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  1. Residents Fear Effects of Drought on Lake Kinneret, Jordan River

    5 Aug 2016- 07:29 by Local Press Report TIBERIAS Jerusalem Post As the water level of Lake Kinneret (Sea of Galilee) dwindles to a critical low, area residents fear that the Jordan River's flow will idle-- sparking dire circumstances for regional tou ...

    Local Press Report - 08/05/2016 - 07:29

  2. Israeli Lawmakers Hear Critics of Red-Dead Project

    8 Jun 2016- 11:17 by OOSKAnews Correspondent TEL AVIV, Israel Opponents of the Red Sea-Dead Sea Water Conveyance project attempted to make their case before the Israeli Knesset’s Science and Technology Committee this week. Critics of the project, who incl ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 06/08/2016 - 11:17

  3. Jordan, EIB, AFD Sign Technical Cooperation Agreement for Red-Dead Project

    12 May 2016- 10:03 by OOSKAnews Correspondent AMMAN, Jordan Jordan this week signed a technical cooperation agreement with the European Investment Bank (EIB) and the French Development Agency (AFD) to carry out studies for the first phase of the Red Sea-D ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 05/12/2016 - 10:03

  4. Israel, Jordan Seek Investors for Red Sea-Dead Sea Canal

    11 May 2016- 10:07 by OOSKAnews Correspondent AQABA, Jordan Israel and Jordan presented the planned $400 million USD Red Sea-Dead Sea water transfer to potential investors at an international conference in the Jordanian port city of Aqaba on May 9th. The ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 05/11/2016 - 10:07

  5. Jordan Extends Deadline for Red-Dead Water Transfer Tender

    21 Apr 2016- 10:22 by OOSKAnews Correspondent AMMAN, Jordan Jordan’s Ministry of Water and Irrigation has extended the deadline for prequalification proposals for the first phase of the Red Sea-Dead Sea Water Conveyance Project. The new deadline for bids ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 04/21/2016 - 10:22

  6. Jordan Signs Engineering Services Agreement for Red Sea-Dead Sea Project

    22 Dec 2015- 10:25 by OOSKAnews Correspondent AMMAN, Jordan Jordan’s Water Ministry on December 19th signed the engineering services agreement for the first phase of the Red Sea-Dead Sea Water Conveyance Project. The $4.6 million USD contract is being fun ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 12/22/2015 - 10:25

  7. Planned Israel-Jordan Water Pipeline Rejected

    8 Dec 2015- 10:18 by OOSKAnews Correspondent TEL AVIV, Israel A local planning and building committee in Israel has rejected a proposal by national water company Mekorot to build a pipeline to transfer water to Jordan as part of the historic water-sharing ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 12/08/2015 - 10:18

  8. Israel, Jordan Announce Prequalification Tender for Red Sea-Dead Sea Canal

    3 Dec 2015- 10:13 by OOSKAnews Correspondent TEL AVIV, Israel Israel and Jordan on December 1st issued a prequalification tender for the first phase of the Red Sea-Dead Sea canal. Israeli Interior Minister Silvan Shalom and Jordanian Water and Irrigation ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 12/03/2015 - 10:13

  9. Petition Urges Israel to Halt Jordan Water Transfer

    31 Aug 2015- 10:23 by OOSKAnews Correspondent TEL AVIV, Israel Hundreds of Israeli farmers, environmental activists and members of the public have signed a petition urging the government to call off the planned transfer of 50 million cubic meters of water ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 08/31/2015 - 10:23

  10. Israeli Lawmaker Calls for Special Commission on Water Delivery to Jordan

    29 Jul 2015- 10:40 by OOSKAnews Correspondent TEL AVIV, Israel Israeli Knesset Internal Affairs and Environment Committee Chairman David Amsalem on July 28th called for creation of a special commission to look into ways for Israel to deliver water to neig ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 07/29/2015 - 10:40

  11. Israel’s Environment Ministry Rejects Red Sea-Dead Sea Conduit

    Israel’s Ministry of the Environment released a statement on February 12 saying it does not support the controversial Red Sea-Dead Sea conduit in the form that the World Bank has proposed. ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 02/14/2013 - 10:15