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Australian Economic Growth to Remain Steady as Election Looms

Rajiv Biswas, Asia Pacific Chief Economist, IHS Markit

16-May-19 07:00


Australia’s election is just several days away and the main opposition, the Labor party, are leading in opinion polls. Regardless of the results, Australia is set to have steady economic growth.

Analysts are trimming their forecasts on China amidst another round of US tariffs imposed on China.

We speak to Rajiv Biswas, Asia Pacific Chief Economist, at IHS Markit to get his insights into these two markets. 

Presented by: Lyn Mak, Khoo Hsu Chuang, Shou Ning Wong

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