Published: Oct 03, 2021
WASHINGTON - The Senate voted Saturday to extend transportation funding programs for a month, a step that grants a reprieve to 3,700 Department of Transportation employees who were furloughed when the money expired on Thursday. The House approved the measure late Friday.
Published: Sep 26, 2021
WASHINGTON — The leaders of Japan, Australia, India and the United States held the first in-person Quadrilateral Security Dialogue (Quad) summit in Washington on Friday, during which they agreed to work together in areas such as infrastructure development and space to realize a “free and open Indo-Pacific.”
Published: Jun 26, 2021
WASHINGTON - The bipartisan deal on new infrastructure spending that President Joe Biden reached this week with a group of moderate Democrats and Republicans in the Senate represents a significant achievement for the White House, and not only for the roughly $1 trillion it would direct to public works projects if passed into law.
Published: May 07, 2021
NEW ORLEANS - Backdropped by a dilapidated bridge that has outlived its expected working life by two decades, President Joe Biden sought to define the debate on his $2 trillion infrastructure plan as a question of priorities: overdue investments that would benefit a wide swath of Americans versus tax cuts that would help a wealthy few.
Published: Feb 16, 2021
In 2020, even best laid plans were hijacked by COVID-19. And the uncertainty of the pandemic still hangs all around us. But the world is already moving forward. KPMG recently launched a report detailing 10 Emerging Global Infrastructure Trends for 2021.
Published: Sep 09, 2020
HCM CITY — Minister of Planning and Investment Nguyễn Chí Dũng has urged localities in the south-east and Mekong Delta regions to develop transport infrastructure by diversifying the sources of and effectively using capital over the next five years.
Published: Jun 09, 2020
The Transport Ministry’s Office of Transport and Traffic Policy and Planning (OTP) announced that of the 168 infrastructure projects in the Eastern Economic Corridor (EEC) 121 were either under construction or had been completed. The 168 infrastructure projects are valued at Bt988.948 billion.
Published: Jul 05, 2019
Investors want the incoming government to stick to its investment plans for infrastructure mega-projects and release budget plans for them as soon as possible, said the head of private banking at Kasikornbank (KBank).