BlackRock Real Assets has raised a total amount of €650 million (US$720 million) for its Renewable Income Europe fund. According to sources, twenty-five institutional investors in Europe and Asia backed the fund.
Infrastructure/PPP news in Afghanistan
The short listed projects were derived from regional and national infrastructure priority pipelines which were subjected to selection methodologies covering a range of criteria pertaining to strategic relevance, level of project development, project feasibility, complexity of implementation and fiscal impact. The short-listing process was conducted through desk review of projects based on available information and consultations with concerned public and private sector officials from the Member States, multilateral and bilateral development organizations and other relevant information sources.
The World Bank has launched a request for expressions of interest (RFEOI) to hire consultants to support the development of a PPP program in Afghanistan.
The Ministry of Public Health of the Islamic Republic of Afghanistan has invited consultancy firms to indicate their interest in providing transaction advisory services for three candidate hospitals to be delivered through the PPP model.