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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25 Sep 2018

Letter of Award for US$600 million airport PPP issued by the Greek government

GMR Group has announced that the Government of Greece has issued Letter of Award to a consortium of GMR Airports Limited, a subsidiary of GMR Infrastructure Ltd, and TERNA Group for the development, operations and management of a new international airport of Heraklion at Crete. The existing airport at Heraklion,

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20 Sep 2018

US$1 billion road concession confirmed by French authorities

The President of Normandy, a region in the north-east of France, has alleged that the national government’s Minister of Transport has confirmed that a contested bypass planned to the east of Rouen, capital of the region, will be developed through a concession. In planning for forty years, the 36km bypass

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11 Sep 2018

New Strategic Public-Private Partnership Projects In Romania

On August 23, the Government passed a decision approving the second package of strategic investments to be prepared and awarded under public-private partnership contracts by the National Strategy and Prognosis Committee. Below you may find the most important upcoming projects. High-speed railway – Bucharest – Craiova – Timisoara – Cluj

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12 Jun 2018

EBRD shows interest in financing Belgrade airport’s expansion

The European Bank for Reconstruction and Development (EBRD) is interested in providing financing for the expansion of Serbia’s Belgrade Nikola Tesla airport, EBRD vice president Alain Pilloux said. “The Nikola Tesla airport is a public-private partnership. There is a private sector company and there is also a link with the state

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12 Jun 2018

World Bank Approves Additional Financing for Morocco to Develop a Second Solar Power Complex

The World Bank announced today US$125 million in additional support for Morocco’s adoption of innovative solar technology, as part of the national goal of developing the country’s world-class solar and wind energy resources to reduce the dependence on fossil fuels and move toward a green energy future. The additional financing,

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05 Jun 2018

GGF to provide USD 37.4 mn for Serbia’s first wind farms

The fund said it would provide 18.35 million euros for the 158 megawatt (MW) Cibuk windfarm, Serbia’s biggest, which will be built 50 kilometres (31 miles) northeast of Belgrade. The Green for Growth Fund (GGF) said on Tuesday it would provide 32 million euros ($37.44 million) financing for Serbia’s first

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05 Jun 2018

Balakhani Industrial Park is successful example of public-private partnership in Azerbaijan

The Balakhani Industrial Park is a successful example of partnership between the state and the private sector in Azerbaijan. Expert and economist Fuad Alizade made the remark during a press tour to the industrial park organized by Azerbaijan’s Economy Ministry on June 2. The participants of the press tour got

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01 Jun 2018

Cork Harbour gets €500,000 boat tour connecting city with Cobh

Seasonal cruise service will offer visitors a whole new perspective on the harbour There’s more to the Cork Harbour than cruise ships, you know. A new, 72-seater tour boat has launched for the summer season, thanks to a €500,000 investment from Ocean Escapes. The Cork-based company will operate daily guided

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30 May 2018

El Paso’s Public-Private Partnership: An Exemplar, or Another Cautionary Tale in the Making?

Imagine that your nonprofit has tied itself irrevocably into a collaboration, but the partner on the other side is organized to turn over its top leadership and allegiances every four years or so. That’s the situation for a lot of locally supported cultural organizations; years down the line, contemporary administrations

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