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21 Sep 2016- 07:59 by OOSKAnews Correspondent NEW YORK, NY, United States UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon spoke to the United Nations General Assembly on September 21st, and took the opportunity of his farewell address to urge world leaders to end the wa ...
OOSKAnews Corre... - 09/21/2016 - 10:24
9 Feb 2016- 11:51 by OOSKAnews Correspondent PHNOM PENH, Cambodia Environmental and civil society groups in the lower Mekong region are calling on the 10-member Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) to address Laos’ Don Sahong hydropower project ...
OOSKAnews Corre... - 02/09/2016 - 11:51
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
24 Jun 2014- 10:22 by Local Press Report SINGAPORE Bloomberg Water scarcity may spark geopolitical conflicts in such countries as those around the Tigris-Euphrates and Nile river basins, according to the World Water Council’s president. “Water and politic ...
Local Press Report - 06/24/2014 - 10:22
6 Mar 2014- 10:11 by OOSKAnews Correspondent SINGAPORE Malaysia does not have the legal right to review the price of the water it sells to Singapore, because the terms of the sale are set under the water agreement the two nations signed in 1962, Singapore ...
OOSKAnews Corre... - 03/06/2014 - 10:11
18 Feb 2014- 09:41 by Local Press Report KUALA LUMPUR Malay Mail Online Johor is set to press ahead with a contentious bid to raise the price of raw water to Singapore for the first time in over half a century, now that the legal hurdles have been removed ...
Local Press Report - 02/18/2014 - 10:06
18 Dec 2013- 10:20 by OOSKAnews Correspondent WASHINGTON, DC, United States A new study by Washington, DC-based research group the World Resources Institute (WRI) found that 69 of countries around the world are facing extreme competition for water resourc ...
OOSKAnews Corre... - 12/18/2013 - 10:20
27 Nov 2013- 10:29 by OOSKAnews Correspondent SINGAPORE A key difficulty many businesses have with investing in sustainability initiatives is determining how to be sure they make good business sense. To help with that determination, for water in particula ...
OOSKAnews Corre... - 11/27/2013 - 10:29