Water

14-03-2017
After a suspension of two months, water supplies are set to resume to the city of Aleppo.
10-01-2017
As fighting continues around the Wadi Barada area, a government official has said that only a quarter of the Syrian capital’s water needs were currently supplied.
22-11-2016
The Syrian opposition’s main development fund is investing in a new project to build and rehabilitate water sewerage networks in the norther parts of the country.
27-06-2016
Water supplies to Damascus meet only three quarters of the need of the Syrian capital, leading to frequent shortages, a Government official has said.
02-11-2015
The opposition-managed trust fund has announced a new potable water project in northern Aleppo.
13-07-2015
The Syrian Government has threatened to withdraw a project from an Iranian engineering company unless it resumes immediately work on the project.
20-04-2015
The Syrian Government approved last week a contingency plan to secure water supplies to the population living in areas under its control.
08-12-2014
The Aga Khan Development Network is funding a water project in the town of Salamiya east of Hama.
07-07-2014
Syria has awarded a EUR 193 million engineering contract to a Russian company for the building of a water pumping station in the Tigris River.
09-06-2014
The level of Lake Assad is falling seriously according to a Government official, endangering water supplies to large urban centres as well as for irrigation purposes.
08-04-2014
Syria is planning to award a new multimillion engineering contract to a Russian company after it granted an offshore license to another last December.
02-12-2013
Oxfam, an international aid agency, has announced that it had installed new power generators in the Damascus area that will improve access to clean water.
24-06-2013
The Syrian state-owned water utility has announced the completion of the first phase of a project to provide drinkable water to the city of Hassakeh.
22-04-2013
Iraq is preparing an emergency plan in case the Euphrates Dam collapses, according to a government official.
11-02-2013
UNICEF has announced that it had started supplying chlorine to Syria to ensure that safe water supplies would meet the need of some 10 million people.

Events

EDU 2011 Aleppo
Sheraton Hotel Aleppo
Motex 2011
Damascus International Fairground