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  • 10 Dec 2006 - 23:20 - Iraq, BASRAH - OOSKAnews Correspondent

    — Some $1.1 billion USD in water and sanitation projects are planned for Iraq's Basrah province, according to a regional official.

  • 10 Dec 2006 - 23:20 - duBai, united arab emirates - OOSKAnews Correspondent

    — With the establishment of a new Center of Excellence in Dubai, General Electric (GE) is set for an all-out expansion of its operations in the water sector of the region.

  • 10 Dec 2006 - 23:20 - CAPE TOWN, South Africa - Local Press Report

    — "Lost" water supplies and predicted climate changes in the region could mean serious discrepancies between Cape Town's water supply and demand in the next 10 years.

  • 10 Dec 2006 - 23:20 - OMAN, MUSCAT - Local Press Report

    — Hyder Consulting Middle East Ltd. was awarded a contract for primary infrastructure facilities in the Bahrain Investment Wharf development.

  • 10 Dec 2006 - 23:20 - MAPUTO, Mozambique - Local Press Report

    —The government of Mozambique has built or repaired 744 water sources in the country, but many areas are still behind in access to safe drinking water.

  • 10 Dec 2006 - 23:20 - Nigeria, ABUJA - Local Press Report

    — The Nigerian government has awarded nearly $28.5 Million USD in contract for water supply projects throughout the country.

  • 10 Dec 2006 - 23:20 - GABORONE, Botswana - Local Press Report

    — Unless the country plans ahead, Botswana could face a water crisis in the next 20 years.

  • 10 Dec 2006 - 23:20 - nairoBi, Kenya - Local Press Report

    —Crown Foods, Ltd. is opening a new bottling plant for its Keringet brand bottled water, at a cost of $2.6 million USD.

  • 10 Dec 2006 - 23:20 - nairoBi, Kenya - OOSKAnews Correspondent

    — The World Bank has provided a grant of $1.15 million USD to assist communities' investment in water infrastructure and help the country

  • 10 Dec 2006 - 23:20 - nairoBi, Kenya - OOSKAnews Correspondent

    — The Athi Water Services Board is denying reports that the board received $320 million USD from the World Bank.

  • 10 Dec 2006 - 23:20 - MANILA, Philippines - OOSKAnews Correspondent

    — Investors in the Philippines are following in the footsteps of their Asian counterparts and starting to become active in the Middle East water sector.

  • 10 Dec 2006 - 23:20 - nairoBi, Kenya, JOHANNESBURG, South Africa - OOSKAnews Correspondent

    — The rise in water levels in Lake Victoria is expected to reinvigorate economic and water supply activities in the area.

  • 10 Dec 2006 - 23:20 - AMMAN, Jordan - Local Press Report

    — The governments of Jordan, Israel and the Palestinian Authority are meeting to discuss funding for the proposed Red SeaDead Sea canal feasibility study.

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

    — Residents of Zimbabwe's Kadoma Municipality will pay a special levy starting in January to raise funds for new water pumps.

  • 10 Dec 2006 - 23:20 - united arab emirates, ABU DHABI - Local Press Report

    — The Abu Dhabi Water and Electricity Authority (ADWEA) has issued acceptance letters to 20 international companies for the Fujairah 2 project.

  • 10 Dec 2006 - 23:20 - united arab emirates, ABU DHABI - Local Press Report

    — German-based Siemens has opened a regional business center in the emirate of Abu Dhabi.

  • 10 Dec 2006 - 23:20 - nairoBi, Kenya - OOSKAnews Correspondent

    — Kenya's water supply faces a new threat from "e-waste," government officials say.

  • 10 Dec 2006 - 23:20 - nairoBi, Kenya - OOSKAnews Correspondent

    — Erdemann Co. (Kenya) Ltd., a water bottler and beverage company, is using ultraviolet light in addition to reverse osmosis to treat its water products.

  • 10 Dec 2006 - 23:20 - nairoBi, Kenya - OOSKAnews Correspondent

    — The high-level meeting of senior water utility managers in Africa kicked off with participants making a strong appeal for increased investments in the water sector.

  • 10 Dec 2006 - 23:20 - TEHRAN, Iran - OOSKAnews Correspondent

    — Chinese investors are expected spend $800 million USD for the construction of five new dams in Iran.

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