29 Aug 2017

Six Tobago projects up for public-private partnerships

Six projects are being considered for implementation in Tobago using the public-private partnership (PPP) funding arrangement. According to a statement from the Tobago House of Assembly, the six eligible projects are: The construction of a commercial cargo port at Cove Industrial Park A marina The upgrade of the Milford Road

04 Aug 2017

Manitoba takes next step toward PPP in building new schools

The Manitoba government has hired consulting firm KPMG to study public-private partnerships for constructing new schools in the province. A news release from the Progressive Conservative government called the move “a milestone in examining alternative approaches to meeting Manitoba’s infrastructure needs.” The province said it’ll work with KPMG in the

26 Jul 2017

Cuba’s dormant mining sector gets boost from public-private partnership

A team of workers from the Empresa Minera del Caribe were on track to start production at Castellanos in the former mining town of Minas de Matahambre in October and reach full production next year. Daniel Vanin, the project director of the joint venture, said they are preparing for about

19 Jul 2017

Northam Calls for Expansion to UVA College at Wise

Democratic gubernatorial candidate Ralph Northam on Tuesday pitched a $15 million expansion at the University of Virginia’s College at Wise as part of his seven-point plan to revive Southwest Virginia and other rural regions across the commonwealth. Under Northam’s proposal, the state would spend an additional $15 million to grow

12 Jul 2017

New $30M Food Incubator Headed To Chicago’s West Side

A major investment for the West Side is on the horizon — a $30 million public-private partnership will bring a food incubation center to East Garfield Park. CBS 2’s Derrick Blakley reports how the center will give a step-up to local residents with dreams of building their own business. For

12 Jul 2017

Renault Tangier Factory, Successful Public-Private Partnership- Minister

The production of the millionth car by the Tangier Renault plant marks the success of a unique public-private partnership putting Morocco on the map of the global automotive industry, said Industry and Investment Minister, Moulay Hafid Elalamy. Speaking Monday at a press conference on the occasion of the celebration of

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20 Jun 2017

Bids in for public-private partnership study

P3s to be weighed for building four new schools in an effort to ease overcrowding The Manitoba government’s plan to build major infrastructure projects through public-private partnerships has passed its first hurdle. But the earliest parents and students will find out if they’ll get a new school built as one

12 Jun 2017

Health Minister Says Partnership With Private Pharmacies Nothing But Positive

Health Minister Dr Christopher Tufton is reporting a significant reduction in waiting time and over 17,000 prescriptions filled to date since the government forged a partnership with private pharmacies to dispense drugs on its behalf. “The response has been nothing but positive,” Tufton said, while delivering the keynote address at

02 Mar 2017

GFSI Forms First-time Partnership with Mexican Government Food Safety Agency SENASICA

In a press conference at this week’s Global Food Safety Conference, an unprecedented public-private partnership was announced between the Global Food Safety Initiative (GFSI) and the Mexican National Service of Health, Food safety and Agro-Food Quality (SENASICA), the Mexican government agency responsible for the safety of fresh and minimally-processed food

24 Jan 2017

National council says PPP will save money on Corner Brook hospital project

The Canadian Council for Public-Private Partnerships is applauding the provincial government’s decision to use a public-private partnership to build a new long-term care home in Corner Brook. Premier Dwight Ball and a handful of his cabinet ministers were in the city to make the announcement last Friday. The long-term care