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  • DUBAI, May 16- Turkey's TAV is in talks with banks to get the $250 million it needs to develop three airports in Saudi Arabia, the airport operator's president Mustafa Sani ener said on Tuesday. TAV Airports Holding, in partnership with Al Rajhi Holding Group, was chosen to develop and operate Saudi Arabia's Yanbu, Qassim and Hail international airports.

  • RONKONKOMA, N.Y.— Smoke in the cockpit forced an American Eagle flight to return to an airport on New York's Long Island. Newsday reports that the flight was carrying 40 passengers to Philadelphia. The Federal Aviation Administration says the twin-engine turboprop de Havilland DH8 landed safely at Long Island MacArthur Airport before 7 a.m. Tuesday.

  • These Silicon Valley founders — two of which helped launch Zipcar — aim to build city-scale networks of connected vehicles.

  • Celebrities who are sick of being stalked by photographers at Los Angeles International Airport can now find some privacy— not to mention luxury— at a new terminal. The terminal is available to anyone who can afford fees up to $4,000 for a single flight. When it's time to catch their flights, passengers get a ride in shiny BMW sedans across the runway and straight to...

  • Freight train with cargo containers winds its way through mountain landscape, California.

    Oxford Economics found if Chinese state-owned enterprises took more of U.S. freight rail car production, U.S. jobs could take a big hit.

  • WASHINGTON/ BRUSSELS, May 12- U.S. and European officials will discuss airline security issues at a meeting in Brussels next week, including possibly expanding the number of airports that ban passengers from carrying electronic devices bigger than cellphones aboard flights, a European Commission spokeswoman said on Friday. Homeland Security spokesman...

  • WASHINGTON/ BRUSSELS, May 12- U.S. and European officials will discuss airline security issues at a meeting in Brussels next week, including possibly expanding the number of airports that ban passengers from carrying electronic devices bigger than cellphones aboard flights, a European Commission spokeswoman said on Friday. Homeland Security spokesman...

  • WASHINGTON/ BRUSSELS, May 12- U.S. and European officials will discuss airline security at a high-level meeting in Brussels next week, including possible expansion of the number of airports where passengers are banned from carrying electronic devices bigger than cellphones aboard flights, a European Union official said on Friday. The official said U.S....

  • Phnom Penh, Cambodia

    As the U.S. pulls back from globalization, China is stepping into the breach, experts said at the WEF Asean meeting this week.

  • SACRAMENTO, Calif., May 11- California Governor Jerry Brown on Thursday revised his proposed budget for the upcoming fiscal year, raising total spending by 2.2 percent and increasing funding for schools and transportation, even as he warned that the state's economy likely cannot sustain the growth of recent years. Still, Brown said the budget was considerably...

  • TIANJIN, China/ BEIJING, May 11- On a recent visit to the area around Tianjin Port Co Ltd, there were more than one hundred empty trucks parked at the coal storage centre run by Ningdong Logistic Co.. It is a sign that Beijing's years-long war on pollution is disrupting the logistics of the market for coal- one of China's crucial commodities- as well as the lives of what...

  • SAO PAULO, May 10- Argentina's Corporación América SA will take bids for minority stakes in both its Brazilian airports by the end of May as it seeks funds to expand in the country, newspaper Valor Econômico said on Wednesday. According to the report in Valor, the company has hired Itaú Unibanco Holding SA's investment banking unit to explore a sale of up to 49...

  • In March, the U.S. announced laptop restrictions on flights originating from 10 airports including in the UAE, Saudi Arabia, Qatar and Turkey because of fears that a concealed bomb could be installed in electronic devices taken onto aircraft. One European official acknowledged that the expanded ban could affect flights to the United States from Britain.

  • In March, the U.S. announced laptop restrictions on flights originating from 10 airports including in the UAE, Saudi Arabia, Qatar and Turkey because of fears that a concealed bomb could be installed in electronic devices taken onto aircraft. One European official acknowledged that the expanded ban could affect flights to the United States from Britain.

  • May 9- Spirit Airlines Inc passengers brawled in a Florida airport late on Monday after the budget carrier, which is in dispute with its pilots, canceled several flights. The cancellations, which sparked chaos that ended with three arrests at Fort LauderdaleHollywood International Airport, were the latest of about 300 the airline has made in the past week alone.

  • May 9- Spirit Airlines Inc passengers brawled in a Florida airport late on Monday after the carrier, which is in dispute with its pilots, canceled several flights leading to chaos and three arrests. The flight cancellations at Fort LauderdaleHollywood International Airport were just the latest of hundreds the airline has made in recent weeks.

  • Spirit Airlines

    Security wrestled with unruly passengers as punches flew, leading to at least three arrests. NBCNews reports.

  • May 9- A busy Florida airport descended into chaos after Spirit Airlines Inc canceled nearly a dozen flights due to a labor dispute with pilots, stranding hundreds of passengers and leading to multiple skirmishes. Cellphone video footage of the scene inside the Fort LauderdaleHollywood International Airport late on Monday showed people falling onto the...

  • MONTREAL/ WINNIPEG, May 9- Canadian Pacific Railway Ltd CEO Keith Creel is an operations specialist like his predecessor, but the new leader is taking a vastly different approach to steering the company known for its red locomotives emblazoned with "CP." After nearly five years of cost-cutting to boost efficiency under former CEO Hunter Harrison, Creel is...

  • Chairman Liu Hualong told CNBC that CRRC doubled the number of contracts and have 10 times more assets abroad today.