On Friday, June 3, took place the official signing ceremony of the concession contract for the new port of Tibar Bay, between Bolloré Transport & Logistics and the State of Timor Leste, in the presence of the Ministers of Transport Mr. Gastão de Sousa and Finance Mrs Santina Cardoso, and the Minister of Planning and Strategic Investment, former Head of State, former Prime Minister and independence leader Kay Rala Xanana Gusmão.
Infrastructure/PPP news in Timor Leste
The firm beat out competition from three other shortlisted companies: International Container Terminal Services, Inc. (ICTSI), Mota-Engil - Ambiente e Serviço, SGPS, S.A. (MEAS), and The Peninsular and Oriental Steam Navigation Company (POSNCO).
The Government of Timor-Leste, through the Ministry of Petroleum and Mineral Resources and the PPP Unit of the Ministry of Finance, has launched a request for expressions of interest (RFEOI) for the Petroleum House building PPP project.
The Government of Timor-Leste has announced that it has pre-qualified four firms to tender for the new port to be built at Tibar Bay through a public-private partnership model.
The Government of Timor-Leste represented by the Ministry of Finance and the Ministry of Transport and Communications, is seeking to award a project for a Public Private Partnership (PPP) for the design, construction, financing, and operation of the Tibar Bay Port under a 30-year Build Operate Transfer (BOT) concession through an international public tender limited by prequalification, in accordance with Timor-Leste law and international best practice, and is inviting interested eligible parties to submit a prequalification application.
The Government of Timor-Leste through the Ministry of Transport and Communications is seeking to develop Tibar Bay Port and invites private sector participation to enter into a Public Private Partnership arrangement for the Project.The Government will conduct a competitive bidding process to select a qualified and experienced investor/operator to design, build, co-finance, and operate the Project.