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  • 11 Jun 2007 - 10:09 - CAIRO, Egypt - OOSKAnews Correspondent

    — The government will allocate $175 million USD to combat industrial water pollution through 2011, according to Environmental Affairs Minister Maged George.

  • 11 Jun 2007 - 10:09 - duBai, united arab emirates - Local Press Report

    — Hotels in Dubai have put into practice plans to lower their water and electricity consumption, according to industry officials.

  • 11 Jun 2007 - 10:09 - KIGALI, Rwanda - Local Press Report

    — Buildings in Kigali must install proper sewage systems within the next four months or be closed, the Kigali City Council said.

  • 11 Jun 2007 - 10:09 - united arab emirates, ABU DHABI - Local Press Report

    — Abu Dhabi's tap water is safe to drink, according to a recent Abu Dhabi Food Control Authority analysis.

  • 11 Jun 2007 - 10:09 - nairoBi, Kenya - OOSKAnews Correspondent

    — The government is inviting the Kenyan public to contribute their opinions and suggestions in drafting the National Water Services Strategy for 2007 to 2015.

  • 11 Jun 2007 - 10:09 - CAIRO, Egypt - OOSKAnews Correspondent

    — The Egyptian Ministry of Water Resources and Irrigation will form a water council to determine the water needs for different crops grown across the country, officials in the ministry said.

  • 11 Jun 2007 - 10:09 - nairoBi, Kenya, united arab emirates, ABU DHABI - OOSKAnews Correspondent

    — The National Irrigation Board plans to invest $75 million USD over the next five years to exploit available water resources for more agricultural production.

  • 11 Jun 2007 - 10:09 - GAMBIA, BANJUL - Local Press Report

    — Gambia has signed a $4.87 million USD loan agreement with the Islamic Development Bank to fund 100 water points in four regions of the country.

  • 11 Jun 2007 - 10:09 - BRAZZAVILLE, Congo - Local Press Report

    — The African Development Bank has signed two agreements worth some $3.27 million USD to finance integrated water management programs in the Congo River Basin countries.

  • 11 Jun 2007 - 10:09 - Tanzania, ARUSHA - Local Press Report

    — The newly formed Zanzibar Water Authority is studying the Arusha Urban Water Supply in hopes of learning more about managing and controlling water supply and solving water flow problems.

  • 11 Jun 2007 - 10:09 - ZIMBABWE, HARARE - Local Press Report

    — The Harare City Council has proposed a $5.26 billion USD supplementary budget for 2007 to cover a revenue shortfall caused by the transfer of water and sewerage

  • 4 Jun 2007 - 09:42 - AMMAN, Jordan - OOSKAnews Correspondent

    - A key project to pump ground water from the southern Jordanian desert to its large cities in the north has been delayed by the Jordanian government, which attributed the

  • 4 Jun 2007 - 09:42 - KAMPALA, Uganda - OOSKAnews Correspondent

    - Uganda's water sector reforms are at a crossroads. The process of moving water resources from the state to private hands started in 1995. A dozen years later, it is getting mixed reviews.

  • 4 Jun 2007 - 09:42 - Morocco, RABAT - OOSKAnews Correspondent

    —The Moroccan government expects a series of droughts will dramatically reduce this year's cereal harvest to 2.05 million tons from last year's 9.3 million tons,

  • 4 Jun 2007 - 09:42 - CAIRO, Egypt - OOSKAnews Correspondent

    — Minister of Housing and Urban Development Ahmed al Maghrabi launched three drinking water and sanitary sewers projects, costing $46.5 million USD, to ease shortages

  • 4 Jun 2007 - 09:42 - nairoBi, Kenya - OOSKAnews Correspondent

    — The government is rehabilitating water projects initiated back during the country's colonial era that collapsed in recent years.

  • 4 Jun 2007 - 09:42 - CAIRO, Egypt - OOSKAnews Correspondent

    — A large number of farmers in Kafr El-Sheikh Governorate, 200 kilometers north of Cairo, organized a sit-in in front of the regional Irrigation Department to protest

  • 4 Jun 2007 - 09:42 - JOHANNESBURG, South Africa - Local Press Report

    — GE Water and Process Technologies plans to build a 70,000 cubic meter per day desalination plant in Port Elizabeth, South Africa.

  • 4 Jun 2007 - 09:42 - duBai, united arab emirates - Local Press Report

    — A water supply pipe burst due to low pressure in the system, the Dubai Electricity and Water Authority (DEWA) said.

  • 4 Jun 2007 - 09:42 - ANGOLA, KUITO - Local Press Report

    — A new water extraction and treatment station will be built in Kuito, in Bie province.

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