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  1. China, Japan, South Korea Agree to Work Together on Environmental Issues

    2 May 2014- 10:00 by OOSKAnews Correspondent DAEGU, South Korea Environment ministers from China, Japan and South Korea this week agreed to work together to combat a range of environmental problems, including water and air pollution, climate change and lo ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 05/02/2014 - 10:00

  2. Conversations With Water Leaders: Saline Water Conversion Corporation (SWCC) Governor H.E. Dr. Abdulrahman M. Al-Ibrahim on Renewable Energy for Desalination and Water for All

    13 Sep 2013- 10:01 by OOSKAnews Correspondent SINGAPORE Seventh in a series, “Conversations With Water Leaders,” conducted by OOSKAnews in association with  Singapore International Water Week. In this edition, H.E. Dr. Abdulrahman M. Al-Ibrahim, Governor ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 09/17/2013 - 14:55

  3. Hyflux Consortium Signs Desalinated Water Deal in Gujarat, India

    A consortium of Singapore water services company Hyflux and Japan’s Hitachi has signed a water purchase agreement to deliver desalinated water to the Dahej Special Economic Zone in Gujarat, India, the Singaporean firm announced on January 14.  ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 05/16/2013 - 05:13

  4. China’s Pulp, Paper Sector Needs Advanced Wastewater Treatment Technologies: Biothane

    The pulp and paper sector requires effective wastewater treatment because of the “highly concentrated effluents produced at manufacturing plants,” and China, with a large number of manufactures, will likely see an increase need for “more advanced and stab ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 08/19/2015 - 09:03

  5. ADB Will Not Finance Pakistan's Diamer Bhasha Dam If China Financing Compromises Environment

    4 Sep 2012- 09:33 by Local Press Report ISLAMABAD The Express Tribune The Asian Development Bank (ADB) has told Pakistan that it will not finance Diamer Bhasha Dam if Islamabad compromises on safeguard measures and competitive bidding process while seekin ...

    Local Press Report - 05/22/2013 - 08:47

  6. China Looks to Increase Efficiency of Large-Scale Conservation, Irrigation Projects

    Agricultural projects in China that involve water conservancy measures and energy saving may see more government approvals in the second half of the year. ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 07/20/2012 - 10:10

  7. Cadmium Pollution Extensive in China Rice Paddies

    22 Feb 2011- 09:45 by OOSKAnews Correspondent China, GUANGXI At least 10 percent of China’s rice may be tainted by poisonous cadmium, according to research by a team of Chinese scientists.  Passed through mine and industrial sewage, the heavy metal infilt ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 05/15/2012 - 15:11

  8. China: Hu Discusses Environment, Sanitation Cooperation With Japan

    12 May 2008- 22:20 by Local Press Report BEIJING, China Xinhua (China) — Chinese President Hu Jintao discussed cooperation in the fields of environmental protection and sewage disposal with his Japanese counterpart during his visit to Japan last week, acc ...

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

  9. China's Pollution Problems Spill Over to Fishing Industry

    17 Mar 2008- 20:07 by OOSKAnews Correspondent BEIJING, China — China's water pollution problems are posing a threat to another major sector of the country's economy, its fisheries. It is estimated that 70 percent of fisheries in the world come f ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 01/14/2011 - 13:00

  10. Asia-Pacific Water Forum to Hold First Summit

    15 Oct 2007- 20:37 by OOSKAnews Correspondent BEIJING, TOKYO, China, Japan — The first Asia-Pacific Water Summit will bring together high-level political officials to discuss water supply, sanitation, water-related disaster prevention and pollution- issue ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 01/14/2011 - 13:00

  11. Singapore: Water, Sanitation as Important as Disaster Relief

    17 Sep 2007- 23:30 by Local Press Report sinGapore, SINGAPORE CITY The Seoul Times (Korea) — Water and sanitation problems in Asian countries should be addressed with the same urgency as disaster relief, according to experts attending a recent meeting on ...

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