Philippines to launch Swiss challenge for US$14 billion Bulacan Airport
The Philippine´s Government is set to launch the Swiss challenge for the building and development of a New International Airport in Bulacan, a region in Central Luzon north of Manila.
Brazilian consortium awarded BRL2.72 billion Norte-Sul railway concession
The consortium of Rumo SA has been awarded with development contract after the auction of the EF-151, known as the North-South Railroad (FNS), held on Thursday (March 28), on the São Paulo Stock Exchange, B3, with an offer of BRL2.72 billion (US$692 million). The concession granted goes from Porto Nacional (TO) to Estrela d'Oeste (SP), spanning 1,537 kilometers.
Financial close for US$700 million desalination PPP in Saudi Arabia
ACWA Power has announced the successful signing of senior financing and hedging agreements for the SAR2.625 billion (US$700 million) Rabigh-3 Independent Water Project (IWP).
MOU signed for US$700 million rail and port PPP in Jordan
The Saudi Jordanian Investment Fund (SJIF) and the Aqaba Special Economic Zone Authority (ASEZA) have signed a memorandum of understanding (MOU) to establish a railway connecting Aqaba’s seaports to a dry port that will be constructed in Ma’an, forming the first phase of Jordan’s national railway network.
Tender for US$1.5 billion fast lanes PPP in Tel Aviv progresses to proposal phase
Six prequalified bidding teams have been invited to submit proposals for the ILS5.5 billion (US$1.49 billion) Fast Lanes project in Tel Aviv.
Pakistani province issues RFP for US$285 million expressway project
The government of Sindh, a province in south-east Pakistan, has issued a Request for Proposals (RFP) for the Malir Expressway project to qualified bidders.
BOO contract is signed to build and operate world's largest desalination plant
The Water and Electricity Company of Saudi Arabia has announced that it has signed the agreement for Rabigh 3 Independent Water Project with the winning consortium of ACWA Power International and Saudi Brothers' Commercial Company.
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.