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More and more independent UK consultants are carving out thriving businesses for themselves in foreign lands. So what are the benefits and pitfalls of working abroad - and what’s the secret to competing with larger corporate rivals?
In the week of the publication of Global Construction 2030, Building was given exclusive access to the report’s findings, and the answers are not necessarily what you’d expect
China and India may be the big beasts of the East but UK construction would do well to train its sights on South-east Asia where huge untapped potential lies waiting
Busted budgets, poor planning and co-ordination, horrendous delays, cancelled transport schemes, laborious bureaucracy, corruption, mass protests and onsite fatalities - apart from that, preparations for the 2014 World Cup seem to have gone very smoothly
Arcadis report finds lack of investment in new and replacement buildings and infrastructure could threaten UK’s economic recovery
With the immigration debate raging, Building wants to hear the views of the construction sector on the issue
With a World Cup, an Olympics, and recently discovered oil fields, it’s all happening in Brazil. Jair Carlos Roxo of ARCADIS Logos and Magda Skalska-Burgess of EC Harris examine the data
Pressure is on the Qatari authorities to do something about the working conditions of those building the World Cup 2022 infrastructure and venues, so what are the risks UK companies working there could face?
The EU referendum looms, but what is our relationship with the EU likely to look like if it’s an out vote?
The skills shortage is only going to get worse, we need action now
With the release of a bullish set of forecasts predicting the industry’s global market will double over the next 15 years, Christmas could come early for construction
Weeks on from the Chinese stock market crash the markets have calmed down, but what does it mean for the global economy?
A majority government gives business a stable platform so we can go back to ‘business as usual’ – but what happens next?