Kerry Brown, executive director, China Studies Center at the University of Sydney, discusses the significance of the Asian Infrastructure Investment Bank (AIIB).
In a special "Managing Asia" series starting this week, Christine Tan speaks to influential players from the region about building innovative cities.
China will invest 500 billion yuan ($80 billion) in 193 major domestic aviation projects this year, the country's aviation regulator said.
Liew Mun Leong, chairman of Surbana-Jurong, says the firm is planning to expand its international footprint and capitalize on opportunities in Asia's growing infrastructure sector.
In this episode of "Global Opportunities Philippines", CNBC's Pauline Chiou speaks to entrepreneurs who remain upbeat on the Philippines' potential despite lagging tech infrastructure.
Mayflies have completely overrun a bridge in Wrightsville, Pennsylvania.
U.S. states plan to slow spending growth in 2016, taking a cautious approach to forecasting and budgeting amid only modest increases in revenue.
Curtis Chin, former U.S. Ambassador to the Asian Development Bank from 2007-2010, explains why he agrees with ex-Treasury Secretary Larry Summers that the U.S. should have engaged with the China-backed AIIB.
HSBC is betting on China's Pearl River Delta for growth, but the region's patchy development underlines the risks in the bank's Asia "pivot" strategy.
Olivier Brousse, CEO of John Laing, says growth in Europe is still subdued and the region needs a massive infrastructure plan.
Brazil's President Rousseff unveiled a plan to draw $64 billion in private investment to build, upgrade and operate the country's infrastructure.
The policies espoused by a coalition of progressives would return the U.S. to a time of prosperity, New York Mayor Bill de Blasio tells CNBC.
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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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.