Year 2018 is a Fiery earth year. Business environment is sound under the economy recovering and blooming trend. Infrastructure, manufacture and commercial field are growing steadily. Property market also comes back to life.
Due to the confirming economic growth of USA and China, most of global countries/districts shares the positive growth benefits. Whereas Southeast Asia Countries’ performance will be especially good. However, Western countries may not be able to achieve their expected growth level. During months of 4/2018 and 1/2019 terrorist attacks have high chance. Some of the Western countries may be suffered from instability and/or conflict between 6/2018 to 8/2018.

Serious epidemic sickness may be happened in frigid area. The timing will be in March、July、October and December 2018. Travelers have to be cautious during mentioned period.

On the other hand, fire incidents will be on high occurrence rate during mid-year months (May and June 2018). It will be advisable to review fire prevention measures before the time comes.

Borrowing interest rate unavoidably will be raise. Parties having liabilities bearing high loan interest will be suffered. International currencies will still fluctuate.

For stock market, due to the stable upward growth performance, people buy in stock shares as they are more optimistic towards the profit growth and increase in share price of the listed companies. Thus, the share market bounces up especially during beginning and second half of the year.

Property market basically should perform similarly with the stock market. The magnitude of growth is dragged down by the increment of interest rate and the price controlling measures implemented by various governments/district. Overall speaking, the market is able to maintain a steady uptrend.

China will perform steadily during the Dog year. Due to the interest conflict, the Country needs to manage for more trade disputes、diplomatic conflicts and territorial integrity issues. The peak occurrence timing will be mid-year and year end.
China’s economic growth will continue with the Global recovery strength and own goodwill.

Singapore, economic growth is steady within the harmonized society. Benefited from the global growth and district development, the industrial and commercial performance are under expectation. In the starting and end of the year 2018 Singapore presents prosperously. Property market recovers.

USA although have made many countermeasures and adjustments in year 2017, but the growth rate in year 2018 may not be as good as expected.
There are still many foreign affair disputes with various districts/counties especially during the mid-year (June to September). The incidents may affect the goodwill of the country and commercial trade improvement as well as the recovery speed.
US dollar may rise a bit due to increase of interest rate and improved economic condition. There may be epidemic disease and terrorist attacks.

Year 2017: Economic growth will still be slow. Terrorist attack at around May to September (van ramming on Los Ramblas in Barcelona, was staged in August by alleged ISIS loyalists and left 16 dead; Manchester on May 22. The bombing, at a concert by American pop star Ariana Grande, left 22 dead). USA’s foreign affairs’ dispute may increase.
Year 2016: Europe still face internal complicated problems arise from different countries, will need more time to handle and recover.
Year 2015: Stock Market fluctuates, watch out for the chance of short period of environmental factors changes that bring in optimistic speculators who invest in the stock market in the beginning and ending of the year. Other than the period mentioned market just fluctuates.
Year 2014: A year of UNREST. Global warming effect especially in the northern part of the earth. Property market adjusted slightly downwards & stock market fluctuates without clear direction.... Confrontation of China with Southeast Asia in the 1st half year.....Rise of USD...etc.
Year 2013: Epidemic diseases will spread over many regions, affecting areas in Middle East and Africa, such as countries like Iran, Afghanistan and Saudi Arabia etc. The period of infection will be primarily in the first half of this year.
Year 2012: “One good thing in 2012 is that there are lesser terrorist attack issues and military confrontation. Natural disasters frequently occur, especially water flooding and heavy rain\snowing. Property market fluctuates in narrow range and lacks of clear direction. After Sept 2012 the situation will be clearer and properly turns downwards.”
Year 2011: Although the USA government tries all possible means to improve the economy, the effect is not significant. Many countries in the world are busy dealing with their internal or external headache affairs. Countermeasures for problems create side adverse effects to society or part of the people that leads to an unrest situation, protest is on and off.
Year 2010: From July onward the confrontation intensifies between countries in Eastern and Western side. China will be the key country that others would like to balance the trade deficit from. Southeast Asian countries can stand out in performance as compared with other parts of the world….US currency will be further deflated.
Year 2009: "the situation is like a ladder climbing model from starting of the year up to almost end of the year in a unify pattern.The western world will be the toughest region and weakening sign comes again at the year-end (Euro Countries) after the situation recovers a bit.”
Year 2008:

"the financial world may be trembled by sudden financial issue. Economic growth will slow down..."

Year 2007:

The financial situation and US currency may still be weakened. Singapore Property market slow down and fluctuate in narrow range after mid year.

Year 2006: Regions and economic may suffered from inter-national Dispute,
military confrontation may also happen. (Israel against Neverlands).
Year 2005: the adverse luck trend in Canada Region (the New Orleans's
Desperation) & Currency Revaluation of China
Year 2004: Countries' Restructuring and Re-election;
Year 2003: "SARS";