NZ:Building Costs Set to Moderate from Highs
New Zealand building costs are expected to moderate given the low inflation environment, an inability to pass on rising costs, and as migrants help fill building...
Energy Prices: the RBA’s Surprise Tool for Controlling Inflation
The minutes of the RBA meeting on 4 July have been interpreted by many commentators as evidence that the RBA is looking to increase interest rates...
Australian Wages Barely Staying Ahead of Inflation
Wages are growing at their weakest rate in almost two decades, adding weight to the perception that incomes are falling behind the cost of living.
UK House Prices Rising Faster Than Wages
British house prices are set to rise much faster than almost non-existent consumer inflation and outstrip modest pay gains, making home the ownership dream even harder...
Qatar Inflation to Delay FIFA World Cup 2022 Work
Inflation and restrictive banking norms could have "knock-on" effects on Qatar's construction industry in the near future, a new study has reported.