*Libya oil guards take control of Hariga port, Zueitina pending. *OPEC sees lower demand for its crude in 2014. NEW YORK, April 10- Global crude oil drifted modestly lower on Thursday, pressured by weaker economic data from China as well as the prospect of a rebound in oil exports from Libya.» Read More
Vishnu Varathan, senior economist at Mizuho Bank, discusses Chinese growth and says the government still has "enough leeway" to launch infrastructure projects on a "selective" basis.
If another big quake hits California, like the 6.7 quake that struck 20 years ago today, the state may not be ready.
NEW DELHI, Jan 9- India will soon invite foreign businesses to help expand its once-mighty but now outdated railways, government sources said, in a move that would mark the opening up of one of the country's last great state-controlled industries.
The energy industry plans to invest more money into America's natural gas infrastructure over the next 12 years—a lot more.
LONDON, Dec 23- The Syrian government of President Bashar al-Assad has received substantial imports of Iraqi crude oil from an Egyptian port in the last nine months, shipping and payments documents show, part of an under-the-radar trade that has kept his military running despite Western sanctions.
CALGARY, Alberta, Dec 16- Kinder Morgan Energy Partners LP filed an application with Canadian regulators on Monday to nearly treble the capacity of its Trans Mountain crude oil pipeline to 890,000 barrels per day.
WASHINGTON, Dec 15- The Republican co-author of a rare bipartisan budget deal in Congress defended the agreement from opposition in his own party on Sunday as an asset that could help Republicans capture the Senate next year and the White House in 2016..
CALGARY, Alberta, Nov 25- A northbound Canadian Pacific Railway Ltd train derailed near Windermere, British Columbia, on Monday morning, sending 16 cars loaded with coal off the tracks, a spokesman for the rail company said. The Transportation Safety Board of Canada, which previously said 19 cars had derailed, has sent an investigator to the scene.
Oakland, California is recovering from the recession, but it might be doing a whole lot better if it weren't for a bad bet on Wall Street, explains CNBC's Scott Cohn.
The fiscal squeeze in Washington is trickling down to America's cities. Senior Correspondent Scott Cohn travels to five American cities in the midst of crisis- tune in to find out if one is yours.
Jeffrey Schwartz, Co-Founder & Chairman of the Executive Committee at warehouse operator Global Logistics Properties discusses its $3 billion China-focused logistics-inftrastructure fund.
NEW YORK/ WASHINGTON, Nov 14- U.S. railroads on Thursday urged regulators to improve safety standards for tank cars carrying flammable liquids, following a spate of accidents in the booming crude-by-rail industry.
Most old tank cars must be phased out, and even new cars will require modifications, the Association of American Railroads said in a letter to the U.S. Pipeline and Hazardous Materials Safety Administration. The letter came after a train derailed and exploded in western Alabama on Friday, spilling crude oil into a trackside wetland area.
Vasu Menon, Vice President, Wealth Management Singapore at OCBC Bank tells CNBC's Cash Flow why he thinks Chinese markets look attractive.
PJ Garcia, Head of Institutional Business at BPI Asset Management says restructuring efforts will offset some of economic impact of the super storm.
The Olympics in Sochi will surpass $50 billion, making it the most expensive games ever. Some experts say the costs far outweigh the benefits.
NEW ORLEANS, Nov 8- President Barack Obama made a pitch on Friday to create jobs by fixing roads, dredging ports and modernizing the U.S. air traffic control system, urging Congress to focus on these investments as it tries to work out a budget deal by a January deadline.
NEW DELHI, Nov 7- India's top iron ore exporting state of Goa hopes the Supreme Court will soon lift a year-long ban on mining but aims to rein in production to ease pressure on roads and infrastructure, the state's regulator of mining licenses said on Thursday.
Jonathan Windham, Head of Asia Ex-Japan Transport and Infrastructure Research at Barclays thinks investors should steer clear of shipping stocks, saying they aren't cheap enough to justify the risk.
BOGOTA, Oct 23- A stretch of the railway belonging to Colombia's biggest coal producer, Cerrejon, was bombed late on Tuesday, the second such attack in 10 days but one that would not have any immediate impact on exports, the company said in a statement.