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  1. Romania Takes Steps to Bolster Flood Protection

    20 May 2016- 10:22 by OOSKAnews Correspondent BUCHAREST, Romania The Romanian government has identified and prioritized a total of 2,600 measures aimed at managing flood risk throughout the country through 2020. Nicolae Bărbieru, general manager of Admini ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 05/20/2016 - 10:22

  2. Tulcea County Water Utility Tenders Technical Assistance Contract for $91 Million Project

    25 Nov 2015- 10:17 by OOSKAnews Correspondent TULCEA, Romania Aquaserv SA, the water company operating in Romania’s Tulcea County, has announced a tender for a technical assistance contract as part of a $91 million USD water and wastewater development pro ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 11/25/2015 - 10:17

  3. Romanian City Runs Out of Water as Drought Persists

    18 Aug 2015- 10:06 by OOSKAnews Correspondent BUCHAREST, Romania As a result of the ongoing drought in the region, the town of Calafat, in Dolj County, has run out of drinking water. Insufficient water levels in the Danube River have forced pumps to be sh ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 08/18/2015 - 10:06

  4. Danube's Water Levels Drop Dramatically

    11 Aug 2015- 08:57 by Local Press Report BUCHAREST ACT Media The lack of precipitations in the past few weeks caused the Danube's water level to drop to near-record lows, with the river's discharge down to half its usual average at this time of ...

    Local Press Report - 08/11/2015 - 08:57

  5. Danube Water Levels Fall Due to Drought in Romania

    31 Jul 2015- 09:37 by Local Press Report BUCHAREST Associated Press Shipping has been restricted along some sections of the Danube River in Romania as water levels fall due to a drought gripping southern Europe. Romanian authorities say flow in Europe ...

    Local Press Report - 07/31/2015 - 09:37

  6. Romania, Bulgaria Launch Joint Danube Water Program

    1 Jul 2015- 10:42 by Local Press Report BUCHAREST ACT Media Romania and Bulgaria will implement new measures to monitor and protect the common section of the Danube via the joint program Danube Water, announced the Ministry of Environment, Waters and Fore ...

    Local Press Report - 07/01/2015 - 10:42

  7. Hungary Joins Program to Upgrade Water Utilities in Ukraine's Zakarpattia Region

    15 Apr 2015- 11:10 by OOSKAnews Correspondent BUDAPEST, Hungary Hungary will participate in a project to upgrade water utilities in southwestern Ukraine's Zakarpattia Oblast, local media reported last week. The project, which will cost at least $10.6 ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 04/15/2015 - 11:11

  8. Moldovan Environmentalists Warn of Prut River Pollution

    12 Dec 2014- 11:02 by OOSKAnews Correspondent CHISINAU, Moldova The Prut River, a tributary of the Danube that flows through Ukraine, Moldova and Romania and provides drinking water to people in the region, is at risk of contamination with toxic chemicals ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 12/16/2014 - 21:57

  9. Glina Wastewater Treatment Plant Tender Still Not Resolved

    9 Dec 2014- 10:43 by OOSKAnews Correspondent BUCHAREST, Romania Work on the $194.4 million USD second stage of phase two of the Glina wastewater treatment plant in Bucharest has been delayed because of a tender procedure that has dragged on for nearly two ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 12/09/2014 - 10:43

  10. Romania’s Brăila County Approves $177 Million Worth of Water, Sewerage Projects

    1 Oct 2014- 10:25 by OOSKAnews Correspondent BRĂILA, Romania The town council in the Romanian city of Brăila-- seat of BrăilaCounty-- has approved a list of priority water supply and wastewater investments, worth a total of some $177 million USD. The city ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 10/01/2014 - 10:25

  11. Floods Disrupt Water Services in Romania, Serbia

    22 Sep 2014- 10:00 by OOSKAnews Correspondent BUCHAREST, Romania Floods last week disrupted water supply to residents in southwestern Romania’s Mehedinti, Timis and Caras Severin counties, as well as in neighboring Serbia and Croatia. At least one person ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 09/22/2014 - 10:00

  12. Romania’s Caraș Severin County to Invest $190 Million for Water, Wastewater Infrastructure

    7 Jul 2014- 10:23 by OOSKAnews Correspondent REȘIȚA, Romania AquaCaras, the local water and sewage services provider in Romania’s Caraș Severin County, last week announced a planned investment of $190 million USD to develop fresh and wastewater infrastruc ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 07/07/2014 - 10:23

  13. Romania Still Faces Water Contamination From Old Mines

    3 Jul 2014- 10:11 by OOSKAnews Correspondent BUCHAREST, Romania Romanian Environmental Police are working to halt groundwater and soil contamination from an old mining site in Balan, in Harghita County, on the Olt River. The mine in Balan was operational ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 07/03/2014 - 10:11

  14. Romania Issues Orange Alert for 10 Counties Due to Floods

    20 May 2014- 10:13 by OOSKAnews Correspondent BUCHAREST, Romania Ten counties in Romania are on orange alert this week due to the severe floods that have devastated southeastern Europe over the past week. The affected counties in Romania are Dolj, Vrancea ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 05/20/2014 - 10:13

  15. Tulcea, Romania Completes First Wastewater Treatment Facility

    30 Jan 2014- 10:07 by OOSKAnews Correspondent TULCEA, Romania The Romanian city of Tulcea has completed construction of its first wastewater treatment plant. “Any community that is mainly [a tourist destination] must have a sewage system and a facility to ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 01/30/2014 - 10:07