APWF Water News 373

Date: 2020-6-19

State aims water supply to 7L households this fiscal
The Tribune, 19 June 2020 (India)

ADB approves 126 mln USD loan to strengthen water supply infrastructure in Philippines’ Manila
Xinhua, 19 June 2020 (Philippines)

7.4 magnitude earthquake: People told to stay out of the water due to possible ‘strong currents’
New Zealand Herald, 19 June 2020 (New Zealand)

Azerbaijan’s Land Reclamation & Water Management company develops 2 state programs
MENAFN, 18 June 2020 (Azerbaijan)

West Australian dry spell worsens with record water deficiency declaration in Cascade
Australian Broadcasting Corporation, 17 June 2020 (Australia)

Heavy rain causes flooding in Korat town
Bangkok Post, 15 June 2020 (Thailand)

200 homes sink into the Jamuna River in Tangail
Dhaka Tribune, 15 June 2020 (Bangladesh)

Afghanistan hires lockdown jobless to boost Kabul’s water and trees
Reuters, 15 June 2020 (Afghanistan)

UNHCR and Unilever team up to fight COVID-19
Myanmar Times, 15 June 2020 (Myanmar)

Torrential rain expected to hit Japan’s southern Kyushu and Amami island regions
The Mainichi, 15 June 2020 (Japan)