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  • BEIJING, Sept 9- Canada's Bombardier has turned down a Chinese offer to buy up to 100 percent of its prized rail unit, documents seen by Reuters show, underscoring its reluctance to cede control of the unit to a state-owned Chinese buyer at this juncture. Beijing Infrastructure Investment Co, a government-owned company that operates 18 metro lines in China's...

  • BEIJING, Sept 9- Canada's Bombardier has turned down a Chinese offer to buy up to 100 percent of its prized rail unit, documents seen by Reuters show, underscoring its reluctance to cede control of the unit to a state-owned Chinese buyer at this juncture. Beijing Infrastructure Investment Co, a government-owned company that operates 18 metro lines in China's...

  • DEALTALK-Dozen-plus suitors circling French airports Monday, 7 Sep 2015 | 11:32 AM ET

    *France to sell 60 pct of both Nice and Lyon airports. LONDON, Sept 7- Bidders are queuing up for the privatisation of France's Nice Cote d'Azur and Lyon-Saint-Exupery airports, four sources familiar with the matter said, hoping to land growing returns on the back of rising air traffic. The airport on the French Riviera is a trophy asset with a total value of at least...

  • Baffling: Indonesia scraps $5B bullet train deal Saturday, 5 Sep 2015 | 3:23 AM ET
    Joko "Jokowi" Widodo.

    Indonesia's 11th-hour decision to scrap plans for the nation's first high-speed railway has sown confusion among top investors China and Japan.

  • This Chinese firm will make cars for Boston's subway Thursday, 3 Sep 2015 | 7:50 PM ET
    People look at booth of CRRC during UrTran 2015 on June 16, 2015 in Beijing, China.

    China's encouraging its technology and infrastructure companies to export their skills abroad, the New York Times reports.

  • AIRPORT DEAL WITH FRAPORT EXPECTED TO BE CONCLUDED THIS YEAR BUT WILL TAKE SEVERAL MONTHS BEFORE GREECE RECEIVES THE MONEY- PRIVATISATION AGENCY CHIEF.

  • MOSCOW, Aug 28- Russian President Vladimir Putin signed a decree on Friday that will likely place Moscow's second-largest airport, Sheremetyevo, under the control of his businessman friend Arkady Rotenberg, an industry source said. Sheremetyevo, home to Russia's flagship airline Aeroflot, has fallen behind privately owned Moscow rival Domodedovo in terms...

  • OAKLAND, Calif., Aug 19- California Governor Jerry Brown told state legislators on Wednesday that they needed to get past political infighting and develop a plan for long overdue and much needed repairs to the state's roads, bridges and other infrastructure. He was joined by the state assembly's top Democrat at a news conference in Oakland on Wednesday where...

  • LONDON, Aug 19- A fire on a Boeing Dreamliner jet parked at London's Heathrow Airport in 2013 was most likely caused by a short-circuit, Britain's Air Accident Investigation Branch said in its final report on the incident on Wednesday. Runways at Heathrow, Europe's busiest airport, were briefly closed as fire-fighters dealt with the blaze on the 787- Dreamliner...

  • JAISALMER, India, Aug 19- Two-and-a-half years after the completion of a new $17 million terminal building, the airport in Jaisalmer, a small and remote desert city in India's western Rajasthan state, stands empty. India has spent more than $50 million since 2009 on eight airports that do not receive scheduled flights- white elephants that are a reminder of the...

  • JAISALMER, India, Aug 19- Two-and-a-half years after the completion of a new $17 million terminal building, the airport in Jaisalmer, a small and remote desert city in India's western Rajasthan state, stands empty. India has spent more than $50 million since 2009 on eight airports that do not receive scheduled flights- white elephants that are a reminder of the...

  • Bruce Flatt, chief executive officer of Brookfield Asset Management Inc., speaks during the company's annual general meeting in Toronto, Ontario, Canada.

    A group led by Canada's Brookfield will buy Australian logistics company Asciano for $6.5B, creating a global port and freight business.

  • This airline is going to start weighing passengers Wednesday, 12 Aug 2015 | 1:01 PM ET
    Uzbekistan Airlines plane

    Uzbekistan Airways announced that it will begin pre-flight weighing of passengers and luggage to ensure flight safety.

  • Beer, comrade? N. Korean seeks brewery backers Tuesday, 11 Aug 2015 | 2:01 AM ET

    North Korea is looking to raise $39M to fund a new brewery in Wonsan, an eastern port city where leader Kim Jong Un has big development ambitions.

  • Hong Kong's first major IPO to brave the market since the depths of the China market rout, CRSC, opened nearly flat on debut Friday.

  • Teamsters take on Silicon Valley Monday, 3 Aug 2015 | 11:43 AM ET
    Yahoo! headquarters in Sunnyvale, Calif.

    In Silicon Valley, residents are used to seeing big buses rolling through transporting workers for tech companies. Now, those drivers want more money.

  • You can't trust this govt. "trust fund" Monday, 3 Aug 2015 | 7:00 AM ET
    Cars sit in miles-long traffic jam on southbound highway 101 near Mill Valley, California.

    The Highway Trust Fund has been limping along on short-term extensions and general fund transfers for years.

  • Big names from Silicon Valley team up on drones Thursday, 30 Jul 2015 | 2:47 PM ET
    A drone on display at the NASA UTM drone exhibit in Mountain View, California.

    NASA hosts a gathering of companies to map out an air traffic management system for unmanned aircraft.

  • NY Gov Cuomo unveils $4B overhaul for LaGuardia Monday, 27 Jul 2015 | 2:59 PM ET
    Vice President Joe Biden (L) appears with New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo to unveil plans for new area infrastructure projects on July 27, 2015 in New York City.

    New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo announced on Monday a plan to completely overhaul LaGuardia Airport that comes with a $4 billion price tag.

  • Indonesia president tries to tame infrastructure delays Thursday, 23 Jul 2015 | 9:04 PM ET

    Frustrated with his bureaucrats over delayed infrastructure projects, Indonesia's Widodo is pushing to find officials who can deliver on time.