Monday, October 18, 2021
Iktinos banner ad

Greek marble industry “IKTINOS HELLAS” on upward trend

A further 10% increase is expected for the company's profits in 2018 business year.The founder of "Iktinos Hellas", Mr. Evangelos Haidas, in a recent...

Spain’s natural stone products exports in 2018

The Spanish stone sector is highly competitive in international markets. What was the export trend of the country’s natural stone products in 2018?Spain is...

Asia-Pacific region’s share of global GDP rises to over 42% in 2017: Asian Development...

The share of Asia-Pacific region in global gross domestic product (GDP) continues to increase, growing from 30.1 percent in 2000 to 42.6 percent in...

USA vs China trade war hurts decorative stone market

Questions arise on decorative stone market following the decision of the United States International Trade Commission (USITC) to examine furtherly the anti-dumping duties to...

Neolithic era quarry discovered in Wales – A Stone Age quarry dating back 6000...

A Stone Age quarry dating back 6000 years has been unearthed in northern Wales.A community volunteer group has been excavating the site, located in...

Report: One in four contractors experiencing halted or delayed projects

The coronavirus pandemic has caused more than one in four contractors to halt or delay work on current projects, according to a survey the Associated General Contractors...

Iktinos Hellas S.A. marble industry steadily in upward trend

With a 52.1% increase in profit before taxes for 2018, Iktinos Hellas S.A. entered for good in the tourism industry with a 300 million...

How Would Michelangelo’s Sculpture Look if He’d Had Robot Apprentices?

“Every block of stone has a statue inside it, and it is the task of the sculptor to discover it,” Michelangelo reputedly said five...

Mining and Metals: Why collaboration will be key to creating the workforce of the...

Before COVID-19, new technology was already disrupting the labour market but the pandemic has expedited these developments, in particular remote working and a greater...

Tanzania: Dry port’s plans are underway

Tanzania Ports Authority (TPA) said on Monday, Feb. 11, plans were underway to build a dry port in the east African nation’s northern tourist...