Grand Renaissance Dam in doubt as Ethiopia edges towards civil war

Ministers from Egypt, Sudan and Ethiopia launched a new round of talks on the Grand Ethiopian…

Tension mounts over Renaissance dam

Ethiopia has alarmed Egypt and Sudan by deciding to start filling the Renaissance dam before signing…

Italy’s Salini Impregilo wins $5bn 13kWH Rogun HPP and dam contract

Italy’s Salini Impregilo has won the contract to design and build the  Rogun Dam hydro power plant in Tajikistan, it…

Angren-Pap rail line gives Tashkent ammunition in Tajik ‘water wars’

Construction of the new $1.9bn Angren-Pap electrified railway line connecting Uzkbekistan’s territories in the  Fergana Valley with the…

WBO funding for Azerbaijan water supply project

Azerbaijan water supply : The WBO has rubber-stamped its $150m NWSSP 2 (Financing for the Second National…

Aral Sea water project to get more World Bank funding

Aral Sea water project:  The World Bank’s  Central Asian Regional Director Saroj Kumar Jha Kazakhstan’s Vice-Minister of Environment…

Crimean water supply barrier to growth

Crimean water supply: The Russian government’s efforts to develop Crimea into an industrial and tourist centre will…

Bishkek Water gets €8m EBRD loan

The European Bank for Reconstruction and Development (EBRD) has agreed to loan the Bishkek Water Company…

Baku water purification unit gets South Korean loan

Baku water purification unit: The Korean Export-Import Bank Eximbank has signed a loan to help fund…

AZN10bn investment for Azerbaijan water infrastructure

Azerbaijan water infrastructure: Gorkhmaz Huseynov, Director of Azerbaijan’s national water supply operator Azersu has indicated that it…