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Singapore's Keppel and City Spring to merge

Temasek’s City Spring Infrastructure Trust and Keppel Infrastructure will merge to form Singapore’s biggest infrastructure-focued business trust

ADB signs loan agreement for Chinese wastewater

The Asian Development Bank (ADB) has signed a $100 million dual currency loan with Sound Global for the development of rural wastewater treatment projects in China

IFM and Veolia extend offtake for Wyuna Water

IFM and Veolia have signed an indicative term sheet with Australia’s Sydney Water Corporation to extend the WFA for Wyuna Water by a further 15 years

RFQ nears for South Miami Heights water PPP

The Miami-Dade County Water and Sewer Department (WASD) in Florida will release a draft request for qualifications (RFQ) for its $150 million water project at the end of November, IJGlobal has learnt

Qatar to fund Moroccan water project

The government of Qatar has extended a Dh23.5 million grant to Moroccan state utility ONEE for the development of a water supply project in the province of Guelmim

Two legal challenges to Thames Tideway Tunnel

The UK’s £4.2 billion ($6.8bn) Thames Tideway Tunnel sewer project is facing two legal challenges, one of which seeks to prevent its construction altogether, it emerged this week

ADB approves Rajasthan water loan

The Asian Development Bank has approved a $500 million package of policy and project loans to improve the water sector in the Indian state of Rajasthan

MWSS receives five responses on Bulacan bulk water supply

The Metropolitan Waterworks and Sewerage System (MWSS) has received five responses to its request for qualifications (RFQ) for the Ps24.4 billion ($545 million) Bulacan Bulk Water Supply PPP

CAF, IFC ink Colombia FND equity

The Latin American Development Bank (CAF) and the International Finance Corporation (IFC) have made equity investments in Colombia's financial development institution, FDN, for a combined Ps170 trillion ($83m)

Philippines to tender dam PPP

The Metropolitan Waterworks and Sewerage System has invited interested bidders to submit applications for prequalification for the Ps18.7 billion New Centennial-Kaliwa dam project

Copasa publishes Minas Gerais waste tender

Minas Gerais sanitation company (Copasa) has published tender documents for the 26-year concession to expand and operate the sanitary waste system in the municipality of Divinópolis, Belo Horizonte

Commercial close for Monterrey VI aqueduct

A consortium led by Empresas ICA has reached commercial close with the Nuevo Leon state water and sanitation services company for the Monterrey VI aqueduct PPP in Mexico

World Bank agrees loan for Lebanon’s Bisri dam

The World Bank has agreed a loan of $474 million to the government of Lebanon for the Water Supply Augmentation Project, which will see the construction of a new dam on the Al Awali River to increase the water supply in Beirut