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  • 2 Jul 2007 - 10:09 - united arab emirates, ABU DHABI - Local Press Report

    - Abu Dhabi's water consumption has reached 350 liters per person per day, according to the Environment Agency — Abu Dhabi.

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

    — Recent rains have replenished supplies in underground aquifers throughout Oman, according to the Ministry of Regional Municipalities, Environment and Water Resources.

  • 2 Jul 2007 - 10:09 - RIYADH, Saudi Arabia - OOSKAnews Correspondent

    - The Saudi Water & Electricity Company has issued a request for proposals to 10 prequalified groups for the Ras Al Zour independent water and power project (IWPP), officials said.

  • 2 Jul 2007 - 10:09 - TRIPOLI, LIBYA - OOSKAnews Correspondent

    - The General Electricity Company of Libya (Gecol) issued a request for proposals for the project to build a new desalination plant at Tobruk.

  • 2 Jul 2007 - 10:09 - united arab emirates, ABU DHABI - OOSKAnews Correspondent

    - A consortium of Marubeni Corporation and International Power (IP) is the first-ranked bidder for the Fujairah 2 independent water and power project (IWPP), according to the Abu Dhabi Water

  • 2 Jul 2007 - 10:09 - DOHA, Qatar - Local Press Report

    — The Qatar District Cooling Company (Qatar Cool) has taken a $285 The loan facility will be used to refinance a $69 million dollar term loan Qatar Cool raised in September 2005. It also will go

  • — Severn Trent Services is opening a branch office in Abu Dhabi It is the company's second office in the Middle East region.

    The first is in Cairo, Egypt.

  • 2 Jul 2007 - 10:09 - KIGALI, Rwanda - Local Press Report

    — The United Nations Human Settlements Program (UN-HABITAT) is providing $1.5 million USD to improve water and sanitation to urban areas The funds fall under a three-year

  • 2 Jul 2007 - 10:09 - ADDIS ABABA, Ethiopia - Local Press Report

    — Finland signed an agreement to provide some $12 million USD for a water supply program in Amhara state.

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

    — Regional mineral water provider Masafi is launching a new four-gallon size mineral water bottle.

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

    — The Egyptian Irrigation Authority stopped operations at five irrigation water stations in the Nile Delta region in northern Cairo, as their water production proved to be unsuitable for

  • 2 Jul 2007 - 10:09 - KIGALI, Rwanda - OOSKAnews Correspondent

    — Water levels in Rwanda's water bodies have decreased dramatically, according to President Paul Kagame.

  • 2 Jul 2007 - 10:09 - FREETOWN, Sierra Leone - OOSKAnews Correspondent

    — The United Nations Children's Fund (UNICEF) has handed over 600 wells and 750 toilets to primary schools in Kono (in eastern Sierra Leone) and Koinadugu and

  • 2 Jul 2007 - 10:09 - KAMPALA, Uganda - OOSKAnews Correspondent

    — A new water purifying tablet has been launched on the Ugandan market.

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

    — The US Agency for International Development (USAID) is funding grants to help water conservation efforts by 19 community-based organizations in Amman and Madaba.

  • 2 Jul 2007 - 10:09 - Uganda, MANAFWA - Local Press Report

    — The water flowing from most rivers flowing through Mt. Elgon National Park is contaminated and unfit for consumption, according to a recent ecological report.

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

    — Although recycled sewage water is used for irrigation and cooling in the United Arab Emirates, Dubai continues to resist using it for drinking water.

  • 2 Jul 2007 - 10:09 - TEHRAN, Iran - OOSKAnews Correspondent

    - The Iranian government has stepped up efforts to attract national and international investors for a wide range of new projects in the water and power sectors, with the release

  • 2 Jul 2007 - 10:09 - Uganda, ENTEBBE - OOSKAnews Correspondent

    - The Nile Council of Ministers (NILECOM) has agreed on all the articles of the Nile Basin cooperative framework except one.

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

    — A parliamentary committee is expected to conclude its investigation into the failure of the $85 million USD Karameh Dam this month, according to Parliamentary deputy Mamdouh Abbadi.

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