654 kilometers of expressway to be built in Vietnam
The expressway passes through 13 provinces and cities and consists of 11 sub-projects. Out of 11, three sub-projects will be funded by the state and other eight will be funded through BOT (Built-Operate-Transfer) PPP model.
Chile to invest US$ 10 billion in road development program
Chile presented an investment plan for the road infrastructure in the country. The road infrastructure development program includes the construction of almost 17,000 km of road routes.
Submission of bids moved to October for motorway concession in Greece
The submission of binding bids for the EUR 6.5 billion Egnatia Odos motorway concession has been postponed from June to October 2019.
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.