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Tepid BBC reporting on discovery of Hamas cross-border tunnel

As regular readers will be aware, since the end of the summer 2014 conflict between Israel and terrorist groups in the Gaza Strip, the BBC has consistently under-reported the topic of Hamas’ efforts to rebuild the network of cross-border… 783 more words


Macau firms to invest $2.5m in construction material distribution; New industrial zone in Mon

Dealstreetasia, Apr 05,’16

Companies from Macau are planning to invest about $2.5 million in setting up distribution channels for sales and distribution of construction materials… 35 more words

International News

BBC ignores Hamas theft of construction materials yet again

Late last week COGAT announced that it was temporarily halting the entry into the Gaza Strip of cement bound for the private sector.

“The Office of the Coordinator of Government Activities in the Territories (COGAT) monitors the flow of cement into Gaza to ensure that Hamas has not used it to construct tunnels to attack Israel. 198 more words


Fukushima Daiichi Contaminated Waste to Be Recycled into Construction Materials

Japan to Recycle Waste Collected during Fukushima Decontamination

TOKYO – The Japanese government announced Wednesday it will recycle the material collected during the decontamination of the Fukushima nuclear plant for construction purposes if radiation levels are found to be sufficiently low. 222 more words


GREEN BUILDING-PART 1: Water Resources

“Water is life”
It is an increasingly precious and scarce resource all over the world (Sev, 2008). The human population will definitely need water to survive on this planet. 269 more words

Architecture & Construction

In which the BBC rehashes a press release and calls it news

On February 11th the BBC News website’s Middle East page carried an article titled “UN and Palestinian Authority appeal for $571m aid“. A significant proportion of the article is little more than a rehashed version of… 677 more words