Latest MEA News

  • Three remain for Saudi Arabia’s nuclear advisory

    Up to 3 firms are understood to have bid on the latest stage of the transaction advisory services tender for the 2.8GW NPP – otherwise known as the the Saudi National Atomic Energy project

  • Kuwait receives advisory bids for 3GW renewables programme

    KAPP has received 7 bids from consultancy firms for the advisory services of a 3GW renewable energy programme at the Shagaya Renewable Energy Park located 100km west from Kuwait City

  • Bids in for Egypt-Saudi power interconnector

    The EEHC has received 8 bids for contract to build the $1.6 billion, 900km-long high voltage OHTL between Saudi Arabia and Egypt

  • Tunisia picks winner for Sfax desal

    Tunisia’s SONEDE has awarded the Sfax desalination plant to a Metito-led consortium

  • Bahraini law firm appoints head of banking and finance

    Al Doseri Law has hired Ronald Langat as a partner and head of banking and finance

  • Elsewedy signs loan for 6 October Dry Port

    The EBRD has signed with an Elsewedy-led consortium a €25 million loan for the 6th of October Dry Port project in Egypt

  • Apicorp adopts new ESG framework

    Apicorp has adopted a new ESG policy as part of its $1 billion energy transition target for the next 2 years

  • EBRD appoints FA for Egyptian port project

    The EBRD has appointed Synergy Consulting as the financial adviser to support Egyptian authorities on the procurement of the 10th of Ramadan City Dry Port project

  • SWPC issues EoIs for Riyadh-Qassim water pipeline

    Saudi Water Partnership Company (SWPC) has invited EoIs for the 685,000 m3pd Riyadh-Qassim IWTP

  • NCP releases updated privatisation manual

    Saudi Arabia’s NCP has released an update of its privatisation programme manual featuring projects scheduled for sell-off

  • Egypt joins Africa Finance Corporation

    Egypt has become the 32nd member-state of the AFC – the African DFI has promised that the new partnership will lead to “a potential $1 billion of investments” in the North African state

  • Kuwait invites EPC bids for second phase of Doha desal

    Kuwait’s energy ministry has invited RFPs bids for the EPC contract – inclusive of O&M – of the second phase of the Doha desalination plant

  • Mubadala and Eni sign energy transition MoU

    Abu Dhabi’s Mubadala Petroleum has signed with Italian oil company Eni an MoU to co-operate on energy transition as part of their respective decarbonisation targets

  • TotalEnergies signs large solar and gas deals in Iraq

    The government of Iraq has signed with French oil and gas giant TotalEnergies several agreements worth $10 billion for energy projects in the Basra region – including the development of 1GW of solar PV

  • EOIs invited for Saudi IWTP project

    The Saudi Water Partnerships Company is inviting expressions of interest for the development of the Rais-Rabigh Independent Water Transmission Pipelines project