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  • Bangladesh extends Rupsha deadline

    The Government of Bangladesh has extended the deadline for submission of bids for the design, supply, installation and commissioning of the 800MW Rupsha Combined Cycle Power Plant

  • Uzbekistan seeks water PPP adviser

    The Uzbekistan Government's transaction adviser issuedon 18 May a request for EOI by water sector specialists to help on the transfer of services under PPP in four cities

  • Study agreed on first Uzbek NPP

    Russia and Uzbekistan have agreed to survey a site for the first Uzbek nuclear power plant

  • ThomasLloyd and Allfunds to launch Asia and Australian infra fund

    ThomasLloyd and Allfunds have launched a new open-ended Alternative Investment Fund, which will be domiciled in Luxembourg

  • Kerala's infra arm launches rupee-denominated bond on LSE

    Kerala Infrastructure Investment Fund Board's first masala bond was admitted to the London Stock Exchange International Securities Market on 17 May, raising $306.2 million

  • MUFG revises policy on coal-fired projects

    MUFG has set new sustainable finance goals and revised its environmental and social policy framework, with a new ban on financing for new coal-fired power generation projects as of 1 July

  • MIGA mulls guarantee for Cambodia transmission

    The board of a multilateral financial institution will next month consider guaranteeing lending from international banks to Cambodia's first foreign-owned build-own-transfer 230kV power transmission project

  • JBIC prices USD bonds in 2019 maiden trade

    Japan Bank for International Cooperation has issued its 38th Japan Government-guaranteed bond

  • Thailand’s three-airports HSR heads to cabinet

    The Thai cabinet will on 28 May review the draft agreement between the preferred bidder and the State Railway of Thailand on the $6.99 billion Bangkok-Rayong High-Speed Railway project, following clearance by the Attorney General’s office

  • SG wins advisory on Vietnam offshore wind

    French bank Société Générale has won the financial adviser mandate for the Ke Ga offshore wind project in Vietnam, from project sponsor Enterprize Energy

  • Adani Green Energy proposes bond to refinance Indian solar, transmission

    Indian solar developer Adani Green Energy is preparing to issue $500 million of green bonds, via a subsidiary, to finance and refinance 930MW of solar assets and related transmission infrastructure in India

  • Morgan Stanley in second close for India fund

    Morgan Stanley has reached a $104.25 million second close on its North Haven India Infrastructure Partners, bringing the fund’s commitments to date to $404.25 million

  • Santos signs LOI for equity in Papua New Guinea gas licence

    Santos has signed a letter of intent to acquire a 14.3% interest in the Petroleum Retention Licence 3, which contains the P’nyang natural gas field in Papua New Guinea, for $187 million

  • UPDATE: BlackRock Real Assets buys Taiwanese solar portfolio

    A fund managed by BlackRock Real Assets has agreed to acquire a 115MW Taiwanese solar portfolio from local Taipei-headquartered developers New Green Power and J&V Energy Technology

  • Hyflux appoints receivers for Tuaspring IWPP

    Malayan Banking has appointed receivers in the process of disposing of Singapore-listed environmental solutions company Hyflux’s interest in certain assets of the Tuaspring Integrated Water and Power Project in Singapore, as investors are making proposals for investing in the indebted company