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  1. Corruption Impacts Basic Services in Middle East, North Africa: Transparency International

    4 May 2016- 12:03 by OOSKAnews Correspondent BERLIN, Germany Fifty million people in the Middle East and North Africa-- nearly one-third of public service users-- have to pay bribes to access basic services including utility services, public schools, clin ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 05/04/2016 - 12:03

  2. Sudan Calls on Arab League to Invest in Irrigation Projects for Food Security

    31 Jan 2014- 10:03 by OOSKAnews Correspondent KHARTOUM, Sudan Sudan has called on Arab League members to increase investment in irrigation infrastructure projects in Sudan, in order to help them achieve food security. “Sudan is ready to help Arab League c ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 01/31/2014 - 10:03

  3. GCC Holds Talks on Common Water Network

    16 Jul 2013- 10:02 by OOSKAnews Correspondent JEDDAH, Saudi Arabia The Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) met this weekend to further discuss plans for a $1 billion USD unified regional water network, including discussing legal aspects and overall planning. T ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 07/19/2013 - 09:23

  4. GCC Prepares Unified Water Strategy

    24 Jun 2013- 10:04 by OOSKAnews Correspondent RIYADH, Saudi Arabia The Gulf Cooperation Council is drafting a unified water strategy for member countries, according to Abdallah al Shebli, assistant secretary-general for economic affairs at the GCC Secreta ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 06/28/2013 - 09:57

  5. GCC Establishing $1 Billion Food Security Fund in Morocco

    The Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) is planning to establish a $1 billion USD Food Security Fund in Morocco, according to Khalil al Khanji, chairman of the Federation of GCC Chambers. ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 05/02/2013 - 10:04

  6. Groundwater Most Contentious Issue in Middle East, Says CSIS Report

    16 Jan 2011- 19:00 by OOSKAnews Correspondent washington, dc, united states The largest cause of unrest in the Middle East region over the next 20 years will not be war or terrorism, but water, specifically the groundwater used in abundance for water-inte ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 05/26/2013 - 16:07

  7. UAE: Flavored Water Industry Growing

    30 Jul 2007- 08:09 by Local Press Report duBai, united arab emirates Khaleej Times (United Arab Emirates) — The flavored water industry in the UAE is posting a 14 percent year-to-year growth rate, according to regional bottled mineral water company Masafi ...

    Local Press Report - 01/14/2011 - 17:00