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3 July 2015 - Philippines re-tenders dam PPP

The Metropolitan Waterworks and Sewerage System (MWSS) has republished the invitation to pre-qualify and bid for the design, financing and construction of the New Centennial Water Source – Kaliwa Dam Project Read more...

3 July 2015 - Pinsent Masons launches in Australia with new hire

Law firm Pinsent Masons has marked its official opening in Australia today with the hire of infrastructure disputes specialist Peter Megens as a partner. Read more...

3 July 2015 - World Bank appoints political risk VP

The Multilateral Investment Guarantee Agency (MIGA) has appointed Karin Finkelston as vice president and chief operating officer. Read more...

3 July 2015 - New partner for WFW Paris office

Law firm Watson Farley & Williams’ (WFW) has recruited Guillaume Ansaloni as a new partner in the finance team of its Paris office. Read more...

3 July 2015 - Winner for Toowoomba road

A preferred bidder has been chosen for the AU$1.6bn Toowoomba toll road scheme in Queensland, Australia. Read more...

3 July 2015 - Fire concerns now hit Cumbria PFI

A hospital in Cumbria has become the latest operational PFI project to face problems relating to its fire safety compliance. Read more...

2 July 2015 - PIP secures £1bn of commitments

The Pensions Infrastructure Platform (PIP) has helped secure over £1bn of commitments from pension schemes to invest in UK infrastructure. Read more...

2 July 2015 - Philippines PPP timelines defended

PPP Centre official insists schedules are ‘tight but doable’; rejects suggestions that winning bidders will charge more to recover costs; PPP Centre striving to institutionalise PPP ahead of elections Read more...

2 July 2015 - Dong unveils biowaste plan for Manchester

Dong Energy has developed a project proposal for a new biowaste plant in Manchester that will be capable of handling 15 tonnes of household waste per hour. Read more...

2 July 2015 - Aussie hospital future remains unclear

The possibility of using PPP to deliver a hospital in New South Wales remains open, but the state Treasurer has refused to give an indication of the project’s delivery. Read more...

2 July 2015 - World Bank approves India PPP loan

The World Bank has approved a $650m loan for a freight corridor project in India. Read more...

2 July 2015 - Centrus Advisors expands Dublin team

London-based project finance advisory firm Centrus has appointed a director to its Dublin office. Read more...

2 July 2015 - Georgia seeks PPP advisers

The European Bank for Reconstruction and Development (EBRD) is seeking expressions of interest (EOIs) to provide assistance to the Georgian government on PPP policy and law. Read more...

2 July 2015 - Finance raised for Nigerian PPP

A new Sea Port project in Nigeria has raised $500m. Read more...

2 July 2015 - INPP takes full control of Liverpool PPP

International Public Partnerships (INPP) has acquired an additional 19.9% investment in the Liverpool Central Library Project to take full control Read more...

1 July 2015 - Orrick poaches Hogan Lovells energy team

Law firm Orrick has brought in three energy and projects experts from rival Hogan Lovells. Read more...

1 July 2015 - PPP mooted for Dublin hospitals

Ireland’s health minister Leo Varadkar has said PPP could be used to build two new hospitals in Dublin. Read more...

1 July 2015 - Willis and Towers Watson merge

A merger has been agreed between brokers Willis and Towers Watson that will create a global advisory, broking and solutions firm. Read more...

1 July 2015 - Vilnius hub PPP progresses

Vilnius City Municipality and the Government of Lithuania are to host a public consultation on 8 July for the health, education, culture and business support centre complex PPP project. Read more...

1 July 2015 - Ghana Uni signs accommodation PPP

The University of Ghana has signed a deal for a $64m student accommodation project with a private joint venture focused on improving African infrastructure. Read more...

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New Year, New Hope

2017 has some interesting opportunities on the horizon for the PPP market, but they won’t be found in traditional settings

Paul Jarvis interviews NIC chairman Lord Adonis at Clyde & Co in London

Innovation through infrastructure: Lord Adonis in conversation with Paul Jarvis from Clyde & Co on Vimeo.