water weblog; Water News: 10. 2010

APWF Water News 156

Lose Less, Reuse More, Is Key to Solving Asia's Water Crisis - ADB Conference
Asian Development bank - MANILA, PHILIPPINES, October 14, 2010

Asia’s Environmental Leaders Explore Water Resource Management along the Columbia RiverBy Oliver Petzold, Asia Foundation - October 15, 2010

Water News; Asian Development Bank (ADB) Reviews Plans for More Efficient Use of Asia's Dwindling Freshwater SuppliesInverstor ideas.com, source: Asian Development Bank MANILA, PHILIPPINES - October 15, 2010

UN launches decade for combating desertification in Asia
By Hiroshi Nagai and Taro Ichikawa, Street News Service, Indepth news - October 18, 2010

Asian water crisis worsening, Asian Development Bank says
BNO News - Manila, Philippines, October 19, 2010

ASIA: Conference highlights regional water crisis
By Lis Stedman, IWA Publishing - October 19, 2010

Death toll from Vietnam floods reaches 32
channelnewsasia.com - Hanoi, Vietnam, October 19, 2010

New ¥100bn fund to promote Japan’s water interests
Global Water Intelligence - October 21, 2010

Maynilad takes action on wastewater capacity deficit
Global Water intelligence - October 21, 2010

State of the World’s Waterbirds: in trouble in Asia, recovering in ‘the West’
By Taej Mundkur, Wetlands international - October 21, 2010

ADB Plans 2011 Water Bond on Asian Supply ‘Crisis’
By Shigeru Sato and Shingo Kawamoto, Bloomberge BusinessWeek - October 21, 2010

Kazakhstan: strengthening transboundary water cooperation with the help of the UNECE Water Convention
By Francesca Bernardini, UNECE Water Convention - Geneva, October 18, 2010

APWF Water News 155

China's water resources imbalances to aggravate: official
China daily – Beijing, October 8, 2010


BMA: water management system ready to cope with flood
Royal Thai Government – Bangkok, October 11, 2010

Asia's water scarcity poses economic, political test By Alan Wheatley
Global Economics Correspondent Thomson Reuters Foundation – Jinghong, China, October 11, 2010

UNECE organises workshop on transboundary water management in Central Asia
United nations economic commission for Europe – Geneva, October 12, 2010

ADB Reviews Plans for More Efficient Use of Asia's Dwindling Freshwater Supplies
Asian development bank – Manila, October 12, 2010

EarthCheck praises Asian hotel operators for water conservation efforts
Hotel Management Asia, October 12, 2010

Asia's water supply being drained
News24 - Manila, October 12 2010

ADB, experts seek solutions to Asia water crisis
abs-cbn news – Manila, October 12, 2010

Asia to produce more food with 'less water': ADB By Siddharthan Meganathan
international business time, October 13, 2010

Asia facing worsening water crisis: ADB
The times of India –Manila, October 13, 2010

APWF Water News 154

Largest underground MBR plant in Asia completed
Waterworld, Singapore, September 30, 2010

Water as shared value for business and society
Business insight, Philippines, September 30, 2010

Five lakes overflow, BMC may not reimpose water cut
Indian express news, Mumbai, October 2, 2010

Improving Water Governance in the Asia-Pacific Region: Why It Matters
By Wouter Lincklaen Arriens, Asia development Bank, October 2, 2010

What is the Murray-Darling Basin plan?
Worldnews Austrailia, October 2, 2010

Experts’ call to tap water resources
The Kathmandu Post, Nepal, October 3, 2010

Key UN climate talks open in China
BBC news science & environment, China, October 4, 2010

Asia-Pacific countries debate environment, development
Central Asia news wire, October 5, 2010

Money Well Spent: ADB and Water Financing in Asia 2001-2010
By Ellen Pascua, Asian development bank, October 6, 2010

Environment challenges of West Asia highlighted
By Rebecca Torr, Gulf Daily news, Bahrain, October 6, 2010

Floods inundate central Vietnam after heavy rain
BBC news Asia Pacific, Vietnam, October 6, 2010

APWF Water News 153

Asia is surely gaining an unquenchable thirst by Stephen Heese
The Japan Times―Tokyo, Japan, September 25, 2010

Timorese leader, at UN, calls on Asia to lead the way on climate change
UN News Centre―September 25, 2010

Seminar reviews disaster management set-up in country
Daily Times―Lahore, Pakistan, September 29, 2010

Hitachi Strengthens the Structure of the Singapore RO(*1) System Manufacture
MarketWatch―Tokyo, Japan, September 29, 2010

Equate signs over $11m plant based water recycle project with Aquatech
AMEinfo.com―Kuwait, September 29, 2010

Human impact on world's rivers 'threatens water security of 5 billion' by Adam Vaughan
The Guardian―London, U.K., September 29, 2010

New Zealand seen as future Asia's food basket by Neal Wallace
Otago Daily Times―Dunedin, New Zealand, September 29, 2010

Pakistan flood victims struggle to rebuild alone
Emirates24/7News―Dubai, UAR, September 30, 2010

Penang commercial water tariffs up 27%
Sun2Surf―George Town, Malaysia, October 1, 2010

"We Are Water" (WAW) officially launches from Lebanon to the Middle East
Zawya―Beirut, Lebanon, October 1, 2010

APWF Water News 152

Provinces Reel under Floods
Thai- ASEAN News Network ― Bang Phra Luang , Thailand, September 20, 2010

Van carrying 30 kids plunges into Pakistan river
LimaOhio.com ― Muzaffarabad, Pakistan, September 21, 2010

Pakistan Trapped Between Floods, Water Shortages By William
VOA ― Washington, U.S.A, September 22, 2010

Peter Gleick: Time for a Drinking Water Fountain Renaissance By Peter Gleick
CIRCLE OF BLUE WATER NEWS, ― U.S.A, September 22, 2010

Typhoon socks southern ChinaBy the CNN Wire Staff
CNN.com ― Fujian ,China , September 23, 2010

Water: Tibet, China, and Asia  By Wang Weiluo
The Epoch Times ― Tibet, September 23, 2010

Crisis meeting held for the future of water
Macau NEWS.NET ― Macau, September 23, 2010

Argentina builds canal to take water from shared river
Tajikistan News.Net ― Tajikistan, September 23, 2010

Yamuna begins to recede, unlikely to pose threat
The Times of India― New Delhi, India, September 24, 2010

Water Industry Conference Gives Big Tick To Land And Water Forum Report
Voxy ― Christchurch, New Zealand, September 24, 2010