19 Sep 2018

3 Tips for Successful Public-Private Partnerships in Healthcare

While not a new concept, public-private partnerships (PPPs) are being used far more frequently in the healthcare community. Given the increasingly complex nature of the healthcare ecosystem, it’s this collaboration-centric way of thinking and multi-stakeholder approach that’s needed if we hope to address some of our largest healthcare issues (think

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19 Sep 2018

Council proposes public/private partnership to own, operate county airport

The Business Council of Westchester unveiled a proposal Tuesday to form a public-private partnership that would own and operate the Westchester County Airport. The council says its proposal is somewhat different than that of former Westchester County Executive Rob Astorino because it still wants to privatize the airport, but also

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19 Sep 2018

AUD15 billion rail project proposed by IFM Investors-led consortium in Melbourne

Melbourne is the capital of the Australian state of Victoria, located in the south-east of the country. A consortium of private investors has announced a detailed plan to develop a rail link between Melbourne Airport and the city’s Central Business District (CBD), with a total investment of AUD15 billion (US$10.76

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18 Sep 2018

Public-private partnership draws blueprint for improving Las Vegas

In the frustration that comes with watching the political divisiveness in the U.S., it can feel like nothing gets done to solve our nation’s most serious social problems. At the local level, however, came an announcement last week that offered reaffirmation of Americans’ ability to come together to address their

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18 Sep 2018

Committee listens to testimony on public-private partnerships

The National Park Service’s historic leasing program brings private capital and energy to neglected federal properties, but fostering the connection is not without its challenges, a U.S. House committee learned Monday. The U.S. House Committee on Natural Resources held an oversight hearing in Hot Springs on Monday to hear from

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18 Sep 2018

Funding oil, other infrastructure through Public-Private Partnership – Chairman, Strides Group

Moritz Abazie is the Chairman of Strides Group, the owners of Strides Energy & Maritime Limited. In this interview with Cynthia Alo, he speaks on a wide range of issues, including the ways and means of funding infrastructural development. As I have always stated, development economists will always attest to

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18 Sep 2018

US$1.6 billion offered for 20-year extension by Athens airport concessionaire

The offer was submitted by Athens International Airport SA (AIA) and provides for a total price of EUR1.3826 billion (US$1.6 billion), including VAT. The Board of Directors of the Hellenic Republic Asset Development Fund (HRADF) has approved a new offer for the 20-year extension of the concession agreement of Athens

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17 Sep 2018

Rail Board Reaches Critical Point for Public-Private Partnership Plan

The board of the Honolulu Authority for Rapid Transportation is nearing a pivotal decision on whether to solicit new partners in the development, operation and maintenance of the city’s 20-mile rail line, a proposal that could eventually involve billions of taxpayer dollars. The idea — described by one board member

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17 Sep 2018

Govt should learn from execution strategy of public private partnership projects

By Dr. Kenneth Ssemwogerere: The social media has been of recent awash with the Press statement containing the Cabinet decisions taken during a meeting on Monday, September 10, 2018 at which there was approval of the recommendations to implement the rationalisation of Agencies, Commissions and Authorities. It revealed agencies to

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14 Sep 2018

Public-private partnerships worth $4.7 billion offered by Tunisia

Tunisia will offer public-private partnership projects for the energy, transport and other sectors worth 13 billion dinars ($4.7 billion) to revive the economy and create jobs, the investment minister told Reuters. The partnerships include a deep water port at Ennfidha city and subway in the eastern city of Sfax as

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