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Building collapses on bus and kills nine passengers in South Korea
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Building collapses on bus and kills nine passengers in South Korea

A five-story building that was being demolished in the South Korean city of Gwangju collapsed today and its rubble fell onto a bus, killing nine of the passengers on board, authorities announced. Pieces of cement from the collapsed building hit the bus, which was carrying 17 people and had stopped in a nearby street, the South Korean National Fire Agency said. Relief teams dispatched to the scene rescued eight survivors from the bus, including the driver, all seriously injured, before finding and removing the nine bodies, the agency said in a statement. A fire officer, Kim Seok-sun, told a press conference that all construction workers in the building had left the site before the collapse, adding that some of them told investigators that ...
Collapse of an annex of a building in Lisbon
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Collapse of an annex of a building in Lisbon

The annex of a building in the Estefânia area, in Lisbon, collapsed on the street this Monday. According to a PSP source, there are no victims at the scene. The alert was given at 2:25 pm and, at the site, there are several means of assistance and police carrying out inspections. . Disclaimer: If you need to update/edit/remove this news or article then please contact our support team Learn more
The sale of construction materials rose 58.9% year-on-year in May
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The sale of construction materials rose 58.9% year-on-year in May

The volume of sales of construction products increased 58.9% year-on-year in May, while compared to last April it marked a decline of 0.36%, according to the results of a survey carried out by the Construya Group.In this way, in the accumulated of the first 5 months of the year, an increase of 72.7% was evidenced compared to the same period of 2020.In a statement, the Construya Group remarked that "shipments after the quarantine restrictions remain stable, with small variations.""Construction activity maintains a good level, sustained by the restart and / or start-up of private and public works, and by renovation / expansion works," said the report.The survey includes the operations carried out by the main supply companies such as ceramic bricks, portland cement, ...
They go out for the second time to demonstrate because they want their street  [Video]
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They go out for the second time to demonstrate because they want their street [Video]

He explained that the community suffers in summer due to the amount of dust and in winter due to mud. Por second time they go to to protest. Residents from barriada reparto Venneto on Idaan Street, located in the Ernesto Córdoba Campos township, demand the building from highway, sports field Y puente, plays that are part of the draft from Northern Tape.READ ALSO: Plaza Valencia residents close the road and demand a response to the MOP [Video] Adriana figueroa, a resident of many yearss live in the sector, explained that it is urgent and necessary the building of the street, bridge and other works from Northern Belt what they started the jobs, but what have been paralyzed.He detailed that the community suffers on summer by the amount from dust and in the winter time for him mud.Figuero...
Public investment continues to grow: What does growth in May tell us about the economic recovery?
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Public investment continues to grow: What does growth in May tell us about the economic recovery?

According to the criteria ofKnow moreIn the fifth month of this 2021, the execution of public investment continued showing more than favorable progress, and it seems that the expectation of the Minister of Economy, Waldo Mendoza, regarding this is the “golden bullet" from economic reactivation, it would be being fulfilled.Specific, public investment grew by 484% in May, after adding S / 2,966.6 million. The latter is also the highest execution figure so far this year.CHECK HERE: Proposals that require sustenance: what do economists think about Keiko Fujimori's economic plan?But here the rebound effect cannot be ignored compared to the same month last year, which was impacted by the strict quarantine and the complete restriction of economic activities: then, the national public investment ...
Española Ayesa and three other consortiums bid for the work of the Metro in Panama
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Española Ayesa and three other consortiums bid for the work of the Metro in Panama

Panama is the only country in Central America with a Metro system, which has Line 1, inaugurated in April 2014 and Line 2, in April 2019, both built by the consortium formed by Odebrecht and FCC. Four consortia, including one made up of the Spanish multinational Ayesa, presented technical and economic proposals in order to design the tunnel from Line 3 of the Panama Metro, which goes through below of Interoceanic Canal and has a price from reference from $ 13 million.The Panama Metro received the proposals for the Best Value Bidding for him Basic DesignI hear from Tunnel detail for him Crossing for him Panama Canal from Line 3 ", and the consortium wonr will be chosen according to "the best score", explained this Tuesday to Efe a subway fountain.The building of this tunnel will accompan...
Poverty and wealth of ceramics
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Poverty and wealth of ceramics

This house is made by hand. Literally brick by brick. As if there was no technology to lift it in another way or as if it did not matter. Doing it like this, the old-fashioned - or the eternal - has had a cost of 1,200 euros per square meter. And it has allowed spending more on labor than on materials: no more finishes were needed than the four types of ceramics that make up the terracotta flooring, the perforated brick walls, the glazed stoneware in the interior water areas and the curved vaults of the roof. Beyond ceramics, the carpentry of the house is made of wood. Like the kitchen, the exterior doors are made of varnished pine - like the blinds - and the interior doors are made of birch. Only the pergola is made of galvanized steel, and on it the same blinds are deployed that ...
Construction of a road to Calidonia and Pixbae opens a window towards tourism
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Construction of a road to Calidonia and Pixbae opens a window towards tourism

The inhabitants of very distant communities will have the benefit of the construction of a new road with its branches and will no longer have to walk so much to reach an urban center. For more than 50 years, its drivers with their vehicles and pedestrians they follow using various dangerous bridges that exist in the walletto which leads from district of Soná toward Calidonia Y Pixbae, on the recently tendered road.In order to Andres Rodriguez, resident in the community of Bones, In the Soná district, the inhabitants of very distant communities will have the benefit from building of a new road with their branches and that's it will not have what to walk so much for to get yet urban center. He explained that residents of over 30 communitys of the southern sector of the district of The pa...
Rains Damage Construction Roads Abandoned by Contractor
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Rains Damage Construction Roads Abandoned by Contractor

The work that was tendered five years ago was awarded to the Conalvia firm, which could not continue the works that were assumed by the Central Mix firm, which also withdrew. The rains of the last weeks have affected even more the condition of camino between the communities of Humility Y The cannons in the district of Capira, province of Western Panama, whose construction was abandoned by two companies.The construction site what was tendered five years ago it was awarded to signature Conalvia which could not continue the jobs thatwhat were assumed by the signature Central Mix, Who else gave up. One of the sections of higher risk it's a I go built as provisional step while i know built a puente vehicle, which is floods during the floods of the river.The disrepair what have beens roads t...