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  1. 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

  2. GCC Countries Launch Studies on Common Water Network

    23 Oct 2013- 10:03 by OOSKAnews Correspondent MANAMA, Bahrain The Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) has started technical studies on a common regional water network, Bahraini Minister of Electricity and Water Abdel-Hussein Ben Ali Merza said last week. “The ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 10/23/2013 - 10:03

  3. 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

  4. Saudi Arabia Provides $448 Million for Development Projects in Bahrain

    Saudi Arabia last week agreed to supply Bahrain with a $448 million USD grant for development projects as part of a larger $2.5 billion USD Saudi pledge, Bahrain News Agency reported. ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 01/08/2013 - 10:36

  5. Gulf Countries to Complete Common Water Network by 2020

    Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) member countries plan to complete a common water network by 2020, according to officials in the region. ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 11/16/2012 - 10:46

  6. Gulf Ministers Agree on Common Water Network

    The water and energy ministers of the Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) on October 10 agreed to move forward with creating a common GCC water network. ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 10/11/2012 - 09:40

  7. Egypt Could Join GCC Common Water Network

    15 Jun 2012- 00:00 by OOSKAnews Correspondent RIYADH, Saudi Arabia The Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC)  member countries on June 12 agreed to move forward with establishing a common water network that would also include Egypt. The decision came during the ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 05/15/2013 - 17:44

  8. Students Compete to Organize Best Water Conservation Campaign

    23 Jan 2012- 14:17 by Local Press Report JEDDAH Arab News (Saudi Arabia) Students in the Gulf region are competing to see who has designed the best media campaign on water conservation. BMG Foundation is sponsoring the Our Water, Our Life competition.  Th ...

    Local Press Report - 05/15/2012 - 14:31

  9. Saudis Plan $66 Billion USD Desalination, Wastewater Program

    12 Dec 2011- 15:59 by OOSKAnews Correspondent RIYADH, Saudi Arabia Saudi Arabia’s National Water Co. (NWC) plans to spend $66.4 billion USD on water and wastewater projects over the next eight years, as water consumption grows faster than the kingdom’s bu ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 05/15/2012 - 14:34

  10. Invest Northern Ireland Eyes Gulf Markets

    2 Nov 2009- 13:48 by Local Press Report RIYADH, A F R I C The Saudi Gazette Multiple companies from different sectors held exhibitions, conferences and networking events in Saudi Arabia on October 23-28 and Bahrain from October 20-23 as apart of the " ...

    Local Press Report - 08/19/2015 - 09:06

  11. Saudi Arabia: $32 Billion USD for Construction, Infrastructure in Riyadh

    23 Apr 2007- 10:08 by Local Press Report RIYADH, Saudi Arabia Gulf Daily News (Bahrain) — The kingdom will spend $32 billion USD for infrastructure and construction projects in the capital city area. The projects include renovation of the water and sewage ...

    Local Press Report - 01/14/2011 - 15:00

  12. Saudi Arabia: GE Wins $1 Billion in Orders for Water and Power Projects

    5 Feb 2007- 09:08 by Local Press Report BOSTON, Massachusetts Gulf Daily News (Bahrain) — General Electric received $1 billion USD in orders for water and power projects in Saudi Arabia. GE said it was providing the electricity-generating turbines for the ...

    Local Press Report - 01/14/2011 - 16:00