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Local oil and gas counters kept the faith, shrugging off news of Brent crude sliding below US$45 a barrel - its lowest since last November - on a supply glut that has persisted despite OPEC-led efforts to support the market.
Space Rider aims to provide Europe with an affordable, independent, reusable end-to-end integrated space transportation system for routine access and return from low orbit.
Donald Trump ran for office promising to spur the private sector to rebuild America's roads, bridges and airports. But it seems that Republicans ... On June 21st House Republicans unveiled a bill that would privatise air-traffic control, a policy the ...
The U.S. National Airspace System is composed of air traffic control facilities, navigational aids, airways, airports, rules and regulations that support civil aviation and in many cases, military aviation.
How privatization could spell the end of democracy ... They're slowly succeeding: Municipalities around America are now subsidizing ride-hailing fares instead of running public buses.
The Trump administration has offered a lifeline to P3 enthusiasts, from family consigliere Jared Kushner's privatization-friendly White House Office of American Innovation to a proposed infrastructure program that would facilitate toll roads and P3 ...
Zinke's Department of the Interior has the power to privatize campgrounds, an idea that Aaron Weiss of the Center for Western Priorities opposes.
Plan to Privatize Oklahoma Medicaid Program Is Stalled. A plan to privatize Oklahoma's Medicaid program has stalled because of a lack of funds.
Iowa officials May Privatize City Golf Course After Losses. After years of losses, officials in a western Iowa City are considering privatizing a 90-year-old city golf course.
The federal government built the air traffic control system, which is largely responsible for the remarkable safety record of air travel in the United States, despite the incredible number of flights on a daily basis. Frankly, we doubt the president's ...
Last week saw President Donald Trump announce plans to privatize the nation's skies. Under his plan, some 30,000 workers from the U.S. Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) would be taken off the government payroll and transferred to a private non ...
President Donald Trump is working to privatize the U.S. air traffic control system. ... President Donald Trump has announced plans to privatize the United State's air traffic control system, which he said could lead to lower ticket prices. ... "America ...
President Trump wants to privatise air traffic control. He would move ... Simply put, general aviation in America is the envy of the world," said their letter to the president.
Smaller airports might not fare well under a plan that gives more power to companies, U.S. Rep. ... Under privatization, where the whole mission of privatization is for the private sector to make money, my concern is what happens to smaller towns that ...
In addition to school Inc.'s roots in the radical, Libertarian Cato Institute, education historian and former U.S. Assistant Secretary of Education Diane Ravitch found that the film was funded by a number of arch-conservative foundations with ties to ...
Jim Cramer revealed that FedEx executives may be involved in the White House's push for public-private infrastructure partnerships.
OUTLOOK PHOTO: ZANE SPARLING - U.S. Sen.Ron Wyden, D-Oregon, U.S. Sen. Ron Wyden offered a slam-door response to the White House budget proposal that would privatize much of the Northwest's electrical power grid. "I stopped George Bush ... The 68-year ...
"We have serious concerns about the principles put forth by the President to privatise our air traffic control system. While we all agree that investing in American infrastructure should be among our highest priorities, privatising the air traffic ...
The United States-funded Millennium Development Authority (MIDA) and Millennium Challenge Corp. (MCC) are likely to follow through with plans to privatise the state-owned Electricity Company of Ghana (ECG), Kwadwo Obeng Ayensu, the company's ...
In a June 4 speech rolling out his plan to privatize the U.S. air traffic control system (ATC), President Donald Trump offered big promises.
U.S. Interior Secretary Ryan Zinke says government shouldn't be in the business of running campgrounds, so he wants to turn national park campsites over to ...
Steve Russell didn't mince words Saturday when describing President Donald Trump's plan to privatize U.S. air traffic control towers.
Air traffic controller airport control President Trump has proposed a plan to privatize the US's air-traffic-control system.
President Trump signed a memo on Monday outlining the principles of his plan to privatize the nation's air traffic control system.
Trump threatens to turn U.S. highways over to private contractors, despite the fact that past roadway privatization projects have faced grave financial troubles and have caused enormous expense and inconvenience to drivers.
One need to look no further than cities like Flint, Michigan and Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, to see how unsafe drinking water and substandard piping systems can poison us. Being that clean water is ... Directly overseeing the organization's Water for All ...
But no evidence has yet been produced to show that privatization would reduce costs. In fact, nations that have privatized ATC have seen operational costs increase at a much higher rate than has been seen in the US under the FAA," Delta said in a ...
US Democrat lawmakers released a bill on 7 June aimed at stabilising the Federal Aviation Administration's funding without stripping it of air traffic control (ATC) management.
FILE - In this Sept. 27, 2016, file photo, a FAA Air Traffic Controller works in the Dulles International Airport Air Traffic Control Tower in Sterling, Va.
President Donald Trump on Wednesday hit the banks of the Ohio River in Cincinnati to push the infrastructure funding proposal he issued last month.
"The theft of American prosperity has come to a screeching halt, folks, and a new era of American greatness is about to begin," he added, promising to bring back America's coal and steel industries that use inland waterways to move their commodities ...
Many have warned of the threat from private companies, claiming an American-style insurance based system could be on the cards.
WASHINGTON - President Trump said Monday that the nation's air traffic control system needs a modern makeover and urged Congress to approve a privatization plan that he said would increase safety and reduce wait times for passengers. Dismissing the ...
Although U.S. President Donald Trump officially announced the White House's ATC reform initiative June 5, that concept is not new.
[WATCH] Trump wants to privatise US air traffic control. CNN | US President Donald Trump has proposed privatizing air traffic control operations as a solution for lagging technology.
WASHINGTON (AP) - President Donald Trump said Monday that the nation's air traffic control system needed a modern makeover and urged Congress to approve a privatization plan that he said would increase safety and reduce wait times for passengers.
REDDING, Calif. - As part of his Infrastructure Week, President Donald Trump revealed a proposal on Monday to privatize the nation's air traffic control, arguing that it is the best way to modernize the system.
WASHINGTON - President Donald Trump made his case Monday for privatizing the nation's air traffic control system, arguing that it will enhance safety and reduce wait times for consumers.
President Trump announced his plans Monday to privatize the U.S. air traffic control system, following decades of campaigning by a number of airlines to remove workers from the Federal Aviation Administration's control.
Unsurprising as Stevens was one of the architects of privatisation in the Noughties before swishing thorough the revolving door to work for the best part of a decade as an executive at Unitedhealth - the largest healthcare insurance provider in the US ...
A top commander within the American Legion has called President Donald Trump's recent budget an attempt at "stealth privatization" of Veteran health services, signaling a shift of opinion among veterans of the former New York real estate broker ...
Given the absence of any kind of American grand strategy, rising tensions on the Korean peninsula and all the intrigue and posturing with Russia, it is hard to imagine how international security could get any more complicated.
WASHINGTON - Officials from the American Legion on Friday slammed the White House's fiscal 2018 budget proposal as "a stealth privatization attempt" of veterans services and an "unacceptable" attack on veterans benefits. ... Earlier in the week ...
President Trump's fiscal 2018 budget proposes a multibillion-dollar privatization of federally owned transmission systems in the West and the sale of half of the U.S. emergency crude oil stockpile in the Strategic petroleum Reserve. Both proposals ...
PHOENIX (AP) - The city of Mesa has joined a small number of local governments across the United States that have contracted with companies to privatize their jail operations. Officials in the Arizona city approved a contract Monday that calls for ...





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