CMA on the hunt for more construction cartels

The Competition & Markets Authority is calling for whistle blowers to come forward and lift the lid on cartels operating within the construction industry.

The Competition & Markets Authority is calling for whistle blowers to come forward and lift the lid on cartels operating within the construction industry.

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Ireland launches €116bn investment plan

The Irish government has launched Project Ireland 2040, a €116bn (£102bn) plan that that links planning and investment, including provistion for major spending on public transport.

The Irish government has launched Project Ireland 2040, a €116bn (£102bn) plan that that links planning and investment, including provistion for major spending on public transport.

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Dropped clip costs scaffolding firm £160k

A scaffolding company has been fined £160,000 for safety breaches after a scaffold clip fell 20 metres and hit a member of the public walking below.

A scaffolding company has been fined £160,000 for safety breaches after a scaffold clip fell 20 metres and hit a member of the public walking below.

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