17 Jan 2019

Public–private partnership (PPP) contract in Lithuania (Kaunas district Police headquarters building)

UAB Merko statyba, part of AS Merko Ehitus group, and Police Department under the Ministry of the Interior of the Republic of Lithuania (public entity) have entered into a public–private partnership (PPP) contract to perform the design and construction works of the new Kaunas district Police headquarters at Radvilenu ave.

11 Jan 2019

ISU Seeks Public-Private Partnership For Major Housing Project

Illinois State University is looking for a development partner on a major student housing project that would add up to 1,200 on-campus beds. The public-private partnership would “grow and diversify” ISU’s on-campus housing, now limited to several aging dorms and the newer Cardinal Court apartments, according to a request for

10 Jan 2019

Strengthening BHCPF through Public Private Partnerships

The launch of the Basic Healthcare Provision Fund by President Muhammadu Buhari last Tuesday has again provided an opportunity for the Nigeria private health sector to improve access to quality and affordable health services to poor and vulnerable Nigerians towards attaining Universal Health Coverage. Olumide Okunola of the World Bank/IFC

27 Dec 2018

Private-public partnership plan for Digital Park Thailand

The Thailand Board of Investment (BOI) have announced a public-private partnership plan for Digital Park Thailand (EECD), a key component of the Thai Government’s Eastern Economic Corridor (EEC) development initiative. Digital Park Thailand is a 115-hectare site strategically located within the EEC. The EEC covers the eastern provinces of Chachoengsao,

24 Dec 2018

HCM City has first public-private partnership hospital

Gia An 115 Hospital – the first health care facility constructed in the form of public-private partnership (PPP) in HCM City was inaugurated on Saturday. The hospital, a joint effort of Hoa Lâm Group and People’s 115 Hospital, has 367 patient beds and 60 check-up rooms in a 10-storey building

20 Dec 2018

State Department Announces New Public-Private Foreign Assistance Partnership for Southern Mexico and Central America

The U.S. Department of State announced billions in new aid and development for southern Mexico and the nations of the Northern Triangle of Central America (El Salvador, Guatemala, and Honduras) that it hopes will bring jobs and change that will persuade many would-be migrants to not take the trek northward

18 Dec 2018

Public Private Partnerships (PPPs) in Line With National Development Objectives in Myanmar

Under the Notification issued on 30 November 2018, a project bank (Project Bank) will be established by the Ministry of Planning and Finance (MoPF) for the projects submitted by Myanmar government agencies (referred to as Implementing Government Agencies (IGA)), which plan to develop and implement projects. The MoPF will determine

14 Dec 2018

Public-Private Partnership Takes Down Global Cybercriminals

The year 2018 is stacking up to be the year of cybercrime prosecution, with the U.S. Department of Justice (DoJ) flexing its muscle and truly demonstrating the “long arm of the law.” The number of indictments, extraditions, trials and convictions give us a sense that attorney generals across the United

11 Dec 2018

Cortez seeks public-private partnership on fiber optics

The city of Cortez on Dec. 5 issued a request for proposals seeking a qualified fiber-to-home company to partner with the city to deliver a fiber optic internet connection to all homes and businesses in Cortez. The preliminary Cortez budget for 2019 cuts all capital expenses for the actual installation

10 Dec 2018

Don’t lease TVM airport under public-private partnership model

A new proposal by the Union Cabinet aims to take control of the management of six airports in India including the Thiruvananthapuram airport. Kerala Chief Minister Pinarayi Vijayan on Sunday requested the Centre to not lease out the Thiruvananthapuram airport under the public-private partnership model, but instead, let the state