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25 May 2017 - NZ govt to reveal PPP plans

The New Zealand government is to reveal further PPPs after $32.5bn capital plan announced in Budget Read more...

25 May 2017 - InfraRed names new director

InfraRed Capital Partners has confirmed the appointment of its new director as part of investor HICL’s first quarter results for 2017. Read more...

25 May 2017 - EIB seeks PPP advisers

The European Investment Bank (EIB) is to recruit senior PPP experts for the European PPP Expertise Centre (EPEC). Read more...

25 May 2017 - Ghana seeks PPP advisers

The Government of Ghana is looking for assistance from consultants to advance four projects under the PPP model. Read more...

25 May 2017 - Interest sought for Ghana mixed-use PPP

The Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) of Ghana has issued a request for expressions of interest (EoI) for a mixed-use complex PPP. Read more...

25 May 2017 - Cintra identifies global project pipeline

Infrastructure giant Cintra has identified dozens of potential projects in the concessions market across three continents. Read more...

24 May 2017 - Viridor seeking 'orderly exit' from Manc Waste PFI

Waste specialist Viridor is looking to deliver an “orderly exit” from its PFI contract with Greater Manchester Waste Disposal Authority (GMWDA), the firm's parent company has confirmed. Read more...

24 May 2017 - Skanska UK unveils reshuffle

Contractor Skanska has announced a shake-up of its UK operations, with a new executive vice president. Read more...

24 May 2017 - Seven in for Norway road PPP

The Norwegian roads authority Statens Vegvesen has received qualifications from seven teams for the rv 3/rv 25 Loten–Elverum PPP, also known as the Ommangsvollen-Grundset / Basthjornet project. Read more...

24 May 2017 - Irish govt and EIB discuss PPP pipeline

The Irish government and the European Investment Bank (EIB) have discussed options for the potential further use of PPPs. Read more...

24 May 2017 - ADB to finance Indian road PPPs

The Asian Development Bank (ADB) has agreed a financing package for a road PPP programme in north-west India. Read more...

24 May 2017 - Partners sought for Melbourne housing

The Victorian Department of Health and Human Services has issued a registration of capability request for a housing development programme. Read more...

23 May 2017 - Emerging markets 'rapidly improving'

Exclusive: Emerging economies across the globe are improving their infrastructure capabilities at a much faster rate than might previously have been expected, the head of the Global Infrastructure Hub (GIH) has said. Read more...

23 May 2017 - Emerging markets 'rapidly improving'

Exclusive: Emerging economies across the globe are improving their infrastructure capabilities at a much faster rate than might previously have been expected, the head of the Global Infrastructure Hub (GIH) has said. Read more...

23 May 2017 - Chinese uni plans PPP institute

A Chinese university has signed an agreement with a private firm to establish a PPP institute that will study policies and challenges facing the procurement model. Read more...

23 May 2017 - BLP appoints APAC infra head

Law firm Berwin Leighton Paisner (BLP) has appointed a new head of its real estate and infrastructure practice for the Asia-Pacific region. Read more...

23 May 2017 - Phil scraps PPP for regional airports

The government of the Philippines has terminated procurement of five regional airport projects under the PPP model. Read more...

23 May 2017 - Ireland signs EU concessions directive

Ireland’s Minister for Public Expenditure and Reform, Paschal Donohoe, has signed the Concessions Directive (2014/23/EU) into Irish law, creating a “new public procurement regime for large-scale projects”. Read more...

23 May 2017 - PPP adviser selected for Belgian schools

Authorities in Flanders have selected a legal adviser for the region’s new schools PPP programme. Read more...

23 May 2017 - UBS infra fund buys Spanish toll road

Swiss asset manager UBS has agreed to buy the full equity of a Spanish road PPP. Read more...

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What’s all the Hub-bub?

The Global Infrastructure Hub has been quick to establish its initial offering to the market, but there is much still to do

Delegates at Financing UK Infrastructure give their views on the market - and what they learnt at the event