The Earth Foundation plans to make Akkol town in Kazakhstan a resort for young people by 2017.
Norberto Odebrecht, founder of the Brazilian construction company behind large-scale infrastructure projects including several World Cup stadiums, was buried Sunday after dying of heart failure. He was 93.
Land valuation causes much dissatisfaction among Kazakhstani population.
A French firm will create a 3D map of Astana worth €3 million.
Construction of the Kaskasu ski resort will be completed in 2019.
The confirmed death toll from India's latest building collapse rose to 17 as authorities blamed shoddy construction for the tragedy near the southern city of Chennai.
Construction on the world's largest optical telescope began with a bang, as workers demolished a hilltop in Chile's Atacama desert.
Steel rods plant Evraz Caspian Steel has been unveiled in Kostanay.
An ambitious Chinese plan to build a replica of 15th century explorer Zheng He's "treasure ship" has run aground, reports said Monday, with some questioning whether the vessel will ever sail.
A construction crane toppled late Wednesday in a Swiss town, injuring several people, two of them critically, police and media reports said.
Construction of modern trade centers has begun in place of the demolished Almaty flea markets known as Barakholka located in the outskirts of the city.
Press service of the Prosecutor's Office of Astana informed that former convicts will build the facilities for EXPO-2017 in Kazakhstan.
A dolphinarium and an ice arena will be constructed in Almaty's Central Park (Gorkiy Park on Gogol Street).
Japan on Monday started work on an underground ice wall at the crippled Fukushima nuclear plant, freezing the soil under broken reactors to slow the build-up of radioactive water, officials said.
The still-unfinished stadium hosting the World Cup opening game on June 12 held its first official match Sunday, getting off to a shaky start after delays and deadly accidents marred its construction.
Construction of EXPO-2017 venues in Astana is expected to be completed by December 2016.
300 construction workers of the Western Europe-Western China highway project have gone on strike.
Labor Inspection has named safety violations as the cause of the accident at Korkem construction site.
A widened Panama Canal is expected to bring in some $3.1 billion per year, considerably less than earlier estimates, the official responsible for the waterway told AFP.
18 people have been injured in an accident at the Korkem construction site in Astana, Kazakhstan.
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