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  • 23 Jul 2007 - 10:09 - YEMEN, SANAA - Local Press Report

    — The government of Japan is funding a project to improve water supply in the Red Sea governorate of Hodeidah in western Yemen.

  • 23 Jul 2007 - 10:09 - washington, dc - Local Press Report

    — The U. S. Millennium Challenge Corporation has signed a $506.9 million USD compact to promote sustainable economic growth in Mozambique, half of which is for water and sanitation.

  • 23 Jul 2007 - 10:09 - AMMAN, Jordan - Local Press Report

    — The winning bidder for the $600 million USD Disi Water Conveyance Project will be announced soon, according to the Ministry of Water and Irrigation.

  • 23 Jul 2007 - 10:09 - RIYADH, Saudi Arabia - Local Press Report

    — Project finance documents have been signed for the $235 million USD Shuaibah III expansion project.

  • 23 Jul 2007 - 10:09 - KAMPALA, Uganda - Local Press Report

    — The government's nearly $92 million USD budget allocation to the water sector may still not be enough for the country to meet its Millenium Development Goal

  • 23 Jul 2007 - 10:09 - MONROVIA, Liberia, AMMAN, Jordan - OOSKAnews Correspondent

    — Water from wells being used for commercial purposes in the capital were constructed near latrines and dump sites and could be contaminated, according to the Liberia

  • 23 Jul 2007 - 10:09 - duBai, united arab emirates - Local Press Report

    — A sewerage leak that flooded workers' camps at Al Quoz industrial area was stopped and the sewage was removed by tanker to Al Awir treatment plant.

  • 23 Jul 2007 - 10:09 - KAMPALA, Uganda - Local Press Report

    — The African Development Bank and the German government will provide some $69 million USD in joint funding for the Kampala sanitation program.

  • 23 Jul 2007 - 10:09 - JERUSALEM - Local Press Report

    — The Palestinan townofEast Baka and the Israeli town of West Baka-Jat are working together to protect the WadiAbu Nar stream that runs through both municipalities.

  • 23 Jul 2007 - 10:09 - OMAN, MUSCAT - Local Press Report

    —The pollution control department at the Ministry of Regional Municipalities, Environment and Water Resources is on the alert for possible environmental contamination

  • 23 Jul 2007 - 10:09 - nairoBi, Kenya - OOSKAnews Correspondent

    — The Nyeri Water and Sewerage Company (Nyewasco) has signed a Collective Bargaining Agreement with the National Union of Water and Sewerage Employees.

  • 23 Jul 2007 - 10:09 - CAIRO, Egypt - OOSKAnews Correspondent

    — Thousands of citizens in a number of Egyptian governorates protested due to the severe lack of water supply in their villages.

  • 23 Jul 2007 - 10:09 - ZIMBABWE, HARARE - OOSKAnews Correspondent

    - The government and private company Triangle Sugar Ltd., which owns sugar estates in the lowveld of southeastern Zimbabwe have entered into a deal to finish the construction of the Tokwe Mukosi

  • 23 Jul 2007 - 10:09 - MAPUTO, Mozambique - Local Press Report

    — State institutions in the capital owe some $20 million USD in unpaid water bills, Although the total amount due has been coming down slowly, some have not paid their bills for eight

  • 23 Jul 2007 - 10:09 - TEL AVIV, Israel - Local Press Report

    — The Knesset, Israel's parliament, has passed a series of new environmental laws, including one that makes local authorities, rather than the federal government, responsible

  • 23 Jul 2007 - 10:09 - KAMPALA, Uganda - Local Press Report

    — Declining water levels in Lake Victoria are not the cause of power shortages in the country, according to Nokwanda Mngeni, managing director of utility company Eskom Uganda.

  • 23 Jul 2007 - 10:09 - JOHANNESBURG, South Africa - Local Press Report

    — Members of the South African Municipal Workers Union (Samwu) could gostrike, if a dispute between the union and Rand Water is not resolved.

  • 23 Jul 2007 - 10:09 - NAMIBIA, WINDHOEK - OOSKAnews Correspondent

    Some communal farmers in Namibia's eastern Otjozondjupa region owe the country's water utility, Namibia Water Corporation Ltd. (NamWater) over $6.5 million USD.

  • 16 Jul 2007 - 10:09 - RIYADH, Saudi Arabia, AMSTERDAM, Netherlands - OOSKAnews Correspondent

    — The Persian Gulf region — with high financial liquidity and a booming water industry driven by ever-growing demand — has become one of the main targets of international water

  • 16 Jul 2007 - 10:09 - NAMIBIA, WINDHOEK - OOSKAnews Correspondent

    - Around 91 percent of rural households in Namibia have access to clean and safe potable water, according to Deputy Director of Rural Water Supply Koch Herald.

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