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Many major corporates are facing the challenge of introducing or refining new working arrangement policies that must fulfil multiple objectives.
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CBRE’s latest global survey of more than 500 commercial real estate professionals worldwide illustrates the most common and impactful initiatives currently applied in real estate strategies by both investors and occupiers.
What do the latest undergraduate application trends mean for Purpose-Build Student Accommodation?
The latest data from UCAS provides a full picture of undergraduate applications and acceptances for the current academic year and demonstrates the continued strength of demand for higher education.
Future of Work
See our latest data, insights and solutions to understand, anticipate and influence the future.
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Soaring food and energy prices are weighing on consumer spending, resulting in lower real retail sales. Though, inflation is quickly moderating in Belgium in early 2023 to 6.62% as of February.
Inflation lowered to 10.35% in December after it peaked in September because of the rise in energy prices.
Take-up hindered both by limited quality space and economic uncertainty.
Geopolitical developments continue to hamper container traffic at both the Antwerp-Bruges and Rotterdam seaport, but supply chain bottlenecks are gradually easing.
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