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.
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.