10 Oct 2018

Public-Private Partnership Sought To Provide Employee Housing At Acadia National Park

A unique approach to employee housing — a public-private partnership — is being explored at Acadia National Park, where the National Park Service is gauging the interest of private individuals, housing and lodging developers, and other organizations to enter into an agreement to construct and operate housing for seasonal park

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10 Oct 2018

Give counties technical support in PPPs

Public-Private Partnership is extensively touted as a viable alternative source of capital investment for infrastructural projects. PPPs have significant transformative potential nationally and within the devolved governance. Uptake and successful conceptualisation and implementation of PPP projects is, however, dependent on the level of knowledge, expertise and technical know-how of the

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10 Oct 2018

Public-private partnership develops antimicrobial stewardship program in New York

The New York State Department of Health is partnering with ILÚM Health Solutions and OpGen to develop an antimicrobial stewardship research program. “By investing in public health institutions and innovative research, we are working to protect New Yorkers against harmful infectious diseases while cementing our status as a leader in

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10 Oct 2018

Malaysia approves 45 Public Private Partnerships projects

Going forward, economic growth will be driven by the high-tech sectors, underlining the potential of the digital economy in ensuring Malaysia’s transition to a high-income and developed economy. It is expected that the PPPs will help with that. Some 45 out of the 67 public-private partnership (PPP) projects under the

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09 Oct 2018

Public-private partnership develops antimicrobial stewardship program in New York

The New York State Department of Health is partnering with ILÚM Health Solutions and OpGen to develop an antimicrobial stewardship research program. “By investing in public health institutions and innovative research, we are working to protect New Yorkers against harmful infectious diseases while cementing our status as a leader in

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09 Oct 2018

South Carolina Public-Private Partnership Makes Economic Case for Broadband

(TNS) — Access to serviceable Internet is of serious importance in Aiken County, S.C., and surrounding areas, Economic Development Partnership President and CEO Will Williams said Thursday during the partnership’s annual meeting. “Many of our areas don’t have broadband capabilities because of where they are,” Williams said. “And so we’re

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09 Oct 2018

Logistics zone, transport jetty to be built under public-private partnership

The Yangon Regional Gvernment is going to develop the Ngwe Pin Lel Integrated Logistics Zone and Inland Water Transport Jetty under a public-private-partnership (PPP) agreement, U Myint Thaung, the regional minister of planning and finance for Yangon Regional Government, said. The matter came up when regional representative Daw Sandar Min

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09 Oct 2018

Canadian province to tender US$1.5 billion hospital P3

The Government of Nova Scotia, a province in eastern Canada, has announced that the redevelopment of the QEII Health Sciences Centre, known as the QEII New Generation project, will be partly undertaken through a public-private partnership (P3). The total cost of the project is estimated to be CAD2 billion (US$1.54

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09 Oct 2018

Kenya shortlists three bidders for US$200 million bridge PPP

Kenya’s Urban Roads Authority (KURA) has announced that it has shortlisted three firms/consortia to develop the 2nd Nyali Bridge under a public-private partnership (PPP). The estimated capital cost of the project is US$200 million. The project will involve the construction, operation and maintenance of a six-lane bridge (three lanes in

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08 Oct 2018

Gulftainer Signs 50-year, $600 million concession to Operate and Expand Port of Wilmington in Delaware, USA

Gulftainer, the world’s largest privately-owned independent port operator and logistics company based in the UAE, finalised a 50-year concession with the State of Delaware in the USA to operate and develop the Port of Wilmington, significantly expanding the company’s global footprint and reach. The agreement, signed by Gulftainer’s subsidiary GT

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