Mexico is trying to get Chinese state-run companies in on the construction of a new airport as it seeks to make up for a tainted rail tender.» Read More
SEATTLE, March 20- Washington state regulators have recommended BNSF Railway be fined $700,000 for not properly disclosing that its trains had spilled crude oil and other hazardous materials on 14 occasions over four months, officials said on Friday. BNSF rail cars leaked hazardous material in 16 separate incidents between November and March but in only two...
"There's a complete disrepair of our roads in the United States," says fund manager Josh Duitz. Here's how he'd play it.
How to invest in the repairing of America's infrastructure, with Josh Duitz, Alpine Funds.
The American Civil Liberties Union filed the Freedom of Information Act lawsuit in Manhattan federal court, asking a judge to force the Transportation Security Administration to divulge how it runs the programs and the results they have achieved since they began in 2003.. "What we know about SPOT suggests it's a waste of taxpayer money, leads to racial...
WASHINGTON, March 17- The Obama administration has asked U.S. airlines for more information on their claims that Gulf carriers have received market-distorting subsidies, marking its first written response to U.S. airlines' lobbying effort, Reuters has learned. Leaders in the U.S. House Committee on Transportation and Infrastructure have recently called on...
Mustafa Abdel-Wadood, board member & chairman of the management executive committee at The Abraaj Group, talks about the opportunities going forward in Egypt, however, there's a huge shortfall in energy in the country
Indonesia’s economic positives should have made it an investment magnet, but a slew of obstacles make the country a tough sell for foreigners.
Brett Himbury, CEO of IFM Investors, discusses the Australian infrastructure investment firm's decision to acquire the Indiana Toll Road Concession for $5.73 billion.
Jakarta property prices have more than doubled since 2009, but with a new infrastructure push, the boom might only be getting started, analysts said.
This Saturday, investors will tune in to see if India's Narendra Modi delivers on the reforms he's promised as he unveils the country's annual budget.
Jahangir Aziz, head of EM Asia Economic Research at JP Morgan, says the economic realities of India may prompt the government to refrain from big ticket spending.
Singapore is budgeting $3 billion for a fifth airport terminal before the fourth is even completed, but it isn't clear the travelers will come.
LOS ANGELES, Feb 21- A group of shipping companies and a powerful dockworkers union reached a tentative labor deal late on Friday after nine months of negotiations, settling a dispute that disrupted the flow of cargo through 29 U.S. West Coast ports and snarled trans-Pacific maritime trade with Asia. The White House called the deal "a huge relief" for the economy,...
Guggenheim recently launched an exchange-traded fund concentrating on infrastructure that goes to unusual places.
A total shutdown of West Coast ports could cost the U.S. economy about $2 billion a day, Jay Timmons tells CNBC.
CANADA LABOUR MINISTER SAYS CANADIAN PACIFIC RAILWAY STRIKE IS OVER, NO NEED FOR LEGISLATION.
NEW DELHI, Feb 16- India sealed a nuclear energy agreement with Sri Lanka on Monday, its first breakthrough with the new government of the tiny Indian Ocean island where China has been building ports and highways in a diplomatic push in recent years. Under the deal, India will help Sri Lanka build its nuclear energy infrastructure, including training of personnel,...
Representative Dave Reichert said he planned to introduce a resolution in Congress on Thursday to urge a swift end to the labor dispute that has throttled port activity on the West Coast. Eighty-four members of Congress signed a Jan. 30 letter urging the parties in a labor dispute between dockworkers and shipping lines and terminal operators to resolve...
CNBC's Rick Santelli examines the direction of global rates.
CNBC's Rick Santelli asks WSJ columnist Holman Jenkins, Jr., about the progress of infrastructure funding.