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  1. Green Climate Fund Meets In Bahrain, Has A Bahrain Problem

    19 Oct 2018- 09:27 by OOSKAnews Correspondent MANAMA, Bahrain As the board of the United Nations' Green Climate Fund (GCF) meets in Manama this week, uncertainty swirls around the entity's funding and spending, and a contentious oil wastewater c ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 10/19/2018 - 09:27

  2. Bahrain's Batelco Donates $200,000 to Maldives

    2 Feb 2015- 09:54 by Local Press Report MANAMA Bahrain News Agency Batelco, as part of its CSR programme has supported humanitarian efforts in the Maldives, the home of its sister Company, Dhiraagu, according to Bahrain Telecommunications Company.The Mald ...

    Local Press Report - 02/02/2015 - 09:54

  3. Kuwait Finances $136 Million Wastewater Treatment Plant in Bahrain

    15 Apr 2014- 10:00 by OOSKAnews Correspondent MANAMA, Bahrain The Kuwait Fund for Development (KFD) last week signed a $136 million USD financing agreement with the Bahraini government for a project to expand the Toblei Wastewater Treatment Plant. The fou ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 04/15/2014 - 10:00

  4. GCC Water Network Will Start on Bilateral Basis

    18 Feb 2014- 10:04 by OOSKAnews Correspondent MANAMA, Bahrain Gulf Cooperation Council’s (GCC) Common Water Network will initially be carried out on a bilateral basis, Bahraini Minister of Electricity and Water Abdel-Hussein Merza said last week. “The net ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 02/18/2014 - 10:04

  5. Bahrain Launches $4.4 Billion Worth of Infrastructure Projects

    3 Feb 2014- 10:04 by OOSKAnews Correspondent MANAMA, Bahrain Bahrain is launching $4.4 billion USD worth of major infrastructure projects in 2014, including $2.2 billion USD worth of power and water projects, according to Bahraini officials. Among the pro ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 02/03/2014 - 10:04

  6. Bahrain to Take Action on Riffa Sewage Crisis

    30 Jan 2014- 10:00 by Local Press Report MANAMA Gulf Daily News Authorities have vowed action is being taken over a delayed sewage network in Riffa, after rights activists threatened to protest against human waste flooding residential neighbourhoods. The ...

    Local Press Report - 01/30/2014 - 10:00

  7. Bahraini Activists Decry Sewage Flooding as a Human Rights Violation

    29 Jan 2014- 09:56 by Local Press Report MANAMA Gulf Daily News Human rights activists have waded into an ongoing row over sewage flooding in residential neighbourhoods.  They are threatening to take to the streets in protest and say overflowing human was ...

    Local Press Report - 01/29/2014 - 10:09

  8. Bahrain Hosts Forum Highlighting Japanese Expertise in Sanitation

    21 Jan 2014- 10:10 by Local Press Report MANAMA Bahrain News Agency The Ministry of Works, in coordination with the Japanese Embassy in Bahrain, organized a forum on "Japanese expertise in sanitary engineering." The forum, under the patronage of ...

    Local Press Report - 01/21/2014 - 10:10

  9. Bahrain Tenders Toblei Wastewater Treatment Plant Expansion

    10 Dec 2013- 10:18 by OOSKAnews Correspondent MANAMA, Bahrain The Bahraini Ministry of Public Works last week issued a tender for the $230 million USD expansion project at the Toblei wastewater treatment plant. The bidding is restricted to Saudi and Kuwai ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 12/10/2013 - 10:19

  10. Bahrain Launches Water Savings Plan

    14 Nov 2013- 10:11 by Local Press Report MANAMA Trade Arabia Bahrain is embarking on an ambitious plan to optimise water resources and rationalise consumption, which aims to save up to 10 million gallons of water a year, a report said. The Electricity and ...

    Local Press Report - 11/14/2013 - 10:11

  11. Common GCC Water Network Will Cost $10.5 Billion: Bahraini Minister

    2 Oct 2013- 10:02 by OOSKAnews Correspondent MANAMA, Bahrain The common water network that Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) countries are planning to construct will cost some $10.5 billion USD, according to Bahraini Minister of Electricity and Water Abdel-M ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 10/02/2013 - 10:02

  12. Bahrain Launches $250 Million Sewage Treatment Plant Expansion

    16 Sep 2013- 10:02 by OOSKAnews Correspondent MANAMA, Bahrain Bahrain’s Ministry of Housing is launching the fourth phase of the $250 million USD Toblei Sewage Treatment Plant, officials announced last week. This phase of the project will increase the pla ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 09/24/2013 - 07:25

  13. Bahrain Opening Water Sector to Foreign Investment; Report Says

    14 Aug 2013- 10:11 by Local Press Report BOSTON MA Fast Market Research Bahrain's water sector is gradually being reformed and opened up to foreign direct investment. Initial efforts are tentative and it remains to be seen if Crown Prince Salman, app ...

    Local Press Report - 08/14/2013 - 10:11

  14. GCC Holds Talks on Common Water Network

    16 Jul 2013- 10:02 by OOSKAnews Correspondent JEDDAH, Saudi Arabia The Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) met this weekend to further discuss plans for a $1 billion USD unified regional water network, including discussing legal aspects and overall planning. T ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 07/19/2013 - 09:23

  15. GCC Prepares Unified Water Strategy

    24 Jun 2013- 10:04 by OOSKAnews Correspondent RIYADH, Saudi Arabia The Gulf Cooperation Council is drafting a unified water strategy for member countries, according to Abdallah al Shebli, assistant secretary-general for economic affairs at the GCC Secreta ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 06/28/2013 - 09:57