG) speaks with David Duncan, Publisher, OOSKAnews in this (LINK) "Water Diplomacy Talks" audio interview. This OOSKAnewscast was