ULAN BATOR, Aug 22- China and Mongolia have signed 26 new deals on railroads, mining and power generation during Chinese President Xi Jinping's state visit that began on Thursday, Mongolia's Ministry of Foreign Affairs said. Closer economic relations with China may be landlocked Mongolia's answer to recent economic woes.» Read More
John Krenicki, GE vice chairman, explains how GE is benefiting from emerging markets and low natural gas prices.
Debating whether "shovel ready' infrastructure spending creates jobs, with Steve Moore, "Return to Prosperity" author, and Mort Zuckerman, New York Daily News publisher.
Reviewing the President's jobs plan and it's likelihood of getting passed by Congress, with Jared Bernstein, Center on Budget and Policy Priorities, and the CNBC news team.
Pass this jobs bill and all small business owners will get a tax cut if they hire new workers, says President Obama, to a joint session of Congress, as he lays out his plans to create jobs and get the economy back on track.
The Federal Reserve could directly boost and stabilize capital in U.S. banks, with CNBC's Steve Liesman, Steve Blitz, ITG Investment Research senior economist, and Beth Ann Bovino, S&P senior economist.
A look at which stocks could profit from the President's new jobs plan, with Mark WeisdorfI, JP Morgan Asset Management, and Robert Norfleet, BB&T Capital Markets.
President Obama urges Congress to pass temporary infrastructure bills when they return from recess next week.
A look at which companies may benefit from hurricane Irene's clean up, with Min Tang-Varner, Morningstar analyst.
Joyce Shapiro, Managing Director at Franklin Templeton Real Asset Advisors, says investing in infrastructure offers steady flows of income and low volatility.
Discussing the FAA standoff and why Congress can't get the deal done, with CNBC's Hampton Pearson; Randy Babbitt, FAA Administrator; Jared Bernstein. Center on Budget & Policy Priorities, and Armstrong Williams, television and radio host.
Discussing the impasse over FAA funding and its impact on the nation's airports and infrastructure, with Ray LaHood, U.S. Secretary Of Transportation.
A look at the slowdown in infrastructure stocks and the construction sector, with Eli Lustgarten, Longbow Research.
NBC's Jinah Kim reports on the closing of California's I-405 freeway for repairs; and fixing and paying for America's aging roadways, bridges and pipes, with Norman Mineta, former U.S. Transportation Secretary, and Andrew Herrmann, American Society of Civil Engineers.
There are a lot of doomsday scenarios about China’s economy floating around these days and oddly, a number of them are focusing on infrastructure spending and rising local debt rather than the real threat of rampant inflation.
There are some interesting changes among the ranks of America’s Top—and bottom—States for Business. Accordingly, we’ve adjusted the categories. Here is the updated methodology:
Georgia, Florida, Illinois, Ohio and Pennsylvania can all make a good case for most-improved status, but, as usual, it depends on what metric you value the most.
The Old Dominion State returns as America’s Top State for Business in 2011, and we’re starting to detect a pattern here.
Following two years on top in 2008, and 2010, Texas is back at No. 2
CNBC's Scott Cohn reveals North Carolina scored high points for workforce, infrastructure, and low taxes, making it a perennial contender for top state.
We hope our fifth annual report on the states is the most comprehensive. We certainly have the highest quality data with the vast resources of the 2010 U.S. Census augmenting our exclusive recipe.