All posts tagged "privatization"
Greece’s unions rail against powerful new privatization fund
ATHENS, Greece – Greek labor unions are organizing strikes and protests against a plan to place major state assets under the control of a new privatization fund that will be headed by bailout creditors. The fund called...
- Posted September 26, 2016
Tito Kayak Raises Flag over Legislation on Public Beach Permits
Bill would allow DNER to grant franchises and permits of up to 30 years
- Posted June 25, 2016
Dubai Ruler says Emirates to Privatize Government Services
DUBAI, United Arab Emirates – The ruler of Dubai says authorities hope to privatize some government services in the oil-rich country. Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, who also serves as the United Arab Emirates’ prime minister,...
- Posted February 8, 2016
Privatization of Colombian Power Generator Draws Protests
BOGOTA, Colombia — A consortium led by Toronto-based Brookfield Asset Management is paying $2.2 billion for one of Colombia’s largest power generators in a government auction surrounded by controversy. Brookfield was the only bidder Wednesday to make...
- Posted January 13, 2016