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- EBRD DRIVES KAZAKH ROAD LINK. // EuroProperty;1/21/2013, p6
The article reports that the Kazakhstan government has obtained a loan from the European Bank for Reconstruction and Development for the reconstruction of a road that links the western Europe-western China international transport corridor.
- Raising the Limit. Newman, Emily // Bond Buyer;3/18/2004, Vol. 347 Issue 31844, p29
Reports on the passage of the legislative bill increasing the debt limit of West Virginia Parkways Authority allowing the agency to sell more bonds to accelerate road improvement projects.
- Virginia Panel OKs $1.62B in Road Debt. Ackerman, Andrew // Bond Buyer;9/27/2006, Vol. 357 Issue 32475, p1
The article reports on the passage of a package of bills by the House of Delegates committee that could lead to the issuance of at least $1.62 billion in tax-exempt transportation revenue bonds over five years in Virginia. The bill was aimed to address the growing transportation needs through...
- HONDURAS. Wagenheim, Kal // Caribbean Update;Sep2008, Vol. 24 Issue 8, p12
This section offers news briefs related to the business sector of Honduras as of September 2008. A loan made by the country from the Inter-American Development Bank will be used for its Drinking Water, Sewage Investment Program. Meanwhile, funds to be used for the construction works of the...
- Colorado Parkway Refunding $428M. Albanese, Elizabeth // Bond Buyer;12/6/2005, Vol. 354 Issue 32272, p1
The article discusses the Northwest Parkway Public Highway Authority's refunding of bonds to pay debt issued to finance construction of the two-year-old toll road serving Denver, Colorado. This road has failed to achieve its projected-usage. The deal takes out majority of the debt which was...
- Amid Some Concerns, Ohio Manages To Move Its Biggest Garvee Deal Ever. Devitt, Caitlin // Bond Buyer;10/23/2008, Vol. 366 Issue 32988, p6
The article reports on the success of Ohio government to sell $375 million of grant anticipation revenue vehicle bonds. State Treasurer Richard Cordray reveals that the state's decision to sell the bonds was driven by the strong interest in the debt, costing of 4.99%, and states that retail...
- Road work ahead. Woy, Joann // Country Journal;May/Jun98, Vol. 25 Issue 3, p34
Discusses the design and building techniques for a quality road and driveway. Reminder before beginning road work; Planning a country road; Removal of topsoil; Grading, cutting and filling. INSET: How much will it cost?.
- Bonds Help Pave the Way for Kansas Roads' Lofty Ranking. // Bond Buyer;1/3/2002, Vol. 339 Issue 31296, p36
Focuses on a Washington-based research group for the highway construction industry Road Information Program. Annual rankings for the program; Proposed decline in funds of sales tax; Possible issuance of revenue refunding bonds.
- ARKANSAS: Tolls for Who? Albanese, Elizabeth // Bond Buyer;2/5/2002, Vol. 339 Issue 31318, p29
Reports on the opposition imposed on the proposal of some U.S. lawmakers and transportation officials by Metroplan, an advisory council of central Arkansas government. Proposal to build toll roads; Suggestions given by highway officials for financing the highway construction.