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21 Feb 2019- 09:06 by Local Press Report CAPE TOWN News24 The SA National Defence Force's (SANDF) intervention at the severely polluted Vaal River has received a whopping R240m cash injection, the South African Human Rights Commission (SAHRC) heard o ...
Local Press Report - 02/21/2019 - 09:06
20 Feb 2019- 07:56 by OOSKAnews Correspondent WASHINGTON DC, United States OOSKAnews Voices is a series of guest “opinion columns” written by senior participants in different parts of the international water community. In this article, Renee Martin-Nagle, ...
OOSKAnews Corre... - 02/20/2019 - 08:45
19 Feb 2019- 06:44 by Local Press Report THE HAGUE WWF Myanmar and Zambia both face a major stumbling block – not a lack of private sector funds but a lack of viable, sustainable bankable water projects for companies and financial institutions to invest i ...
Local Press Report - 02/19/2019 - 07:06
Draft Cape Town Water Strategy Emphasizes "Wise Use"; Reliable Supply; Water Resource Optimization; Creation Of A "Water Sensitive" City
19 Feb 2019- 07:15 by OOSKAnews Correspondent CAPE TOWN, South Africa The City of Cape Town, South Africa, released its draft water strategy this week, opening the plan to public comment. The strategy comes in the wake of an unprecedented three-year droug ...
OOSKAnews Corre... - 02/19/2019 - 07:15
18 Feb 2019- 10:20 by OOSKAnews Correspondent KATHMANDU, Nepal Nepal's state power company this week terminated the contract of Italian construction company CMC due to failure to fulfil completion of a contract related to the Tanahu Hydropower Projec ...
OOSKAnews Corre... - 02/18/2019 - 10:20
18 Feb 2019- 08:07 by Local Press Report TAINAN CITY CNBC Google, a subsidiary of Alphabet, recently became the first company to make a purchase under the 2017 Taiwan Electricity Act, which allows non-utility companies to purchase renewable energy. For th ...
Local Press Report - 02/18/2019 - 08:07
18 Feb 2019- 08:07 by Local Press Report PHNOM PENH Cambodia Constructors Association Phnom Penh Municipality is planning to construct two new underground water reservoirs and a new sewage line to help ease flooding as part of implementing the city’s deve ...
Local Press Report - 02/18/2019 - 08:08
18 Feb 2019- 07:48 by OOSKAnews Correspondent BRUSSELS, Belgium New European Union (EU) funding will unlock more than $3.6 Billion USD of additional support to twelve large-scale environmental and climate projects in ten member states to support Europe’s ...
OOSKAnews Corre... - 02/18/2019 - 07:48
Troubled Hyflux Files Reorganization Plan; Directors Will Contribute Personal Stakes And Entitlements
18 Feb 2019- 08:49 by OOSKAnews Correspondent SINGAPORE, Singapore Singapore environmental solutions company Hyflux has filed a proposed reorganization plan with the the country's High Court, following the posting of significant net losses in fiscal ...
OOSKAnews Corre... - 02/18/2019 - 08:49
15 Feb 2019- 08:03 by OOSKAnews Correspondent DONETSK, Ukraine A key pumping station providing water for 1.1 million people in Ukraine was again subjected to shelling and shooting this week, the seventh such attack since the start of 2019. The "WASH ...
OOSKAnews Corre... - 02/15/2019 - 08:03
14 Feb 2019- 11:58 by Local Press Report MINSK Belarusian Telegraph Agency The state budget will spend an equivalent of over $50 million on water deferrization in 2019-2020 according to Belarusian Housing and Utilities Minister Alexander Terekhov during t ...
Local Press Report - 02/14/2019 - 11:58
14 Feb 2019- 11:58 by Local Press Report KINGSTON Jamaica Observer More communities across the island are benefiting from improved sewerage service, as the Government moves to build, replace or decommission facilities serving these areas. Over the last 12 ...
Local Press Report - 02/14/2019 - 11:58
13 Feb 2019- 07:39 by OOSKAnews Correspondent ADDIS ABABA, Ethiopia The leaders of Ethiopia, Sudan and Egypt have confirmed commitment to reach consensus on outstanding technical issues surrounding the contentious Grand Ethiopian Renaissance Dam (GERD). A ...
OOSKAnews Corre... - 02/13/2019 - 07:39
OOSKAnews Talks- Mark Fletcher, Arup: Global Water And Climate Change Adaptation Initiatives; Smart Cities; Water Innovation In Scotland
12 Feb 2019- 11:50 by OOSKAnews Correspondent GLASGOW, Scotland Dr Mark Fletcher, Director and Global Water Leader for Arup, an independent firm of designers, planners, engineers, consultants and technical specialists, speaks with David Duncan, Publisher, ...
OOSKAnews Corre... - 02/13/2019 - 07:19
13 Feb 2019- 06:05 by OOSKAnews Info LAUSANNE, Switzerland Scientists at the Swiss Federal Institute of Technology have developed a device that can accurately measure fluoride concentrations using only a few drops of water. The importance of the device is ...
OOSKAnews Info - 02/13/2019 - 06:05