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  • 20 Nov 2006 - 08:26 - TRIPOLI, LIBYA - Local Press Report

    — Libya will host an international exhibition next month that will target the infrastructure and energy sectors.

  • 20 Nov 2006 - 08:26 - nairoBi, Kenya - Local Press Report

    — Kenya must invest heavily in water and other infrastructure if the country is to meet its economic goals, officials told an economics workshop.

  • 20 Nov 2006 - 08:26 - KAMPALA, Uganda - Local Press Report

    —The Ugandan government has to invest more to increase access to water and sanitation in the country if it is to meet the United Nations Millenium Development Goals by the target year 2015.

  • 20 Nov 2006 - 08:26 - CAIRO, Egypt - OOSKAnews Correspondent

    —Nine Egyptian governorates could face contamination of their water supply.

  • 20 Nov 2006 - 08:26 - UNITED NATIONS - OOSKAnews Correspondent

    — The United Nations Development Program's Human Development Report 2006 warns that the world could be hit by a sanitation and unclean water crisis which would be more threatening to

  • 20 Nov 2006 - 08:26 - united arab emirates, SHARJAH - OOSKAnews Correspondent

    — Sewage water from the emirate of Fujairah has leaked into the drinking water in neighboring Sharjah.

  • 20 Nov 2006 - 08:26 - nairoBi, Kenya, South Africa, TSHWANE - OOSKAnews Correspondent

    — A Kenyan car company has invested over $43,000 USD for an oil and water recycling plant.

    DT Dobie, a dealer for Mercedes Nissan and Jeep, will recycle over 8,000 liters of water daily.

  • 20 Nov 2006 - 08:26 - duBai, united arab emirates - Local Press Report

    — Hyder Consulting Middle East, Ltd. and Eagle Electromechanical Company have won a $16.3 million contract for sewage treatment at Dubai Sports City.

  • 20 Nov 2006 - 08:26 - Zambia, NDOLA - Local Press Report

    — The Nkana Water and Sewerage Company is demanding more than $1.5 million USD from Konkola Copper Mines as compensation for the mining company's pollution of the Kafue River water supply.

  • 20 Nov 2006 - 08:26 - ADDIS ABABA, Ethiopia - Local Press Report

    — Proctor& Gamble, in partnership with Population Service International/ Ethiopia, is marketing its PUR water disinfection product in Ethiopia.

  • 20 Nov 2006 - 08:26 - Tanzania, DODOMA - Local Press Report

    — The Tanzanian government is developing a plan to deal with the problem of receding water levels in the country's lakes.

  • 20 Nov 2006 - 08:26 - nairoBi, Kenya - OOSKAnews Correspondent

    — Kenya's Ministry of Water and Irrigation intends to hand overcontrol of water resources to autonomous bodies in the next five to seven years.

  • 20 Nov 2006 - 08:26 - TEL AVIV, Israel - Local Press Report

    —A source of contention between Israel and the Palestinian Authority has to do with water resources, said Israeli Deputy Prime Minister Shimon Peres.

  • 20 Nov 2006 - 08:26 - Tanzania, DAR ES SALAM - Local Press Report

    — Nine members of the Southern Africa Development Community have signed an agreement on equitable use of the waters of the Zambezi River.

  • 20 Nov 2006 - 08:26 - ISLAMABAD, Pakistan - Local Press Report

    — Iran and Pakistan have agreed to set up a joint investment company to develop water and power projects.

  • 12 Nov 2006 - 23:20 - MASERU, Lesotho - OOSKAnews Correspondent

    — It's not nice, but some kids have been known to entertain themselves on a sunny day by taking a magnifying glass and attacking an ant colony with it.

  • 12 Nov 2006 - 23:20 - united arab emirates, ABU DHABI - OOSKAnews Correspondent

    — The Arab Gulf region is one of the world's driest areas in terms of water, but when it comes to money, the oil-rich region is

  • 12 Nov 2006 - 23:20 - ALGIERS, Algeria - OOSKAnews Correspondent

    — Algeria's state owned energy company Algerian Energy Company (AEC) is set to scale up of its proposed desalination plant at Cap Blanc.

  • 12 Nov 2006 - 23:20 - TUNIS, Tunisia - OOSKAnews Correspondent

    — After an initial mixed response, Tunisian officials say there is growing international interest in the country's El Attar wastewater project.

  • 12 Nov 2006 - 23:20 - united arab emirates, SHARJAH - OOSKAnews Correspondent

    —Areas of Sharjah still face water shortages, despite efforts by the Sharjah Electricity and Water Authority (SEWA).

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