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  • 12 Nov 2006 - 23:20 - united arab emirates, ABU DHABI - Local Press Report

    — The Abu Dhabi National Energy Company (TAQA) has raised $3.5 billion USD as part of a strategy for the company's international growth in the water and power industry.

  • 12 Nov 2006 - 23:20 - duBai, united arab emirates - Local Press Report

    — About one of every three dollars in project finance debt raised in the first half of 2006 went to projects in the Middle East.

  • 12 Nov 2006 - 23:20 - RIYADH, Saudi Arabia - Local Press Report

    — Saudi Arabia's Alkhorayef Commercial Co. Ltd. is joining KSB International in a strategic partnership deal for projects in water desalination, sewage, agriculture and oil.

  • 12 Nov 2006 - 23:20 - OUAGADOUGOU, Burkina Faso - Local Press Report

    — In an effort to quell disease linked to contaminated drinking water in the country, the West African Economic and Monetary Union (WAEMU) is giving Burkina Faso $4.8 million

  • 12 Nov 2006 - 23:20 - Saudi Arabia, JEDDAH - Local Press Report

    — Saudi Arabia will spend $106.7 million USD on a project to pump water from the Empty Quarter (Rub al Khali) to the southwestern city of Najran.

  • 12 Nov 2006 - 23:20 - united arab emirates, ABU DHABI - Local Press Report

    — Abu Dhabi's General Holding Corporation has signed a joint venture deal with Japan's Marubeni Corp. to form a trade and investment company in Abu Dhabi.

  • 12 Nov 2006 - 23:20 - CAIRO, Egypt - OOSKAnews Correspondent

    — The Egyptian Ministry of Irrigation and Water Resources plans to recycle agricultural wastewater to avoid water shortages in the country.

  • 12 Nov 2006 - 23:20 - nairoBi, Kenya - OOSKAnews Correspondent

    — Kenya Petroleum Refineries, Ltd. is constructing a wastewater recovery and treatment plant, the first such facility in East Africa.

  • 12 Nov 2006 - 23:20 - South Africa, TSHWANE - Local Press Report

    — The United Nations Development Program (UNDP) and South Africa's Department of Foreign Affairs will release a report that analyzes the global water crisis.

  • 12 Nov 2006 - 23:20 - nairoBi, Kenya - OOSKAnews Correspondent

    — A government fund is improving access to water in Mwingi district of eastern Kenya.

  • 12 Nov 2006 - 23:20 - FREETOWN, Sierra Leone - OOSKAnews Correspondent

    — Under pressure from the World Bank, Sierra Leone is mulling over whether to privatize its water supply. But human rights groups in the country oppose the move, saying

  • 12 Nov 2006 - 23:20 - nairoBi, Kenya - OOSKAnews Correspondent

    — As more Kenyans move away from drinking untreated water in the urban areas a lucrative bottled water counterfeiting business has sprung up.

  • 12 Nov 2006 - 23:20 - ZIMBABWE, HARARE - Local Press Report

    — Zimbabwe's Senate took up the issue of the water shortages that have hit many parts of the country.

  • 12 Nov 2006 - 23:20 - ZIMBABWE, HARARE - Local Press Report

    — The Zimbabwean government is calling for stricter labeling of bottled drinking water. Health and Child Welfare Minister David Parirenyatwa said bottled drinking water and mineral water

  • 5 Nov 2006 - 23:20 - AMMAN, Jordan - OOSKAnews Correspondent

    — Jordan's massive water project to channel water from the Red Sea to the Dead Sea is reaching its first reality checks as it begins to raise the money for the $3 billion USD

  • 5 Nov 2006 - 23:20 - Iraq, BAGHDAD - OOSKAnews Correspondent

    — Iraq's building binge for water and sewer projects shows no sign of letup. Still, service is far from reliable and universal, and filling that demand can be a tale of unremitting difficulty.

  • 5 Nov 2006 - 23:20 - CAIRO, Egypt - OOSKAnews Correspondent

    — Egyptian government officials indicate they will launch the country's first private irrigation project in November.

  • 5 Nov 2006 - 23:20 - nairoBi, Kenya - OOSKAnews Correspondent

    — The Nairobi City Water and Sewerage Company (NCWSC) has embarked on an overhaul of Nairobi's water system, with major funding from the World Bank.

  • 5 Nov 2006 - 23:20 - Kenya, CAIRO, MOMBASA - OOSKAnews Correspondent

    — Egypt is looking to rehabilitate the almost50-year-old Aswan High Dam.

  • 5 Nov 2006 - 23:20 - South Africa, TSHWANE - Local Press Report

    — The Olifants River Water Resources Development Project will improve water supply to rural residents in the region and improve economic prospects for the mining sector, according

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