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…