water weblog; Water News: 11. 2016

APWF Water News 292

EBRD provides loan for water upgrade in Kyrgyzstan
Trend News Agency, 17 November, 2016.

Climate change fuels insurgency in Afghanistan
The National, 15 November, 2016.

ADB allocates $120M to improve water supply in Uzbekistan
Trend News Agency, 14 November, 2016.

Tajikistan's Rogun: Building the world's tallest dam
BBC, 13 November, 2016.

Is Myanmar ready for climate change?
Myanmar Times, 11 November, 2016.

Region needs innovative water plan
Bangkok Post, 10 November, 2016.

International water pollution workshop staged in Taipei
Taiwan Today, 9 November, 2016.

Giant Japanese sinkhole blamed on tunnel work
Nikkei Asian Review, 9 November, 2016.

Two contractors fined for damaging PUB water mains
Channel NewsAsia, 9 November, 2016.

Groundwater near 3 RAAF bases exceeds safe contaminant levels, Defence report shows
ABC, 8 November, 2016.

Laos moves ahead with plan for third contentious Mekong dam
The Jakarta Post, 8 November, 2016.

Water pollution in India is more deadly: Jairam Ramesh
The Indian Express, 8 November, 2016.

Floods kill 15 in central Vietnam
Worldbulletin, 7 November, 2016.

Climate change challenges authoritarian China: experts
Bangkok Post, 7 November, 2016.

Nepal drains dangerous glacial lake near Mount Everest
The Indian Panorama, 5 November, 2016.

APWF Water News 291

No more water problem
The Fiji Times, 4 November, 2016.

Nepal drains dangerous Everest lake
BBC, 31 October, 2016.

Hundreds of houses flooded as lake overflows in Papua
The Jakarta Post, 30 October, 2016.

Hydropower commission tipped to advise nixing Myitsone: members
Myanmar Times, 28 October, 2016.

Management of water a challenge in urban India, says Arun Jaitley
The Indian Express, 27 October, 2016.

Industrial waste: Here’s what govt must do to stop water pollution
The Financial Express, 27 October, 2016.

Climate change fight
The Fiji Times, 26 October, 2016.

India-Pakistan tensions: Would India really abrogate the Indus Waters Treaty?
Global Risk Insights, 25 October, 2016.

Will Central Asia fight over water?
BBC, 25 October, 2016.