Peruvian Northern Toll Road PPP achieves FC
The 365km Norther Toll Road linking Pativilca and Puerto Salaverry down the Peruvian coastline has secured the financial closure.
Preferred bidder selected for Red Sea PPP megaproject in Saudi Arabia
The Red Sea Development Company (TRSDC) has selected the Acwa Power/China Energy consortium as the preferred bidder for the first phase of the Red Sea Development project.
Vientam approves US$ 900m expressway PPP
The government of Vietnam has approved the investment policy of the Dong Dang-Tra Linh expressway to be implemented on a public-private partnership (PPP) basis.
USD 700 million metro PPP project awarded in China
The Shenzhen Municipal Government in China has awarded MTR Consulting and China Railway Electrification Bureau (EEB) the tender for the Shenzhen Metro Line 13 (Line 13) Private-Public Partnership (PPP) project. An agreement will be signed for the investment and construction of the project, and operation of Line 13 for a term of 30 years after completion.
Kenya plans US$ 1.85 bn toll roads PPPs
The Treasury of Kenya has announced plans to launch PPP infrastructure projects such as toll roads with an estimated investment value of KES 200 billion (US$ 1.85 billion). The government is also revitalizing the PPP framework to have an alternative channel to finance infrastructure in times of fast-rising public debt.
Contract signed for USD9bn airport PPP in Thailand
Public-Private Partnership Agreement of U-Tapao International Airport City Project & Eastern Airport City Project was signed on June 19 in Thailand between the Eastern Economic Corridor Office of Thailand (EECO) and U-Tapao International Aviation Company Limited or the BBS Joint Venture, the winning bidder which offered the highest returns to the State.
Brazil to concession 4,000km of highways across the country
Ministry of Infrastructure in Brazil has requested the state-owned Planning and Logistics Company - Empresa de Planejamento e Logística S.A. (EPL) to carry out studies for the concessions of five highways. The stretches add up to more than four thousand kilometers of federal highways and cross eight states.
City in Thailand plans monorail PPP project
Pattaya city administration in the south-east of Thailand is planning to develop an elevated monorail system in Pattaya city. The project is aimed to reduce traffic congestion and connect the city with the government's infrastructure development in the Eastern Economic Corridor (EEC).
Financial close for the major road PPP in Bangladesh
First Dhaka Elevated Expressway Company, Ltd. (FDEE), a project company owned by China Shandong International Economic & Technical Cooperation Group Ltd (CSI), Sinohydro Cooperation and Italian-Thai Development Public Company Limited (ITD) has reached financial close for the Dhaka Elevated Expressway Public-Private Partnership (PPP) project in the capital of Bangladesh.
New procurement plan approved for $1.7bn road project in Brazil
Brazil's national land transport agency ANTT has approved the proposal for BR-153/080/414/GO/TO road concession connecting the states of Goiás and Tocantins.