Elon Musk dreams of building a pod that zips through a steel tube at a blazing speed of 760 miles per hour. But if you just can’t wait seven to 10 years to ride in an egg-shaped capsule, several cities around the world already have pod-transportation systems up and running.
A $2.6 billion airports auction this week will test Brazil’s ability to attract major operators and revamp infrastructure before the 2014 World Cup and 2016 Olympics after a first sale drew criticism for failing to do so.
Centerbridge Partners LP offered to inject 50 million euros ($68 million) into Apcoa Parking Holdings GmbH to help the German car park operator finance a potential cash outflow, according to two people with direct knowledge of the negotiations.
The nine-hour detention of the partner of a Guardian newspaper journalist at Heathrow airport was unlawful and breached his right to freedom of expression, his lawyers said at a court hearing challenging his arrest.
Heston Blumenthal, the three Michelin-starred restaurateur known for innovative dishes that owe as much to chemistry as cookery, will vie with Gordon Ramsay for the title of top chef at Europe’s busiest aviation hub.
Centerbridge Partners LP is in talks to inject as much as 75 million euros ($102 million) into Apcoa Group GmbH to help the German car park operator finance a potential cash outflow this month, according to two people with direct knowledge of the negotiations.