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  • 26 Feb 2007 - 09:08 - duBai, united arab emirates - OOSKAnews Correspondent

    — Only two companies have submitted bids for Dubai's largest sewage treatment plant in Jebel AN.

    The two bids are being evaluated, Dubai government officials say.

  • 26 Feb 2007 - 09:08 - RIYADH, Saudi Arabia - OOSKAnews Correspondent

    — Bids are in for the second phase consultancy contract and financial advisory position for Riyadh's wastewater privatization program, Saudi officials said The 12-month contract includes

  • 26 Feb 2007 - 09:08 - NEW DELHI, India, duBai, united arab emirates - OOSKAnews Correspondent

    — UAE-based desalination and wastewater investor and operator Metito won a turnkey contract from Palm Water for a wastewater treatment plant.

  • 26 Feb 2007 - 09:08 - TUNIS, Tunisia - Local Press Report

    — The African Development Bank Group is extending a $20.86 million USD grant for a water supply and sanitation project in Niger.

  • 26 Feb 2007 - 09:08 - South Africa, TSHWANE - Local Press Report

    — The Municipal Infrastructure Grant will receive $56.5 million USD in government funds to improve basic sanitation services in the country.

  • 26 Feb 2007 - 09:08 - ZIMBABWE, BULAWAYO - Local Press Report

    — Bulawayo may turn to recycled water to counter dwindling supplies.

    The city council's executive committee is expected to vote on a measure to recycle city water at its next meeting.

  • 26 Feb 2007 - 09:08 - NAMIBIA, LUDERITZ - Local Press Report

    — An European Commission-financed $3.9 million USD sewage effluent treatment plant in this harbor town is nearly complete, despite delays that could push back the target finish date.

  • 26 Feb 2007 - 09:08 - nairoBi, Kenya - OOSKAnews Correspondent

    — The government has decentralized water inspection services to the district level.

    Previously, the government had two laboratories based in Nairobi.

  • 26 Feb 2007 - 09:08 - CAIRO, Egypt - OOSKAnews Correspondent

    —The Ministry of Irrigation and Water Resources is installing 51 water pumping units in agricultural governorates of Kafr El-Sheikh, West Delta, Nobariya, Daqahliya and Sharqiya,

  • 26 Feb 2007 - 09:08 - FREETOWN, Sierra Leone, MAPUTO, Mozambique - OOSKAnews Correspondent

    — The UK's Department for International Development is giving $9.8 million USD to the ailing state-run Guma Valley Water Company's program for 2007 to 2008, officials say.

  • 26 Feb 2007 - 09:08 - South Africa, TSHWANE - Local Press Report

    — The Cabinet has taken steps to align infrastructure project delivery with budget cycles, a move it says will improve planning and completion of water, sanitation and other such projects.

  • 26 Feb 2007 - 09:08 - GAZA CITY, Gaza Strip - OOSKAnews Correspondent

    Israel and the emerging Palestinian state live in parallel universes when it comes to water. In one universe, water can be pulled from the ground or, if necessary, coaxed

  • 19 Feb 2007 - 09:08 - RIYADH, Saudi Arabia - OOSKAnews Correspondent

    — The six-nation Gulf Cooperation Council is considering an international water grid, similar to one that already distributes electricity, to allow potable water to be

  • 19 Feb 2007 - 09:08 - AMMAN, Jordan - OOSKAnews Correspondent

    — When the Amman government privatized the city's water distribution in 1999, Suez won the bid to run the network, but didn't expect fierce

  • 19 Feb 2007 - 09:08 - united arab emirates, ABU DHABI - OOSKAnews Correspondent

    — The Federal Electricity and Water Authority in assessing major desalination projects to counter increased water consumption in the northern emirates.

  • 19 Feb 2007 - 09:08 - Iraq, BAGHDAD - OOSKAnews Correspondent

    —Iraq's Ministry of Works and Municipalities could not carry out all the drinking water projects it planned for 2006 because insufficient funds were dispersed, according to

  • 19 Feb 2007 - 09:08 - nairoBi, Kenya - OOSKAnews Correspondent

    — Mobile water providers are doing a lucrative business in Nairobi's wealthier suburbs, taking advantage of the city water utility's failure to meet demand in the more upscale

  • 19 Feb 2007 - 09:08 - CAIRO, Egypt - OOSKAnews Correspondent

    — The governorate of Matrouh, located 350 kilometers from Cairo in Egypt's Western Desert, has succeeded in reserving more than 1.5 million cubic meters of rainwater since the start

  • 19 Feb 2007 - 09:08 - nairoBi, Kenya, ZIMBABWE, HARARE - OOSKAnews Correspondent

    — Coast Water and Sewerage Company has commenced construction of water tanks in Kilifi District along the Kenyan coast.

  • 19 Feb 2007 - 09:08 - nairoBi, Kenya - Local Press Report

    — Kenya's foreign minister is urging residents near Lake Victoria to make use of the lake's resources without regard for the Nile Treaty governing water use.

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