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AIIB Launches Sustainable Development Bond Framework

Includes Commitment to Report on the Bank’s Environmental and Social Impacts. Today, the Asian Infrastructure Investment Bank (AIIB) launched a new framework to help the investor community better assess how the Bank is living up to its sustainability commitments. The Sustainable Development Bond Framework clearly outlines how AIIB is adhering to the principles set out […]

Goldi Solar completes 24+ MW solar module supply for solarization of LS Mills Limited

India, AIIB sign agreement to improve Assam power transmission

The project aims to strengthen Assam’s electricity transmission system by constructing 10 transmission substations New Delhi: India and the Asian Infrastructure Investment Bank (AIIB) on Tuesday signed a $304 million loan agreement for the Assam Intra-State Transmission System Enhancement Project to improve reliability, capacity and security of the power transmission network in the northeastern state. […]

Power Engineers Body Condemns Move to Amend National Electricity Policy

AIIB Forecasts Five Key Infrastructure Trends in Post-COVID Recovery

The Asian Infrastructure Investment Bank (AIIB) is identifying five emerging infrastructure trends that will shape Asia’s post-COVID-19 recovery that are based on the Bank’s experience and analysis over five years of operations. These trends reflect the need for the infrastructure sector to manage the short-term challenges of the pandemic and the global economic crisis, following […]

Goldi Solar completes 24+ MW solar module supply for solarization of LS Mills Limited

AIIB Joins MDBs to Launch the First Joint Report on Financing the Sustainable Development Goals

The Asian Infrastructure Investment Bank (AIIB) joined a group of 11 multilateral development banks (MDBs) and the International Monetary Fund (IMF) in launching a first-ever joint report on financing the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs). The report is released at the end of a critical year, in which the COVID-19 pandemic threatens to reverse progress on […]

Goldi Solar completes 24+ MW solar module supply for solarization of LS Mills Limited

AIIB debut in GBP market unlocks new financing for sustainable development

AIIB’s GBP 800 million five-year sustainable development bond is its fourth syndicated capital markets benchmark transaction in 2020, following successful 5-year and 3-year USD-denominated benchmarks and a debut Panda bond earlier in the year. This inaugural transaction in the GBP market attracted over GBP 2 billion in orders from over 74 investors across the globe. In its debut in […]

JSW Hydro Energy to Issue USD Denominated Notes to Raise Funds

AIIB Invests in 100-percent electric rapid transit system in Bangalore

The Asian Infrastructure Investment Bank’s (AIIB) Board of Directors has approved a US$335 million loan for a 100-percent electric metro project that will reduce traffic and pollution and increase employment and mobility in India. The investment in the Bangalore Metro Rail Project—Reach 6 (R6) is AIIB’s first metro project and its first joint financing partnership […]

Goldi Solar completes 24+ MW solar module supply for solarization of LS Mills Limited

AIIB’s USD60-M Solar Investment in Oman Supports Diversified Energy Mix

The Asian Infrastructure Investment Bank’s (AIIB) Board of Directors has approved a USD60-million loan to increase Oman’s renewable power generation capacity and reduce the country’s dependence on gas and other fossil fuels for electricity generation. This is AIIB’s first nonsovereign-backed financing in the country’s renewable energy sector. The project is a 500-megawatt greenfield solar photovoltaic […]

Goldi Solar completes 24+ MW solar module supply for solarization of LS Mills Limited

AIIB weighs funding support for Oman’s first solar PV project

AIIB weighs funding support for Oman’s first solar PV projectThe Asian Infrastructure Investment Bank (AIIB), a multilateral development bank with a mandate to support infrastructure development in the Asia-Pacific region, has revealed that it is studying a request for around $60 million in funding support from the developers of Oman’s first utility-scale solar PV project. […]

Israeli Farms Become Test Ground for Solar Energy Project

The Asian Infrastructure Investment Bank (AIIB) Makes Changes To Leadership Team

AIIB President Jin Liqun today announced changes to his leadership team in preparation for the next phase of the Bank’s development. Thierry de Longuemar, AIIB’s current Vice President and Chief Financial Officer will be retiring on Dec. 31, 2019 but will continue to work for AIIB in an advisory capacity. De Longuemar, AIIB’s first Chief […]

JSW Hydro Energy to Issue USD Denominated Notes to Raise Funds

AIIB Approves USD145M Irrigation, USD65M Solar Investments in India

The Asian Infrastructure Investment Bank’s (AIIB) Board of Directors has approved a USD145-million loan to India to improve irrigation service delivery and strengthen flood risk management in West Bengal. Earlier this month, AIIB President Jin Liqun also approved a USD65-million 250-megawatt (MW) solar power project in Jodhpur. West Bengal has 37,660 square kilometers of flood-prone […]

Ola Electric Hires Wayne Burgess as Head of Vehicle Design