Development Bank of Southern Africa (DBSA)

Company description

The Development Bank of Southern Africa (DBSA) is a financial institution wholly owned by the South African Government. Its purpose is to accelerate sustainable socio-economic development to improve the quality of life of people in South Africa, by providing financial and non-financial investments in the social and economic infrastructure sectors. The DBSA support South Africa’s regional by providing development finance for infrastructure projects in four priority sectors, energy(including renewable energy and energy efficiency), transportation(road, rail and ports),bulk water and ICT, across Africa.

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Headway Hill, 1258 Lever Road, Midrand South Africa

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Company updates

  • October 29, 2019

    Meridiam signs Kinguele Hydropower plant concession contract in Gabon

    Meridiam has signed a 33-year concession contract with the Government of Gabon (GoG) for the 34-MW run-of-the-river Kinguele Aval hydropower plant. Located on the Mbei River, 100 km East from Lib...

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  • November 26, 2018

    Government of Ghana signs MoU with Africa Investment SkyTrain Consortium for Accra SkyTrain project

    The Government of Ghana has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with Africa Investment SkyTrain Consortium for the development of Accra SkyTrain in the metropolis capital of Ghana.&nb...

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  • November 30, 2017

    KES62bn contract signed to construct the Lamu-Garissa-Isiolo Road in Kenya

    Kenya National Highways Authority (KeNHA) on Wednesday signed a KES62 billion (US$590 million) deal with a consortium to construct the Lamu-Garissa-Isiolo road, a component of the LAPSETT pr...

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  • July 07, 2017

    FC for Madagascar airport PPP

    Ravinala Airports has finalized its funding arrangements and has commences construction works of the Madagascar’s Ivato international airport in Antananarivo and Fascene international airpo...

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  • November 20, 2015

    Shortlist announced for African rail PPP project

    A total of 12 teams have been shortlisted to develop the 1,661 km railway PPP project. The shortlisted companies are the following:

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  • October 17, 2014

    SADC establishes fund for infrastructure project development - Projects sought

    The Southern African Development Community (SADC) has established a regional fund to provide capital to governments and local private sector for project development initiatives such as feasibility stu...

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  • April 21, 2014

    DBSA calls for applications to fund infrastructure projects in SADC region

    The European Union and the South African Government recently launched a €100 million (R1.5 billion) Infrastructure Investment Programme for South Africa (IIPSA).

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