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Jones Day poaches five from Hogan Lovells

Jones Day has hired five infrastructure partners from Hogan Lovells in Asia, including James Harris, who was global head of infrastructure in Singapore. The four other partners are Julien Reidy, Bruce Schulberg, and Alex Cull in Singapore, and Kanyi Lui in Beijing.

Free Norton Rose Fulbright forms Kenyan alliance

The new offices - in Burundi, Kenya, Uganda and Zimbabwe - will extend Norton Rose’s African coverage.

Delayed Java 1 CCGT project tender pulls four bidders

Four bidding groups are tendering for the delayed $2 billion 2x800MW Java 1 CCGT and floating storage project in Indonesia – a financing that will almost certainly require ECA backing.

India Exim providing $318m credit for Sri Lanka Railways

The procurement will comprise six diesel multiple units, 160 passenger coaches; 30 oil tank wagons, 10 locomotives and 20 container carrier wagons. The track upgrade - 120 km in total – also includes new signalling.

Bemis Co renews $1.1bn revolver

The US-based firm signed the five-year loan to extend a facility maturing in August 2018.

Sace increases project support by 36% in H1 2016

Despite its increased activity, net profit was down 67% year-on-year at €102.9 million, a drop Sace has attributed to market volatility and an increase in the amount of claims it has received.

Bahrain LNG out to banks with ECA-backed RFP

Around 80% of the debt is expected to be provided by Kexim and K-Sure on the back of an EPC contract with GS Engineering and Construction.

Cofco appoints CEO

The move comes as Noble Group CEO Yusuf Alierza resigned abruptly in May this year.

Free UniCredit appoints UK country head

Effective August 1, the role will also involve managing the London branch of the bank.

Hayat Kimya signs ECA-backed loan

ayat Kimya has secured a €15.25 million term loan with guarantees from Swedish export credit agency EKN.