11 Aug 2020
Guyana: Inauguration of new president ends prolonged and bitter political standoff to control windfall oil revenues
Mohamed Irfaan Ali, presidential candidate of the opposition People's Progressive Party/Civic (PPP/C), was sworn into office on 2 August 2020. ...
05 Aug 2020
Resurgence of covid-19 infections does not bode well for economic activity
Worrying resurgence of covid-19 infections
04 Aug 2020
Suriname: Newly elected president inherits a country on the brink of a crisis
Mid-July, the National Assembly swore in Chandrikapersad Santokhi of the Progressive Reform Party as Suriname's new president. Santokhi's party ...
23 Jul 2020
South Africa: Deep recession unfolding in the African country most affected by covid-19
South Africa has by far the most covid-19 cases in Africa and reported almost 373,000 positive cases and 5,173 deaths (per 22 July). According ...
16 Jul 2020
Singapore: Election victory for the ruling party preserves political stability amid a record economic recession
On 10 July, the ruling People’s Action party (PAP) once again won the general elections with 61% of the vote. As a result, the PAP and PM Lee ...
Namibia: Downgrade from 5/7 to 6/7 for medium- to long-term political risk
Economic performance weakened gradually over the past decade.
13 Jul 2020
Cruise sector: Covid-19 translates into mounting financial liquidity and overcapacity risks for the sector
A sector on a pause mode
08 Jul 2020
Morocco: MLT political risk downgraded from category 3/7 to 4/7
Historic robust growth numbers will fall in negative territory this year
06 Jul 2020
OECD premium categories: Botswana, Costa Rica, Ecuador, Hong Kong, Maldives, Mongolia and Namibia downgraded
In accordance with the country risk classifications of the OECD Arrangement, Credendo has downgraded the premium category for political risks on ...