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Brazil's booming construction industry

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Despite a brief dip in sales, the construction industry in Brazil is now getting back on its feet.

The country's My Home My Life project, which aims to provide affordable housing, has helped stabilise the building industry.

Site foreman Orlando says the project has brought "lots of jobs for the region and workers".

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