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If the nuclear talks produce a historic breakthrough, Iran might bring an additional 400,000 barrels of oil per day from October, says Scott Darling, regional head of oil and gas research at JP Morgan.
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.
But the country's top two airports Heathrow and Gatwick are at and near to maximum capacity and losing passengers to booming hubs like Dubai and Amsterdam's Schiphol that can offer more flights to new destinations like China. Now a government-appointed Airports Commission will emerge from three years of consideration to say in the next few weeks whether...
MEXICO CITY, June 17- Mexico's Supreme Court on Wednesday ruled in favor of airport operator Grupo Aeroportuario del Pacifico in a four-year dispute with mining and railroad company Grupo Mexico. A source with knowledge of Grupo Mexico's thinking said the decision in favor of GAP was a surprise for the Grupo Mexico and that it would now have no other option but...
SACRAMENTO, Calif., June 16- California Governor Jerry Brown and Democratic lawmakers who dominate the state legislature said on Tuesday they had reached a deal on a $115.4 billion budget for the fiscal year starting July 1. The budget includes $1 billion to completely pay off money owed to the state's schools from years of deferring funding during tough...
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.
LOS ANGELES, June 10- A U.S. government inspection of food service facilities at Los Angeles International Airport found dirty employee bathrooms and food preparation issues, according to documents made public on Wednesday by a union representing airline food workers. The report from a Food and Drug Administration inspection conducted in January was...
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.
WASHINGTON, June 4- A U.S. Senate panel on Thursday approved the nomination of Peter Neffenger to lead the Transportation Security Administration, days after its acting administrator was reassigned amid reports that airport screeners failed to detect mock weapons in tests. Neffenger's nomination, approved on a voice vote by the Commerce, Science and...
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.