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  • 5 Nov 2006 - 23:20 - South Africa, TSHWANE - Local Press Report

    — The Olifants River Water Resources Development Project will improve water supply to rural residents in the region and improve economic prospects for the mining sector, according

  • 5 Nov 2006 - 23:20 - Botswana, GABARONE - Local Press Report

    — Botswana's Water Utilities Corporation (WUC) says expansion of the mining sector and growing demand could threaten the water supply in Gabarone.

  • 5 Nov 2006 - 23:20 - JOHANNESBURG, South Africa - Local Press Report

    — Rand Water hopes to delay the second phase of the Lesotho Highlands Water Project by reining in demand for water.

  • 5 Nov 2006 - 23:20 - Saudi Arabia, JUBAIL - OOSKAnews Correspondent

    —The long awaited next step to start the $3-$3.5 billion USD independent water and power project (IWPP) in Jubail has been taken by Saudi Power & Water Utilities Company

  • 5 Nov 2006 - 23:20 - Israel, Iraq, BASRAH, NEGEV - OOSKAnews Correspondent

    —An international conference in Israel will aim to bridge the gap between academic research institutions and various branches of industry involved in water technology and innovation.

  • 5 Nov 2006 - 23:20 - Saudi Arabia, JEDDAH - Local Press Report

    — The proposed new $10.7 billion USD Saudi water company will float shares in a public offering at a "suitable time," the water and electricity minister said.

  • 5 Nov 2006 - 23:20 - MANAMA, Bahrain - Local Press Report

    — International water industry officials and experts will gather in the Bahraini capital in January to discuss water technology and other water-related issues.

  • 5 Nov 2006 - 23:20 - DOHA, Qatar - Local Press Report

    — UK-based engineering service provider ESR Technology Ltd. will supply consulting services for the pipe work on the $1 billion USD Ras Laffan Cooling Seawater System.

  • 5 Nov 2006 - 23:20 - ANGOLA, LUANDA - Local Press Report

    — GE International may participate in projects of the Angolan Water and Energy Ministry.

  • 5 Nov 2006 - 23:20 - CAIRO, Egypt - OOSKAnews Correspondent

    — The Egyptian government is moving to crack down on industries that are dumping pollutants into the Nile.

  • 5 Nov 2006 - 23:20 - duBai, united arab emirates - OOSKAnews Correspondent

    — Some 13 prequalified groups of companies have been invited to bid for the first phase of the grassroots Jebel AN sewage treatment plant (STP).

  • 5 Nov 2006 - 23:20 - united arab emirates, SHARJAH, Malawi, LILONGWE - OOSKAnews Correspondent

    —A lack of advanced sewage services in several areas of Sharjah has many residents crying foul.

  • 5 Nov 2006 - 23:20 - LAGOS, Nigeria - Local Press Report

    — The Niger Delta is one of the five most polluted spots on Earth, thanks to the 1.5 million tons of crude oil that has spilled into the area over the past 50 years.

  • 5 Nov 2006 - 23:20 - BRUSSELS, Belgium - Local Press Report

    — Mediterranean countries will be able to share data on waste and water management and environmental programs with a new web-based information system launched as part of the Short

  • 5 Nov 2006 - 23:20 - BRUSSELS, Belgium - OOSKAnews Correspondent

    — Oil may drive Nigeria's economy, but insufficient investment in water resources and other infrastructure in the petroleum-rich Niger Delta threatens to destabilize Africa's most populous country

  • 5 Nov 2006 - 23:20 - Kenya, MACHAKOS - OOSKAnews Correspondent

    — The Machakos Water and Sewerage Company, has begun to show progress in increasing water supply, sanitation services and environmental safeguards in eastern Kenya.

  • 5 Nov 2006 - 23:20 - FREETOWN, Sierra Leone - OOSKAnews Correspondent

    —Water consumers in Sierra Leone's capital, Freetown, are still not out of the woods after two months of acute water shortage.

  • 5 Nov 2006 - 23:20 - CAIRO, Egypt, KAMPALA, Uganda - OOSKAnews Correspondent

    —The Egyptian government is giving Uganda an additional $4.5 million USD to eliminate water hyacinth from the source of the Nile in the next three years, extending the $13.9 million

  • 5 Nov 2006 - 23:20 - nairoBi, Kenya - Local Press Report

    — Kenya's water minister says the government's water sector reforms are on track to achieve the country's development goals and attract foreign investment.

  • 5 Nov 2006 - 23:20 - Saudi Arabia, JEDDAH - Local Press Report

    — Water distribution in the Jeddah and Makkah regions of Saudi Arabia has been turned over to the private sector.

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