Altán Redes, the consortium in charge of the development of the Red Compartida telecom system PPP in Mexico, has reached the financial close for the project. The total funding commitments have reached US$ 2.3 billion.
MegaProject 902: California county launches a tender to build multibillion dollar fiber-optic network countywide
Riverside County, in the U.S. state of California, has issued a Request for Proposals (RFP) to develop the nation’s largest broadband network, a project that would stimulate economic growth and make high-speed networks available to all residents and businesses countywide.
The Department of Commerce and First Responder Network Authority (FirstNet) has announced the selection of AT&T to build the first nationwide wireless broadband network dedicated to America’s first responders.
Foresight VCT PLC has announced that the maximum number of subscriptions of £40 million (US$50 million) has been received and the Offer is now closed for further applications.
Telefónica reached an agreement with global investment firm KKR Group for the sale of up to 40% of Telxius Telecom, its global telecommunications infrastructure company, for a total amount of €1.275 billion (US$1.343 billion), or €12.75 (US$13.43) a share.
The Peruvian Private Investment Promotion Agency (ProInversión) presented the portfolio of high-potential projects to be awarded by the Institution between 2017 and 2018, pointing out the positive impact of the PPPs not only to boost the national economy, but also to benefit all Peruvians.
Ireland-France Subsea Cable Limited has announced a partnership with Tiger Infrastructure Partners to finance and construct IFC-1, a submarine fiber-optic cable system that will be the first and only direct subsea cable between Ireland and France.
Mexico’s Ministry of Communications and Transport (SCT) has signed the contract for the Shared Network broadband project.
The Emerging Africa Infrastructure Fund (EAIF) has invested US$50 million in an US$800 million bond issued by the Nigerian telecommunications tower business, IHS.
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.
Milbank, Tweed, Hadley & McCloy LLP has advised French bank Natixis in connection with financing of the first North American Arctic subsea fiber-optic cable network connecting communities in western and northern Alaska.
Antin Infrastructure Partners announces having entered into a binding agreement with American Tower Corporation and PGGM (ATC Europe) for the sale of FPS Towers for €697 million (US$732 million).
The Brazilian Ministry of Defense, through the Commission for the Implementation of the Airspace Control System (CISCEA), has announced the holding of a public hearing for the Management of the Integrated Communications Network of the Aeronautical Command.
Mexico threatens suit against Rivada Networks for alleging Red Compartida improprieties.
The European Commission and the European Investment Bank (EIB) have announce today their plans to launch a fund for broadband infrastructure – the Connecting Europe Broadband Fund.
The EQT Infrastructure investment strategy has agreed to acquire GlobalConnect A/S from its current shareholders.
The European Commission and the European Investment Bank (EIB) have announced their plans to launch a fund for broadband infrastructure – the Connecting Europe Broadband Fund, which will be managed by Cube Infrastructure Managers.
The EQT Infrastructure investment strategy has signed definitive transaction documentation to acquire Delta Comfort B.V. from Delta N.V., the municipality and province owned integrated utility company of the Dutch province of Zeeland.
The project company "Nord Pas de Calais", has signed the concession contract for the "Très Haut Débit" (THD) optic fibre network PPP project in France.
Antin Infrastructure Partners, an independent private equity firm focused on infrastructure investments, aims to raise €3 billion (US$3.19 billion) for its latest infrastructure fund.