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The most and least expensive market to build

San Francisco holds the lead this year as the most expensive city to buildThis year San Francisco removes New York from the top spot,...

Saudi Arabia benefits from high tech in construction of Red Sea Project

Saudi Arabia has undergone huge changes with the introduction of Vision 2030, devised by the Crown Prince Mohammad bin Salman, which has, among other things,...

Egypt unveils billion dollar infrastructure plan to connect to nine African countries

Transport minister notes that 35 projects will be rolled out in the coming monthsEgypt has plans for a major infrastructure project that will connect...

What lies ahead for the UK construction industry in the wake of Carillion?

2018 has been a tough year so far for the construction industry. Construction output has been falling and falling hard. January and February saw...

The Big 5 Digital Festival successfully concluded last week

The first online event in the 40+ years’ history of The Big 5, The Big 5 Digital Festival, successfully concluded last week. Throughout four...

UAE’s airport infrastructure investments hit $272.25bn

The UAE’s General Civil Aviation Authority (GCAA) has revealed that the nation has invested $272bn in airport infrastructure development projects until now, with investments...

Middle East and North Africa construction output growth forecast sees 4.5% drop

The construction output growth forecast for the Middle East and North Africa (MENA) region for 2020 predicts a contraction of 4.5 percent this year,...

7 coronavirus-related construction challenges that will continue in 2021

More than 10 months since the first coronavirus cases were reported in Wuhan, China, COVID-19's global spread continues to plague commercial construction.Since the pandemic...

Construction work for 2025 World Expo set to begin on Yumeshima

Construction work and other preparations for the 2025 World Exposition are set to start at the event’s venue: Yumeshima, an artificial island in Osaka...

China built more skyscrapers in 2018 than ever before

China built more skyscrapers in 2018 than anywhere else in the world -- or at any other time in history, according to data released...