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  • 12 Feb 2018 - 15:11 - RIYADH - Local Press Report

    The Saudi King Salman bin Abdul Aziz Al Saud has ordered allocation 175 million riyals to purchase desalinated water annually from mobile stations to meet the growing demand for desalinated water i

  • 12 Feb 2018 - 15:11 - DUBLIN - Local Press Report

    Irish Water reportedly needs to plug a €2bn funding gap to ensure Dublin has enough supply. It is reported that Dublin could run out of water by 2025.

  • 12 Feb 2018 - 15:11 - SINGAPORE - Local Press Report

    National water agency PUB on Friday (Feb 9) lodged a police report over notices seen in Sengkang claiming that water sources are contaminated.

  • 12 Feb 2018 - 15:11 - MAPUTO CITY - Local Press Report

    As the World Food Programme warns of deeper hunger across Southern Africa, water authorities in Mozambique have warned of imminent water supply restrictions, particularly to southeastern Maputo cit

  • 12 Feb 2018 - 15:11 - BENGALURU - Local Press Report

    What is the dispute about? What is the status now? Why is it a political hot potato? Why has the Mahadayi issue flared up now? What's the latest in the political sparring?

  • 12 Feb 2018 - 15:11 - WASHINGTON DC - Local Press Report

    An international team from Australia, America and China have discovered a new material that can filter salt and metal ions from water, opening the door to effective seawater desalination and metal

  • 12 Feb 2018 - 15:11 - DHAKA - Local Press Report

    Farakka Barrage, built across the Ganges River in India, is the key cause of the water crisis inside Bangladesh, said Prof Imtiaz Ahmed from the department of International Relations at Dhaka Unive

  • 12 Feb 2018 - 10:22 - LONDON, UK - OOSKAnews Info

    Oxfam's deputy chief executive has resigned over the handling of a sex scandal involving aid workers. The charity is accused of concealing the findings of an inquiry into claims staff used prostitu

  • 7 Feb 2018 - 10:00 - BANGKOK - Local Press Report

    The cabinet Tuesday approved a water development plan for the Eastern Economic Corridor (EEC) and infrastructure projects in the eastern region worth 33.5 billion baht for fiscal 2018.

  • 7 Feb 2018 - 10:00 - WASHINGTON DC - Local Press Report

    Ten Democratic states and a coalition of environmental groups sued the Trump administration Tuesday for delaying enforcement of an Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) rule meant to protect waterw

  • 7 Feb 2018 - 10:00 - CAIRO - Local Press Report

    Ministries of Agriculture, Endowments, Water Resources and Irrigation discussed on Tuesday action plans for rationalizing water consumption nationwide in addition to maximizing the country’s utiliz

  • 7 Feb 2018 - 10:00 - BEIJING - Local Press Report

    Water sharing between countries that share rivers is a huge political challenge. In recent history there have been few cases where such disagreements have led to violence or military action.

  • 7 Feb 2018 - 10:00 - PETROPAVLOVSK-KAMCHATSKY - Local Press Report

    Russia has long been characterized as an exporter of oil and gas but it may just have found a new export item: drinking water.

  • 7 Feb 2018 - 10:00 - CAIRO - Local Press Report

    The government plans to sign a loan agreement worth €300m to develop Lake Qarun by the end of February.

  • 7 Feb 2018 - 10:00 - WINDHOEK - Local Press Report

    The initial plans to jointly set up a multi-billion-dollar pipeline that will draw water from the Atlantic Ocean and be shared as desalinated water by Namibia and Botswana is still on the cards.

  • 7 Feb 2018 - 10:00 - HO CHI MINH CITY - Local Press Report

    Dutch Minister for Foreign Trade and Development Cooperation Sigrid Kaag has affirmed that the Netherlands is committed to working closely with the Vietnamese government to further deepen their bil

  • 7 Feb 2018 - 10:00 - BADIN - Local Press Report

    Local growers Tuesday protested against water shortage and mills owners for their denial of purchasing sugarcane on the government rate of Rs182 per 40kg.

  • 6 Feb 2018 - 13:09 - LONDON - Local Press Report

    Nationalising the water industry could cost taxpayers up to £90 billion, a cross-party think tank has claimed.

  • 6 Feb 2018 - 13:09 - HONG KONG - Local Press Report

    Water use will be the most immediate environmental challenge after climate change for Pearl River Delta cities, with Hongkongers using twice as much per capita as the rest of the world, the Netherl

  • 6 Feb 2018 - 13:09 - WATERLOO ON - Local Press Report

    A fear of dying plays a role in people buying bottled water, even though they know it may not be good for them or the planet, a study from the University of Waterloo has found.


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