Category: June 2010

June update

It has been a busy time for us here at Trinity, having secured new instructions across a variety of sectors in the past few months, including four new PPP road projects in Nigeria (acting for the Nigerian Federal Ministry of Works, Housing and Urban Development) and a series of toll road projects in Zambia (acting… Read more »

Legalese – Bribery Act 2010

The Bribery Act 2010 (the “Bribery Act”) received Royal Assent on 8th April of this year and is of critical importance to companies transacting business in emerging markets. The Bribery Act aims to place the UK at the forefront of the battle against bribery and corruption; and pave the way for more ethical business practice… Read more »

Are We There Yet? Sub-Saharan Africa Transport Projects

World Bank statistics on infrastructure development in Sub-Saharan African countries rarely make for comfortable reading. The World Bank estimates that around US$93 billion a year is required to address Africa’s infrastructure deficit. Surprisingly, World Bank reports that there is a surplus of transport infrastructure spending in Africa assuming that US$3.8 billion of ‘efficiency savings’ are… Read more »