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14 January 2015 - Megawide team in pole for Philippines terminal

A consortium comprising Megawide Construction has emerged as the frontrunner for the Philippines Southwest Terminal of the Integrated Transport System (ITS) project. Read more...

14 January 2015 - Belgrade launches waste PPP

The City of Belgrade has unveiled plans for a new waste treatment and disposal scheme, to be delivered via a PPP model. Read more...

14 January 2015 - Govt warned on rising school numbers

The government needs to invest in providing new places for up to 900,000 extra pupils in England’s schools over the next decade, a new report has claimed. Read more...

14 January 2015 - Bellrock adds tech officer

Facilities management firm Bellrock has appointed a chief technology officer (CTO) as it looks to develop its IT strategy. Read more...

13 January 2015 - Circle cancellation ‘damages franchise concept’

Private firm Circle’s decision to terminate its franchise contract with Hinchingbrooke hospital could spell the end of the franchise concept for some time, according to industry experts. Read more...

13 January 2015 - Lanarkshire DBFM school signs

A school in North Lanarkshire has reached financial close under the Hub South West programme. Read more...

13 January 2015 - Turkey confirms Mersin FC

Turkey has confirmed the financial close of its Mersin Integrated Health Campus PPP project, just weeks after the first deal signed. Read more...

13 January 2015 - ADB backs Indonesian infra

The president of the Asian Development Bank (ADB) has pledged his commitment to supporting Indonesia’s infrastructure ambitions. Read more...

13 January 2015 - Romania eyes road PPPs

Romania’s transport minister has outlined a €30bn pipeline of road investment for the country over the next 15 years, of which PPPs will form a core part. Read more...

13 January 2015 - Ireland urged to boost infra spending

Investing in infrastructure is one of the key recommendations of Ireland’s National Competitiveness Council’s submission to the Action Plan for Jobs 2015. Read more...

13 January 2015 - Philippines delays Laguna Dike deadline

The deadline for interested parties to submit their qualification documents for the Laguna Lakeshore Expressay-Dike project has been pushed back by over a month. Read more...

12 January 2015 - Philippines approves first local gov PPP

Philippines agency the Investment Coordination Committee – Cabinet Committee has backed the first PPP deal in the country to be delivered by a local government unit (LGU). Read more...

12 January 2015 - TAs sought for Wales hospital NPD

A tender has been issued for technical advisers to support the delivery of the Velindre Cancer Centre, which is expected to be procured through a non-profit distributing (NPD) model. Read more...

12 January 2015 - Former EFA director joins contractor

Mike Coleman, former director of programme delivery at the Education Funding Agency (EFA), has joined a construction firm. Read more...

12 January 2015 - New Zealand joins AIIB

New Zealand has become the latest country to join the newly launched Asian Infrastructure Investment Bank (AIIB). Read more...

12 January 2015 - Hunton & Williams adds infra expert

Law firm Hunton & Williams has appointed a new finance partner in its energy and infrastructure partner in London, who will be focused on schemes across Africa and Eastern Europe. Read more...

9 January 2015 - Circle pulls out of hospital franchise

Private healthcare firm Circle has announced plans to withdraw from its pioneering franchise deal that has seen it run Hinchingbrooke hospital for the past three years. Read more...

9 January 2015 - Fifth of insurance pledge ‘invested’

Over a fifth of the £25bn pledged to infrastructure by the insurance industry in December 2013 has now been invested in new direct infrastructure investment, the government has said. Read more...

9 January 2015 - Kerslake takes up Peabody role

Former Homes and Communities Agency (HCA) chief executive Sir Bob Kerslake is to become the new chair of housing provider Peabody. Read more...

9 January 2015 - Kuwait waits on PPP regs

Kuwait looks set to push ahead with its planned PPP pipeline, with the publication of the executive regulations to the new PPP law due shortly. Read more...

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Silly season begins

Recent claims and counterclaims over the Green Investment Bank look likely to be the first salvo in a long election battle, in which infrastructure is set to be in the firing line

KPMG's James Stewart discusses global trends in PPP

League Tables

Rank Name Total
1 European Investment Bank 4634 mill
2 HSBC 3445 mill
3 Mitsubishi UFJ Financial Group 3445 mill
4 Credit Agricole 3150 mill
5 Lloyds Banking Group 3150 mill