State-owned highways manager ANAS has selected one of two competing groups of banks to arrange the €800 million ($1.1 billion) bond financing for the Passante di Mestre toll road in Italy's Veneto region
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After making an offer to listed shareholders to acquire a further 10% of Flughafen Wien, Vienna airport’s operator, IFM has obtained 8.26%
3i Infrastructure and Deutsche Asset Management have signed an acquisition of just under 50% each of Europe’s largest independent owner of airport ground support equipment, TCR
Societe Generale has made two senior appointments in Asia. David Gore will take over as head of shipping and offshore finance for the Asia-Pacific region and Gareth Williams will become head of loan syndicate and sales for the region
The state of Tennessee has passed into law an act authorising the procurement of PPPs for mass public transport, but not road projects
The state government of Victoria has set aside A$2.9 billion ($2.2 billion) to fund the A$11 Melbourne Metro Rail project in the 2016/17 state budget.
Rating agency Moody’s has said it expects "healthy growth" for Europe’s toll road and airport traffic volumes, which will be critical for operators with tariffs not due to rise
The GoldLinQ consortium is to invest in the A$420 million ($320 million) 7.3km extension to the Gold Coast Light Rail line in Queensland, Australia.
Caisse de dépôt et placement du Québec says it will not require public subsidy for its proposed C$5 billion ($3.95 billion) light rail PPP for Montreal
Heathrow Airport has denied Transport for London’s (TfL) claims that delivering the supporting infrastructure for a new runway will cost £16 billion ($23.4 billion) more than its own estimates over the long-term
Panama City's Aeropuerto Internacional de Tocumen (AITSA) is preparing to issue $625 million in senior secured notes due 2036 to finance outstanding construction costs of the south terminal
Chile's Ministry of Public Works (MOP) has named OHL preferred bidder in a retender of the Nogales-Puchuncaví highway concession in the Valparaíso region
China Construction Bank and International Enterprise Singapore (IE Singapore) have signed a memorandum of understanding (MOU) to provide S$30 billion ($22.2 billion) of financing services to support Singaporean and Chinese companies involved in the One Belt, One Road infrastructure projects.
Northampton County in Pennsylvania has launched bidding for a bundled bridge renewal and replacement PPP project, with help from the state Department of Transportation, PennDOT.
Cyprus' Ministry of Transport, Communications and Works signed three services concessions for Limassol Port on 25 April 2016, which are due to raise €1.9 billion ($2.14 billion) for the state over the next 25 years
Mexico’s Ministry of Communications and Transport formally awarded the concession to develop the Tepic – San Blas highway PPP in the state of Nayarit to Red de Carreteras de Occidente on Friday (22 April 2016) it said
Colombia's national infrastructure agency ANI has awarded the contract to build the Bucaramanga-Pamplona 4G highway located in Santander, the first project of the so-called third wave
The Philippines state pension fund, the Government Service Insurance System (GSIS), is looking at the possibility of setting up a new $400 million infrastructure fund.
Abertis' subsidiary, Metropistas in Puerto Rico, has signed an agreement with the Puerto Rico Highways and Transportation Authority (PRHTA) to extend the concession contract for the PR-5 and PR-22 toll roads by 10 years
The creditors of indebted Brazilian construction firm OAS will assume the 24.4% stake in Invepar, after other local shareholders in the company passed up the opportunity to take the stake
Of the five said to be in the second round to acquire Grandi Stazioni Retail, the owner of 15 major Italian train stations, a couple are rumoured to be likely to exit
The General Directorate for National Roads and Motorways (GDDKIA) of Poland is seeking a legal adviser for planned road projects, including PPPs
The Philippines’ government is still hoping to award the Ps108.9 billion ($2.33 billion) regional airports PPP before President Benigno Aquino’s term ends on 30 June 2016.
The first loan to be granted by China-led Asian Infrastructure Investment Bank (AIIB), to build a highway in Pakistan, will be co-financed by the Asian Development Bank (ADB).
The initial public offering (IPO) of the Italian air traffic control operator ENAV is scheduled to take place in June 2016, ENAV’s president has confirmed