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Advisory REOI for Jamaica roads P3

The IFC has issued REOIs seeking multiple advisers to help with implementing 3 brownfield road segments via a P3 in Jamaica

EBRD to invest in ONCF’s green bond

The European Bank of Reconstruction and Development (EBRD) will invest MDh200 million ($19.4 million) in a green bond issue of MDh1 billion ($96.8 million) by Moroccan rail operator Office National Des Chemins de Fer du Maroc (ONCF)

EIB mulls support for Husk Power in Nigeria

The European Investment Bank is mulling an investment in a mini-grid programme under development by US-based hybrid power developer Husk Power in Nigeria

IDB approves $1bn credit line for Argentina

The Inter-American Development Bank (IDB) has approved a $1.14 billion credit line to support the decarbonisation of Argentina’s energy sector

AIIF4 secures $116m from DFIs

Development finance institutions British International Investment and FMO have made a joint commitment to African Infrastructure Investment Fund 4 worth $117 million.

Advisory deadline extended for Hassyan phase 2 IWP

Dubai Electricity & Water Authority has extended the deadline for bids on the advisory services of the Hassyan phase 2 independent water project

Vietnam approves expressway PPP

Vietnam’s government has approved the development of another expressway connecting up to 3 provinces in the north under a PPP model

Jica inks loan for India's first HSR line

Japan International Cooperation Agency has signed a loan of up to $730 million with the government of India to continue its support of a high-speed rail in western India

Finverity and FIMBank join forces

Finverity – the mid-market supply chain finance platform focused on emerging markets – and trade finance lending, factoring and forfaiting specialist FIMBank have launched a partnership to improve supply chain finance (SCF) and factoring solutions to mid-market companies globally

EBRD to invest in Kazakh railway bond

European Bank for Reconstruction and Development is boosting the financial and operational resilience of Kazakhstan Temir Zholy by investing up to Tenge 50 billion ($104.54 million) in a local currency bond issue to be listed on the Kazakhstan Stock Exchange

Gotrans signs credit agreement for port PPP

Indonesia-based Gotrans Logistics International-led consortium has signed a credit agreement with 2 local lenders for a port expansion phase 1 PPP in the northern part of Sulawesi Island worth Rp1.4 trillion

Philippines to tender LRT 2 West extension PPP

The Philippines government is considering launching a tender to extend the existing Manila Light Rail Transit Line 2 under a PPP concession worth P10 billion

DFC hires in Dasewicz as COO

The US International Development Finance Corporation has appointed Agnes Dasewicz as chief operating officer

MIGA backs InfraCo Africa’s Golomoti solar PV

World Bank-member Multilateral Investment Guarantee Agency has signed a $24 million guarantee to cover the equity and shareholder loans of the $27.7 million, 20MW Golomoti solar PV in Dedza, Malawi

EBRD to extend €252m for Kazak coal

The European Bank for Reconstruction and Development is preparing a senior loan of up to €252 million for the modernisation of an existing combined heat and power plant 2 (CHP2) in southeastern Kazakhstan

NIIF expands roads portfolio

Mumbai-based National Investment and Infrastructure Fund has closed the acquisition of a controlling equity stake in the special purpose vehicle of a 16.3km road-and-tunnel project in northern India for an enterprise value of around $380 million

ADB approves $96.3m for water supply

Asian Development Bank has approved $96.3 million to upgrade a brownfield water supply project in Himachal Pradesh

BII to invest $250m for Indian EV venture

British International Investment, the UK development finance institution and investor, will invest up to $250 million in a new passenger electric vehicle (EV) venture

Tender imminent for Brazilian prison PPP

The state government of Rio Grande do Sul is gearing up to publish the tender for the Erechim prison PPP after receiving the final green light from the governor

BNDES finances sanitation concession

Brazilian development bank BNDES has provided a R$53.4 million loan to a sanitation concessionaire in the state of Rio de Janeiro