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Irish construction dips in July
By New Statesman - 13 August 11:03

The sector's sharpest contraction since September 2011.

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Morgan Sindall's underlying profits rise
By New Statesman - 06 August 7:51

Good news for the UK construction firm, with solid results in investments and urban regeneration.

Co-operative housing could be the answer to Britain's troubles
By Samir Jeraj - 31 July 11:50

In the face of cuts and a decline in home ownership, co-ops could help people into the market.

The sun rises over the City of London
Tale of a city: The City in the sky
By Alex Preston - 25 July 16:45

Alex Preston urges bankers to look up at the buildings they built.

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Skanska and Trident secure $110m contract from South Carolina
By New Statesman - 23 July 11:44

Work under the contract involves renovation of Gaillard Municipal Auditorium, Charleston.

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Costain and Severn Trent form new joint venture
By New Statesman - 28 June 13:02

Both companies will combine parts of their existing operations for the new water-management service.

Interserve secures £24m A43 contract
By New Statesman - 25 June 11:53

The project will improve transport links between Corby and the A14.

Wolseley trading profit up 10 per cent
By New Statesman - 29 May 8:07

Improves trading performance in all geographic regions except France.

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Land Securities annual pre-tax profit down 58 per cent
By New Statesman - 16 May 17:17

Strengthens asset management portfolio.

Why the failure to elect regional mayors is bad for business.
By Joey Gardiner - 08 May 11:35

The coalition's regional policies have been quietly disastrous.

The Amazon warehouse in Swansea.
UK manufacturing PMI drops to 50.5 in April
By New Statesman - 01 May 13:38

Growth slowed as new export orders fell at steepest pace since May 2009.

Australian billionaire will build "Titanic 2" to mark centenary
By Emily Wight - 30 April 17:22

Clive Palmer, one of the world's richest men, wants the ship to be "as similar as possible" to the o

Rich list top 10
In pictures: Sunday Times Rich list top 10
By Alice Gribbin - 30 April 10:14

Record British wealth in 2012.

Fracking vehicles, Getty images.
Fracking: Just what are the risks?
By Richard Davies - 17 April 13:40

Shale gas: mining the data.

UK house prices rise by 2.2 per cent in March
By New Statesman - 04 April 10:48

The biggest surge in almost three years, according to Halifax.

Ian Hannam was a top banker at JP Morgan, Getty images
"King of mining" hit by FSA
By New Statesman - 04 April 8:51

Ian Hannam was fined £450,000.

UK construction PMI reaches 56.7 in March 2012
By New Statesman - 03 April 12:31

New orders increased significantly.

Canary Wharf Crossrail station’s first platform level.
Songbird posts annual loss of £84.1m
By New Statesman - 30 March 8:57

But the real estate group improves its investment and retail portfolio.

Balfour Beatty warns 12,000 jobs at risk
Balfour Beatty warns 12,000 jobs at risk
By Andrew McIntyre - 29 March 12:10

Company has contacted all its UK construction employees.

Wolseley's first-half profit climbs 28 per cent
By New Statesman - 27 March 9:29

But recent growth slows in Europe for the Ferguson operator.

Hill & Smith's annual profit down
By New Statesman - 15 March 10:31

The company continues its reorientation towards overseas operations.

New housing scheme passes go
By New Statesman - 12 March 10:12

The 95 per cent mortgage is back.

Balfour Beatty's annual profit surges
By New Statesman - 08 March 9:32

Strong figures from the infrastructure group.

Petrofac's revenues surge by a third
By New Statesman - 05 March 12:22

Final results for 2011 show good performance across its portfolio

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IMI's annual profit tumbles
By New Statesman - 02 March 18:13

But the engineering group slashes net debt by 26 per cent.

Highest jump in house sale prices in a decade, Rightmove
By Staff Writer - 20 February 8:52

Average asking price up 4.1 per cent.

InterContinental Hotel, Kiev.
InterContinental Hotels annual revenue surges
By Staff Writer - 14 February 9:40

Strong growth in the United States and China.

KBR Bags Contract to Upgrade Rio Tinto’s Fuel Assets
By NS Admin - 18 January 7:11

The contract is part of Rio Tinto’s investment in power and fuel supply projects to enhance existing and future expansion of iron ore production capacity.

Lennar Q4 Total Revenues Up 11%
By NS Admin - 12 January 7:13

Net earnings attributable to the company were $30.27m for the fiscal fourth quarter of 2011, compared to $32.03m for the same period of fiscal 2010. Diluted earnings per share was $0.16 and $0.17 for the fiscal fourth quarter of 2011 and 2010 respectively.

Swedish program can be effective in treating obesity, says British Medical Journal
By Staff blogger - 11 January 10:43

An innovative device can help obese people regulate their diet