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Data Alert: Australia remains a magnet for foreign investment
14 Nov 2012
Australia continues to be a top global destination for foreign direct investment (FDI), with total inflows growing by 16.4 per cent in the first half (H1) of 2012 compared with the same period of 2011. In contrast, global FDI inflows fell by 8.4 per ...
Data Alert: Australia retains its top-tier global competiveness ranking
17 Oct 2012
Australia’s overall global competitiveness ranking remained unchanged from 2011-12 according to the World Economic Forum’s latest report, <em>The Global Competitiveness Report 2012-13</em>.
Data Alert: Australia’s growth remains highest amongst major advanced economies
15 Oct 2012
The International Monetary Fund’s (IMF) October 2012 <em>World Economic Outlook (WEO)</em> has reaffirmed the strength and resilience of Australia’s economy. This has been underpinned by solid GDP growth, low unemployment, benign inflation, sound pub ...
Data Alert: Australia remains home to the Asia-Pacific’s third largest HNWI population
2 Jul 2012
In 2011, the Asia-Pacific region overtook North America for the first time as being home to the world’s largest population of high net worth individuals (HNWIs). The number of HNWIs – people with greater than US$1 million in investable assets – now l ...
June 2012 International Data Comparisons (IDC)
28 Jun 2012
Download Austrade’s International Data Comparisons (IDC). It is an easy-to-read comparison of Australia’s performance and position across key economic and financial related indicators. The IDC has been updated to include data effective to 15 June 201 ...
Data Alert: Australia is one of the world’s leading investment destinations
14 May 2012
Australia continues to be a top destination for foreign direct investment (FDI), with total FDI stock growing 6.6 per cent to reach a record A$507 billion in 2011. This growth reflects the upturn in global FDI activity since 2010 and Australia’s stro ...
March 2012 International Data Comparisons (IDC)
4 Apr 2012
Download Austrade’s International Data Comparisons (IDC). It is an easy-to-read comparison of Australia’s performance and position across key economic and financial related indicators. The IDC has been updated to include data effective to 15 March 20 ...
Data Alert: Australia’s inflation and business costs remain stable amid continued economic growth
3 Apr 2012
The Australian economy continues to perform solidly, with the IMF forecasting real GDP growth of 3 per cent for 2012. At the same time the country’s inflation and general business costs remain stable, with CPI and producer price rises over the three ...
Data Alert: Australia ideally positioned to capitalise on cloud computing revolution
2 Mar 2012
Business Software Alliance (BSA) has ranked Australia second in a study of global preparedness for cloud computing. The report, <em>BSA Global Cloud Computing Scorecard</em>, measures the readiness of countries to support the growth of cloud computin ...
Data Alert: IMF forecasts continued Australian economic growth
9 Feb 2012
Australia’s economic growth is likely to continue in 2012 despite fears recovery from the global financial crisis is 'under threat', according to the International Monetary Fund (IMF). In a January 2012 briefing note to the G-20, the IMF states it do ...

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