TITLE

$2 billion project to make the desert bloom

AUTHOR(S)
Mekay, Emad S.
PUB. DATE
March 1997
SOURCE
Middle East;Mar97, Issue 265, p20
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Highlights Egyptian President Hosni Mubarak's plan to irrigate the desert otherwise known as the `New Delta' or `New Valley' project and the criticisms and objection it has generated from the public. Total cost of the project; Rationale of the project; Egyptian water conservation program.
ACCESSION #
9705300403

 

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