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Negotiations to be resumed in Sudan
Desalination plants in Egypt will provide clean water for drinking use, not agriculture, says former water resources minister
Sector seizes 20% of the bank’s investments in Egypt with €310m, says Heckman
Egypt’s Foreign Minister emphasises respecting International Laws when dealing with transboundary watercourses
In fact, the Middle East is considered the most water scarce region in the world. The Middle East/North Africa (MENA) region has only 1,100 m3 of renewable water per capita per year. For comparison, Western Europe has 5,400 m3 and North America 20,300 m31.
EU co-funded water programmes extend over 12 governorates providing nearly 25,000 permanent jobs, says Popowski
EIB grants Alexandria West Wastewater Treatment Plant with €20m, expected to be signed by year-end, says EIB’s Mashreq Unit head
Egypt is the world’s aridest country, suffers from 90% gap water resources, says Irrigation Minister
Ministry’s statements come following media reports about pumping water from the Nile to Sinai
Science holds answers for Egypt’s water poverty
Ethiopia vows to make ongoing dialogue successful
The Second Fleet was reactivated to patrol the Arctic
The topic of the management and sustainable exploitation of wastewater, at urban and industrial levels, has a high profile at Ecomondo (5-8 November, Rimini Expo Centre), the Italian Exhibition Group’s platform for the circular and green economy in Italy and Europe.
New tariff set at EGP 3.5 per kW for electricity, EGP 25 per tonne for water
Recently, Egypt expressed dissatisfaction with long-term negotiations with Ethiopia
Dues on water companies reached EGP 9bn until 30 June, says Raslan
Since 2009, USAID’s partnership with Assiut has helped over 370,000 residents have access to potable water and sanitation, Sherry F. Carlin, USAID Mission Director, said.
Ministry of Irrigation declared state of emergency over water situation
The projects, worth €110m come as part of the €500 Single Support Framework (SSF) for EU to Egypt 2017-2020.
Companies offered EGP 17-20 per metre square of water, government requested EGP 7
Dutch experts conducted numerous water studies in Egypt
Authors determine that uppermost 8cm of lunar soil is dehydrated
Programme aims to build upon longstanding relation with Egypt in water field
Water sector top priority for both EU, Egypt, says EU ambassador
Cairo received 48 loans worth some $3.3bn until November: Sadeghi
By end of 2020, New Capital will be ready to receive 34 ministries, 50,000 employees, presidency, parliament
Animals that eat bugs in or near streams at risk of being dosed with pharmaceuticals
New programme’s indicative budget worth €120m, says ambassador
Water leaders, experts, decision makers from more than 100 countries to attend
Study urges Egypt to work on facing future 15bn cubic meters domestic water demand in 2040