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  • 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.

  • 20 Nov 2006 - 08:26 - KAMPALA, Uganda - Local Press Report

    —The Ugandan government has to invest more to increase access to water and sanitation in the country if it is to meet the United Nations Millenium Development Goals by the target year 2015.

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

    —Nine Egyptian governorates could face contamination of their water supply.

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