The agency conducted a two-year investigation into 35 projects, won by Elios Innovative Zrt, to modernize the country’s street lighting Jan.ET The European Union’s antifraud office is recommending that Hungary’s top authorities take legal action over “serious irregularities” in projects carried out by a company once controlled by the son-in-law of Hungarian Prime Minister Viktor Orbán, the agency told The Wall Street Journal.
Among the notable projects of ExxonMobil in Iraq is the redevelopment of the West Qurna I field in southern Iraq.Northern Oil and Gas, based in Minnetonka, MN, is an independent energy company.
REUTERS/Laszlo Balogh/FilesSEOUL/BEIJING (Reuters) - China's stalled projects with South Korea will resume as ties between the two nations thaw, South Korea's presidential office spokesman on Friday quoted Chinese Premier Li Keqiang as saying.Many South Korean businesses will benefit from better ties, and many Chinese are expected to visit South Korea during the winter Olympics in Pyeongchang, Yoon Young-chan told reporters in text messages, citing the Chinese premier.
Here’s my list of fun, fairly easy modifications that just about anyone with a set of hand tools can make to a car.Some of these may not be your style, but each will bring you closer to your whip, and it to you.
Mark Zuckerberg wanted Facebook employees to work on his philanthropy projects but was shot down by senior execs
View photosMark Zuckerberg and Priscilla Chan(Mark Zuckerberg and his wife, Priscilla Chan.Scott Olson / Getty) Mark Zuckerberg wanted Facebook employees to work on projects for his philanthropic fund, The Chan Zuckerberg Initiative, but was forced to abandon the idea early last year after opposition from senior executives.
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Mill, however, chose to popularise the laissez-faire economic theories of Adam Smith and David Ricardo.These fashionable acronyms mean that what survives of the public realm is increasingly in hock to private finance.
Peter Mullan and Shirley Henderson are among the stars to have signed up for the first two digital features produced under Scotland's New Found Films scheme.The scheme, which is financed by Scottish Television, Grampian Television and Scottish Screen, is providing backing for two 90-minute features.
Experimental renovation of Gehry's home showcases cheaply available materials.Norton House (Venice, California, 1983-84).
Richard Rogers Creek Vean House (Cornwall, 1996, Team 4) First project, with his then-partner Norman Foster: a hillside holiday home overlooking the Fal estuary.Lloyd's of London (London, 1986) Inside-out service towers and stainless steel stairwells created a glorious atrium office space inside.
Palau Güell (1886-1889) Mansion for the Catalan industrial tycoon; ornate walls and ceilings.Park Güell (1900-1914) Steep garden complex with architectural elements (and much-photographed lizard fountain), in the Gràcia district of Barcelona; a festival of trencadís, the Catalan broken mosaic technique.
The Spiral (London, 1996, unbuilt) Libeskind's proposed extension to the Victoria & Albert Museum - a radical glass crystal structure, far too audacious to receive funding.Felix Nussbaum Museum (Osnabruck, 1998) Arresting collision of metal, glass and concrete cuboids dedicated to the work of the Jewish artist.
Willis Faber and Dumas head office (Ipswich, 1975) Radical open-plan office block wrapped in a wall of reflective black glass.Renault Distribution Centre (Swindon, 1982) Hi-tech "gothic" structure, too good for the boring cars it once housed.
Superstore for Sainsbury's & Houses (Grand Union Walk, London, 1988) A new standard of hi-tech supermarket shopping for Camden, with some highly desirable canal-side houses behind.Financial Times Printing Works (Docklands, London, 1988) Award-winning industrial facility that presented the newspaper's printing presses to passers-by via a 96-metre-long structural glass facade.
An early hint of Utzon's unwordliness?Kingo Houses (Helsinore, Denmark, 1956) Social housing project inspired by Utzon's admiration for courtyard houses, whether Danish farms, or traditional Islamic dwellings.
Vitra Fire Station (Weil am Rhein, 1993) Hadid's first built project was a fire station in a large furnituremaker's factory.Unfortunately, this jagged exercise in "frozen movement" it didn't work too well as a fire station, and is now a gallery.
British Medical Association headquarters (now Zimbabwe House, London, 1908).Piccadilly Circus station (London, 1928).
Frank Lloyd Wright Residence (Oak Park, Illinois, 1889) Wright's own house and studio; became the laboratory for many experiments in domestic architecture.William H Winslow House (River Forest, Illinois, 1891) Essential step in the development of Wright's "prairie houses", designed for the publisher of House Beautiful.
A large apartment block showcasing Le Corbusier's utopian aspirations for mass housing.Maisons Jaoul (Neuilly-sur-Seine, 1955) Final break with earlier "maisons blanches": Le Corbusier reinvents himself in brick, concrete and stone.