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The local government rejected plans by Britain’s ninth busiest airport to grow its passenger limit from 10 million to 12 million on environmental grounds.
The firm has already made its first investment, acquiring a 44% stake in Germany’s A8 motorway from InfraVia and Egis.
Sydney Metro NSW Australia
The change in ownership comes as the PPP consortium reached contractual close with the NSW state government on an extension of the project.
The Silvertown Tunnel project was pursued by Transport for London, rather than the UK’s central government, which last year abolished PPPs.
Port of Newcastle’s private equity owners face challenges on two fronts as the ACCC appeals a decision over access charging and a port customer files a lawsuit over misuse of market power.
Indonesia
The development bank hopes the loan will catalyse private capital into the country’s infrastructure sector which faces a gap in excess of $70bn per year.
Athens International Airport
Greece’s privatisation agency agreed an extension to the existing concession agreement through November 2046 in order to make the 30% stake on offer ‘sexier and more attractive’.
The three firms have each acquired a 26.3% stake in the airport’s holding company for a total of $1bn.
Man standing at the edge of road to Bhandardara
The National Highway Authority of India is aiming to raise over $1bn through the privatisation of two bundles of roads.
Monopoly
The country's competition watchdog has come out strongly against a decision to remove it as the Port of Newcastle’s regulator, sounding caution about monopoly assets having ‘unfettered market power’.
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