Definition: This entry gives the total length of navigable rivers, canals, and other inland bodies of water.
Source: CIA World Factbook - Unless otherwise noted, information in this page is accurate as of January 1, 2014See also: Waterways map
Pakistan humiliated by south Asian countries' boycott of summit
The Guardian - 9/28/2016 2:02:50 PM
On Monday, Modi ordered water officials to step up efforts to divert a greater share of the three rivers the countries share under the Indus ... On Tuesday, Pakistan complained to the World Bank, which brokered the original treaty, urging it to prevent ...
World Bank 'commits' to fulfil obligations under Indus Waters Treaty
Rediff India Abroad - 9/28/2016 10:16:46 PM
which was signed by Prime Minister Jawaharlal Nehru and Pakistan President Ayub Khan in September 1960 and brokered by the World Bank, waters of six rivers -- Beas, Ravi, Sutlej, Indus, Chenab and Jhelum -- were to be shared between the two countries.
WORLD RIVERS DAY
tv6tnt.com - 9/26/2016 1:47:54 AM
Speaking of water and rivers, Trinidad and Tobago celebrated another first on Sunday when the country participated in observances of World Rivers Day. Spearheaded by the Water and Sewerage Authority, the celebrations included river clean-up and tree ...
World Canals Conference Held in Inverness
Dredging Today - 9/28/2016 10:13:46 AM
and waterways as “slow tourism” destinations. With 84 speakers over 4 days from over a dozen countries, as well as a number of exhibitors from around the world for delegates to talk to and collect literature from during the breaks, the delegates will ...
B.C. filmmaker exposes how fashion industry pollutes world’s waterways
reportca.net - 9/29/2016 1:44:21 AM
In time, it evolved into World Rivers Day, which is now celebrated in 74 countries. His latest project is RiverBlue, a 90-minute documentary that chronicles Angelo’s voyages as he paddles the world’s rivers. While much of the documentary shows some of ...
Longest Rivers In Vietnam
worldatlas.com - 9/26/2016 11:59:21 PM
The S-shaped country has a landscape comprised of highlands ... It is the longest river in South East Asia and 12th longest river in the world. The capital of Laos, Vientiane, and the capital of Cambodia, Phnom Penh are located on the banks of Mekong.
IWT: Pakistan urges World Bank to stop India’s projects on Neelum, Chenab rivers
Pakistan Today - 9/28/2016 8:19:14 AM
Following its meeting with the international lender, The World Bank ... of the two countries in future. Sources told The Hindu that while the treaty was not reviewed at the meeting, steps to utilise India’s western rivers in a better way were discussed.
Pakistan approaches World Bank over Indus treaty
Times of India - 9/28/2016 4:37:20 AM
ISLAMABAD: Pakistan on Tuesday approached the World Bank amid reports that ... waters of six rivers - Beas, Ravi, Sutlej, Indus, Chenab and Jhelum - were to be shared between the two countries. The treaty provides specific design criteria for any hydro ...
Pak approaches World Bank on IWT threat
Greater Kashmir - 9/28/2016 7:53:36 PM
The World Bank brokered the 1960 agreement that regulates the flow of six rivers between India and Pakistan ... called Umpires, while each country appoints two arbitrators. Pakistan's foreign policy adviser Sartaz Aziz said in the National Assembly ...
World Bank offers agriculture sector critique
www.talkvietnam.com - 9/28/2016 9:16:30 AM
Country Director of the World Bank for Vietnam Ousmane Dinoe has warned that Vietnam ... is being threatened by the number of hydropower plants being built on the upstream on the Mekong River. Vietnam needs a new agricultural structure and shift in ...
Georgia - a new world for tourists
dw.com - 9/29/2016 7:13:38 AM
And it is the most beautiful country in the world." Shorena, our tour guide ... Georgian white wine flowed as the sun slowly set, and we sailed on the picturesque Kura River through the old town center of Tbilisi. The next day we headed north towards ...
Pakistan urges World Bank to stop Indian projects on Neelum, Chenab
Dawn - 9/28/2016 2:14:10 AM
WASHINGTON: Pakistan took its case on the Indus Waters Treaty to the World Bank ... of the two countries in future. Sources told The Hindu that while the treaty was not reviewed at the meeting, steps to utilise India’s western rivers in a better way ...
World Bank ‘commits’ to fulfil obligations under Indus Waters Treaty: Pakistan
Hindustan Times - 9/28/2016 3:28:44 PM
(PTI Photo) The World Bank has committed itself ... 1960 and brokered by the World Bank, waters of six rivers - Beas, Ravi, Sutlej, Indus, Chenab and Jhelum - were to be shared between the two countries. Its Article IX deals with arbitration of disputes ...
Pakistan approaches World Bank over ‘Indus Water Treaty’
arynews.tv - 9/28/2016 9:09:21 AM
The World Bank has a to play major role under the pact for creating the court by assisting in the appointment of three judges as ‘umpires’, while each country appoints two ... flowing downstream by blocking the rivers of Ravi and Sutlej from April ...
India, Pakistan approaches World Bank over Indus water treaty
India TV - 9/28/2016 6:27:42 PM
In that meeting it was decided that India will "exploit to the maximum" the water of Pakistan-controlled rivers, including Jhelum ... between India and Pakistan brokered by the World Bank and no one country can unilaterally separate itself from the ...