Latest MEA News

  • HFW adds two to UAE branch

    HFW has moved one and hired another to its offices in the UAE – partner Kijong Nam will move from London to Dubai while Maria Deus joins as a legal director based in Abu Dhabi

  • SWPC invites advisory bids for new IWPs

    SWPC has invited consultancy firms to bid for the advisory services of two independent water producer projects with a combined desalination capacity of 900,000 m3pd

  • Utico sounds out banks for sukuk

    Emirati water developer Utico is sounding out investors ahead of a proposed $500 million benchmark sukuk – the proceeds of which will be used to pay company debt and restructure its portfolio

  • Oman to defer offtake contract payments

    Oman’s Power & Water Procurement Company has informed several IPPs, IWPs, and IWPPs in the Middle Eastern state that it will be deferring water and power capacity investment charges on its offtake agreements

  • EWEC invites advisory bids for waste-to-energy

    EWEC has invited consultancy firms to bid on the advisory services for two new utility-scale waste-to-energy projects in the United Arab Emirates

  • Oman to launch Salalah-Thumrait Truck Road PPP

    Oman’s Ministry of Transport (MoT) and state-owned transport company MWASALAT has invited bids from consultancy firms for the advisory services of the Salalah-Thumrait Truck Road project which will be executed through a PPP

  • EXCLUSIVE Details emerge on King Hussein Bridge terminal project

    Further details have been confirmed for the $150-200 million King Hussein Bridge passenger terminal project for which Jordan’s Public-Private Partnership Unit invited expressions of interest earlier this month, IJGlobal has learned

  • Israel to launch three waste-to-energy projects

    Israel’s Ministry of Environmental Protection is planning to launch three new waste-to-energy projects after receiving the greenlight from the National Infrastructure Committee

  • EOI issued for Jordan terminal

    Jordan’s Public-Private Partnership Unit has issued a request for expressions of interest for the development of a cargo and passenger terminal at the King Hussein Bridge

  • SWPC prequalifies firms for three wastewater projects

    Saudi Water Partnership Company has prequalified developer consortia for its Madinah 3 independent sewage treatment plant and a separate batch of two wastewater projects – Buraydah 2 and Tabuk 2 ISTPs

  • ACWA Power and Engie/Masdar square off for Red Sea Project

    The Red Sea Development Company has received two bids from consortia for its package of renewable energy and water utility projects that are required for its tourism megaproject in the Tabuk province, Saudi Arabia

  • Wright off at Elsewedy Energy

    Egyptian IPP Elsewedy Energy – a subsidiary of Elsewedy Electric – has appointed Christian Wright as its chief executive officer

  • Oman invites advisory bids for schools PPP

    Oman’s Ministry of Education has invited bids from consultancy firms for the transaction advisory services for a schools PPP programme to be deployed across the Middle Eastern state

  • Egypt invites EoIs for waste-to-energy FIT programme

    Egypt’s WMRA has invited developers to submit EoIs for waste-to-energy projects of no more than 20MW each using a FiT mechanism

  • ADNOC and ADPower launch subsea transmission tender

    ADNOC and ADPower have launched a joint tender for the build, own, operate, and transfer of a subsea transmission system that will link up with ADPower’s onshore national grid