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  • 24 Sep 2007 - 23:30 - TAIPEI, Taiwan - Local Press Report

    — The Taiwan government will not raise water and electricity rates, according to local officials.

  • 24 Sep 2007 - 23:30 - Cameroon, DOUALA - Local Press Report

    — The Chinese government is funding a $30.6 million USD water treatment project in Cameroon's Littoral Province An advance disbursement of $24.1 million USD has already been made.

  • 24 Sep 2007 - 23:30 - TAIPEI, Taiwan - Local Press Report

    — Taiwanese officials were concerned about the water supply in the wake of Typhoon Wipha, which ripped through Taiwan and headed out to southeastern last week.

  • 24 Sep 2007 - 00:05 - BEIRUT, Lebanon - OOSKAnews Correspondent

    - To address the near-disastrous situation of its water-supply system, the Lebanese government in 2000 proposed a 10-year plan for massive reconstruction and development.

  • 24 Sep 2007 - 00:05 - RIYADH, Saudi Arabia - OOSKAnews Correspondent

    — Saudi Arabia's multi-billion-dollar economic cities, to be constructed in different parts of the kingdom over a 25-year period, along with its 24 industrial

  • 24 Sep 2007 - 00:05 - nairoBi, Kenya - OOSKAnews Correspondent

    -The $24.3 million USD Nzoia Cluster Phase 1 Water Project is underway. The project involves rehabilitation and expansion of water supply networks in the three western Kenyan towns of

  • 24 Sep 2007 - 00:05 - CAIRO, Egypt - OOSKAnews Correspondent

    —A new drinking water plant has been completed in the city of Al-Balaina in Sohag, in Upper Egypt.

  • 24 Sep 2007 - 00:05 - DAR ES SALAAM, Tanzania - OOSKAnews Correspondent

    — About 45 percent of water supplied by the Dar es Salaam Water and Sewerage Corporation (DAWASCO) is wasted through illegally connected pipes and misuse by customers.

  • 24 Sep 2007 - 00:05 - GHANA, ACCRA - Local Press Report

    — Forty-nine percent of the water the Ghana Water Company produced last year was lost, according to a recent survey by the Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and

  • 24 Sep 2007 - 00:05 - KAMPALA, Uganda - Local Press Report

    — The Ugandan capital and its suburbs are facing a serious water shortage despite recent heavy rains.

    Water vendors' prices have gone up eightfold.

  • 24 Sep 2007 - 00:05 - duBai, united arab emirates - Local Press Report

    — The Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) countries only have two to five days of emergency water reserves for domestic use, according to a recent study.

  • 24 Sep 2007 - 00:05 - Cameroon, BUEA - Local Press Report

    — Cameroon served as the case study for a European Union and the African Technology Policy Studies Network-funded report on potable water supply in Africa.

  • 24 Sep 2007 - 00:05 - Nigeria, PORT HARCOURT - Local Press Report

    - Water supply is back in Kano metropolis, after the Challawa waterworks were repaired.

    The waterworks pumps potable water to most areas of the state capital.

  • 24 Sep 2007 - 00:05 - nairoBi, Kenya - OOSKAnews Correspondent

    - Kenya will receive a grant of $19.12 million and a loan of $7.4 million USD from the African Development Bank's African Development Fund (ADF), to be used for water and sanitation

  • 24 Sep 2007 - 00:05 - ZIMBABWE, BULAWAYO - OOSKAnews Correspondent

    — The city of Bulawayo needs some $684,000 USD to resuscitate 77 boreholes in the Nyamandlovu Aquifer area.

  • 24 Sep 2007 - 00:05 - Iraq, BASRAH - OOSKAnews Correspondent

    — Some $26 million USD in water projects have been awarded in Basrah so far in 2007 under Iraq's regional development project, according to Hamid al Dhalmi, head of the Basrah Provincial Council's

  • 24 Sep 2007 - 00:05 - MAPUTO, Mozambique - OOSKAnews Correspondent

    - The World Bank's board has approved financing of a major water management project in Mozambique.

  • 24 Sep 2007 - 00:05 - DAR ES SALAAM, Tanzania - OOSKAnews Correspondent

    — East African Breweries Limited, in partnership with other stakeholders, is funding a project to bring safe drinking water to Mkuranga district, in Tanzania's coastal region.

  • 24 Sep 2007 - 00:05 - Cameroon, DOUALA - Local Press Report

    — The Chinese government is funding a $30.6 million USD water treatment project in Cameroon's Littoral Province.

    An advance disbursement of $24.1 million USD has already been made.

  • 24 Sep 2007 - 00:05 - GHANA, ACCRA - Local Press Report

    — Ghana's Public Utility and Regulatory Commission will no longer subsidize the cost of electricity and water for consumers, according to the commission's chairman, Kwame Pianim.

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