February 5, 2019

UK construction growth close to stalling as Brexit fears build

Growth slowed to weakest rate in 10 months in January, according to PMI survey Mounting fears over a no-deal Brexit are causing delays to new building projects across […]
February 1, 2019

Phase 1 of US $96m Umgeni commercial development set for completion

Construction works on phase one of US $96m Umgeni Lifestyle and Deco Park in South Africa nears completion with a grand opening set for November. Stephen Lawson, Eris […]
February 1, 2019

Construction of tallest building in South Africa nears completion

Construction works is soon to be complete on the Leonardo building South Africa’s tallest skyscraper that will overtake the Carlton Centre which is currently the tallest in the country. […]
January 29, 2019

‘Solar energy to stir growth, create jobs’

Dr. David Alobo is the Managing Director and Chief Executive Officer of Xsabo Group and an expert in economics and business. He spoke to The I’s Julius Businge […]
January 29, 2019

Mashaba’s vision of ‘construction site’ Joburg becomes reality

The completion of the projects will see the delivery of about 384 units for mixed-use purposes, including for affordable housing at R900 per month. Johannesburg mayor […]
January 29, 2019

Hungary unveils $70 million Bridge Power Project in Ghana

Hungary’s Ambassador to Ghana, András Szabó, has unveiled $70 million worth of power generation investment from Hungary for the first stage of the 400+ megawatt (MW) […]
January 24, 2019

Brexit wrangling hits UK construction growth

Uncertainty around the UK’s withdrawal from the EU has persisted since the previous forecasts and estimates for growth are now weaker than before. The outlook for […]
January 24, 2019

Percentage of EU nationals in UK construction workforce revealed

More than two-thirds of contributors cited education as the most effective policy tool in addressing the skills dilemma European Union nationals make up 8% of the […]
January 24, 2019

Building A Career In Construction

Are you looking to get yourself a job in construction? Well, luckily for you there’s never been a better time, as there is currently a shortage […]