Transportation Infrastructure


  • This Analyst Says Balfour Beatty Still a Buy Monday, 29 Apr 2013 | 11:20 AM ET
    This Analyst Says Balfour Beatty Still a Buy

    Andy Brown, analyst at Panmure Gordon, explains why he keeps his buy stance on Balfour Beatty, despite the company issuing a second profit warning in six months.

  • Invest in US Energy Infrastructure: Expert Thursday, 18 Apr 2013 | 5:00 AM ET
    Invest in US Energy Infrastructure: Expert

    Darren Schuringa, managing partner at Yorkville Capital, explains why the U.S. energy boom provides a lot of opportunities, especially in infrastructure assets which offer very good returns.

  • Why a Crisis in China Is Unlikely Wednesday, 17 Apr 2013 | 4:00 AM ET
    Why a Crisis in China Is Unlikely

    Paul McNamara, investment director at GAM, explains that the Chinese government has a lot more scope to deal with economic troubles and that a full-scale crisis in the country is highly unlikely.

  • Why Chinese Urbanisation is 'Mega Trend' Tuesday, 16 Apr 2013 | 11:40 AM ET
    Why Chinese Urbanisation is 'Mega Trend'

    Andre Loesekrug-Pietri, chairman and managing partner at A Capital, explains why urbanization is the Chinese "mega trend" and that it offers a lot of opportunities.

  • Why Low Chinese Growth Is a 'Blip' Monday, 15 Apr 2013 | 11:15 AM ET
    Why Low Chinese Growth Is a 'Blip'

    James Kynge, principal of China Confidential at the Financial Times, says the disappointing Chinese quarterly growth is a "blip", as funding for construction projects and fixed asset investments remain very strong.

  • Ports Deal to Deliver Revenue Growth: CEO Sunday, 14 Apr 2013 | 11:40 PM ET
    A$5.07 Bn Ports Deal To Deliver Revenue Growth: CEO

    Brett Himbury, CEO of Industry Funds Management says the company's deal to acquire two ports in Australia should deliver good revenue growth with expectations for trade activity to pick up.

  • Selim El-Zyr on Operating in Iraq and Iran Wednesday, 3 Apr 2013 | 7:00 PM ET
    Selim El-Zyr on Operating in Iraq and Iran

    Rotana CEO Selim El-Zyr discusses business opportunities in Iraq and Iran, both of which he says have "huge untapped potential".

  • Southeast Asia Ready to Build, Will Investors Come? Wednesday, 27 Mar 2013 | 9:07 PM ET

    Indonesia is seeking investors for $9 billion worth of water, road, air and seaport projects in what will be a litmus test of Southeast Asian countries' ability to seize on ripe financial conditions to upgrade decrepit infrastructure.

  • Credit Rating Upgrade Is 'Landmark Achievement': Philippines

    Cesar Purisima, finance secretary of the Philippines, tells CNBC that the country's credit rating upgrade by Fitch is a "landmark achievement" and says the government will now focus more on infrastructure, fiscal strength and opening up the economy to the rest of the world.

  • UK on 'Long, Hard Road to Nowhere': Opposition Thursday, 21 Mar 2013 | 5:20 AM ET
    	UK on 'Long, Hard Road to Nowhere': Opposition

    Ed Balls, shadow chancellor, Labour Party, says the UK economy has flatlined and the budget should have gone further on housing and infrastructure investment.

  • Infrastructure's Failing Grade Tuesday, 19 Mar 2013 | 2:15 PM ET
    Infrastructure's Failing Grade

    A new report gives U.S. infrastructure a D+, which is actually a slight improvement from its grade in 2009. Former Gov. Ed Rendell (D-PA) provides perspective.

  • Construction crews work on a freeway overpass along Highway 101 in Novato, California.

    When it comes to maintaining and investing in infrastructure, America is seeing some progress, but still not making the grade.

  • UK Government to Back Infrastructure Projects in Budget?

    Andrew Charlesworth, fund manager at JLIF discusses his company's results and the government's support for infrastructure, which he hopes to see reaffirmed in the coming Budget.

  • Siemens CEO on US Economic Outlook Thursday, 14 Mar 2013 | 11:15 AM ET
    Siemens CEO on US Economic Outlook

    Eric Spiegel, Siemens U.S. president & CEO, discusses investing in infrastructure and manufacturing trends in the U.S., with CNBC's Steve Liesman.

  • Stock in 60 Seconds: Midas Sunday, 10 Mar 2013 | 11:11 PM ET
    Stock in 60 Seconds: Midas

    CNBC's Adam Bakhtiar looks at Midas in the daily 'Stock in 60' segment after shares rose over 4% on announcements of government restructuring and urbanization in China.

  • China Inflation to Dip Below 3% in March: Pro Sunday, 10 Mar 2013 | 8:12 PM ET
    China CPI Seen Below 3% In March: Pro

    Tao Wang, Head of China Economic Research at UBS Securities expects China CPI to slip below 3% in March. She believes government restructuring should pave the way for infrastructure investment.

  • Chanos: Avoid Chinese Property 'Bubble' Thursday, 7 Mar 2013 | 8:57 AM ET
    Chanos: Avoid Chinese Property Bubble

    James Chanos, Kynikos Associates, shares his views on the outlook on China, and why investors should avoid anything having to do with the Chinese property markets. (0:57)

  • Funding Infrastructure in Brazil Tuesday, 26 Feb 2013 | 3:00 PM ET
    Funding Infrastructure in Brazil

    President of the Brazilian Development Bank Luciano Coutinho, offers insight on how Brazil is funding infrastructure projects.

  • Obama: Need to Agree on Smart, Tough Spending Cuts Monday, 25 Feb 2013 | 1:12 PM ET
    Obama: Need to Agree on Smart, Tough Spending Cuts

    CNBC's John Harwood reports the latest in Washington where President Obama is speaking out on Republicans and tax reform.

  • Better Roads & Bridges Thursday, 21 Feb 2013 | 7:35 PM ET
    Better Roads & Bridges

    President Obama wants to spend another $50 billion on repairs to our infrastructure. Discussing whether this is necessary, with David Hartgen; Reason Foundation; and CNBC Contributors Keith Boykin and Jim Pethokoukis.