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Portuguese construction sector in crisis

Portuguese construction sector in crisis
01/03
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One of hundreds of construction sites that remain unfinished.
Portuguese construction sector in crisis
02/03
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Tower cranes of a construction company waiting for work, in an empty field.
Portuguese construction sector in crisis
03/03
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Small urban rehabilitation works are an exception.
  • Portuguese construction sector in crisis
  • Portuguese construction sector in crisis
  • Portuguese construction sector in crisis
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Since the beginning of the year, 868 companies disappeared and the construction sector is currently losing 90 jobs per hour. Unemployment in construction hit a new record high in 2012.

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