South Africa: All mine! The Chinese close their first Africa mining play

It's on. China Minmetals Group, the Hong Kong listed Chinese state-backed mining company, has been trying for years to buy... Continue reading >


MoneyWeek map: the world's dearest houses

Every year, the Demographia think tank releases its International Housing Affordability Survey. This looks at 325 metropolitan markets (eg, Greater... Continue reading >


10 ways Chinese investors are dominating cleantech

You’ve heard it off and on throughout 2011 and 2012: Chinese investors and the Chinese government are starting to aggressively... Continue reading >


Lamborghini expects supercar slowdown in China

Lamborghini China sales jumped nearly 70 percent in 2011. Jing Daily reports. February 20, 2012 -- After several years of... Continue reading >


Inside the high-end housing market

The Antilla tower is thought to be the most expensive private home in the world The property market may be... Continue reading >


Chinese goldbugs to overtake India as world's biggest gold consumers

China will this year topple India as the world's biggest gold consumer, as demand for the metal as both a... Continue reading >


In the Press

New Straits Times

IQI Global posts RM2.4bil sales in 1H

Despite market volatility and the ongoing pandemic, real estate specialist IQI Global has sold over RM2.4 billion of properties in the first half of 2020, according to a report in the New...

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propertynoise.com.au

Sydney and Melbourne landlords lose AUD60 million a month due to international student drought

Landlords in Sydney and Melbourne are losing an estimated AUD60 million in rental income each month, reports Propertynoise Australia (24 June 2020). Chinese property portal Juwai estimates each city has shed just...

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The South China Morning Post

As China and Australia trade barbs on coronavirus and racism, property market joins list of casualties

Strained relations between Beijing and Canberra are likely to worsen the Australian real estate market that helps support the Australian economy, reports the South China Morning Post (23 March 2020). It is...

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New Straits Times

'Inflation is likely to stay subdued'

Economists expect inflation in Malaysia to remain subdued for May, reports New Straits Times (23 June 2020). Although the country has lifted its Movement Control Order, put in place to curb the...

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