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  1. Chinese Purification Plants Improve Water Quality in Cuba

    23 Apr 2018- 10:04 by Local Press Report HAVANA Xinhuanet News A donation by China of 14 purification plants is helping to improve water quality in central Cuba. The installation of these plants, which is a priority for the National Institute of Hydraulic ...

    Local Press Report - 04/23/2018 - 10:04

  2. Cuba Implements Projects to Curb Water Losses With Support From Arab Countries

    21 Nov 2016- 13:12 by OOSKAnews Correspondent HAVANA, Cuba Cuba has carried out nine projects to reduce water losses, with $221 million USD in financial support from Arab nations, according to Rosemarie Ricardo Batista, director of international relations ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 11/21/2016 - 13:12

  3. Cuba Responses to Effects of Hurricane Matthew

    2 Nov 2016- 07:07 by Local Press Report HAVANA Relief Web A new report from the UN Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs UN Country Team in Cuba offers very dry information on the country-wide impact of a very wet occurance. Access Climate D ...

    Local Press Report - 11/02/2016 - 07:07

  4. Cuba Plans Five Desalination Plants

    13 Oct 2016- 09:17 by OOSKAnews Correspondent SANTIAGO DE CUBA, Cuba Cuba is planning to build five desalination plants, according to Ines Maria Chapman, president of Cuba's National Water Resources Institute (INRH). Chapman said a 2,160-cubic-meter- ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 10/13/2016 - 09:17

  5. Cuba, China Sign New Accords For Economic Cooperation

    29 Aug 2016- 07:19 by Local Press Report HAVANA Xinhua Cuba and China on Friday signed new agreements aimed at deepening bilateral cooperation in a number of fields. Zhang Xiangchen, deputy international trade representative with China's Ministry of ...

    Local Press Report - 08/29/2016 - 09:58

  6. Saudi Arabia Lends Cuba $80 Million for Infrastructure Equipment

    4 Aug 2016- 09:03 by Local Press Report RIYADH Global Trade Review Saudi Arabia is lending US$80mn to Cuba for the import of infrastructure equipment, through its Fund for Development’s export programme. The loan is split between a five-year revolving US$ ...

    Local Press Report - 08/04/2016 - 09:03

  7. Cuba’s INRH Takes Steps to Mitigate Ongoing Drought

    12 Jul 2016- 09:56 by OOSKAnews Correspondent HAVANA, Cuba The measures Cuba has taken to mitigate the effects of a severe ongoing regional drought-- including rehabilitating water infrastructure and implementing new projects-- have made it possible to re ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 07/12/2016 - 09:56

  8. Reservoir Levels Increasing in Western Cuba

    10 Jun 2016- 10:30 by OOSKAnews Correspondent ARTEMISIA, Cuba Fourteen reservoirs in western Cuba’s drought-stricken Artemisia province have begun to recover in the wake of recent rains, according to the regional branch of the National Water Resources Ins ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 06/10/2016 - 10:30

  9. Agricultural Expansion Could Spell Disaster for Cuba’s Coral Reefs

    12 May 2016- 09:15 by Local Press Report HAVANA Undark Cuba is home to relatively pristine, Galapagos-like habitats like the Gardens of the Queen, a stunning coral reef teeming with rare species like the goliath grouper. And while policies that limit the ...

    Local Press Report - 05/12/2016 - 09:15

  10. Reservoir Levels in Eastern Cuba at 10-Year Lows

    28 Apr 2016- 10:22 by OOSKAnews Correspondent GUANTANAMO, Cuba Water levels in eastern Cuba’s dams are at their lowest levels in a decade, according to sources in the country’s National Water Resources Institute (INRH). Prensa Latina quoted INRH deputy di ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 04/28/2016 - 10:22

  11. Cuba’s INRH Sets Goals for 2016

    17 Mar 2016- 10:21 by OOSKAnews Correspondent HAVANA, Cuba Cuba’s National Institute of Hydraulic Resources (INRH) has set its major goals for 2016, Cuban Vice President Ramiro Valdes Menendez, and INRH President Ines Maria Chapman announced this week at ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 03/17/2016 - 10:21

  12. Cuba to Start $40 Million Saudi-Funded Water Infrastructure Rehab Next Year

    14 Aug 2015- 10:17 by OOSKAnews Correspondent CAMAGÜEY, Cuba Efforts to rehabilitate the water treatment and distribution network in Camagüey, Cuba’s third largest city, will begin in 2016, officials said last week. Irving Imbemo Ceron, investment special ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 08/14/2015 - 10:17

  13. Colombia’s Tumaco in “Critical Situation” Following FARC Attacks: UN Humanitarian Coordinator

    6 Jul 2015- 10:43 by OOSKAnews Correspondent BOGOTA, Colombia Residents of the southwestern Colombian town of Tumaco are in a “critical situation” following recent attacks by the Revolutionary Armed Forces of Colombia (FARC), according to Fabrizio Hochsch ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 07/06/2015 - 10:43

  14. South Africa Turns to Cuban Experts to Plug Water Losses

    18 Feb 2015- 11:12 by OOSKAnews Correspondent JOHANNESBURG, South Africa South Africa has hired Cuban experts to help it address high levels of water losses, which are currently estimated at about 37 percent. These losses cost the South African water sect ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 02/18/2015 - 11:12

  15. Experts Analyze Water Near Nicaraguan Volcano After Earthquakes

    23 Apr 2014- 10:23 by OOSKAnews Correspondent MANAGUA, Nicaragua Volcanologists and seismologists from Cuba, the United States, Mexico and Venezuela have been analyzing water samples from wells near Nicaragua's Apoyeque Volcano after an increase in s ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 04/23/2014 - 10:23