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  • 27 Aug 2007 - 11:56 - duBai, united arab emirates - Local Press Report

    — The Dubai Electricity and Water Authority (Dewa) is launching a program aimed at reducing water use in mosques.

  • 27 Aug 2007 - 11:56 - AMMAN, Jordan - Local Press Report

    — The government is set to sign a grant agreement with the U. S. Agency for International Development to fund a feasibility study of projects to rehabilitate the Zarqa River, according to

  • 27 Aug 2007 - 11:56 - duBai, united arab emirates - Local Press Report

    — The Ministry for Environment and Water has released details of a new three-year plan that focuses on water desalination and environmental awareness.

  • 27 Aug 2007 - 11:56 - united arab emirates, ABU DHABI - Local Press Report

    — With the new school year starting, officials from the Ministry of Health and Abu Dhabi Municipality will inspect the quality of drinking water available at schools,

  • 27 Aug 2007 - 11:56 - South Africa, MAFIKENG - Local Press Report

    — The country's North West Province is on target to meet the goal of eradicating the "bucket system" of sanitation in pre-1994 formal settlements by the end of the year.

  • 27 Aug 2007 - 11:56 - ANGOLA, LUANDA - Local Press Report

    — Most residents in Luanda are drinking improperly treated water, according to a new joint survey.

  • 27 Aug 2007 - 11:56 - nairoBi, Kenya - OOSKAnews Correspondent

    — The government has launched a Water Appeals Court and a board to oversee its mandate in arbitrating disputes and related to water use and provision.

  • 27 Aug 2007 - 11:56 - united arab emirates, ABU DHABI - OOSKAnews Correspondent

    — The UAE Regulation & Supervision Bureau, the United Arab Emirates' energy regulator, said the Abu Dhabi National Energy Company (TAQA) has been warned not to increase its stakes

  • 27 Aug 2007 - 11:56 - united arab emirates, KAMPALA, Uganda, SHARJAH - OOSKAnews Correspondent

    — Residents of Rwampara county in the western Uganda district of Mbarara have petitioned the government over the failure of the National Water and Sewerage Corporation

  • 27 Aug 2007 - 11:56 - TEL AVIV, Israel - Local Press Report

    — Antitrust commissioner Ron it Kan is opposing the proposed restructuring of the national water company Mekorot, saying it could hurt competition in the water industry.

  • 27 Aug 2007 - 11:56 - ZIMBABWE, HARARE - Local Press Report

    — The fine for illegally connecting hosepipes to Zimbabwe National Water Authority (ZINWA) are going up 100-fold, as are the charges for domestic consumers who use more than 20 cubic meter a

  • 27 Aug 2007 - 11:56 - nairoBi, Kenya - Local Press Report

    — The Water Resources Management Authority will start charging a fee to owners of boreholes who sell their water.

  • 27 Aug 2007 - 11:56 - Nigeria, OWERRI - Local Press Report

    — The Imo State government has established a panel to draft a water policy guideline, according to Permanent Secretary at the Ministry of Public Utilities and Rural Development Joy Njemanze.

  • 20 Aug 2007 - 11:45 - Sweden, STOCKHOLM - OOSKAnews Correspondent

    - Africa is the only continent in the world that shows a backward trend when it comes to water and sanitation development, mainly due to a lack of financial resources and facilities.

  • 20 Aug 2007 - 11:45 - united arab emirates, ABU DHABI - OOSKAnews Correspondent

    - While stock markets around the world were hitting lows earlier this month, shares in the Arab Gulf have been on the rise.

  • 20 Aug 2007 - 11:45 - CAIRO, Egypt - OOSKAnews Correspondent

    — The governorate of Gharbiya, 140 kilometers north of Cairo, has announced projects worth over $326 million USD to end drinking water shortages, especially in

  • 20 Aug 2007 - 11:45 - OUAGADOUGOU, Burkina Faso - OOSKAnews Correspondent

    — More than 3 million people are set to benefit from improved access to drinking water and sanitation in Burkina Faso following the approval of a loan and a grant to finance a water and

  • 20 Aug 2007 - 11:45 - CAPE TOWN, South Africa - Local Press Report

    — Cape Town will spend over $5.2 million USD in the current financial year to replace damaged water pipe.

  • 20 Aug 2007 - 11:45 - nairoBi, Kenya - Local Press Report

    — Lake Victoria's water levels are at their lowest point in 83 years, according to Water and Irrigation Minister Mutua Katuku.

  • 20 Aug 2007 - 11:45 - JOHANNESBURG, South Africa - Local Press Report

    — South Africa loses $402.8 million USD worth of water annually due to leakages and poorly operated wastewater treatment facilities, according to the Water Affairs and Forestry Department.

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