Qatar General Electricity and Water Corporation (Kahramaa) has launched a tender process for a new independent water and power project.
Infrastructure/PPP news in Qatar
Qatari Diar Real Estate Investment Company (QDREIC) has launched a tender process to seek investors to design, build, finance and operate a Turkish Village development in Qatar.
Qatar authorities have launched a tender process seeking firms to develop school projects in the country through Public-Private Partnership (PPP).
Atkins, a design, engineering and project management consultancy, has appointed Phil Malem as managing director for its transportation and infrastructure business, Middle East & Africa.
Qatar General Electricity and Water Corporation (Kahramaa) has launched a tender process for consultancy services to assist in the procurement process of a new independent water and power project, Facility E.
The Ministry of Economy and Commerce (MEC) of Qatar recently said it would submit the draft public-private partnership (PPP) law to the cabinet by August this year and hopes to have the framework completed and implemented by the end of 2016.
MegaProject 612: Financial close for Facility D Natural Gas-Fired Power Generation and Desalination Project in Qatar
Project financing has been provided by the Japan Bank for International Cooperation (JBIC), the Bank of Tokyo-Mitsubishi UFJ, Ltd., Mizuho Bank, Ltd., Sumitomo Mitsui Banking Corporation, Mitsubishi UFJ Trust and Banking Corporation, Sumitomo Mitsui Trust Bank, Limited, the Norinchukin Bank, Qatar National Bank, and KfW IPEX-Bank.
Egis has acquired a 51% stake in Projacs, a project and construction management firm in the Middle East.
Strukton International, a firm focused on transport systems , has announced that its Qatar-based subsidiary opened for business recently.
Last Friday, twenty-one Asian countries signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) to establish the Asian Infrastructure Investment Bank (AIIB) as founding members in Beijing.
The Qatar Electricity and Water Company (QEWC) signed on 29 September 2013 a US$450 million finance documentation with a consortium of four local banks to finance Qatar's US$500 million RAF A2 Desalination Plant under construction at Ras Abu Fontas.
As ArabianBusiness.com reported today, the final tenders for the phase 1 of the Doha metro system will be launched in 2012 and the RFQ for them are still open:
Qatar winning the bid to host the FIFA 2022 World Cup will spur the country's infrastructure projects market development, estimated over US$ 100 billion, based on public-private partnerships (PPPs) model.