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February 24, 2012
The Indian authorities are continuing to invest in infrastructure with 11 major projects planned to be launched during the coming financial year.
February 24, 2012
Four major infrastructure projects in Pakistan have been approved by the country's National Highway Authority.
February 24, 2012
The highway authorities in Indonesia are setting a budget of US$1.79 billion to maintain 34,000km of roads in the country during 2010.
February 24, 2012
In the US state of Virginia, the Governor Robert McDonnell is suggesting a new toll on Interstate 95 to help pay for road repairs.
February 24, 2012
Approval has been won by the South African National Roads Agency for construction of the planned N2 Wild Coast toll road project.
February 24, 2012
China's Gansu Province is to benefit from a major new highway connection. Work on the Cheng county-Wudu highway is scheduled to start at the end of…
February 24, 2012
A new report by the US based Freedonia Group suggests that construction spending in China will grow 9.1%/year in real terms through 2014.
February 24, 2012
A new four lane highway is being built under a design, build, finance and operate (DBFO) basis in India's Jammu & Kashmir state.
February 24, 2012
A new report by the US-based Freedonia Group estimates that world demand for asphalt will grow 2.1%/year from the low in 2008 to 108 million tonnes…
February 24, 2012
In Mexico the contractor Ideal has been awarded a package of highway and road works worth a total of US$667 million in all.
February 23, 2012
A consortium headed by STRABAG will handle a highway contract in Libya worth €104 million.
February 23, 2012
Funding worth US$340 million is being provided by the Asian Development Bank (ADB) to help finance construction of a new highway link in Afghanistan.
February 23, 2012
Uganda's National Roads Authority (UNRA) is investing heavily in a major rural road upgrade programme for 2011, which is intended to boost transport.
February 23, 2012
A new report from the US-based Association of Equipment Manufacturers (AEM) predicts a slight increase in machine sales until 2013.
February 23, 2012
Colombia continues to invest heavily in its transport connections, with the prospect of more contracts to come.