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  • 13 Aug 2007 - 10:08 - Sudan, JUBA - Local Press Report

    — Stakeholders in southern Sudan have approved amendments to the regional government's water policy.

  • 13 Aug 2007 - 10:08 - ZIMBABWE, HARARE - Local Press Report

    — The Zimbabwe National Water Authority (ZINWA) is working with electrical provider Zesa Holdings (Pvt.) Ltd. to minimize power cuts in water works.

  • 13 Aug 2007 - 10:08 - ADDIS ABABA, Ethiopia - Local Press Report

    — Representatives of three Nile Basin Initiative countries — Ethiopia, Egypt and Sudan — urged greater cooperation among Nile Basin countries to make best use of the Nile's waters.

  • 13 Aug 2007 - 10:08 - united arab emirates, SHARJAH - Local Press Report

    — The Sharjah Electricity and Water Authority (SEWA) and Sharjah Municipality will launch an inspection campaign this month to curb water wastage.

  • 6 Aug 2007 - 10:08 - KUWAIT CITY, KUWAIT - OOSKAnews Correspondent

    - General Electric (GE), one of the largest contractors in the energy and water sector in the Gulf, has won new $1.8 billion USD contracts to upgrade energy and

  • 6 Aug 2007 - 10:08 - RIYADH, Saudi Arabia - OOSKAnews Correspondent

    — The Saudi Organization for Industrial Estates and Technology Zones (SOIETZ) has shelved a major project in the coastal city of Jeddah for setting up high-technology projects, including

  • 6 Aug 2007 - 10:08 - CAIRO, Egypt - OOSKAnews Correspondent

    — The Egyptian government has allocated an additional $177 million USD to help put an end to serious drinking water shortages in many governorates in the next six months, officials said.

  • 6 Aug 2007 - 10:08 - Kenya, KISUMU - OOSKAnews Correspondent

    — The Kisumu Water and Sewerage Company (KIWASCO) has stepped up efforts to save on unaccounted water in the informal settlements due to illegal connections, vandalism and lack of meters.

  • 6 Aug 2007 - 10:08 - ANGOLA, LUANDA - Local Press Report

    — Five projects are underway to improve and expand drinking water coverage in the Angolan capital starting this month, according to Luanda Water Distribution Company spokesman Dilson Cunha.

  • 6 Aug 2007 - 10:08 - CAPE TOWN, South Africa - Local Press Report

    — The $212 million USD Berg River Dam project has begun collecting water.

  • 6 Aug 2007 - 10:08 - Guinea, NZEREKORE - Local Press Report

    — Among the programs to be funded with an $80 million USD aid package from 14 United Nations agencies are projects to improve drinking water availability and sanitation in Guinea's

  • 6 Aug 2007 - 10:08 - Kenya, BOMET - Local Press Report

    — The government and the Nile Basin Initiative will spend nearly $5 million USD for a project to improve water supply and sanitation in Bomet district.

  • 6 Aug 2007 - 10:08 - South Africa, KGETLENG River - Local Press Report

    — Residents in the Swartruggens community in Kgetleng River local municipality have been left without water after the only dam supplying water to the town dried up.

  • 6 Aug 2007 - 10:08 - united arab emirates, ABU DHABI - OOSKAnews Correspondent

    - The Marubeni Corporation, Japan's fifth-largest trading house, has won a contract to build and operate the largest power and water-desalination project in the United Arab Emirates, the

  • 6 Aug 2007 - 10:08 - TRIPOLI, LIBYA - OOSKAnews Correspondent

    — Officials of the General Electric Company of Libya (Gecol) expect a quick conclusion to the assessment of bids from international operators for the desalination project at Tobruk.

  • 6 Aug 2007 - 10:08 - Morocco, RABAT - OOSKAnews Correspondent

    — The Moroccan government may have to re-tender the planned desalination plant at Tan Tan, as investor interest has been low.

  • 6 Aug 2007 - 10:08 - Saudi Arabia, JEDDAH - Local Press Report

    — Emaar the Economic City has awarded the $67 million USD contract for water canals at King Abdullah Economic City, north ofJeddah, to Saudi Arabia's Huta Group.

  • 6 Aug 2007 - 10:08 - united arab emirates, ABU DHABI - Local Press Report

    — The National Central Cooling Company (Tabreed) posted a net profit of over $9.26 million USD for the first half of 2007.

  • 6 Aug 2007 - 10:08 - duBai, united arab emirates - Local Press Report

    — Building projects in the Middle East will consume 12 billion-plus liters of potable water in the next two years, putting severe pressure on groundwater reserves and desalination facilities,

  • 6 Aug 2007 - 10:08 - MANAMA, Bahrain - OOSKAnews Correspondent

    — German company IES and Bahrain's CDT-lnternational are forming a joint venture to gain more interest for IES' technology in the Persian Gulf region.

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