25.06.2009 - Colombia April construction permits drop 29% in area
From Dow Jones: Colombian authorities in April approved permits for construction on 29% less area than in the same month of 2008, according to government figures released late Tuesday. Permits covering 1.05 million square meters were issued in April, the National Statistics Department, or DANE, said Wednesday. The area covered for housing decreased 16% to 789,500 square meters while the area for other types of construction slumped 53% to 257,929 square meters.......Full Article: Source