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  • EXCLUSIVE King & Spalding makes PF hire in Abu Dhabi

    US-based King & Spalding has hired Robin Bayley as a partner in the corporate, finance and investments practice in Abu Dhabi

  • Saudi Arabia announces 2019 wind and solar pipeline

    Saudi Arabia’s Renewable Energy Project Development Office has announced that 12 wind and solar projects with a combined installed power capacity of 3.1GW will be tendered over the course of 2019

  • Morocco invites bids for Noor Atlas solar O&M

    Morocco’s National Office of Electricity and Drinking Water has issued request for qualification documents for the O&M of seven solar PV power plants with a combined installed power capacity of 200MW

  • AfDB and EBRD co-sign loan for Tunisian wastewater

    The AfDB and EBRD have co-signed a €150 million loan to Tunisia’s Ministry of Development and National Office of Sanitation to finance sanitation infrastructure across the North African state

  • Hassan Allam takes Egypt desal contract

    Egyptian engineering firm Hassan Allam has been awarded an EPC contract for the New Mansoura desalination plant at the New Mansoura City, 54km away from the old city of Mansoura in the North African state

  • EBRD signs on Jordan airport equity stake

    The EBRD has signed on the acquisition of a stake in the concession company operating the Queen Alia International Airport in Jordan

  • Masdar chief aims to double renewables capacity

    Masdar's chief executive Mohamad Jameel Al Ramahi has said that the company plans to double its renewable energy capacity within the next five years

  • EXCLUSIVE FC date set for Rabigh-3

    An ACWA Power-led consortium is targeting a Q1 2019 financial close on the $760 million Rabigh-3 independent water producer, IJGlobal has learnt

  • NESPAK wins Oman infra advisory contract

    Oman’s Ministry of Transport and Communication has awarded a consulting services contract to Pakistani engineering firm NESPAK for a range of infrastructure projects across the Middle Eastern state

  • ACWA Power awards Rabigh-3 construction contract

    ACWA Power has awarded the construction contract for the $760 million Rabigh-3 independent water producer project to a consortium of Chinese and European firms

  • Kuwait Fund signs loan for Tunisian road

    The Kuwait Fund for Arab Economic Development has signed a $98.8 million loan with the government of Tunisia for its Rehabilitation of Rural Roads Project

  • PB named for Dammam West

    Saudi Arabia’s Water & Electricity Company has chosen a preferred bidder to DBFOM an independent sewage treatment plant in Dammam West

  • Saudi Arabia invites EOIs for Taif wastewater

    Saudi Arabia’s Water & Electricity Company has invited expressions of interest to develop an independent sewage treatment plant near the city of Taif in the country’s Mecca province

  • ACWA Power signs Rabigh-3 contract

    Saudi Arabia’s Water & Electricity Company has signed a contract with the ACWA Power-led consortium for the $760 million Rabigh-3 IWP

  • ENGIE signs refinancing for Al-Dur IWPP

    An ENGIE-led consortium has signed a $1.31 billion refinancing for the 1,243MW, 48MIGD Al-Dur IWPP in Bahrain, replacing the original debt signed in mid-2009