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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 ...
Data Alert: Corporate Finance remains strong in Australia
18 Jan 2012
Australian financial market activity remained strong in 2011 on the back of continued growth in the country’s A$1.4 trillion economy. This reflects the resilience of Australia’s robust financial markets in the face of continued world capital market v ...
December 2011 International Data Comparisons (IDC)
23 Dec 2011
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 December 2011.
Australia: a top-20 destination for Foreign Direct Investment
22 Nov 2011
Australia is amongst the world’s most attractive destinations for Foreign Direct Investment (FDI), according to the 2011 IBM Global Location Trends report.
Data Alert: Ease of doing business in Australia
21 Nov 2011
According to the 2012 Doing Business survey by the World Bank and International Finance Corporation, Australia remains in the top 20 of the world’s easiest places to do business.
Data Alert: Australia is one of the best places to live
16 Nov 2011
Australia is still one of the best places in the world to live, according to the United Nations’ <em>Human Development Index (HDI)</em>. In 2011, the HDI ranks Australia as number two in the world.
Data Alert: Australia’s open and resilient economy
10 Nov 2011
Building on 20 years of uninterrupted growth, the Australian economy continues to perform solidly and has been ranked the second most resilient economy in the world for two years running. Australia also ranks third in the world for economic freedom, ...
September 2011 International Data Comparisons (IDC)
26 Sep 2011
Austrade’s International Data Comparisons (IDC) 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 20 September 2011.
Australia Report 2011 highlights Australia’s business and industry strengths
24 Aug 2011
Australia’s harsh climate had created the opportunity to develop new technologies to manage water, preserve scarce energy supplies and combat climate change, according to a new report.
IMF upbeat on Australian economy
9 Aug 2011
The International Monetary Fund (IMF) has given a positive assessment on the Australian economy in its latest report.

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