The cash-strapped government is determined to press ahead with the deal despite heavy public opposition.
Asia Infrastructure News
12 Dec 2016
China state-controlled company China Merchants signed a deal with the government of Sri Lanka to buy an 80 percent stake in Sri Lanka’s Hambantota deep-sea port.
05 Dec 2016
Russian and global transport companies are in a heated fight for control of Novorossiysk Commercial Sea Port, Russia’s largest stevedore company.
28 Nov 2016
The first phase of Qatar’s Hamad Port will begin full-fledged commercial operations Dec. 1, allowing the oil-rich country to expand its global ocean trade.
17 Nov 2016
The Philippines approved the start of work on a proposed container port in Cebu.
11 Nov 2016
The government of India has released a “progress report” on its ambitious Sagar Mala investment program.
10 Nov 2016
Russian auto and railway carriers will soon adopt a new contracting system meant to provide shippers with long-term pricing certainty and increase infrastructure investment, but some shippers are concerned about the new system.
19 Oct 2016
The competition to develop much-needed modern port facilities in Bangladesh has intensified.
12 Oct 2016
PSA International is making its first venture into China’s hinterland rail network.
12 Oct 2016
The opening next month of a new roadway connecting Russia and China via Mongolia will open new transit options between the two regional heavyweights.
07 Oct 2016
Vietnam is planning a major new port facility to alleviate congestion at the Da Nang Port complex.
30 Sep 2016
India is taking measures to reform its marine terminal bidding process as it seeks to attract more private investment to the port sector.