With the start of the new year, some member federations of the Global Business Coalition look back and analyze the experiences of 2017 and reflect on the challenges to overcome in 2018, as well as the opportunities that the new year presents. 


Spain – CEOE: We want industry to represent 20 per cent of GDP by 2020
Jan 31, 2018
Role of Spanish industry as a growth engine highlighted in a report


AiG, CEO Report

Australia – AiG CEO Report: Business optimism builds for a defining year for economy
Jan 24, 2018
CEOs keen to build on the stronger conditions experienced in 2017



Canada – CCC Annual Report 2017: We can achieve great things when we work together
Jan 16, 2018
Every new year brings both challenges and opportunities for Canada’s business community


BDI, Trade

Germany – BDI President Dieter Kempf: “2018 must be a year of action”
Jan 11, 2018
Companies want planning certainty and our global partners expect us to have the ability to act


USCC, economy

United States – USCC President urges leaders to pursue stronger & sustained economic growth
Jan 10, 2018
Forward-looking policy agenda outlined to build on gains & take America towards prosperity


Brazil – CNI: Seven industry forecasts for the Brazilian economy in 2018
Jan 3, 2018
Industry will grow by 3 per cent and will increase the number of vacancies for workers