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  1. World's Rivers Polluted By Antibiotics

    29 May 2019- 08:14 by OOSKAnews Correspondent YORK, United Kingdom Researchers have found antibiotic pollution exceeding globally established “safe” levels in the world's rivers by as much as 300 times in some instances. Scientists looked for 14 comm ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 05/29/2019 - 08:14

  2. New Zealand: Anger as Lakes Tapped for Bottled Water

    27 Mar 2017- 09:52 by Local Press Report LONDON The Guardian A plan to extract millions of litres of water out of a Unesco world heritage site, send it by pipe to the coast and ship it to foreign markets for bottling has ignited a campaign over water reso ...

    Local Press Report - 03/27/2017 - 09:52

  3. OOSKAnews Voices: Transferring Bulk Water across Borders

    13 Sep 2016- 10:07 by OOSKAnews Correspondent GLASGOW, United Kingdom OOSKAnews Voices  is a series of guest “opinion columns” on water, written by senior participants in different parts of the international water community. The columns provide a global p ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 09/13/2016 - 10:43

  4. South Asia Most at Risk of Natural Disasters, While Sub-Saharan Africa Is Most Vulnerable: Report

    30 Mar 2016- 10:47 by OOSKAnews Correspondent BATH, United Kingdom Countries in Asia are at highest risk from natural disasters such as floods, severe storms and earthquakes, but countries in Sub-Saharan Africa are most vulnerable to the effects of such d ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 03/30/2016 - 10:47

  5. Global Energy Demand Affects Freshwater in Water-Scarce Countries: Study

    18 Nov 2015- 10:05 by OOSKAnews Correspondent SOUTHAMPTON, United Kingdom Energy demand in some countries can have an impact on freshwater resources well beyond their borders, and can further strain water resources in areas already grappling with scarcity ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 11/18/2015 - 10:05

  6. Local Resource Risks in Developing Countries Can Trigger Global Risks: Report

    10 Feb 2015- 10:48 by OOSKAnews Correspondent LONDON, United Kingdom Local resource risks-- like water stress, land-use change, food security and energy instability-- in developing countries have the potential to trigger “political and economic risks that ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 02/11/2015 - 11:51

  7. Water Scarcity Could Limit Shale Resource Development: WRI

    3 Sep 2014- 10:01 by OOSKAnews Correspondent WASHINGTON, DC, United States Limited availability of freshwater could become a stumbling block to the growing shale gas sector, according to a new report from the Washington, DC-based World Resource Institute ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 09/03/2014 - 10:01

  8. Dryden Aqua to Help Develop Cost-Effective Drinking Water Solutions in India

    27 Feb 2014- 10:17 by OOSKAnews Correspondent EDINBURGH, United Kingdom Scottish water treatment company Dryden Aqua  is helping to provide energy- and cost-effective drinking water solutions in rural India as part of the the European Commission's Se ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 02/27/2014 - 14:39

  9. Modern Water Signs Three Contracts in China

    9 Dec 2013- 10:08 by OOSKAnews Correspondent GUILDFORD, United Kingdom The United Kingdom's Modern Water has announced the signing of three key water supply contracts during last week's UK trade mission to China. The commission, led by Prime Min ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 12/09/2013 - 10:08

  10. China, Uzbekistan Sign Investment, Cooperation Deals

    17 Sep 2013- 10:02 by OOSKAnews Correspondent TASHKENT, Uzbekistan During Chinese President Xi Jinping’s visit to Uzbekistan last week, the two countries signed $15 billion USD worth of contracts on investment and cooperation, including several million do ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 09/17/2013 - 10:02

  11. Carbon Trust Launches Water Reduction Awards

    The Carbon Trust, a UK-based organization devoted to helping companies, governments and the public sector accelerate the move to a low-carbon economy, this week announced the launch of the world’s first international award for water reduction. ...

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

  12. Japanese Trading Firms Entering Global Water Market

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    Local Press Report - 05/21/2013 - 21:52

  13. Modern Water Raises $15.5 Million for China, Middle East Expansion

    UK-based membrane technologies company Modern Water announced this week that it has raised some $15.5 million USD to expand the company’s presence in China and the Middle East. ...

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

  14. Beijing Water Authority Looks to Acquire British Water Utility

    The Beijing Water Authority it preparing to bid for British water utility Sutton & East Surrey Water (SESW). ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 01/29/2013 - 10:10

  15. Consumers Growing More Concerned Over Industry's Water, Waste

    4 Dec 2012- 09:33 by Local Press Report WASHINGTON DC edieWaste Water and waste concerns must sit higher on the corporate agenda as research reveals consumers are starting to attach as much importance to these issues as working conditions and fair wages.  ...

    Local Press Report - 12/04/2012 - 09:59

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