The Vice President of China Railway, Shao Gang, has confirmed to state-controlled Radio Mozambique that the company is proposing to construct a rail link between Mozambique and Zimbabwe, to be called the Trans-Zambezi line and estimated to cost US$2.5 billion.
Infrastructure/PPP news in Zimbabwe
China CAMC Engineering has signed a contract for the Masvingo sewage pumping and treatment plant upgrading project with Masvingo Government.
The Common Market for Eastern and Southern Africa (COMESA) infrastructure fund has got a capital injection of US$21.9 million.
The government of Zimbabwe is looking to raise about US$5 billion through new PPP projects to develop and upgrade the country's road network. .
Mpilo Central Hospital, located in Bulawayo (Zimbabwe), has invited private partners to deliver a number of new buildings through a public private partnership.
The Zimbabwean Government has taken over ownership and operations of Southern Africa's first Public Private Partnership (PPP) and Build, Operate & Transfer (BOT) concession, the New Limpopo Bridge, following the expiry of the BOT agreement last week.
The government of Zimbabwe through the ministry of Transport and Infrastructural Development has announced that it has received bids for 12 out of the 15 road PPP projects which were tendered last year.
Rail and port to be form a single concession in a cross-country project. Mozambique, Zimbabwe and Botswana
Hello,There is mega rail project under study in Africa. The state-owned rail companies of Botswana and Mozambique are preparing to build an estimated $7-billion transport project that would include one of Africa's longest railways and a deepwater port on the Indian Ocean, south of Maputo. A recent agreement between the two governments calls for the scheme to include private financing, but backing has not yet been secured.Dates:
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