APWF Water News 317

Date: 2018-1-26

PM calls for protecting rivers to save Bangladesh
Dhaka Tribune, 26 January 2018.

Christchurch’s water to be chlorinated for a year
Radio New Zealand, 25 January 2018.

Project aims to provide safe drinking water
The Fiji Times, 25 January 2018.

Laos pushes ahead with Mekong dams despite environmental risks
Asian Correspondent, 24 January 2018.

Japan commits loan of 45 bn yen for Bengaluru water project
The Economic Times, 24 January 2018.

Singapore Offers S$30 Million for Research, Including Smart Water Technologies
Water & Wastewater International, 24 January 2018.

Water storage level of India’s 91 major reservoirs drops 2%
The Times of India, 23 January 2018.

Uzbekistan & Tajikistan: Catalysts for a Regional Water Solution?
Eurasianet, 23 January 2018.

River water disputes can be settled out of court, says Nitin Gadkari
The Indian Express, 18 January 2018.

Mekong River Commission Launches Two Joint Projects to Better Manage the Mekong Basin Resources and Address Flood and Drought Issues
Mekong River Commission, 17 January 2018.