Pennsylvania's ex governor Ed Rendell is calling on America to "invest in our own future"—by fixing highways, bridges, rails and airports.» Read More
New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio, discusses income inequality and increasing the minimum wage.
New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio, shares his thoughts on getting Congress to act on infrastructure reform to keep the nation competitive and safe.
Beijing was pushed into launching the AIIB by U.S. refusal to give China more clout in existing institutions, Bernanke said. The FT reports.
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BOGOTA, June 2- Colombia's Constitutional Court has extended a restriction on the overnight use of the country's main coal railway, Fenoco, and has partially suspended construction work on an adjacent track for three months, it said on Tuesday. After imposing a ban in February on trains crossing the town of Bosconia in Cesar province for a six-hour overnight...
BOGOTA, June 2- Colombia's Constitutional Court has extended a restriction on the overnight use of the country's main coal railway, Fenoco, and has partially suspended construction work on an adjacent track for three months, media reported late on Monday. After imposing a ban in February on trains crossing the town of Bosconia in Cesar province for a six-hour...
John Rice, vice chairman of General Electric (GE), says the Asian Infrastructure Investment Bank (AIIB) is a great opportunity for the U.S. to help resolve the shortfall in infrastructure.
Harnessing the so-called Internet of Things might help drivers get to their Memorial Day weekend destinations more quickly and safely.
Cesar Purisima, finance secretary of the Philippines, says factors such as better governance helped the country to grow over 6 percent every year since 2012. He adds that the government is aiming for a faster pace of growth so as to eradicate poverty.
Jayant Sinha, Minister of State for Finance, India, says an "ambitious plan" is at work to bring the quality of India's infrastructure up to world-class levels.
For the size of the U.S. economy, it lags far behind many of the world's most developed countries in spending on rail networks. The New York Times reports.
If Congress lifts a claims cap, Amtrak could face damages of as much as half a billion dollars from losses related to last week's crash.
Modi's cuts in federal welfare spending on the poorest of India's 1.25 billion people are coming in for criticism, including from within his cabinet.
Don Hanna, Asia managing director at Hanna-Roubini Global Economics, outlines the economic motivations behind China's aim to foster stronger ties with Latin America.
Decades of underinvestment in outmoded infrastructure have put millions of railroad passengers at risk.
Discussing investment in America's rail infrastructure, with Ed Hamberger, Association of American Railroads.
1.5 million people commute into New York City daily, so what would happen if one of the two tunnels into Manhattan were to close, with Tom Wright, Regional Plan Association President.
The derailed cars are empty, according to a local NBC affiliate.
Discussing the derailment of the Amtrak train and infrastructure issues in the U.S., with Richard Ravitch, former New York LT. Governor.
Brian Pallasch, ASCE Managing Director, discusses the grade of America's rail infrastructure and lack of funding.