The current financial year (2012/13) will see changes across data sources, methodology and systems of National Accounts.
Work has already begun on the following business surveys; Foreign Direct Investment, International Trade in Services, Mergers and Acquisitions and Business Expenditure on Research and Development.
Here you will find information about the changes and impact implementation will have on the business surveys.
Changes to the Foreign Direct Investment Survey
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This document describes the general changes planned for the Foreign Direct Investment survey questionnaire from 2013. The new draft questionnaires for inward and outward FDI have been added to this document.
Changes to the Research and Development Survey (158 Kb Pdf)