Nine bidders for US$240 million light rail PPP in Kazakhstan
The 26-year PPP deal allocates three years for financing, design, construction and commissioning, followed by 23 years of operations and maintenance before the line would be transferred to the city’s transport department.
Private partner to develop US$550 million Kinshasa-Brazzaville bridge
The governments of the Democratic Republic of Congo and the Republic of Congo have agreed to develop the first road-rail bridge between their capitals, Kinshasa and Brazzaville, through a public-private partnership (PPP).
German-Kuwaiti consortium sign contract for US$1.6 billion wastewater PPP in Kuwait
The Kuwait Authority for Partnership Projects (KAPP) has announced the commercial close of the Um Al-Hayman Wastewater Treatment Plant project.
Seven bidders for US$575 million airport PPP in India
Andhra Pradesh Airports Development Corporation (APDCL) has received seven responses to a Request for Qualifications (RFQ) for the development of a greenfield international airport in the state, located in the south-east of India.
Kenya shortlists three bidders for US$200 million bridge PPP
Kenya's Urban Roads Authority (KURA) has announced that it has shortlisted three firms/consortia to develop the 2nd Nyali Bridge under a public-private partnership (PPP). The estimated capital cost of the project is US$200 million.
Government of Chile to tender US$2.5 billion hospital concessions
The Ministries of Health and Public Works of the government of Chile have published a schedule for the tender of eighteen hospital concessions with a total investment of over US$2.5 billion.
Bahrain and Saudi Arabia to tender US$3.5 billion causeway PPP next year
Saudi Arabia’s ambassador to Bahrain has stated publicly that the tender for the King Hamad Causeway, a 25km road and rail bridge that will cross the Gulf of Bahrain, will be launched in six months. The estimated construction cost is between US$3 and 4 billion.
Tender for US$250 million light rail project launched in Kazahkstan
The Public Transport Department of Almaty, the largest city in Kazakhstan, located in the south-east of the country, has published a tender announcement for a light rail project.
Government of Jordan planning US$4.2 billion rail concession
The Ministry of Transport of the government of Jordan is reportedly planning to contract Chinese company Touchstone to deliver a US$4.23 billion rail project through a build-operate-transfer (BOT) or build-own-operate-transfer (BOOT) agreement.
Local consortium wins Brazil's first rehabilitate/maintain road concession
Estrada do Feijão Bahia, a consortium comprising Paviservice and SVC Construções, has been awarded the concession contract to rehabilitate and maintain the BA-052 road in Bahia, a state in the north-east of Brazil.