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Where the impacts of the investment may be experienced.
  • Turkey
International, regional and national development finance institutions. Many of these banks have a public interest mission, such as poverty reduction.
  • Multilateral Investment Guarantee Agency (MIGA)
Status: Pending
Bank Risk Rating: B
Risk rating varies among banks and may refer only to the particular investment and not to the risk for the project as a whole. Projects marked 'U' have an 'Unknown' risk rating at the time of disclosure.
Board Decision Date: 2016-11-30
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Borrower or Client: Samsung Life Insurance Co.
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The service or industry focus of the investment. A project can have several sectors.
  • Education and Health
  • Industry and Trade
Investment Amount (USD): $ 67.20 million
Value listed on project documents at time of disclosure. If necessary, converted to USD$. Please review updated project documents for more information.

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Original disclosure @ MIGA website
Updated in EWS: 2017-07-24
Disclosure Date: 2016-10-11
Gaziantep Healthcare Hospital Property Yatirim A.S.

Project Description
This project will involve an investment by Samsung Life Insurance Co., Korea Development Bank, and other financial investors yet to be identified into the Gaziantep Healthcare Hospital Property Yatirim A.S. in Turkey. The investors have applied for MIGA guarantees of up to €60.0 million (US$67.2 million) for a period of up to 20 years against the risks of transfer restriction, expropriation, war and civil disturbance, and breach of contract. According to bank documents, the project involves the construction of a 1,875-bed hospital campus in the Gaziantep province in Southeastern Turkey under a 28-year construction, finance, maintenance, and transfer agreement. The project includes facility management and medical support services, such as a common diagnostic and treatment center. The project is part of the Turkish Health Public-Private Partnership Program (PPP) developed by Turkey's Ministry of Health to renovate the public hospital infrastructure in the country. MIGA has previously supported the Health PPP Program by issuing guarantees for the Adana Integrated Health Campus and Yozgat Integrated Health Campus; MIGA is currently reviewing a similar project in Elazig.
Investment Description
Other investors include the Korean Development Bank and other financial institutions yet to be determined (at the time of disclosure).
Contact Information
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