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EU could seize €300bn from Russia to rebuild Ukraine
The damage suffered by Ukraine is estimated at €600 billion
Indian PM to launch projects worth US$943m
PM Narendra Modi has announced projects across India
EIB supports €2.5bn investment in climate action projects
The money will be spent on meeting the EU’s climate and energy targets and will come from the European Investment Fund (EIF)
Scale of Ukraine reconstruction highlighted at Bauma
Cost of reconstruction could be as high as US$540 billion
US$778 million fine for Lafarge for actions in Syria
Lafarge to pay US Department of Justice after pleading guilty to funding terror groups to keep factory open 
China’s central bank to help property crisis
The bank will aim to reduce the level of debt that is currently rife in the country’s property sector
€23.5bn UK nuclear project gets go-ahead
UK government and EDF now in discussions over funding of Sizewell C project
Mexican inter city rail project seeks investors
Financial issues due to Covid-19 means the project requires private funding
Largest EU co-financing for Bulgarian rail project
Bulgaria has submitted a number of other transport projects for financial support
US$8 billion Indonesian high-speed railway nears completion
The railway will be open to passengers in June 2023
Extra funding of US$64 million to transform excavators into robots
Built Robotics Exosystem can be installed and calibrated on an excavator to enable it to operate autonomously
Construction Startup Competition launches
Cemex Ventures has launched the sixth edition of the Construction Startup Competition
€2 billion road project moves ahead in Norway
Multinational consortium Sotra Link to undertake country’s largest ever PPP project 
Japan agrees US$2.1 billion loan with the Philippines for Metro
Loan will be used to expand transportation links in the capital of Manila, Philippines
US$1.7 billon infrastructure scheme for China and France
France and China to build seven infrastructure projects around the world with a combined value of around US$1.7 billion
Does engineering design matter for Asia’s future infrastructure investments?
Asia’s future infrastructure is facing increasing scrutiny of its sustainability, constructability, bankability, and resilience
€100 million sustainability-linked loan for Metso Outotec
Metso Outotec to receive €100 million sustainability-linked loan from Nordic Investment Bank 
Russia to build €2bn deep-sea port
Baltic transshipment complex will handle 64 million tonnes of cargo a year and help Russia increase exports 
African nations impacted as China tightens Belt and Road
China tightens Belt and Road financing, with impact of Covid-19 partly to blame, according to a news report from Reuters
Why ESG-linked loans are impacting construction finances
A way to help fight the climate crisis or a pile of greenwash? How ESG-linked loans are entering the corporate mainstream 
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