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  • CAICARA DEL ORINOCO, Venezuela, May 31- In the hot and humid town of Caicara, in the heart of Venezuela, some 20 piers jutting out of the vast Orinoco river gather mildew and rust. Odebrecht has left at least 23 multi-million dollar projects unfinished or stalled in Venezuela, according to company and government documents, interviews with over two dozens workers,...

  • CAICARA DEL ORINOCO, Venezuela, May 31- In the hot and humid town of Caicara, in the heart of Venezuela, some 20 piers jutting out of the vast Orinoco river gather mildew and rust. Odebrecht has left at least 23 multi-million dollar projects unfinished or stalled in Venezuela, according to company and government documents, interviews with over two dozens workers,...

  • CAICARA DEL ORINOCO, Venezuela, May 31- In the hot and humid town of Caicara, in the heart of Venezuela, some 20 piers jutting out of the vast Orinoco river gather mildew and rust. Odebrecht has left at least 23 multi-million dollar projects unfinished or stalled in Venezuela, according to company and government documents, interviews with over two dozens workers,...

  • CAICARA DEL ORINOCO, Venezuela, May 31- In the hot and humid town of Caicara, in the heart of Venezuela, some 20 piers jutting out of the vast Orinoco river gather mildew and rust. Odebrecht has left at least 23 multi-million dollar projects unfinished or stalled in Venezuela, according to company and government documents, interviews with over two dozens workers,...

  • CAICARA DEL ORINOCO, Venezuela, May 31- In the hot and humid town of Caicara, in the heart of Venezuela, some 20 piers jutting out of the vast Orinoco river gather mildew and rust. Odebrecht has left at least 23 multi-million dollar projects unfinished or stalled in Venezuela, according to company and government documents, interviews with over two dozens workers,...

  • WASHINGTON, May 31- Contracts to buy previously owned U.S. homes fell for a second straight month in April amid a supply squeeze, but the housing market recovery remains supported by a strong labor market. The National Association of Realtors said on Wednesday its Pending Home Sales Index, based on contracts signed last month, dropped 1.3 percent to 109.8.

  • The measure is the latest rollback of union-backed laws pursued this year by Missouri Republicans, who gained control of the legislature and governor's mansion in 2016 for the first time in eight years. In February, Missouri joined more than two dozen other states when it enacted "right-to-work" legislation, making it illegal to require workers to join a union...

  • The measure is the latest rollback of union-backed laws pursued this year by Missouri Republicans, who gained control of the legislature and governor's mansion in 2016 for the first time in eight years. In February, Missouri joined more than two dozen other states when it enacted "right-to-work" legislation, making it illegal to require workers to join a union...

  • The measure is the latest rollback of union-backed laws pursued this year by Missouri Republicans, who gained control of the legislature and governor's mansion in 2016 for the first time in eight years. In February, Missouri joined more than two dozen other states when it enacted "right-to-work" legislation, making it illegal to require workers to join a union...

  • The measure is the latest rollback of union-backed laws pursued this year by Missouri Republicans, who gained control of the legislature and governor's mansion in 2016 for the first time in eight years. In February, Missouri joined more than two dozen other states when it enacted "right-to-work" legislation, making it illegal to require workers to join a union...

  • The measure is the latest rollback of union-backed laws pursued this year by Missouri Republicans, who gained control of the legislature and governor's mansion in 2016 for the first time in eight years. In February, Missouri joined more than two dozen other states when it enacted "right-to-work" legislation, making it illegal to require workers to join a union...

  • The measure is the latest rollback of union-backed laws pursued this year by Missouri Republicans, who gained control of the legislature and governor's mansion in 2016 for the first time in eight years. In February, Missouri joined more than two dozen other states when it enacted "right-to-work" legislation, making it illegal to require workers to join a union...

  • SANTIAGO, May 30- The Chilean government has received five offers for a major highway concession in capital Santiago, the ministry of public works said on Tuesday, as the South American country seeks to revamp its infrastructure network. The highway, known as Americo Vespucio Oriente Tramo Principe de Gales-Los Presidentes, will cut underneath a large portion...

  • Donald Trump's border wall: A progress report

    Taking a look at Trump's plan to build a border wall.

  • DUBAI, May 28- Dubai contractor Drake& Scull International expects to have nearly 1 billion dirhams of cash flow available over the next four years to partly repay its debt, banking sources told Reuters. The loss-making builder sent non-disclosure agreements to its lenders in April, ahead of planned meetings to discuss the rescheduling of payments on existing...

  • Still, a slim majority of analysts in the poll taken May 16-25 said the Trump administration should pursue some form of housing market deregulation, although 60 percent were not convinced that Congress would pass such policies. "Coming out of a period where we had a real housing sector collapse and where prices seemed so out of line and now having surpassed that,...

  • *Moscow aims to resettle 1 mln residents over 15 years. MOSCOW, May 25- Russian developers who had hoped to be able to co-invest in Moscow's planned $50 billion program to resettle almost a million residents will only be involved as contractors, the city's deputy mayor told Reuters. Sales fell by as much as 30 percent in 2015 and although the market started to...

  • REUTERS POLL- UK GOVERNMENT SHOULD ENCOURAGE HOME BUILDING, LOOSEN PLANNING CONTROLS TO REFORM HOUSING MARKET- ANALYSTS.

  • *Graphic on UK house price forecasts: http://reut.rs/2qSknUI. "What governments have failed to do is to tackle capacity in the housebuilding industry and the planning sector," said Anthony Lee, joint head of residential consulting at BNP Paribas Real Estate UK. Housing is a hot-button political topic in Britain, which holds a national election on June 8 that...

  • The Guardian S, one of Sarcos' robots, is a 13-pound snake-like all-terrain machine, powered remotely by humans engineers.

    While Trump's plan has been criticized as dated, in some ways it couldn't be timed better for robot companies like Sarcos and tech companies like Microsoft.