32 per cent of chartered surveyors expect a rise in output over the next year, says the rics.
House prices are set to surge by 8 per cent this year, says the Nationwide Building Society. Prices rose 9 per cent in the last three months compared to a year ago. In Newham, London, prices risen a massive 27.24 per cent.
Seven km of the River Thames by Tower Bridge will be lit by 2000 fireworks creating a 60m flame for the Millennium celebrations.
Repetitive Strain Injury is the leading occupational injury in America, with more than 300,000 new cases each year, says the Bureau of Labor Statistics.
In 2002 more people will work in call centres than in farming and teaching combined, says Datamonitor.
Lloyds International auction house is to sell a London Underground seven- carriage train with an asking price of around £7000.