infrastructure infrastructure  /ˌɪnfrə ˈstrək tʃər/

Definition(s):

  1. (n) the basic structure or features of a system or organization
  2. (n) the stock of basic facilities and capital equipment needed for the functioning of a country or area

Synonym(s)

Usage(s):

  1. Most Southeast Asia nations budget around two or three percent of their GDP for infrastructure development.
  2. Companies are buying leases of public highways, bridges and tunnels from states desperately trying to improve infrastructure.
  3. Most Southeast Asia nations budget around 2% or 3% of their GDP for infrastructure development.

News

  1. DEXTER: Green Infrastructure Plan and Map to be presented at planning commission meeting

    DEXTER — Dexter Township’s new Green Infrastructure Plan and Map will be presented at a planning commission meeting June 25. The meeting is open to the public, and takes place at the Township Hall at 7 p.m.
    on June 29, 2013     Source: The Dexter Leader

  2. Brookfield Infrastructure Partners Shares Cross Above 200 DMA

    In trading on Friday, shares of Brookfield Infrastructure Partners L.P. (NYSE: BIP) crossed above their 200 day moving average of $36.40, changing hands as high as $36.70 per share. Brookfield Infrastructure Partners L.P. shares are currently trading down about 0.2% on the day. The chart below shows the one year performance of BIP shares, versus its 200 day moving average:
    on June 28, 2013     Source: Forbes

  3. ING Infrastructure Industrial and Material Fund (IDE) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for July 01, 2013

    ING Infrastructure Industrial and Material Fund (IDE) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for July 01, 2013
    on June 28, 2013     Source: Nasdaq

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Quotes

  1. "This has proved to the world that we are capable of hosting any international event, we have the resources and infrastructure," Zuma said in an interview with football governing body FIFA.
    on Jul 2, 2010 By: Jacob Zuma Source: Sydney Morning Herald

  2. "Every place we went, there's a need for power, there's a need for planes, and there's just no signs that this global infrastructure boom is slowing at all," chief executive Jeff Immelt told investors in a conference call.
    on Jan 18, 2008 By: Jeffrey Immelt Source: Forbes

  3. "There's a lot of talk about stadiums, infrastructure and TV and that's nice and all, but first we've got to worry about balls, spikes and jerseys," Italy goalkeeper Gianluigi Buffon said. "I don't see why we can't just go back to the old...
    on Jun 26, 2010 By: Gianluigi Buffon Source: The Associated Press

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