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Toxins in Kuantan's treated water
NEW STRAITS TIMES, 18 December, 2015

Pilot programme improves students' awareness on water conservation
Viet Nam News, 17 December, 2015

Next time by water
Economist, 12 December, 2015

India joins climate water coalition in Paris
Eco Business, 10 December, 2015

Asian powerhouses ignoring climate change risks?
CBS News, 10 December, 2015

Urgent need for law to control water pollution
Viet Nam News, 9 December, 2015

Kiribati's climate change Catch-22
BBC News, 10 December, 2015

Chinese Glacier’s Retreat Signals Trouble for Asian Water Supply
The New York Times, 8 December, 2015

Businesses urged to help communities adapt to climate change
Manila Bulletin, 8 December, 2015

Water Resources Highlighted in Climate Adaptation Plans
Circle of Blue, 7 December, 2015

Man-made Issues Exacerbate Iran's Water Crisis
Voice of America, 5 December, 2015

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Community celebrates new water system
Fiji Times, 4 December, 2015

Chennai drowns in deluge of water, flight services suspended
The Indian Express, 1 December, 2015

Toray expands global business with filtration membranes
Nikkei Asian Review, 1 December, 2015

Dhaka needs more flood funding
Dhaka Tribune, 30 November, 2015

Chinese Report on Climate Change Depicts Somber Scenarios
New York Times, 29 November, 2015

Da Nang to provide free water to tourists
Viet Nam News, 27 November, 2015

Azerbaijan to address water supply issue
AZERNEWS, 27 November, 2015

Marshall Islands face threats from global warming in 2015, hottest year ever recorded
Daily Sabah, 26 November, 2015

As dams empty, Thailand is facing a severe water crisis
Asian Correspondent, 26 November, 2015

The arc of climate justice
Eco-Business, 26 November, 2015

Urban water supply sector to improve infrastructure
Viet Nam News, 25 November, 2015

Philippines' San Miguel, Korea Water top $518 mln water project bidding
Reuters, 24 November, 2015

Indonesia`s Water Service Worst in ASEAN
TEMPO. CO, 22 November, 2015

Climate Change: South Asia’s sharpening conflicts
Greater Kashmir, 21 November, 2015

APWF Water News 268

Japan crown prince calls for efforts to reduce water disasters
Mainichi Daily News, 19 November 2015

Special UN event stresses key role of water management in tackling challenges of climate change
UN News Center, 18 November, 2015

Breathing under water: How rains paralysed India's Chennai
BBC News, 19 November 2015

JB downpour fails to raise reservoir level
AsiaOne, 18 November, 2015

Peak Water Looms in Central Asia
GlacierHub, 17 November, 2015

Second-crop farmers in Thailand given govt warnings
AsiaOne, 16 November, 2015

Drinking Water Shortages Plague Pakistan Region
Inter Press Service, 15 November, 2015

Results-based aid for Vietnam’s sanitation and water supply
Public Finance International, 13 November, 2015

S Korea sets aside 245m for drought response
AsiaOne, 12 November, 2015

Tajikistan Still Hopeful About CASA-1000
The Diplomat, 11 November, 2015

Holiday Epidemics: The El Niño Warning
Huffington Post, 10 November, 2015

Winter Blackout Fears in Kyrgyzstan
Institute for War and Peace Reporting, 10 November, 2015

Brahmaptura dams hold back silt, not water
Eco-Business, 9 November, 2015

Political challenges loom over Myanmar's controversial Salween dam projects
Channel News Asia, 8 November, 2015

Green Climate Fund grant for Fiji
Energy Bangla, 7 November, 2015

APWF Water News 265

In Cambodia, pushback ahead of Paris talks
Nikkei Asian Review, 9 October, 2015

Danish firm to launch smart water dispensing system in India
The Economic Times, 8 October, 2015

Indonesia to get Russian water-bombing aircraft
The Straits Times, 8 October, 2015

The water risk to your business
Eco-Business, 7 October, 2015

Philippine group's water arm boosts investment in Vietnam
Nikkei Asian Review, 6 October, 2015

Keeping the Yellow River flowing
Eco-Business, 6 October, 2015

The 'water mafias' that suck Karachi dry
Bangkok Post, 4 October, 2015

Conservation key to tide over water crisis
The Time of India, 4 October, 2015

Water scarcity calls for nationwide change
Bangkok Post, 3 October, 2015

China's sponge cities: soaking up water to reduce flood risks
The Guardian, 1 October, 2015

World Bank OK’s finance for hydro development project in Nepal
International Water Power and Dam Construction, 1 October, 2015

Farmers Driven From Homes 'Like Pests' by Dam Projects
Bloomberg, 30 September, 2015

Scientists find evidence of recent water flows on Mars: study
Nikkei Asian Review, 29 September, 2015

Coca-Cola supports flood relief and rebuilding in Myanmar
Mizzima, 29 September, 2015

Reviving Central Asia's dead sea
Nikkei Asian Review, 29 September, 2015

Water resources, eroding land need saving
Viet Nam News, 28 September, 2015

Pacific Ministers Endorse Major Water Agenda
The Jet Newspaper, 28 September, 2015

Singapore to launch new sustainable development programme
Channel NewsAsia, 28 Septermber, 2015

Modi's river project clears major hurdle
The Straits Times, 28 September, 2015

Thailand’s Flood Victims on Track to Recovery and Resilience
The World Bank, 25 September, 2015

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Sustainability of water resources under threat from pollution
News Straits Times, 25 September, 2015

Drought in Thailand tipped to drag on till mid-2016
The Nation, 23 September, 2015

Japan's JFE Engineering targets Yangon's water quality woes
Nikkei Asian Review, 21 September, 2015

Drought exposes cracks in Australia's acclaimed water market
The Straits Times, 20 September, 2015

How much water is in your shirt?
Eco Business, 17 September, 2015

Enormous risk in a bottle of water
Bangkok Post, 17 September, 2015

Toshiba buys majority stake in Indian water treatment company
Nikkei Asian Review, 17 September, 2015

Flooding From Dam Washes Out Homes, Rice Fields in Southern Cambodia
Radio Free Asia, 16 September, 2016

In Pakistan, solar water heaters help a town move away from wood

Gulf News, 16 September, 2016

Linking up water issues and climate change
SciDev.Net, 15 September, 2015

Company fined S$9,000 for tainting Changi Airport T3 water supply
Channel NewsAsia, 15 September, 2015

4.1 Million Pacific Islanders at Risk of Disease From Floods, Drought
The Epoch Times, 14 September, 2015

Public to have more say on pollution
Eco Business, 14 September, 2015

Central Asia’s Melting Glaciers Prompt Water Crisis
Silk Road Reporters, 14 September, 2015

ADB Loan Supports Improved Water, Flood Protection in Hubei Prefecture
The Financial, 14 September, 2015

Poor water management hits Delta
Viet Nam News, 14 September, 2015