Taiwan’s economic is set to suffer from weak global demand and competition from China in 2016, but better domestic consumption and more supportive fiscal policy should help to keep GDP growth in positive territory.

Taiwan’s real estate market is expected to be quiet in the first half of 2016 amid slowing economic growth and several challenges in each sector. However, we still see opportunities, such as stable leasing demand and limited new supply, which may be benefited to rental growth and investment turnover through 2016.