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General Data Protection Regulations


What will the General Data Protection Regulations (GDPR) mean for you when they come into force in May?

Carillion taskforce


Business Secretary chairs a new taskforce to monitor and advise on mitigating the impacts of Carillion’s liquidation.

New NIC chair


Sir John Armitt is appointed the new chair of the National Infrastructure Commission.

High density homes

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High quality and high density homes - is it what we need or is it storing up trouble?

Music venues


Government announces its intention to strengthen planning rules to protect music venues and neighbours.

Value of PFIs


National Audit Office reports that there is little evidence that PFI offers better value than other forms of contracting.



What is liquidation and how does it apply to contractors in the construction industry?

Prompt payment


Scrutiny is placed on Carillion's controversial 2013 decision to extend subcontractor payment terms to 120 days.

Hong Kong Boundary Crossing


RSHP unveil their involvement in a boundary crossing which will provide a new entry point into Hong Kong.

Private Finance Initiatives


With PFI currently under the spotlight due to Carillion, this introductory article explains what they are.

Carillion fallout


Estimates suggest that up to 30,000 small firms could be at risk of non-payment as a result of Carillion's collapse.

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