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  • AMSTERDAM, Feb 1- A major computer malfunction crippled traffic at Amsterdam's Schiphol airport for hours on Wednesday, causing delays or cancellations of more than 100 flights at one of Europe's largest transportation hubs. Passengers faced hours of delays as flights were diverted to alternative European airports including Munich and Rotterdam, a...

  • AMSTERDAM, Feb 1- A major computer malfunction crippled traffic at Amsterdam's Schiphol airport on Wednesday causing the delay or cancellation of more than 100 flights at one of Europe's largest transportation hubs. KLM, the national carrier, canceled flights to Germany, Belgium, Britain and the United States, among others. Flights were being redirected to...

  • AMSTERDAM, Feb 1- Passengers at Amsterdam's Schiphol airport faced long waits Wednesday due to a serious computer problem at air traffic control, causing scores of flights to be diverted, canceled or delayed. A reboot of computer systems at one of Europe's largest flight hubs failed to resolve the issue. Flights were being redirected to Germany's Munich...

  • Airlines not waiting to invest in infrastructure

    CNBC's Phil LeBeau reports airlines are focused on building new terminals as the increase in demand grows rapidly.

  • LIMA, Jan 30- The government of Peruvian President Pedro Pablo Kuczysnki said on Monday that construction of a $500 million airport had been suspended indefinitely at the request of opposition lawmakers investigating proposed changes to the contract. The Transportation and Communications Ministry said it had decided to hold off on signing the addendum...

  • Congress members Jerrold Nadler and Nydia Velazquez, both Democrats from New York, wanted clarification on whether an immigration ban issued on Friday by President Donald Trump prevented the Iraqis from consulting with attorneys. The tense exchange, witnessed by Reuters, was representative of the confusion at airports across the United States and others...

  • The tense exchange, witnessed by Reuters, was representative of the confusion at airports across the United States and others overseas after Trump abruptly halted immigration from seven majority-Muslim countries and temporarily put a stop to the entry of refugees. Throughout much of Saturday, government officials and security workers were left to guess...

  • ISTANBUL, Jan 29- Dozens of people were stopped from flying to the United States from Istanbul Ataturk Airport on Sunday, Turkish airport officials said, after U.S. In his most sweeping action since taking office, Trump on Friday put a four-month hold on allowing refugees into the United States and temporarily barred travellers from Syria, Iran, Iraq, Libya,...

  • *Ban affects Syria, Iran, Iraq, Libya, Somalia, Sudan, Yemen. WASHINGTON/ NEW YORK, Jan 29- President Donald Trump's order to restrict people from seven Muslim-majority countries from entering the United States sparked confusion and anger on Saturday after immigrants and refugees were kept off flights and left stranded in airports. In his most sweeping decision...

  • The tense exchange, witnessed by Reuters, was representative of the confusion at airports across the United States and others overseas after Trump abruptly halted immigration from seven majority-Muslim countries and temporarily put a stop to the entry of refugees. Throughout much of Saturday, government officials and security workers were left to guess...

  • NEW YORK/ WASHINGTON, Jan 28- President Donald Trump's order to restrict people from seven Muslim-majority countries from entering the United States sparked outrage but hit a roadblock late on Saturday when a federal judge said stranded travelers could stay in the country. The emergency court ruling was cheered at Boston's Logan International Airport, one...

  • 'One Belt, One Road' projects may not deliver returns: Fitch

    Kalai Pillay, Fitch Ratings, says that One Belt One Road infrastructure projects are financed by Chinese policy banks, which don't face the same level of scrutiny.

  • Building up Trump's infrastructure plans

    Kathryn Thompson, Thompson Research Group CEO, discusses President Trump's campaign promises on infrastructure and which companies stand to gain from them.

  • NEW YORK, Jan 25- BNSF Railway Co will start offering discounts to ethanol shippers this April if they agree to use new, safer train cars, as it pushes to scrub puncture-prone ones from its rail lines at a faster pace than required by U.S. regulations. There were 35,252 tank cars hauling ethanol in September, and 84 percent, or 29,597, were DOT 111 s, according to the...

  • Clear fast-tracking airport security: CEO

    Caryn Seidman Becker, Clear chairman & CEO, talks about the company's expansion plans to help travelers through airport security lines faster.

  • Crews work on putting concrete in the new median on Castle Rock Parkway west of the I-25 interchange on August 9, 2016 in Castle Rock, Colorado.

    Democrats' unveiled a proposal Tuesday for spending to repair infrastructure over the next ten years, Vox reports.

  • Dubai- based Emirates already operates four daily flights to John F. Kennedy International Airport in New York, including one with a stop off in Milan. "We look forward to briefing President-elect Donald Trump and his new administration on the massive, unfair subsidies that the UAE and Qatar give to their state-owned Gulf carriers," said Jill Zuckman, chief...

  • Dubai- based Emirates already operates four daily flights to John F. Kennedy International Airport in New York, with a stop off in Milan. "We look forward to briefing President-elect Donald Trump and his new administration on the massive, unfair subsidies that the UAE and Qatar give to their state-owned Gulf carriers," said Jill Zuckman, chief spokesperson for the...

  • PARIS, Jan 19- Europe's largest construction and concessions group Vinci will submit a bid for the construction of the new Mumbai airport in the coming weeks, its chairman and chief executive told Reuters on Thursday. "We are associated with Tata for the new Mumbai airport. The Navi Mumbai airport is a new greenfield project, aiming to ease congestion at the...

  • Traffic on an Interstate freeway in Southern California

    What if we could finally end the madness that is traffic? The co-founders of Lyft have an idea.