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Indonesia: Government to start construction of new capital city next year

Despite the economic downturn caused by the COVID-19 pandemic, the government is slated to begin construction of the new capital city in North Penajam...

Cambodia: Ministry of land calls for construction investment boost

The Ministry of Land Management urged foreign investors to increase investment in Cambodia’s real estate sector to take advantage of the country’s healthy economic...

USA: Second wave of COVID-19 impacts construction, and the results aren’t good

A second wave of business impacts from COVID-19 is reverberating through construction contractors’ operations, and those consequences are getting worse as the pandemic wears...

Sub-Saharan Africa construction industry to grow 6.8% year on year, says Fitch

The research firm expects the sector to emerge from recession  In its 2019 sub-Saharan Africa construction growth outlook, Fitch says it expects the construction industry...

The GCC’s top entertainment construction projects of 2019

The definition of an ‘entertainment project’ has steadily evolved in the GCC's construction industry over the past decade. Billions of dollars have been pumped...

US tops global hotel construction pipeline

The global hotel construction pipeline, led by the U.S., is at a record high, according to Lodging Econometrics, with 14,051 projects (2.3 million rooms) under...

Value of global civil engineering market to reach $12.5tn in 2025

The global civil engineering market will be valued at $12.5tn by 2025, growing from its 2018 value of $9tn on the back of greater...

China: plans to build 216 new airports by 2035

By the end of October, China had 234 civil airports and is expected to increase them up to 450 by 2035, according to the...

ConExpo-Con/Agg 2020: North America’s largest construction trade show

Do you remember the first time you experienced ConExpo-Con/Agg? You surely learned at least one hard lesson at that time.“Make sure you have some good...

Ethiopia: $2 billion construction project to boost development

The United Arab Emirates firm, the Eagle Hills, has launched an estimated $2 billion integrated community development project in Addis Ababa.The Ethiopia government will...