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  • BELGRADE, June 21- Four consortia and one company will proceed the next round of bidding for a 25- year concession to operate Belgrade's Nikola Tesla airport, the biggest in the Balkan region, the company and a Serbian government commission said on Wednesday. The only company to have a non-binding bid accepted was France's Vinci Airports, according to a...

  • SAO PAULO, June 19- TPI Triunfo Participações& Investimentos SA sold a 50 percent stake in a port terminal to partner MSC Mediterranean Shipping Co SA on Monday, a key step toward advancing the debt-laden Brazilian infrastructure firm's turnaround. In a securities filing, Triunfo said it sold the 50 percent it has in Terminal Portuário de Navegantes SA for...

  • SAO PAULO, June 19- TPI Triunfo Participações& Investimentos SA has sold a 50 percent stake in a port terminal to partner MSC Mediterranean Shipping Co SA, a key step toward advancing the debt-laden Brazilian infrastructure firm's turnaround. In a securities filing, Triunfo said it sold the 50 percent it has in Terminal Portuário de Navegantes SA for 1.3...

  • SAO PAULO, June 19- TPI Triunfo Participações& Investimentos SA has agreed to sell a 50 percent stake in a port terminal to partner MSC Mediterranean Shipping Co SA's TIL unit, a key step towards advancing the debt-laden Brazilian infrastructure firm's turnaround, a person familiar with the matter said on Monday. According to the person, Triunfo sold the 50...

  • PARIS, June 19- Qatar Airways is in the process of asking the U.S. department of Homeland Security to visit its hub in Doha and carry out an audit of security at the airport in light of the restrictions on large electronics devices in cabins, the carrier's CEO said. "I am sure that the Department of Transport and Homeland Security will revisit this," Akbar al Baker told...

  • LIMA, June 15- Peru's opposition-controlled Congress called on Finance Minister Alfredo Thorne to answer questions on Thursday over a recording in which he appears to ask the comptroller's office to approve a $520 million airport contract in exchange for a bigger budget. Earlier this month local television station Panamericana released a recording of...

  • Airline complaints aren't due to service decline: Seth Kaplan

    Seth Kaplan, Airline Weekly, discusses the boost in airline complaints.

  • WASHINGTON, June 15- American Airlines and the U.S. Transportation Security Administration said on Thursday they were testing a new high-definition airport screening device that could allow passengers to keep liquids and laptops in carry-on luggage during screening and potentially avoid new restrictions on in-cabin electronics.

  • Trump hands Democrats a $1 trillion moment of truth

    President Trump is handing the Democrats the massive infrastructure spending they've always wanted.

  • ATHENS, June 12- Piraeus Port, operator of Greece's biggest port and majority-owned by China's COSCO Shipping, has agreed to team up with the operator of Shanghai port, the world's largest container port, to promote container shipping traffic. Piraeus, COSCO Shipping and Shanghai International Port Group have agreed to cooperate in project planning, staff...

  • *UAE, Saudi Arabia are vital trade routes for Qatar. DOHA/ LONDON, June 12- Qatar and container lines have launched new shipping services via Oman in an effort to sidestep a port ban in neighbouring countries and secure a food lifeline after other Gulf states severed ties with Doha last week. Saudi Arabia, the United Arab Emirates and some other Arab countries cut...

  • LONDON, June 12- Swiss-based MSC will offer a new shipping service to Qatar from Oman, the worlds No.2 container shipping line said on Monday, a week after Gulf states imposed port and trade restrictions on Doha.

  • *UAE bans ships that have called on Qatar. SINGAPORE, June 12- The costs to ship fuel and crude oil from Qatar are expected to rise after the United Arab Emirates banned vessels that previously called at Qatar from docking at UAE ports, multiple sources from the oil and shipping sectors said on Monday. After Saudi Arabia, the UAE, Egypt and others last week severed...

  • WASHINGTON, June 9- President Donald Trump on Friday pledged new efforts to speed approvals for highways and other projects as part of his proposal for a $1 trillion boost to fix aging U.S. infrastructure. Trump said the White House is moving ahead with "massive permit reform" and setting up a new council to help project managers navigate bureaucratic hurdles. "

  • Republicans aren't enthusiastic about infrastructure

    CNBC's John Harwood discusses President Trump's remarks about investing in the country's infrastructure development.

  • *ADP runs Charles de Gaulle, Orly airports near Paris. PARIS, June 9- The government of new French President Emmanuel Macron looks likely to start a planned privatization program with airports operator ADP, according to three financial industry sources with knowledge of the matter. Shares in ADP, which runs Charles de Gaulle and Orly airports outside Paris, are...

  • *ADP runs Charles de Gaulle, Orly airports near Paris. PARIS, June 9- The government of new French President Emmanuel Macron looks likely to start a planned privatisation programme with airports operator ADP, according to three financial industry sources with knowledge of the matter. Shares in ADP, which runs Charles de Gaulle and Orly airports outside Paris, are...

  • Trump: I was elected to change the failed system

    At the Department of Transportation, President Trump speaks about investing in the country's infrastructure development.

  • Trump: Regulations make you do unnecessary things

    At the Department of Transportation, President Trump speaks about investing in the country's infrastructure development.

  • President Donald Trump delivers remarks on infrastructure investment and deregulation at the Department of Transportation on June 9, 2017 in Washington, DC.

    At the Department of Transportation, President Trump speaks about investing in the country's infrastructure development.