APWF Water News 308

Date: 2017-8-18

‘Saaf Pani Programme’ to help control water borne diseases
Pakistan Today, 18 August 2017.

120 dead in Nepal’s landslides, floods
Gulf Times, 17 August 2017.

Manila Water’s Singapore unit inks deal with Int’l Finance Corp. for water projects
GMA News Online, 16 August 2017.

Myanmar hails UNESCO status for Indawgyi Lake
Travel Daily News, 3 August 2017.

Caspian Water Transfer Under Consideration
Financial Tribune, 3 August 2017.

Invercargill consequences ‘dire’ if water supply fails, councillors told
The Southland Times, 1 August 2017.

Draining floodwater to take 10 days
The Nation, 31 July 2017.

Japan’s Solution to Set Clean Water and Sanitation for Indonesia
Netral English, 26 July 2017.

Tropical storms in Vietnam increase water discharge at 1,920-MW Hoa Binh hydropower project
Hydro World.com, 25 July 2017.

Heavy Rains Causes Flooding in Chiang Rai’s Mae Sai Border Market
Chiangrai Times, 25 July 2017.

As a river dies: India could be facing its ‘greatest human catastrophe’ ever
Channel News Asia, 25 July 2017.

Iran Foreign Ministry Sets Up ‘Water Diplomacy’ Bureau
Tasnim News Agency, 24 July 2017.