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Political Commentary

Tradies in Recession

Is a sharp decline in Ute sales, combined with the prolonged fall in building approvals signalling a tradie recession?

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Political Commentary

China’s Slowdown Crashing Copper

China’s Manufacturing slowing is crashing the price of copper and let’s look at the potential implications.

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Economy

Bellamy’s Chinese Takeover

#Investment #Economy #HeiseSays Bellamy’sBaby Formula has been purchased by a Chinese government-backed company. References Bellamy’s baby formula’s $1.5b Chinese takeover bid approved by Treasurer Josh Frydenberg https://www.abc.net.au/news/2019-11-15/bellamys-baby-formula-chinese-takeover-approved/11707190

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Economy Recession

Valuations Present a Risk to the Economy

#RealEstate #Property #HeiseSays Over and incorrect valuations present a serious risk to the economy. References Valuations and value could have a serious impact on how much super you really have. Here’s why https://www.abc.net.au/news/2019-11-11/valuations-and-value-can-superannuation-funds-avoid-meltdown/11691100?section=business

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Livestream Recession Retail

The Retail Recession – KP Centre

#RetailRecession #Economy #HeiseSays Let’s have a look at the KP Centre in Shailer Park south of Brisbane and see how a shopping centre can adapt to the loss of their anchor tenancy. References

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Economy Housing Crash Recession

The Next Australian Housing Boom

#Housing #Economy #HeiseSays A new housing boom is being predicted for Australia. References Australian property: New record housing boom for most capital cities ‘just months away’, industry data reveals https://www.realestate.com.au/news/australian-property-new-record-housing-boom-for-most-capital-cities-just-months-away-industry-data-reveals/?rsf=syn:news:nca:news:spa:strap

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Economy Finance

Plans to Crash the Australian Dollar

#Finances #AUD #HeiseSays The argument is being made that the RBA hoping a fall in the Australian Dollar will increase employment and wages, I am concerned that increases in the cost of living will have a greater impact on average Australians. References Will a lower dollar bail out the economy, raise wages and lower unemployment? […]

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Economy Recession

Australia’s Iron Ore Dependency

#IronOre #Australia #HeiseSays Australia’s dependency on Iron Ore is concerning because of the falling Iron Ore Market. References ‘Failed souffle’: Warning for Australia as iron ore begins to fallhttps://www.watoday.com.au/business/the-economy/failed-souffle-warning-for-australia-as-iron-ore-begins-to-fall-20191105-p537gw.html https://tradingeconomics.com/commodities https://oec.world/en/profile/country/aus https://oec.world/en/profile/hs92/2601/

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Economy

Australia’s Gold Export Boom

#Gold #Australia #HeiseSays Gold is driving our recent export boom. References Exports balloon to record high as trade surplus bounces back https://www.abc.net.au/news/2019-11-07/exports-balloon-to-record-high-as-trade-surplus-bounces-back/11681754?section=business https://tradingeconomics.com/australia/currency https://oec.world/en/profile/country/aus https://oec.world/en/profile/hs92/7108 http://www.australianminesatlas.gov.au/mapping/downloads.html#openkmz

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Political Commentary

Hong Kong Enters Recession

#Recession #Economy #HeiseSays Hong Kong has officially entered into recession. References Hong Kong officially enters recession, with zero growth expected for remainder of 2019 https://www.abc.net.au/news/2019-10-29/hong-kong-now-in-recession-financial-secretary-confirms/11647964?section=business