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wsws.org - German construction industry announces 10,000 job cuts after union cancels strike
German construction industry announces 10,000 job cuts after union cancels strike
World Socialist Web Site

Barely a week after the Industrial Union for Construction, Agriculture and the Environment (IG BAU) called off its strikes on May 28 and agreed a wage settlement, construction companies have announced 10,000 job cuts. The reason given in Berlin…

pbs.org - Vandinika Shukla, The Conversation - India's latest election embraced AI technology. Here are some ways it was used constructively
India's latest election embraced AI technology. Here are some ways it was used constructively
PBS.org

As India concluded the world's largest election on June 5, 2024, with over 640 million votes counted, observers could assess how the various parties and factions used artificial intelligence technologies – and what lessons that holds for the…

prnewswire.com - MarketsandMarkets - Construction Glass Market worth $144.3 billion by 2029 - Exclusive Report by MarketsandMarkets™
Construction Glass Market worth $144.3 billion by 2029 - Exclusive Report by MarketsandMarkets™
PR Newswire

Browse in-depth TOC on 'Construction Glass Market' Download PDF Brochure: https://www.marketsandmarkets.com/pdfdownloadNew.asp?id=107176999 The special glass type segment accounted for the largest market share in 2023, in terms of value. In 2023…

smithsonianmag.com - Eli Wizevich - Discovery of 4,000-Year-Old Structure in Greece Stumps Archaeologists and Threatens Major Airport Construction
Discovery of 4,000-Year-Old Structure in Greece Stumps Archaeologists and Threatens Major Airport Construction
Smithsonian Magazine

Archaeologists on the Greek island of Crete have uncovered a monumental ancient structure that threatens to halt progress on the construction of a new airport. The structure belonged to the Minoan civilization and was mainly used between 2000 and…

axios.com - Martin Vassolo - Residents save oak from construction project
Residents save oak from construction project
Axios

Residents of Palmetto Bay are claiming victory after the village said it would save a large oak tree at Coral Reef Park, which had been slated for removal to build a new recreation center. Why it matters: Palmetto Bay is a Tree City USA…

globenewswire.com - HEPSOR AS - Hepsor U34 SIA, Hepsor AS group company, signed 9 million euro loan agreement for financing the construction of StokOfiss 34 project in Riga
Hepsor U34 SIA, Hepsor AS group company, signed 9 million euro loan agreement for financing the construction of StokOfiss 34 project in Riga
GlobeNewswire

On June 12, 2024, Hepsor U34 SIA, Hepsor AS group company, and Latvian affiliate of Bigbank AS signed a loan agreement for the amount of 9 million euros. The purpose of the loan is to finance the construction of StokOfiss 34 development project in…

reporterherald.com - Jocelyn Rowley - Chimney Hollow construction enters final year
Chimney Hollow construction enters final year
Loveland Reporter-Herald

Cliff Malone, left, and his wife, Pat Malone look down from a ridge to watch construction of the Chimney Hollow Reservoir Wednesday west of Loveland. (Jenny Sparks/Loveland Reporter-Herald) It was a beautiful morning for viewing the Chimney Hollow…

timescall.com - gqlshare - Construction set to begin on Longmont's Fox Meadows Neighborhood Park
Construction set to begin on Longmont's Fox Meadows Neighborhood Park
Longmont Times-Call

Categories: Latest Headlines, Local News, News FLASH SALE Don't miss this deal Site construction at Fox Meadows Neighborhood Park will get underway on June 24, according to a city announcement. Crews will begin mowing the property Thursday and…

jewishpress.com - Hana Levi Julian - Intel Postpones Construction of New $25b Plant in Kiryat Gat
Intel Postpones Construction of New $25b Plant in Kiryat Gat
The Jewish Press - JewishPress.com

Intel Corporation has announced it will postpone plans to build a new $25 billion semiconductor plant in Kiryat Gat. The company employs nearly 12,000 people in Israel. The Israeli government agreed last December to provide the firm with a $3.2…

tampabay.com - Rebecca Liebson - Lawsuit involving Art House condo in St. Petersburg could halt construction
Lawsuit involving Art House condo in St. Petersburg could halt construction
Tampa Bay Times

The future of a 42-story condominium in downtown St. Petersburg could be in jeopardy due to a legal challenge from a neighbor who wants the developer to halt construction. An LLC tied to Tampa investment firm, Third Lake Partners, filed suit…

fortune.com - Sarah Hilton - Newly constructed Tokyo apartment block will be demolished because it blocks people's Mt. Fuji views
Newly constructed Tokyo apartment block will be demolished because it blocks people's Mt. Fuji views
Fortune

A newly constructed residential building in suburban Tokyo will be pulled down the month before the apartments were due to be handed over to buyers, after incensed locals complained the structure blocked their views of Mt. Fuji. The 10-story…

thehindu.com - Govt. urged to reopen river sand quarries, control spike in construction material cost
Govt. urged to reopen river sand quarries, control spike in construction material cost
The Hindu

Sand lorry operators have demanded reopening of river sand quarries to tackle sand shortage in Tamil Nadu. Members of the All India Motor Transport Congress met officials of the Water Resources Department in this regard and appealed for direct sale…

themanufacturer.com - Construction starts on Factory of the Future to reinvigorate Northern Ireland's industrial potential - The Manufacturer
Construction starts on Factory of the Future to reinvigorate Northern Ireland's industrial potential - The Manufacturer
Manufacturing news, articles and insights

Construction has started on a state-of-the-art Factory of the Future at Global Point in Newtownabbey led by Queen's University Belfast, which is key to an exciting future for advanced manufacturing in Northern Ireland. US Special Envoy to NI for…

wkbn.com - Molly Burke - Local career centers given $5 million for construction
Local career centers given $5 million for construction
WKBN.com

(WKBN) — Two local career centers have each been awarded over $5 million in grants as part of the Ohio Facilities Construction Commission's $88 million in funds to Appalachian school districts to improve public health and enhance workforce…

indianexpress.com - Dheeraj Mishra - A month after cancellation, UP govt allows two M3M firms to resume construction on Noida plots
A month after cancellation, UP govt allows two M3M firms to resume construction on Noida plots
The Indian Express

Revoking a month-old order, the Uttar Pradesh government has allowed two subsidiaries of real estate developer M3M India to continue construction work on two commercial plots worth Rs 1,000 crore in Noida. On May 10, the UP government had cancelled…

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