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  • O&M bids invited for Etihad rail stage 2

    UAE’s Etihad Rail has invited pre-qualification bids for an O&M contract for the second stage of the country’s $11 billion national rail project

  • EXCLUSIVE New Uzbek PPP unit staffs up amid Tashkent round-table

    The deadline to submit applications for positions at the new Uzbek Ministry of Finance’s PPP Agency is 19 January, following the appointment of unit head Golib Kholjigitov last week

  • JICA signs funding for Côte d’Ivoire road projects

    The Japan International Cooperation Agency has signed agreements to finance two road projects in and around Côte d’Ivoire's capital city Abidjan

  • EXCLUSIVE Ardian fund V to hold first close in Q1

    French manager Ardian expects to a hold first close on its fifth European infrastructure fund in Q1 2019, IJGlobal understands

  • Feasibility study starts for Mandalay-Muse rail

    China Railway Eryuan Engineering Group and Myanmar Railways have started feasibility and environmental and social studies for a 431km rail project connecting Mandalay to Muse – part of the China-Myanmar Economic Corridor’s Mandalay-Kunming railway line

  • Essel Infraprojects mulls road asset sale

    Essel Infraprojects – the infrastructure arm of India's Essel Group – is planning to sell part of its roads business

  • New Americas CEO for Natixis

    Natixis has announced a number of executive appointments in its Corporate & Investment Banking division, including naming Olivier Delay as chief executive of the Americas

  • PPP specialist joins ADB

    Sheharyar Chughtai has joined Asian Development Bank as a PPP specialist

  • AMLO announces new metro line in Mexico City

    Mexico’s president Andrés Manuel López Obrador has announced a new metro line project to link the eastern district of Iztapalapa region to the municipality of Chaco

  • EXCLUSIVE Responses in for NJ RFQ advisory tender

    The Treasurer of the State of New Jersey has received 24 bids in response to an RFQ issued in December 2018

  • WSP Global announces president and CEO for Canada

    Ryan Brain has been announced as the new president and CEO of WSP in Canada

  • EXCLUSIVE US infra veteran retires – replacement announced

    A well-known figure in the US infrastructure world who worked for more than 38 years at Fluor and retired at the end of last year is to be replaced by an established infra professional with a similar profile

  • EXCLUSIVE UNITANK sale in second round

    IJGlobal has learned of four bidders in the sale of UNITANK, a German family-owned petroleum products terminals company, as the process is in the second round

  • DP World signs to buy Chilean port operator

    Dubai’s DP World has signed a deal to buy a 71.3% stake in Chilean terminals operator Puertos y Logistica for a consideration of around $358 million

  • EXCLUSIVE ADB seeks infra finance consultant in Pakistan

    Asian Development Bank re-launched today an invitation for infrastructure finance specialists with at least 10 years’ experience to express interest in working with Pakistan’s Public Private Partnership Authority, following changes in the terms of reference and cost estimate