water weblog; Water News: 5. 2010

APWF Water News 137

Japan assists the irrigation development and water management in Sri Lanka.

Flash floods destroy Bangladesh livelihoods by James Melik
BBC News-Dhaka, Bangladesh, 25 May 2010

National drink or religious scourge? by Arvind Kumar
Indian Weekender-Wellington, New Zealand, May 26 2010

China-India Water Shortage Means Coca-Cola Joins Intel in Fight by Cherian Thomas, Unni Krishnan and Sophie Leung
Bloomberg-BEIJING, China, May 26, 2010‎

Uzbekistan joins INWRDAM by D. Azizov
Trend News Agency-TASHHKENT, Uzbekistan, 26 May 2010

Bottled water concerns health experts
Wikinews-OTAWA, Canada, 27 May 2010

Water from Attabad lake reaches spillway
SAMAA TV-HUNZA, Pakistan, 27 May 2010

Raw water reaching new pollution-level highs
Jakarta Post-JAKARTA, Indonesia, 27 May 2010

Water supply safe from spill by Hetty Musfirah
TODAYonline-SINGAPORE, Singapore, 28 May 2010

Rhetoric grows heated in water dispute between India, Pakistan by Karin Brulliard
Washington Post-LAHORE, Pakistan, 28 May 2010

APWF Water News 136

Residents to face water disruptions
Fijivillage-SUVA, Fiji, ‎17 May 2010‎

New water dept at RU soon
Times of India-JAIPUR, India, ‎18 May 2010‎

Project brings clean water to 60000 delta residents by Ye Lwin
Myanmar Times-YANGON, Myanmar, ‎May 18, 2010‎

Tropical cyclone could hit India and Bangladesh by Rob Crilly
Telegraph.co.uk-ISLAMABAD, Pakistan, May 18, 2010‎

Health NGO says PNG's infrastructural flaws will keep cholera alive
Radio New Zealand International-WELLINGTO, New Zealand, 19 May 2010

Tajikistan Appeals for International Aid After Deadly Floods
Voice of America-WASHINGTON, D.C., the USA, 19 May 2010

Water shortage in Pindi intensifies by Tahir Rashid
Daily Times-RAWALPINDI, Pakistan, 20 May 2010

Kyrgyzstan stops irrigation water supply to Kazakhstan by Arstan AALIEV
24.kg-BISHKEK, Kyrgyzstan, 20 May 2010

Angat privatization will not guarantee lower irrigation fees by Jennifer A. Ng
Business Mirror-MANILA, Philippines, 20 May 2010

For want of a drink by John Grimond
Economist-LONDON, UK, 20 May 2010

Water meet: Missing councillors, more promises
Express Buzz-BANGALORE, India, 21 May 2010

APWF Water News 135

Samoa Government to nationalize crucial watershed areas by Terry Tavita
Scoop.co.nz-WELLINGTON, New Zealand, 7 May 2010‎

Manila Water, Mitsubishi Consortium Acquires United Utilities' Australia Unit bv Dow Jones
Wall Street Journal-MANILA, Philippines, 10 May 2010‎

Disaster management for Polynesian islands
Matangi Tonga-NUKU’ALOFA, Tonga, 11 May 2010‎

US helps Vietnam improve early flood warning capacity
ReliefWeb-HANOI, Viet Nam, 12 May 2010

Surging Hunza lake turns another village into island
South Asian News Agency-HUNZA, Pakisnta, 13 May 2010

Projects galore to ease water woes
Times of India-BANGARORE, India, 13 May 2010

Thailand Protests: Plan To Cut Supplies Put On Hold
World of 22 News-BANGKOK, Thailand, 13 May 2010

Water transport strike continues
Financial Express Bangladesh-DAHKA, Bangladesh, 13 May 2010

Steam & Hot Water Supply Industry In China: Jiangsu, Zhejiang, Liaoning ...
Market Research Agency-BEIJING, China, 13 May 2010

Evacuation begins as water level rises in Hunza lake
The Express Tribune-GILGIT, Pakistan, 14 May 2010