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US, Mexico to open first new rail link in over a century

August 26, 2015

August 25, 2015 - The United States and Mexico, which have nearly $600 billion in annual trade, will launch the first new rail link between the two countries in more than a century, in the Texas borde... View Full Post

Cuba’s manufacturing challenges won’t be solved simply by re-establishing ties with U.S.

August 26, 2015

August 26, 2015 - The picture for Cuban manufacturing is mixed. On the positive side, the government’s decision to give private firms more autonomy to retain earnings and make investment decisions m... View Full Post

Container port growth prompts terminal operators to invest in additional capacity

August 26, 2015

August 26, 2015 - Rising global container port demand and ever larger vessels are driving terminal operators to make significant investments in additional capacity, according to the Global Container T... View Full Post

Steep swings for Chinese shares as global markets turn mixed

August 26, 2015

August 25, 2015 - Volatility continued to dominate global markets on Wednesday, as whipsaw trading across Asia gave way to broad-based, though not steep, declines in European stocks. Futures contra... View Full Post

Safety hazards found at 70% of Beijing chemical firms inspected

August 26, 2015

August 24, 2015 - Safety hazards have been found at almost 70 percent of firms handling dangerous chemicals inspected in Beijing since two massive blasts killed 114 people last week, including a branc... View Full Post

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