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  • 10 Sep 2007 - 23:24 - AMSTERDAM, Netherlands - OOSKAnews Correspondent

    — Amsterdam-listed Israeli company Kardan's Chinese subsidiary, Kardan Water International Group, has acquired a majority share of 88.15 percent in a Chinese water

  • — China and India top the list of the five fastest-growing water ands wastewater markets, according to U.S.-based BCC Research.

  • 10 Sep 2007 - 23:24 - COLOMBO, Malaysia, Sri Lanka, KUALA LUMPUR - OOSKAnews Correspondent

    — Finland-based mining and technology company Outotec Oyj, formerly known as Outokumpu Technology OYJ, has won a $100 million contract USD for a water treatment facility in the eastern

  • 10 Sep 2007 - 23:24 - sinGapore, SINGAPORE CITY - Local Press Report

    — Consulting and consruction firm Black & Veatch says its planned expansion in Singapore is moving more quickly than expected.

  • 10 Sep 2007 - 23:24 - India, ANGUL - Local Press Report

    — Angul district is asking the town ofNalco to provide $482,000 to bring it under the central water supply system.

  • 10 Sep 2007 - 23:24 - SEOUL, South Korea - Local Press Report

    — Sales of bottled water outpaced carbonated soft drinks at Korea's number-one discount store, E-mart, in the first half of 2007.

  • 10 Sep 2007 - 23:24 - BEIJING, China - Local Press Report

    — U.S.-based Blackstone Group LP will invest $600 million USD to acquire a 20 percent stake in China National Chemical Corp. (ChemChina) subsidiary China National Bluestar.

  • 10 Sep 2007 - 23:24 - India, KolKata - Local Press Report

    — Kolkata residents will have to pay for water soon, if the council is to be able to get funds from the Jawaharlal Nehru National Urban Renewal Mission.

  • 10 Sep 2007 - 23:24 - India, PATNA - OOSKAnews Correspondent

    — Doctors in the northeastern Indian state of Bihar have reported a large number of cases of arsenic poisoning as a result of rapid depletion of groundwater levels in 12 of the 37 districts.

  • 10 Sep 2007 - 23:24 - Netherlands, BIDDINGHUIZEN - OOSKAnews Correspondent

    — Dutch water technology company Ecosave expects to sign deals soon to provide China with new technology to purify water, expand overall water resource usage,

  • 10 Sep 2007 - 23:24 - Indonesia, sinGapore, SINGAPORE CITY, JAKARTA - OOSKAnews Correspondent

    — Indonesia has struggled to stop the spread of the H5N1 "bird flu" virus since its first appearance in the country. But proper sanitation would have played a critical role in

  • 10 Sep 2007 - 23:24 - BEIJING, China - Local Press Report

    - Pollution poses a threat to a cross-country water diversion project and two major rivers, according to a senior official.

  • 10 Sep 2007 - 23:24 - NEW DELHI, India - Local Press Report

    — The Northern Railway will build a wastewater recycling plant at New Delhi Railway Station, after a water consumption study found that the station was wasting large amounts of water.

  • 10 Sep 2007 - 23:24 - vientiane, laos, HO CHI MINH CITY, Vietnam - Local Press Report

    — The social and environmental protection measures used during construction of the Nam Theun II hydropower project will be the standard for future projects, according to Minister of Energy and

  • 10 Sep 2007 - 23:24 - Pakistan, RAWALPINDI - Local Press Report

    — The Rawalpindi Development Authority and the Rawalpindi Cantonment Board have clashed over a $23.1 million USD sewage treatment plant being built as

  • 10 Sep 2007 - 23:24 - NEW DELHI, India - OOSKAnews Correspondent

    — Residents of India's capital are to be fined heavily for watering their gardens or washing cars once measures to stop wastage of potable water come into effect.

  • 10 Sep 2007 - 23:24 - Sweden, STOCKHOLM - OOSKAnews Correspondent

    - China — emerging as the world's largest developing economy and soon-to-be host of the 2008 Olympic Games — captured much of the attention at World Water Week 2007.

  • 10 Sep 2007 - 23:24 - GUWAHATI, India - OOSKAnews Correspondent

    — The Guwahati Development Department of India's Assam state has proposed a $246 million USD water supply project to India's federal government.

  • 10 Sep 2007 - 23:24 - India, TIRUCHI - Local Press Report

    — The National Remote Sensing Agency is funding a project to find solutions to drinking water problems in Maharashtra.

  • 10 Sep 2007 - 23:24 - Malaysia, vientiane, laos, KUALA LUMPUR - Local Press Report

    — The Vientiane Water Supply Enterprise is replacing existing water meters with new plastic ones, in hopes of preventing meters thefts, according to the company's director, Daophet Bouapha.

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