Adam Boehler, the US International Development Finance Corporation (DFC) chief executive, has joined officials from the Republic of Ecuador – including President Lenin Moreno and Finance and Economy Minister Mauricio Pozo Crespo – to sign a framework agreement to refinance debt and support private sector investment in the country
The EBRD has signed with Egyptian power developer TAQA Arabia a $4.2 million loan for a 6MW solar plant located at Dina Farms in the Beheira governorate, Egypt
The French development finance institution signed a risk participation agreement with Asian Development Bank on a roughly $152 million solar power plant in western India
Danish investor Obton has secured financing for its acquisition of a 46MW solar park in Poland from KfW-IPEX Bank
PIDG-member InfraCo Africa has signed a $27 million equity investment in InfraCredit, a Nigerian infrastructure-focused debt guarantee provider
The Manila-based multilateral development bank approved a $6.5 million grant for a solid waste management project on one of the world’s most densely populated islands
Further financing details have emerged regarding the recently closed $296 million Beitbridge border post upgrade PPP on Zimbabwe’s border with South Africa, situated on the Limpopo River
IDB Invest, the private sector arm of the Inter-American Development Bank, has approved a debt package to fund construction of a 14.8MW hydro project in Honduras
Asian Development Bank has approved pooled loans of $190 million to help the power distribution system of a city in southwest India.
The Democratic Republic of the Congo’s Ministry for Water and Energy has named a Gridworks-led consortium the preferred bidder for the $100 million Essor A2E initiative
Asian Development Bank has approved a $45 million grant to rehabilitate and revitalise an international wharf at the port in Tonga’s capital
The AfDB has partnered with three fund managers to launch a $50 million blended finance facility – the Covid-19 Off-Grid Recovery Platform
Botswana’s WUC has issued the RFQ documents for the $100 million, Glen Valley wastewater PPP project featuring both rehabilitation and expansion works
The International Finance Corporation (IFC) has appointed Jean-Marc Arbogast as the new Philippines country manager.
Uzbekistan’s Ministry of Energy yesterday (3 November 2020) shortlisted prequalified bidders for the Syrdarya combined-cycle gas turbine power PPP.
Uzbekistan’s Ministry of Energy yesterday (3 December 2020) shortlisted prequalified bidders for the 200MW Sherabad solar PV PPP.
The European Investment Bank (EIB) is providing €300 million ($364m) to Siemens Gamesa Renewable Energy to fund a new research, development and innovation plan
A World Bank Group member is assessing whether to lend to China’s largest privately owned and independent tower company on what would be its first investment in China’s tower subsector
IFC and a major manufacturing hub of Bangladesh’s main export product are preparing to invite the private sector to bid on developing an $82 million wastewater PPP project in central Bangladesh
The European Investment Bank will provide $60 million to improve water supply and sanitation in Portoviejo, Ecuador