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MegaProject 1288: US$1.6 billion concession to operate Japanese airport awarded

MegaProject 1288: US$1.6 billion concession to operate Japanese airport awarded

🕔Jun 27, 2018

Fukuoka Airport HD Group has signed a Basic Agreement with the Ministry of Land, Infrastructure, Transport and Tourism (MLIT) of the Japanese government to operate Fukuoka Airport, the principal airport on the island of Kyushu, in the south of Japan, under a concession contract.

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MegaProject 1251: Japan invites bids for seven airport concessions at minimum US$650 million

MegaProject 1251: Japan invites bids for seven airport concessions at minimum US$650 million

🕔May 2, 2018

The Ministry of Land, Infrastructure, Transport and Tourism (MLITT) of the Government of Japan has launched tender for the operation of seven airports under a 30-year concession contract, setting the minimum bid price at JPY72 billion (US$656.9 million).

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Contract signed for the operation of Kobe airport

Contract signed for the operation of Kobe airport

🕔Oct 3, 2017

The consortium made up of VINCI Airports, ORIX and Kansai Airports signed with Kobe City the 42-years concession contract for the operation of Kobe airport (Japan).

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Japan awards 42-year airport concession contract

Japan awards 42-year airport concession contract

🕔Sep 11, 2017

The city of Kobe has named as preferred bidder for the 42-year Kobe airport concession contract the joint venture formed by VINCI Airports, ORIX Corporation and Kansai Airports.

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Mitsubishi Estate consortium signs on Takamatsu Airport concession

Mitsubishi Estate consortium signs on Takamatsu Airport concession

🕔Aug 23, 2017

A consortium led by Mitsubishi Estate has signed the concession agreement to operate the Takamatsu Airport in Japan.

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AMP Capital reaches final close on the AMP Capital Infrastructure Debt Fund III

AMP Capital reaches final close on the AMP Capital Infrastructure Debt Fund III

🕔Aug 22, 2017

AMP Capital has reached final close on the AMP Capital Infrastructure Debt Fund III (IDF III), raising US$2.5 billion for the mezzanine debt strategy, an additional US$800 million in co-investment rights and securing a further US$800 million from investors who want access to its deal capabilities.

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MegaProject 987: Shortlist for Fukuoka Airport privatization

MegaProject 987: Shortlist for Fukuoka Airport privatization

🕔Aug 10, 2017

Japan’s Ministry of Land, Infrastructure, Transport and Tourism (MLIT) has shortlisted five consortia for the tender process to privatize the operation of Fukuoka Airport.

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Macquarie to sell holding in National Car Parks to Park24

Macquarie to sell holding in National Car Parks to Park24

🕔Jul 20, 2017

Macquarie has announced that Macquarie European Infrastructure Fund II (MEIF2) has agreed to sell its 100 per cent interest in National Car Parks Limited (NCP) to a consortium of Park24, a listed Japanese strategic buyer and Development Bank of Japan Inc. (DBJ), a Japanese government-owned financial institution.

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MegaProject 940: Japan starts Fukuoka Airport privatization

MegaProject 940: Japan starts Fukuoka Airport privatization

🕔Jun 1, 2017

Japan’s Ministry of Land, Infrastructure, Transport and Tourism (MLIT) has announced that it has started a tender process to privatize the operation of Fukuoka Airport.

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ADB launches PPP monitoring initiatives

ADB launches PPP monitoring initiatives

🕔May 5, 2017

The Asian Development Bank (ADB) announced two new initiatives to improve and monitor the business environment for public-private partnerships (PPPs) in Asia and the Pacific. The measures, which aim to strengthen the bankability and implementation of PPPs, were announced in Yokohama, Japan at the 50th Annual Meeting of ADB's Board of Governors.

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Hastings signs mandate with Japanese institution for infrastructure debt

Hastings signs mandate with Japanese institution for infrastructure debt

🕔Apr 7, 2017

Global infrastructure fund manager Hastings Funds Management has won an infrastructure debt investment mandate from the Development Bank of Japan Inc. and DBJ Asset Management Co., Ltd (collectively DBJ Group), targeting investments in OECD countries.

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MegaProject 901: Fukuoka International Airport in Japan is to be privatized

MegaProject 901: Fukuoka International Airport in Japan is to be privatized

🕔Apr 4, 2017

The government of Japan is to privatize Fukuoka International Airport, Japan’s fourth biggest airport measured by passenger traffic after Tokyo Narita, Tokyo Haneda and Kansai.

 

 

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CIM Group to sell minority stake

CIM Group to sell minority stake

🕔Feb 23, 2017

CIM Group, LLC and Mitsui & Co., Ltd. have announced a strategic partnership that expands both organizations’ growth initiatives in real estate and infrastructure investments across North America.

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AMP Capital’s global infrastructure platform exceeds US$2 billion target at FC

AMP Capital’s global infrastructure platform exceeds US$2 billion target at FC

🕔Jan 13, 2017

AMP Capital has raised US$2.4 billion for its global infrastructure platform at final close, with more than 50 institutional investors committing to its global mandate to invest in high-quality assets offering the best relative value.

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Concession agreement signed for toll road privatization in Japan

Concession agreement signed for toll road privatization in Japan

🕔Sep 6, 2016

Aichi Road Concession, Inc. and the Aichi Prefectural Road Public Corporation (APRPC) signed on August 31 an agreement for the concession of a toll road in Aichi prefecture, in central Japan.

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Japan's Pension Fund hires Mitsubishi UFJ Trust for global infrastructure

Japan's Pension Fund hires Mitsubishi UFJ Trust for global infrastructure

🕔Aug 26, 2016

Japan's Pension Fund Association for Local Government Officials, or Chikyoren, has announced it has hired Mitsubishi UFJ Trust and Banking to manage its global infrastructure investments.

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Dai-ichi Life invests in infrastructure debt fund

Dai-ichi Life invests in infrastructure debt fund

🕔Aug 16, 2016

The Dai-ichi Life Insurance Company, Limited has made a commitment to invest JPY10 billion (US$99 million) as seed money to the Cosmic Blue PF Trust Lily, an infrastructure debt fund which invests in overseas infrastructure project finance.

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MegaProject 743: Japan starts market sounding for Fukuoka airport concession

MegaProject 743: Japan starts market sounding for Fukuoka airport concession

🕔Jul 27, 2016

The government of Japan has started the market sounding to select a qualified private firm to run the Fukuoka airport concession.

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Maeda Corporation-led team selected for Japanese toll roads concession

Maeda Corporation-led team selected for Japanese toll roads concession

🕔Jul 1, 2016

The Aichi Prefectural Road Public Corporation (APRPC) has selected a Maeda Corporation-led team for the concession to operate eight toll roads in the Aichi prefecture, in central Japan.

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Nippon Life Insurance Company announces commitments to infrastructure

Nippon Life Insurance Company announces commitments to infrastructure

🕔May 3, 2016

Nippon Life Insurance Company, together with its wholly owned subsidiaries Nippon Life Global Investors Americas, Inc. (NLGI Americas) and Nippon Life Global Investors Europe PLC (NLGI Europe),

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