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  1. Water Re-nationalization Is a Trend in EU Nations

    17 Apr 2018- 08:45 by Local Press Report DOHA Al Jazeera In 2010, water was officially recognised as a universal human right by the United Nations. However, the European Union has yet to do the same. The management of water has long been in the hands of p ...

    Local Press Report - 04/17/2018 - 08:45

  2. Expats Use Less Water Than Qataris

    1 Mar 2016- 08:54 by Local Press Report DOHA Zawya Official estimates for 2015 show that while an expatriate used an average of 82.2 cubic metres of water in a year, the figure for nationals was 600.5 cubic metres. The aim of the study is to assess the su ...

    Local Press Report - 03/01/2016 - 08:54

  3. Thirty-Three Countries Could Face High Water Stress in 2040: WRI

    27 Aug 2015- 10:05 by OOSKAnews Correspondent WASHINGTON, DC, United States Thirty-three countries could face extremely high water stress in 2040, according to a new analysis by the World Resources Institute (WRI). In its Aqueduct Projected Water Stress C ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 08/27/2015 - 10:05

  4. World Water Congress: Dr. Martin Keulertz Looks Forward to Scotland

    13 Apr 2015- 10:16 by OOSKAnews Correspondent WASHINGTON, DC, United States The XVth World Water Congress of the International Water Resources Association (IWRA) will meet in Edinburgh, Scotland, on May 25-29, 2015. OOSKAnews spoke at the end of last week ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 04/13/2015 - 10:16

  5. Financing Deal in Place for Qatar Reservoir

    8 Dec 2014- 09:56 by Local Press Report DOHA Arabian Business Al Khalij Commercial Bank said on Sunday it has arranged financing to a joint venture between Boom Construction Company and CAT International Qatar to develop pipelines for a mega reservoirs pr ...

    Local Press Report - 12/08/2014 - 09:56

  6. Afghanistan Could Take More Water From Amu Darya River: Russian Analyst

    6 Nov 2014- 10:53 by OOSKAnews Correspondent MOSCOW, Russia Afghanistan could start withdrawing a much greater volume of water from the Amu Darya River to irrigate its farms, uner a project funded by Arab nations, a Russian analyst said this week. Yevgeni ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 11/06/2014 - 10:53

  7. Qatar, Saint-Gobain PAM Sign $268 Million Deal for Water Security Program

    1 Aug 2014- 08:52 by Local Press Report DOHA The Peninsula Qatar Qatar’s ongoing ‘drinking water security programme’ received a boost as the French company Saint-Gobain PAM signed two contracts with AlJaber Engineering LLC worth $268m (200m euros). The co ...

    Local Press Report - 08/01/2014 - 08:55

  8. French Firm Wins Piping Contract in Qatar

    29 Jul 2014- 10:06 by Local Press Report DOHA Arabian Business French building materials company Saint Gobain PAM has announced that it has won two deals worth €200 million ($268.7 million) to supply pipes for five mega-reservoirs in Qatar. The products, ...

    Local Press Report - 07/29/2014 - 10:06

  9. GCC Needs Water Technology to Combat Shortages: Frost & Sullivan

    13 Jun 2014- 10:25 by Local Press Report SAN ANTONIO CPI Financial Focus of the water sector in the GCC is shifting towards sustainable practices, wastewater treatment, and recycling. According to Frost & Sullivan, innovation is the need of the hour i ...

    Local Press Report - 06/13/2014 - 10:25

  10. Qatari Utility Awards Leak Detection Contract

    11 Jun 2014- 10:09 by Local Press Report DOHA Construction Week Online Pure Technologies has been awarded a leak detection contract by Qatar General Electricity and Water Corporation (Kahramaa). The contract is valued at up to $4mn and will run over a thr ...

    Local Press Report - 06/11/2014 - 10:09

  11. AMWC Concludes Session in Qatar

    30 May 2014- 10:01 by Local Press Report DOHA Oman Daily Observer The 6th session’s meeting of the Arab Ministerial Water Council (AMWC)  concluded in Doha, which lasted for two days with the participation of the Sultanate. The Omani delegation in the mee ...

    Local Press Report - 05/30/2014 - 10:01

  12. Romanian Water Company to Export Water to Qatar, Saudi Arabia

    30 Apr 2014- 10:04 by OOSKAnews Correspondent BUCHAREST, Romania SC RAJA SA, the water company serving Romania's Constanta County, plans to export water to Qatar and Saudi Arabia, the company’s general manager, Felix Stroe, said during a press confer ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 04/30/2014 - 10:04

  13. ConocoPhillips' Global Water Sustainability Unveils Interactive Booth at Qatar Fair

    23 Apr 2014- 10:22 by Local Press Report DOHA Zawya Demonstrating its commitment to the environment, ConocoPhillips' Global Water Sustainability Center (GWSC)participates in Qatar Petroleum's ( QP ) 8th annual Environment Fair 2014 from 23rd- 26 ...

    Local Press Report - 04/23/2014 - 10:22

  14. GCC Water Interconnection Necessary to Ensure Security: Minister

    3 Mar 2014- 10:11 by Local Press Report DOHA The Peninsula With one of the highest level of per capita water consumption in the water-stressed GCC region, the interconnection of its water resources has become inevitable to ensure water security, the Minis ...

    Local Press Report - 03/03/2014 - 10:11

  15. Qatar Cuts Water Consumption by 6 Percent

    20 Feb 2014- 10:11 by OOSKAnews Correspondent DOHA, Qatar Qatar succeeded in cutting individual water consumption by 6 percent in 2013, according to officials at the General Electricity and Water Corporation (Kahramaa). “Kahramaa has managed to cut indivi ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 02/20/2014 - 10:11