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  • 22 Oct 2007 - 10:09 - Nigeria, ABUJA - Local Press Report

    — The Kaugama local government plans to repair boreholes in 291 communities in a bid to end water scarcity in the area.

  • 22 Oct 2007 - 10:09 - KAMPALA, Uganda - Local Press Report

    — A project to install a piped water system in Iganga has been delayed because of floods in the area, according to Iganga Mayor Siraji Katono.

  • 22 Oct 2007 - 10:09 - RIYADH, Saudi Arabia - Local Press Report

    — Utility services group Veolia announced that it has won a $945 million USD contract to design and build a water desalination plant in Saudi Arabia.

  • 22 Oct 2007 - 10:09 - TRIPOLI, LIBYA - OOSKAnews Correspondent

    — Libyan oficials have announced plans to tender the contracts for two independent water and power projects (IWPPs).

  • 22 Oct 2007 - 10:09 - lusaKa, Zambia - OOSKAnews Correspondent

    — In a bid to improve water supply to households and mining companies and meet growing demand, Kafubu Water and Sewerage Company is seeking over $50 million USD for capital re-investment.

  • 22 Oct 2007 - 10:09 - RIYADH, Saudi Arabia - OOSKAnews Correspondent

    — Saudi Arabia seems to be heading towards a new strategy for its independent water and power projects.

  • 22 Oct 2007 - 10:09 - KIGALI, Rwanda - Local Press Report

    — Rwanda's public water and electricity utility, Electrogaz, aims to collect $63.6 million USD in revenue in 2007.

  • 22 Oct 2007 - 10:09 - washington, dc, united states - Local Press Report

    — The U.S. Agency for International Development is extending a grant to Arab and Israeli researchers who are collaborating on water resources and other technical

  • 22 Oct 2007 - 10:09 - RABAT Morocco - OOSKAnews Correspondent

    — China gave Morocco $2.3 million USD in engineering equipment to boost its capacity to carry out major hydraulic projects.

  • 22 Oct 2007 - 10:09 - MANAMA, Bahrain, OMAN, MUSCAT - OOSKAnews Correspondent

    — The state-owned Oman Wastewater Services Company (OWSC) expects to present the results of bids for the engineering, procurement and construction (EPC) contract for the Seeb plant this week.

  • 22 Oct 2007 - 10:09 - Kenya, KISUMU - OOSKAnews Correspondent

    — The Lake Victoria Basin Commission is discussing plans to start a pool for water users in the three East African countries along Lake Victoria basin to contribute financially

  • 22 Oct 2007 - 10:09 - AMMAN, Jordan - Local Press Report

    — The government is cracking down on environmental violators according to officials at the Ministry of Environment.

  • 22 Oct 2007 - 10:09 - South Africa, DURBAN - Local Press Report

    — The market for industrial water and wastewater treatment equipment in South Africa is growing at an average rate of 8 percent per year, according to a new analysis.

  • 22 Oct 2007 - 10:09 - ANGOLA, LUANDA - Local Press Report

    — Angola's Ministry of Urbanization and Environment is holding its Second National Workshop on sanitation and environment this week.

  • 22 Oct 2007 - 10:09 - CAIRO, Egypt - OOSKAnews Correspondent

    — The Ministry of Housing and Urban Development has earmarked $152 million USD for a number of drinking water and sewage treatment projects in the Upper (southern) Egyptian

  • 22 Oct 2007 - 10:09 - KAMPALA, Uganda - OOSKAnews Correspondent

    — Officials have blocked the commissioning of four water projects in Uganda's western district of Masindi, on the grounds that the projects were constructed poorly.

  • 22 Oct 2007 - 10:09 - FREETOWN, Sierra Leone - OOSKAnews Correspondent

    — The government of Sierra Leone said it will deliver "clean potable water and introduce compulsory sanitary practices within a year" to residents in the West African state.

  • 22 Oct 2007 - 10:09 - France, VALBONNE SOPHIA-ANTIPOLIS - OOSKAnews Correspondent

    — Developing national water information data systems, drought and water scarcity prevention and risk management, and non-conventional water resources, particularly wastewater reuse,

  • 22 Oct 2007 - 10:09 - TANGA Tanzania - Local Press Report

    — The government has put together new boards of directors for the country's 19 Urban Water Supply Authorities. The boards are responsible for managing the semi-autonomous

  • 22 Oct 2007 - 10:09 - Nigeria, ABUJA - Local Press Report

    — The governments of Nigeria and Japan have signed a deal that will provide $2.3 million USD in grants to help with water supply in Yobe State.

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