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£100m retail development on banks of Clyde gains approval

Plans to deliver a £100 million major retail destination on the banks of the River Clyde have ...

Published 29 January 2020

SSEN Transmission resubmits case for Shetland £700m transmission link

Scottish and Southern Electricity Networks Transmission (SSEN Transmission) has resubmitted its inve ...

Published 29 January 2020

Climate campaigners welcome decision to reject Fife gas plant

Fife Council has rejected an application to construct a new gas plan in Hillend. The local authorit ...

Published 29 January 2020

Mixed response to Migration Advisory Committee immigration report

Recommendations for a new single skills-based immigration system have been welcomed by the Construct ...

Published 29 January 2020

Elaine McIlroy: MAC report recommendations could simplify new immigration system

Elaine McIlroy, a partner at Brodies LLP, outlines proposed changes to the immigration s ...

Published 29 January 2020

George Square revamp consultation findings released

Plans to pedestrianise part of George Square were considered by a Glasgow City Council committee yes ...

Published 29 January 2020

CBI Scotland: Housebuilding decision improvements can strengthen economy

CBI Scotland has called for a national housing target to be set and more funding to be allocated t ...

Published 29 January 2020

Working group to explore options to achieve Scotland’s new emissions targets

A new working group of MSPs, academics, industry and environmental organisations will convene t ...

Published 29 January 2020

Allanwater Homes accountant turns presenter to showcase new developments

Allanwater Homes has launched video fly-throughs of showhomes and housetypes at its various developm ...

Published 29 January 2020

Building Briefs – January 29th

Three Ayrshire station footbridges revamped Work is under way at three Ayrshire stations to cle ...

Published 29 January 2020

And finally... China building 1,000-bed hospital in six days to fight coronavirus

The Chinese government is building a new 1,000-bed hospital in only six days to fight the recent cor ...

Published 29 January 2020

Privately financed infrastructure projects costing public sector four times their value

The Scottish Government needs to be clearer about the role of private finance in public infrastructu ...

Published 28 January 2020

NHS sues Brookfield Multiplex for £73m in Glasgow hospital case

NHS Greater Glasgow and Clyde (NHSGGC) is suing Brookfield Multiplex for £73 million over the ...

Published 28 January 2020

Three new schools gain planning permission in Winchburgh

Planning approval has been grant for the construction of three new schools in the growing West Lothi ...

Published 28 January 2020

Ofgem opens investigation into Western HVDC subsea cable

Energy watchdog Ofgem has launched an investigation into the delivery and operation of the Western h ...

Published 28 January 2020