24 May 2019

Public-Private Partnerships Will Never Solve America’s Infrastructure Crisis

Another “Infrastructure Week” has come and gone without federal action on the nation’s aging roads, water systems, airports and other public works. Some of us will rightly rage about the federal government’s penny-pinching while Flint, Michigan, has yet to replace thousands of lead pipes. But there’s an under reported dimension

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23 May 2019

Public Private Partnership Authority To Be Set Up: Minister

Minister Housing and Urban Development Mian Mehmood-ur-Rasheed has said that public-private partnership authority is being established in the province to ensure participation of the private sector in Naya Pakistan Housing Scheme and speedy construction of housing units. Addressing an Iftar party held here on Wednesday in honour of private builders

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23 May 2019

Private sector favours Kelkar panel report to boost PPP in infrastructure

Easy financing for infrastructureNSE 2.92 % projects, a push to the government expenditure, and implementation of the Kelkar Committee report that talked about the revival of public-private partnership (PPP), top the list of measures the government must look to revive private investment in the infrastructure sector in India. The sector,

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22 May 2019

Jordan- Public-private partnership is pivotal, says PM

Prime Minster Omar Razzaz on Tuesday underlined the importance of the partnership between the public and private sectors in various economic domains. Chairing the Public-Private Partnership Council meeting, Razzaz underscored the government’s interest to forge ahead with implementing the partnership’s programs. He said such joint projects are pivotal to provide

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21 May 2019

EZ still does it: Longtime public-private partnership, EZ Ride, is still helping N.J. with transportation needs

To really appreciate how public-private partnerships have shaped transportation services in New Jersey, it’s worth remembering how these arrangements are used in a jam. Entire street block-long lines once trailed out of Garden State gas stations; that was amid the nationwide rationing of motor fuels during the oil crises in

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21 May 2019

Public-private partnership brings natural gas pipeline upgrade to Floyd County

Rome and Floyd County’s economic development effort has a brighter future thanks to a public-private partnership that is bringing a $22.3 million natural gas pipeline upgrade to western Floyd County. Representatives from the Georgia Public Service Commission met with Georgia Power, Atlanta Gas Light, International Paper and local government leaders

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20 May 2019

Zwicker Measure Establishing “Energy Infrastructure Public-Private Partnership Act” Clears Assembly Committee

A measure sponsored by Assemblyman Andrew Zwicker (D-Hunterdon, Mercer, Middlesex and Somerset) to establish the “Energy Infrastructure Public-Private Partnership Act” cleared the Assembly Science and Technology Committee Thursday. The bill (A-4535) would allow private entities to propose energy-related projects to government entities, at government facilities, as part of a public-private

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20 May 2019

How PPP model improves healthcare infrastructure, Dr Sanjay Mukherjee explains

Public Private Partnership plays an important role to give fillip to healthcare infrastructure, an important component to boost patient care. In light of Indian healthcare sector which faces serious issue on infrastructure in rural areas, PPP model is best way to improve things. Dr Sanjay Mukherjee, Secretary, Medical Education and

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17 May 2019

Report on Demise of a Public-Private Partnership

In 2012 a new investor-backed company, Quad Learning, created American Honor, a partnership with community colleges for a national network of honors programs. The goal was to create a collaborative curriculum for students to earn affordable, high-quality associate degrees and then to help them transfer to selective four-year institutions. Roughly two

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17 May 2019

Morgan Stanley to invest Rs 145 cr in Manipal Health Enterprise

Morgan Stanley India Infrastructure (MSII) committed a Rs 145 crore investment in Manipal Health Enterprise, the healthcare arm of Manipal Education and Medical Group, for an undisclosed stake. The tie-up involves an investment of Rs 100 crore in Healthmap, a Public Private Partnership for diagnostic imaging in Indian healthcare, a

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