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  • 1 Oct 2007 - 20:37 - China, TIANJIN - Local Press Report

    - Veolia Water has won a $794 million USD contract to supply drinking water in the city of Tianjin.

    The 30-year contract the Tianjin Water Works (Group) Company Ltd.

  • 1 Oct 2007 - 20:37 - sinGapore, SINGAPORE CITY - Local Press Report

    - Keppel Corp. has won a $1.5 billion USD designbuild-operate contract from Qatar's Public Works Authority (Ashghal).

  • 1 Oct 2007 - 20:37 - China, SHENZEN - Local Press Report

    - Shenzhen will change the pricing structure for recycled, desalinated, and refined rainwater supply, in order to encourage more utilization of these resources.

  • 1 Oct 2007 - 20:37 - new yorK, united states - Local Press Report

    - Coca-Cola and PepsiCo defended themselves against claims that they use excessive amounts of groundwater at plants in India.

  • 1 Oct 2007 - 20:37 - TOKYO, Japan - Local Press Report

    - Bottled water imports were worth $322.6 million USD last year, an increase of 41 percent compared to 2005, according to customs authorities.

  • 1 Oct 2007 - 20:37 - sinGapore, SINGAPORE CITY - Local Press Report

    - A delegation from the northern Chinese city of Tangshan Cam to Singapore to seek investors in water processes and other industries.

  • 1 Oct 2007 - 20:37 - BEIJING, China - OOSKAnews Correspondent

    -With limited rainfall and dependence on groundwater for as much as 60 percent of its supply, China needs all the water sources it can get. As a majority of its population

  • 1 Oct 2007 - 20:37 - India, KOLLAM - OOSKAnews Correspondent

    — The southern Indian state of Kerala is proposing an exclusive water supply to industries, on the basis that water used for industrial purposes need not be treated or purified.

  • 1 Oct 2007 - 20:37 - China, CHANGSHA - Local Press Report

    - A Chinese-Norwegian project to restore Dongting Lake in Hunan Province should return the area to sustainable biodiversity in five to 10

  • 1 Oct 2007 - 20:37 - KABUL, Afghanistan - Local Press Report

    - A$1 million USD Indian government-sponsored sanitation project in Kabul is complete.

  • 1 Oct 2007 - 20:37 - BEIJING, China - Local Press Report

    - China spent some $35 million USD on environmental protection in 2006, according to a report by the State Environmental Protection Administration.

  • 1 Oct 2007 - 20:37 - TOKYO, Japan - Local Press Report

    - Japan's Asahi Kasei Chemicals has developed a water treatment system that uses the company's rapid phosphorus adsorbent technology to recover phosphorus from treated water.

  • 1 Oct 2007 - 20:37 - India, TIRUCHI - OOSKAnews Correspondent

    — The town of Tiruchi in the southern Indian state of Tamil Nadu is moving to double the monthly water tax.

  • 1 Oct 2007 - 20:37 - Pakistan, karachi - OOSKAnews Correspondent

    - While a water project in Potohar region will bring safe drinking water and economic growth, it is expected to displace thousands of people who may also lose their livelihood, officials said.

  • 1 Oct 2007 - 20:37 - NEW DELHI, India - OOSKAnews Correspondent

    — The Special Economic Zones the Indian government is moving to set up throughout could have serious implications for the water situation in the areas around them, particularly in

  • 1 Oct 2007 - 20:37 - Malaysia, MUAR - Local Press Report

    Johor state is asking the government to write off a $196 million USD loan and offset it with $300 million USD in annual water grant funds, which the state says it never received.

  • 1 Oct 2007 - 20:37 - NEW DELHI, India - Local Press Report

    - India could revive the Wullar project - stalled 20 years ago - that would make several rivers near the Kashmir Valley navigable.

  • 1 Oct 2007 - 20:37 - Philippines, CAGAYAN DE ORO - Local Press Report

    - A protest by employees of the Cagayan de Oro Water District will not interrupt water services, according to the union leader.

  • 1 Oct 2007 - 20:37 - CHENNAI, India - Local Press Report

    - Growing cities in India should follow the Israeli model for efficient use of water resources, according to Chennai Metropolitan Water

  • 30 Sep 2007 - 23:41 - CAIRO, Egypt - OOSKAnews Correspondent

    — Egyptian non-governmental organizations have always played an active role in highlighting waterrelated problems in the country.

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