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Latest Australia analysis
- Nov 29 2019
Hong Kong: Building and Construction in Hong Kong 2019-2023: November 2019 Update
The building sector’s near-term outlook remains negatively impacted by the social unrests triggered by the now-suspended extradition bill. Negative sentiment built up over the six months of unrest, i...
- Nov 29 2019
Risks mounting to business investment outlook
Survey measures of business confidence have slipped of late, with uncertainty around the domestic and external outlooks weighing on firms’ assessment of conditions. Further, despite very low interest...
- Nov 28 2019
Indonesia: Building and Construction in Indonesia 2019-2023: November 2019 Update
Growth in the construction sector is expected to moderate slightly this year, to an estimated 9%, from 10% in 2018. We expect a further pick-up in 2020, which is projected to continue through to 2023...
- Nov 27 2019
Inner Sydney Apartments 2019 Update
Recent declines in apartment rents and prices in the Inner Sydney area – brought about largely by a boom in completions and borrowing constraints - should be reversed from this year on. However, grow...
- Nov 22 2019
Thailand: Building and Construction in Thailand 2019-2023: November 2019 Update
Work done value, in 2019 is estimated to continue to grow moderately at 4.7% (in nominal terms), supported mainly by infrastructure investment which is estimated to grow by 9% - underpinned by on-goin...
- Nov 21 2019
Household spending resisting expansionary policy efforts
Household spending remains the weak link in the outlook. Despite very accommodative monetary settings and an increase in low- and middle-income tax offsets, retail turnover continues to disappoint, an...
- Nov 20 2019
Canberra Commercial Property Prospects 2019-2029
Canberra's office market continues to recover, albeit at a modest pace. Faster progress is being held back by lacklustre growth in the Commonwealth workforce. Nonetheless, positive net absorption and...
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Latest Global Analysis
- Dec 16 2019
Mighty dollar will maintain its might in 2020
When it comes to the US dollar, 2020 is likely to have a lot in common with previous years: predictions of dollar weakness that are ultimately dashed. Current consensus sees the dollar weakening by ar...
- Dec 13 2019
Global Macro Themes and Asset Views Chartbook, December 2019
In our global macro chartbook for December, we summarise our views on current global themes and asset markets, and link to our research highlights over the last month. We forecast that world GDP this...
- Dec 11 2019
Investors beware, equites outrun economic sentiment
Economic sentiment indicators that we build using business and consumer sentiment data point to a divergence between global stock market performances and underlying economic sentiment, which normally...
- Dec 10 2019
Global: Don’t expect a big lift from central bank policy easing
During the current global slowdown, the world’s central banks have delivered a broad-based policy easing that has been larger than during the previous two mini-downturns of the current cycle.
- Dec 09 2019
Global: Asset price valuations pose a risk to the economy
Asset prices have become so detached from macroeconomic fundamentals that we now think they present a material risk to the global economy.
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Engineering Construction in Australia provides the best analysis, insights and forecasts of Australia’s dynamic civil construction market across transport (roads, bridges, railways, harbours), utilities (water, sewerage, electricity, telecommunications), recreation, pipelines and mining and heavy industry construction. Updated quarterly, including an extensive databank, detailed forecasts and project lists.
A comprehensive overview of the long run Australia residential and non-residential outlook. Includes detailed forecasts by sector, including houses, apartments, offices, retail, warehouses, accommodation, education and health.
Report contains a three year forecast outlook for median house and unit prices for Australia’s state and territory capital cities and selected regional centres. Analysis and forecasts of key drivers, including economic indicators, migration, population growth and underlying demand and supply are also included.