"ARMENIAN RAILROAD" TO BE HANDED OVER TO CONCESSIVE MANAGEMENT ON JANUARY 15 OF 2008
Oct 18 2007
Yerevan, October 18 /Mediamax/. "Armenian Railroad" CJSC will be
handed over to concessive management on January 15 of 2008.
Mediamax reports that the Minister of Transport and Communication of
Armenia Andranik Manukian said this in Yerevan today. He informed that
two companies will participate in the tender: the "Russian Railroads"
CJSC and the Indian RITES (Rail India Technical and Economic Services)
Company. The Minister stated that the packages with the proposals from
the companies will be opened on December 21 of 2007, and on December
28 the price proposals will be publicized.
The "Armenian Railroad" CJSC is planned to be handed over to concessive
management at the term of 30 years with the right of prolongation for
20 years. According to the conditions of the tender, the concessionaire
is obliged to realize investments at the sum of $170mln in the course
of 10 years.