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  • 3 Dec 2006 - 23:20 - ZIMBABWE, HARARE - Local Press Report

    — Harare's water rates will increase more than sixteenfold next month, and it's just the beginning.

  • 3 Dec 2006 - 23:20 - JOHANNESBURG, South Africa - Local Press Report

    — Member countries of the Zambezi River Basin Initiative must increase the involvement of all stakeholders and develop national water plans in order to develop the Zambezi Basin's resources.

  • 20 Nov 2006 - 08:26 - BEIRUT, Lebanon - OOSKAnews Correspondent

    — Somewhat lost among the sights of flattened neighborhoods and a flaming airport, the 34-day summer war in Lebanon wrecked some of the country's vital water infrastructure.

  • 20 Nov 2006 - 08:26 - CAIRO, Egypt - OOSKAnews Correspondent

    — Analysts have been warning for years that a new regional war could erupt in East Africa, not caused by mineral rights or petroleum reserves, but due to conflicts over water.

  • 20 Nov 2006 - 08:26 - Saudi Arabia, JEDDAH - OOSKAnews Correspondent

    — Seven local and international groups so far have presented bids for the 30,000-cubicmeter-per-day desalination plant for the King Abdulaziz International Airport in Jeddah, the Saudi General

  • 20 Nov 2006 - 08:26 - CAIRO, Egypt - OOSKAnews Correspondent

    — The Egyptian government has allocated $30.5 million USD to build two new water treatment plants in the Governorate of Daqahliya.

  • 20 Nov 2006 - 08:26 - TEHRAN, Iran - OOSKAnews Correspondent

    — Iran has started its $1 billion USD water and wastewater upgrade program with the tender of the Shiraz and Ahwaz networks.

  • 20 Nov 2006 - 08:26 - nairoBi, Kenya - OOSKAnews Correspondent

    — The Nairobi City Water and Sewerage Company has awarded tenders worth $7.1 million USD for drilling of five boreholes in the city's suburbs.

  • 20 Nov 2006 - 08:26 - FREETOWN, Sierra Leone - OOSKAnews Correspondent

    —An irrigation program is the only viable option to sustain agriculture in Sierra Leone's northern region, according to a government official.

  • 20 Nov 2006 - 08:26 - Kenya, MOMBASA - Local Press Report

    — Upgrading the water supply system in Kenya's Coast province will cost more than $283 million.

  • 20 Nov 2006 - 08:26 - duBai, united arab emirates - Local Press Report

    — UAE-based Tabreed has won a contract to provide district cooling services to the Etihad Towers mixed-use development.

  • 20 Nov 2006 - 08:26 - MANAMA, Bahrain - Local Press Report

    —A $10 million USD evaporator has arrived in Hidd, Bahrain for use at the largest multiple effect distillation (MED) desalination plant in the world.

  • 20 Nov 2006 - 08:26 - MONROVIA, Liberia - Local Press Report

    —The Liberian government has promised that all villages in the country will have access to safe drinking water soon.

  • 20 Nov 2006 - 08:26 - nairoBi, Kenya - Local Press Report

    — Residents of Kenya's capital will have to continue to ration water for some time to come.

  • 20 Nov 2006 - 08:26 - DOHA, Qatar - Local Press Report

    —U.S. energy giant ConocoPhillips hosted a workshop on water management in the Qatari capital.

  • 20 Nov 2006 - 08:26 - united arab emirates, ABU DHABI - OOSKAnews Correspondent

    — International water and wastewater solutions provider Metito has been acquired by Abu Dhabi-based investment fund Gulf Capital.

  • 20 Nov 2006 - 08:26 - Saudi Arabia, FREETOWN, Sierra Leone, JEDDAH - OOSKAnews Correspondent

    — A global antipoverty group has criticized a decision by the British Department for International Development to award a $3.8 million

  • 20 Nov 2006 - 08:26 - ZIMBABWE, HARARE - Local Press Report

    — The water tax levied on consumers by the Masvingo City Council has raised nearly $68 million USD to fund a water expansion project.

  • 20 Nov 2006 - 08:26 - TRIPOLI, LIBYA - Local Press Report

    — Libya will host an international exhibition next month that will target the infrastructure and energy sectors.

  • 20 Nov 2006 - 08:26 - nairoBi, Kenya - Local Press Report

    — Kenya must invest heavily in water and other infrastructure if the country is to meet its economic goals, officials told an economics workshop.

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