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New stakeholders: IP gas pipeline could be extended to China

By Zafar Bhutta Published: August 24, 2013 Setting aside fierce US opposition to the Iran-Pakistan (IP) gas pipeline project, in a strategic move, the pipeline may be stretched and connected … Continue reading

August 24, 2013 · Leave a comment

House Appropriations Committee Explores Infrastructure Investment in Pittsburgh Hearing

5:54 PM WED AUGUST 21, 2013 By JESSICA NATH How to fund transportation improvements hit a traffic jam this summer. House Republican leaders wanted to spend less than the $2.5 … Continue reading

August 21, 2013 · Leave a comment

Kenya Fights Off Port Competition With $13 Billion Plan: Freight

By Sara Jerving – Aug 20, 2013 5:01 PM ET East Africa’s biggest port at Mombasa in Kenya is fighting off competition from neighboring Tanzania by expanding railways and building … Continue reading

August 20, 2013 · Leave a comment

Petrobras Downgrade Looms as Slump Sinks Rating Outlooks

By Boris Korby & Julia Leite – Aug 13, 2013 12:23 PM ET More Brazilian issuers are under the threat of rating downgrades than in any other Latin American nation … Continue reading

August 13, 2013 · Leave a comment

Elon Musk unveils ‘Hyperloop’ plans

By Emi Kolawole, Published: August 12 at 6:46 pm SpaceX and Tesla chief executive Elon Musk on Monday released his concept for a transportation system that could deliver passengers from … Continue reading

August 12, 2013 · Leave a comment

Pena Nieto Submits Bill to End Mexico’s 75-Year Oil Monopoly

By Eric Martin & Adam Williams – Aug 12, 2013 4:31 PM ET Mexico’s President Enrique Pena Nieto presented a bill to Congress today that would end a seven-decade state … Continue reading

August 12, 2013 · Leave a comment

China’s Great Infrastructure Binge, in Charts

But is all this investment worth it? DAVID M. BARREDA AND DAVID WERTIME AUG 12 2013, 3:38 PM ET China leads the world in infrastructure investment. New roads, new railroads, … Continue reading

August 12, 2013 · Leave a comment