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Ethiopia says will not 'cave in' after Trump slams Nile dam

Ethiopia says will not 'cave in' after Trump slams Nile dam

Ethiopia vowed Saturday not to ‘cave in to aggressions of any kind’ after US President Donald Trump lashed out over the country's Nile River mega-dam and suggested Egypt might destroy it.

Kahramaa enters Guinness World Records for largest drinking water storage tank in the world

Kahramaa enters Guinness World Records for largest drinking water storage tank in the world

Qatar General Electricity and Water Corporation (KAHRAMAA) achieved a new world record for the State of Qatar by entering the Guinness World Records for Largest Drinking Water Storage Tank.

Qatar Charity, OCHA to provide water and sanitation services in northern Syria

Qatar Charity, OCHA to provide water and sanitation services in northern Syria

Qatar Charity (QC) has signed a co-operation and partnership agreement with the United Nations Office for the Co-ordination of Humanitarian Affairs (OCHA) in Turkey ...

Somalia's energy and water ministry, sign pact with QC

Somalia's energy and water ministry, sign pact with QC

Qatar Charity (QC) signed a co-operation and partnership agreement with the Ministry of Energy and Water Resources in Mogadishu, Somalia to continue its efforts for the benefit of those affected ...

Water management challenges go beyond scarcity, says expert

Water management challenges go beyond scarcity, says expert

It is not just a lack of water that affects the way one of the world’s most precious resources is managed in countries like Qatar, according to a research expert ...

Water discovered for first time in atmosphere of habitable exoplanet

Water discovered for first time in atmosphere of habitable exoplanet

Water has been discovered for the first time in the atmosphere of an exoplanet with Earth-like temperatures that could support life as we know it, scientists revealed Wednesday.

Japan will have to dump radioactive Fukushima water into Pacific, minister says

Japan will have to dump radioactive Fukushima water into Pacific, minister says

Tokyo Electric Power will have to dump radioactive water from its destroyed Fukushima nuclear power plant directly into the Pacific Ocean, Japan's environment minister said on Tuesday.

Kahramaa receives 5 bids from leading firms for solar plant

Kahramaa receives 5 bids from leading firms for solar plant

Qatar General Electricity and Water Corporation (Kahramaa ) has received five bids from international developers qualified for the first solar power project in the country to produce electricity ...

Kahramaa aims to lower per capita power, water use by 8% and 15% by 2022: OBG

Kahramaa aims to lower per capita power, water use by 8% and 15% by 2022: OBG

Kahramaa aims to reduce per capita consumption of electricity and water by 8% and 15%, respectively as part of the second phase of ‘Tarsheed’ programme ...

Kahramaa signs deal to increase water desalination capacity

Kahramaa signs deal to increase water desalination capacity

The General Electricity and Water Corporation - Kahramaa and Umm Al Houl Power Co signed an agreement on Monday to increase water desalination capacity by 61.5mn gallons ...

Tarsheed helps Qatar save QR1.75bn by reducing electricity, water consumption

Tarsheed helps Qatar save QR1.75bn by reducing electricity, water consumption

The prestigious National Programme for Conservation and Energy Efficiency (Tarsheed) by General Electricity and Water Corporation (Kahramaa) has helped Qatar save QR1.75bn in 2018 ...

Drought wipes popular Chilean lake from the map

Drought wipes popular Chilean lake from the map

The cows and horses would have come for the last blades of grass. Now their bones are scattered on the cracked earth, victims of drought that wiped Santiago's weekend playground Lake Aculeo from the map.