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Tough times for construction industry as government introduces new Fluorspar levy

Kenya’s building and construction industry has experienced a boom in the recent years with an average growth rate of 14.2 percent between 2006 and 2011. Cement consumption increased at an average rate of...

Doosan reflects on 2013 and plans ahead for the new year

The Doosan range of earthmoving equipment, which is manufactured in South Korea, encompasses track, wheel and mini excavators, articulated dump trucks (ADT’s), as well as wheel loaders and various attachments. “What keeps...

SIKA AG 2013 sales exceed CHF 5 billion for the first time

Bolstered by a late European winter, Sika AG sales picked up momentum in the 4th quarter of 2013. Total sales grew 9.4% in European currencies in the 2013 financial year. Adjusted for...

Iliad

Chief Executive Eugene Beneke says the group is repositioning itself for future growth and as part of this process it was realigning a portion of its portfolio. In line with this and...

KPMG says manufacturing is the key to unlocking Africa’s industrialisation potential

Growing the manufacturing sectors on the continent has a huge potential role to play in promoting economic and inclusive growth in African economies - due to its labour-intensive and export-focused nature. Though,...

Estádio do Maracanã architects and constructors

You already familiar with the stadiums hosting the 20th edition of the soccer World Cup. But do you know the Constructors and architects who built these beautiful football templates Today we take a look...

Aesthetics – Exterior finishes

Aesthetics in modern office buildings have taken on greater significance as clients endeavour to make a pronounced statement in line with their vision. This has led to a shift away from the...