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21 January 2015 - Ghana and Togo agree water PPP deal

Ghana and Togo have signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) for a new water PPP. Read more...

21 January 2015 - HCA mulls Notts regen sale

The Homes and Communities Agency (HCA) is in discussions over the potential sale of its stake in regeneration vehicle Blueprint. Read more...

21 January 2015 - New MD for Servest’s building services

Facilities management provider Servest Group has appointed a new head of its building services division. Read more...

20 January 2015 - Balfour names new CFO

Contractor Balfour Beatty has appointed a new chief financial officer (CFO), who will take on the role later this year. Read more...

20 January 2015 - L&G creates new infra role

Insurance giant Legal & General’s investment division, Legal & General Investment Management (LGIM) has created a new role bringing together its direct investment capabilities in property and infrastructure into one team. Read more...

20 January 2015 - EU launches new project advisory service

The European Commission and European Investment Bank (EIB) are launching ‘fi-compass’, a new advisory service on financial instruments for the European Structural and Investment Funds (ESI Funds). Read more...

20 January 2015 - Qatar ‘prepares $30bn pipeline’

The Qatar government is preparing for a bumper year of infrastructure delivery, with a report claiming up to $30bn-worth of projects will be awarded in 2015. Read more...

20 January 2015 - Hong Kong firm acquires Eversholt Rail

Eversholt Investment Group has announced the sale of its stake in the UK rolling stock operator Eversholt Rail. Read more...

19 January 2015 - London IPO for John Laing

Developer John Laing has announced plans to return to the London Stock Exchange with an initial public offering (IPO) that could see the firm valued at up to £1bn. Read more...

19 January 2015 - AfDB to support Nigerian infra

The African Development Bank (AfDB) has agreed to provide $280m of support for infrastructure projects in Nigeria. Read more...

19 January 2015 - Netherlands launches military PPP

The Dutch government is seeking a private partner to design, build, finance, maintain and operate a military barracks in Vlissingen. Read more...

19 January 2015 - Flanders preparing depot PPP

The Flemish transport agency is seeking a technical adviser to prepare a PPP concession for a depot Read more...

19 January 2015 - Cornerstone agrees school deal

Social investment mutual Cornerstone Property Assets has agreed an innovative deal to rebuild a school and deliver 88 new homes. Read more...

16 January 2015 - Liftcos look to health estate fund

The first tranche of a £1bn pot of cash designed to support improvements in the primary care estate has been launched by the Department of Health. Read more...

16 January 2015 - Hogan Lovells boosts Vietnamese team

Law firm Hogan Lovells has appointed a new head to its Southeast Asia practice in Vietnam. Read more...

16 January 2015 - Slovakia tenders hospital

The Ministry of Health of the Slovak Republic has launched the tender for the design, construction, financing, operation and maintenance of the new university hospital in Bratislava. Read more...

16 January 2015 - Goa extends airport deadline

The Government of Goa has extended the deadline for bids for the Mopa Airport PPP Read more...

16 January 2015 - EU sets out infra plans

The European Commission has published nine new studies on the infrastructure and development needs for the Trans European Transport Network. Read more...

16 January 2015 - Irish social housing PPP questioned

Ireland’s Deputy Prime Minister has been challenged over how the state will deliver its recently announced social housing programme. Read more...

16 January 2015 - Two firms win Polish PPP mandate

Two international law firms have won contracts to advise the Polish transport agency on PPPs. Read more...

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Olympic spirit

As the Great British public get excited about a disparate array of sports, what could the world of infrastructure learn from the biggest sporting jamboree of them all?