The Asian Development Bank’s (ADB) Board of Directors has approved a US$346 million loan to upgrade highways in the Indian state of Karnataka.
Infrastructure/PPP news in Asia
A consortium led by WTE Wassertechnik GmbH Group (WTE) has been awarded the contract to design, finance, build, operate and transfer a wastewater treatment plant with a capacity of 500,000 m3/d in Kuwait. The project has an estimated value of US$1.8 billion.
The government of Nepal is considering partnering with the private sector to operate Gautam Buddha Airport in Bhairahawa, south-central Nepal.
Seven of the Philippines' biggest conglomerates are planning to team up to submit an unsolicited proposal for the development of Ninoy Aquino International Airport (NAIA), which has been dubbed in the past as the world’s worst airport.
Sri Lanka's Prime Minister Ranil Wickremesinghe has announced that an industrial zone to be built in Bingiriya, in the west of Sri Lanka, will be developed through a public-private partnership.
The Bases Conversion and Development Authority (BCDA) of the Philippines announced today that it has received seven bids for the design, engineering, and construction of the Clark International Airport new terminal building. The estimated cost of this expansion is PHP12.55 billion (US$248 million).
The Asian Development Bank (ADB) and the Government of Indonesia today have signed a memorandum of understanding to partner up in promoting public-private partnerships in the transport sector. ADB will provide strategic advisory services to support the Ministry of Transportation (MOT) in screening and preparing transport projects for delivery through PPP.
Everbright International Secures Wujiang Food Waste Treatment Project and Sanya Sludge Treatment and Disposal Project
China Everbright International Limited has recently secured Wujiang Food Waste Treatment Project in Jiangsu Province and Sanya Sludge Treatment and Disposal Project Phase II in Hainan Province, with a total investment of approximately RMB 187 million (US$ 23.93 million).
The Board of Investment of Sri Lanka (BOI) invites proposals for a Public-Private Partnership (PPP) contract under a investing, constructing and managing scheme over a period of 50 years. The scope of the project comprises a 20,000 m3 /day seawater desalination plant in Hambantota, Sri Lanka.
Groupe ADP, in consortium with Meridiam and ASMA Capital Partners B.S.C. have entered into exclusive negotiations to acquire Airport International Group (AIG), concessionaire of Queen Alia International Airport in Amman, Jordan, subject to Government of Jordan and project lenders consents.
Cube Highways has announced the signing of definitive agreements for a minority stake sale to an entity that is ultimately wholly-owned by the Abu Dhabi Investment Authority (ADIA).
The Kuwait Municipality and Kuwait Authority for Partnership Projects (KAPP) have shortlisted five teams for the build, operate and transfer (BOT) contract for the South Jahra Labour City.
Acwa Power has reached the financial closure the Shuaibah Expansion II IWP Project PPP in Saudi Arabia.
The government of Bangladesh under the Ministry of Housing & Public Works has released a Request for Qualifications (RFQ) seeking interested firms to undertake the development of Flyover from Shantinagar to Dhaka-Mawa Road through Public Private Partnership.
Water demand, Water & Electricity L.L.C (WEC) issued a Request for Expressions of Interest for the Yanbu and Shuqaiqi Independent Water Projects.
China State Construction International Holdings Ltd unit, CSCECL and CCCEG have entered into a joint venture agreement, pursuant to which the parties agreed to some terms related to the development of the Anhui Expressway Project.
The Government of the Kyrgyz Republic has launched a request for expression of interest seeking skilled consulting firms for the construction and operations of preschool educational institutions in the city of Bishkek on Public Private Partnership.
The National Mission for Clean Ganga (NMCG) and the state governments of Uttar Pradesh and Uttarakhand have awarded work to private sector for construction and maintenance of Sewage Treatment Plants in two major cities in Ganga river, Varanasi and Haridwar.
India's City and Industrial Development Corporation of Maharashtra (CIDCO) has received the financial proposal from GVK-led Mumbai International Airport (MIAL) for the Navi Mumbai International Airport PPP.