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US businesses call for liability relief during pandemic recovery
Coalition letter to US Congress appeals for protection against ’unfair lawsuits’
US construction industry wants liability protection
Industry official rallies for more help in latest coronavirus relief bill 
AGC: Loan threats are hurting US relief programme
Recent changes to Paycheck Protection Programme loan guidance are making It harder for firms to maintain jobs 
Chinese telematics update announced
Ministry of Ecology and Environment publishes draft regulation on heavy-duty vehicle telematics
US firms benefit from relief loans, but more help needed
Industry officials say real help will come from infrastructure funding 
Opinion: US needs national manufacturing strategy now
AEM president urges American lawmakers to support equipment suppliers during pandemic
European construction buckles under virus lockdown
Hard-hit countries prepare to ease restrictions as measures take their toll on Europe’s economy
Podcast: US construction bears impact of pandemic
Ken Simonson, chief economist with Associated General Contractors of America (AGC) talks with International Construction’s Jenny Lescohier
NAHB: Include home builders in US relief efforts
The National Association of Home Builders pushes to protect firms from economic crisis
OSHA issues coronavirus guidance
New interim enforcement response plan offers intructions and procedures
US lawmakers urged to create national strategy for manufacturing
Associated Equipment Manufacturers want greater government support for equipment makers
US construction groups included on Trump’s panel to reopen
Trade associations, unions and corporations will advise how and when to get back to business
Analyst: Cracks widening in Dubai’s construction market
Coronavirus pandemic threatens already stressed building industry in middle eastern hub
Pandemic cuts US nonresidential construction employment
Industry economist sees infrastructure spending as a possible silver lining
Ontario Canada accelerates essential construction projects
Hours are being extended on projects related to health care 
US clarifies construction eligibility for paycheck protection loans
American firms that meet small business size standards are eligible 
Survey: Over 25% of US construction firms laying off workers
Despite challenges, some are gaining work in the face of the coronavirus pandemic
US coronavirus relief package now covers self-employed contractors
The recently enacted CARES Act provides unemployment benefits to independent contractors
US unemployment claims break records while construction slows
Tighter shelter-in-place orders bring constuction to a halt in many areas, putting thousands out of work
CCA: Canadian construction sites should remain open
Canadian Construction Association says work should continue, provided set protocol is followed
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