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Accelerating sustainable infrastructure: An investor’s perspective

Sadek Wahba, chairman and managing partner of I Squared Capital, explains how to overcome challenges for funding sustainable infrastructure and why equitable access is so important.

List of Makeup Brush Manufacturers in China: Our Top 10 Picks

Click Here to Get the Asia Import Platform: Beauty Accessories Looking for a makeup brush manufacturer in China? In this article, we introduce 10 makeup brush factories in China that produce all kinds of brushes for professional and beginner makeup artists. Listed Companies Shenzhen Karina Makeup Tools Zhongshan Shanyang Technology Changsha Yuanmei Beauty Apparatuses Changsha… Continue reading List of Makeup Brush Manufacturers in China: Our Top 10 Picks

Building cyber resilience in national critical infrastructure

Recent cyberattacks focus attention on the vulnerabilities of operations technology to web-based threats.

A fractured bridge, a closed pipeline and the fragile backbone of the nation's supply chain

A series of infrastructure-related complications over the last week in the eastern U.S. have slowed freight movement and increased surcharges, showcasing how quickly these problems can cascade through the supply chain. Last week, Michael Baker International, a contractor for the Arkansas Department of Transportation, was inspecting I-40 Hernando de Soto Bridge over the Mississippi River… Continue reading A fractured bridge, a closed pipeline and the fragile backbone of the nation's supply chain

Biden's $2 Trillion Infrastructure and Jobs Plan: Here's Where the Money Would Go

Following the passage of his $1.9 trillion stimulus plan, the president is now turning his attention to job creation and improving the country’s dilapidated infrastructure. Grow Your Business, Not Your Inbox Stay informed and join our daily newsletter now! April 1, 2021 3 min read On Wednesday, President Joe Biden announced his $2 trillion American… Continue reading Biden's $2 Trillion Infrastructure and Jobs Plan: Here's Where the Money Would Go

Biden’s Plan For American Semiconductor Manufacturing Needs To Allocate Funding Carefully

Though it has been reported that President Biden’s proposed infrastructure plan includes $50 billion for the American semiconductor industry, his speech in Pittsburgh yesterday didn’t give any details. Forbes earlier reported that companies that produce chip-making equipment would be well positioned to benefit, and spending on grid modernization, broadband infrastructure, and incentives for electric vehicles… Continue reading Biden’s Plan For American Semiconductor Manufacturing Needs To Allocate Funding Carefully

Biden's $2.25 Trillion Infrastructure Plan Aims to ‘Bring Everybody Along’

President Joe Biden presented a $2.25 trillion U.S. infrastructure plan on Wednesday, setting the stage for a drawn-out battle over his second big economic program after his pandemic-relief package’s relatively smooth sail through Congress. “We’re going to bring everybody along,” Biden promised in a speech in Pittsburgh, saying that past economic growth had left out… Continue reading Biden's $2.25 Trillion Infrastructure Plan Aims to ‘Bring Everybody Along’

Biden’s Infrastructure Plan Would Provide Big Boost For Tesla, GM And EV Startups

President Joe Biden’s $2 trillion plan to overhaul U.S. infrastructure, the biggest such initiative in more than half a century, could trigger a “green tidal wave,” in the words of one analyst, speeding the transportation industry’s shift to electricity from carbon-based fuels and generating big benefits for companies ranging from Elon Musk’s Tesla to General… Continue reading Biden’s Infrastructure Plan Would Provide Big Boost For Tesla, GM And EV Startups

Fixing Crumbling U.S. Innovation Infrastructure

One of the biggest wake-up calls of the past year has been how flat-footed and unprepared we were as a nation to the global crisis of the Covid-19 pandemic. The United States has the capacity and resources to respond effectively to these types of challenges, yet we seem perpetually stunned when they happen and end up… Continue reading Fixing Crumbling U.S. Innovation Infrastructure