05 Nov 2018

KP CM signs Public-Private Partnership mode for Rashakai Economic Zone project

Khyber Pakhtunkhwa (KP) Chief Minister (CM) Mahmood Khan on Sunday agreed to sign an agreement on Public-Private Partnership (PPP) mode between KP Economic Zone and a relevant management company on the Rashakai Economic Zone (REZ) project. The CM, who is also the PPP committee chairman, signed the agreement while presiding

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31 Oct 2018

Budget & finance committees move public-private partnership forward

JACKSON, Tenn. — “We do not want to raise taxes,” Madison County Commissioner Doug Stephenson said. “I mean, that’s our game plan. We’re going to do what we have money to do.” Now the question is, how will the county pay for the public-private partnership? “We’re going to make a

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26 Oct 2018

Lomé to host forum on public-private partnership’s contribution to agropole creation on Nov 22-23

Togo First – Next month, November 22 and 23, Lomé will host a major forum on opportunities for Togolese and foreign investors to co-finance agropoles in Togo. This was announced on Wednesday October 24 by Odilia Gnassingbé (photo), Executive director of Autonomous centre for study and reinforcement of development capacities

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23 Oct 2018

Regional Council salutes public-private partnership behind sales tax referendum to fund new schools

The Greater Nashville Regional Council (GNRC) has recognized the Williamson County partnership that led to a successful February 2018 referendum for funding to facilitate school construction/renovation projects. The Marshall S. Stuart Memorial Award for Intergovernmental Cooperation was presented to the Williamson County Government, Williamson County Association of REALTORS® (WCAR), Williamson,

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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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08 Oct 2018

McBains Hellas appointed to advise on major new healthcare PPP project in Greece

McBains Hellas appointed to advise on major new healthcare PPP project, as BRFAA and EBRD sign agreement on joint development of a new personalised medical research centre using PPP The Biomedical Research Foundation of the Academy of Athens (BRFAA) and the European Bank for Reconstruction and Development (EBRD) signed in

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08 Oct 2018

Third Tamil Nadu Urban Development Project (TNUDP-III) bags monetary deal of US$300 million Road Project in Tamil Nadu

The World Bank today approved a loan of US$300 million to assist the Government of India with the implementation of the Third Tamil Nadu Urban Development Project (TNUDP-III). The project’s objective is to continue to improve the delivery of urban services through enhancing the quality of urban infrastructure, mobilize resources

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24 Aug 2018

Drastic measures needed for national economic growth: PM

NDO/VNA – The Government’s Economic Advisory Group should work to analyse internal and external difficulties to propose rational mechanisms for the nation’s sustainable economic growth, said Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc. Working with the group on August 23, PM Phuc lauded the group for its consultations over the past years,

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24 Aug 2018

University of Illinois engineering professor to lead downtown Chicago innovation center

University of Illinois has tapped one of its own professors to direct its ambitious public-private South Loop innovation center, a massive endeavor aimed at sparking economic development and giving the state’s largest public university a footprint in Chicago. William H. Sanders, who led the department of electrical and computer engineering

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05 Jul 2018

Dominguez: Tax reform, infra buildup to revolutionize PHL eco development

The Duterte administration’s twin pillars for economic inclusion—the comprehensive tax reform program and massive infrastructure buildup under its “Build, Build, Build” initiative—will “produce a revolution” in the country’s economic development and raise per-capita income to the level of high-middle income economies by 2022, according to Finance Secretary Carlos Dominguez III.

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