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CloserStill Media launches Green World Asia as sustainability-focused platform for business

18-03-2020
Green World Asia, CloserStill Media, sustainability, Utilities

CloserStill Media is launching a new B2B event, Green World Asia, that will connect sustainability-driven innovations to senior decision-makers and their procurement chains from various industries. The show will focus on four key pillars across the exhibition showcase and conference programme: Utilities, Resources, Materials and Food Waste. Green …

Managing climate adaptive water resources in the Aral Sea Basin in Uzbekistan

28-02-2020
Asian Development Bank. ADB, Uzbekistan, water resources, Aral Sea Basin

For centuries, civilizations grew and flourished in the basin of the Amu Darya, the largest river in Central Asia. Today, managing scarce water resources has become a critical challenge for Uzbekistan. A major factor contributing to the crisis is outdated and deteriorated irrigation and drainage systems which cost the country $1.7 billion (S$2.4 …

ASIAWATER 2020 rescheduled to 30 November - 2 December 2020

21-02-2020
ASIAWATER, trade show, exhibition, convention, conference, events, coronavirus, Malaysia

Originally scheduled for 31 March - 2 April 2020, ASIAWATER has now moved to the revised dates of 30 November - 2 December 2020, at the Kuala Lumpur Convention Centre (KLCC). According to Informa Markets, the organiser of ASIAWATER 2020, the decision was taken after careful consideration and close consultation with stakeholders. In light of the …

Amane Advisors expands presence in Southeast Asia and India with addition of new managing partner in Singapore

19-02-2020
Amane Advisors, water, Southeast Asia, Singapore, management

Amane Advisors has taken a significant step in expanding its presence in the growing Southeast Asia and India markets, with the addition of Pravi Bansal as its Managing Partner in Singapore.  Pravi brings more than 22 years of consulting experience in the Southeast Asia and India markets, particularly in the areas of strategy development and …

A private financing deal helped build Southeast Asia's largest floating solar project in Viet Nam

04-02-2020
Asian Development Bank, ADB, Vietnam, solar panel, solar energy, floating solar panel, renewable energy

A $37 million (S$50.7 million) financing package from the Asian Development Bank, Canadian Climate Fund for the Private Sector in Asia, and Leading Asia’s Private Infrastructure Fund (LEAP) has assisted Da Nhim–Ham Thuan–Da Mi Hydro Power Joint Stock Company (DHD) to build the first large-scale floating solar PV panels in Viet …