Category list : Autumn Statement 2013
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University College London and the Victoria and Albert Museum have started drawing up plans to build new sites at the Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park.
Treasury plans new £11m Edinburgh space centreSubscription
The chancellor George Osborne has announced the Treasury will fund a new £10.7m science and research facility named after professor Peter Higgs at the University of Edinburgh.
Time for a global investment prospectus for the UK Subscription
It is interesting that the second most important financial statement of the year, the autumn statement, has been postponed because the prime minister is leading a trade delegation to China.
Six major insurers will today say they stand ready to invest £25bn in UK infrastructure over the next five years.
RWE scraps £4bn UK offshore wind farmSubscription
Plans to build a 1.2GW offshore wind farm in the Bristol Channel have been scrapped by developer RWE npower.
Reaction: National Infrastructure Plan 2013Subscription
A full round-up of industry reaction to today’s National Infrastructure Plan 2013 and announcements on insurers’ plans to invest £25bn in UK infrastructure.
Chancellor George Osborne has announced that fuel duty will continue to be frozen in 2014 and business rate rises capped in a boost to business.
The names of the nine sites shortlisted for funding announced in yesterday’s Autumn Statement have been revealed to Construction News.
The Ministry of Justice will lead on plans to establish a specialist planning court with set deadlines to accelerate cases so more appeals can go straight to the Supreme Court and speed up infrastructure delivery.
Almost 70 per cent of school leaders want to invest in new buildings or carry out significant capital works projects over the next 12 months, a survey has revealed.