19 Aug 2020
The economic impact of droughts is less visible in the short term but the long-term effects should not be overlooked
Climate change is affecting countries mainly through intensifying natural disasters, potentially causing significant human, economic and social ...
20 May 2020
Short-term political risk and commercial risk: Further downgrades due to global recession induced by covid-19 pandemic
As the covid-19 health and economic shock further deteriorates countries’ external liquidity and the business environment on a world scale, ...
Bosnia and Herzegovina
Cyprus (Greek) (South)
St.Kitts and Nevis
14 May 2020
South Asia: Covid-19 pandemic is a sharp shock for the sub-region, amplified by India’s economic slump
Economic tumble in South Asia
07 Jan 2019
Bangladesh: Stable outlook after ruling party extends its power following contested elections
On 30 December, the Election Commission announced that the ruling Awami League (AL) recorded a landslide victory at the general elections after ...
08 Aug 2018
Bangladesh: Stubbornly stable and strong economic performances driven by the garment industry
Stable high growth correlates with a resilient and well-performing garment industry
Overdependence, safety and automation issues are ...
05 Jul 2016
Bangladesh: IS attack by local radical militants highlights rising terrorism risk
On 2 July, a violent terrorist attack in a restaurant located in a diplomatic area of capital Dhaka cost the lives of 22 people, most of them ...
01 Apr 2015
Business and trade again hindered by an endless political crisis
After more than one year of power consolidation following controversial elections won by incumbent AL party and boycotted by opposition BNP ...
27 Jan 2015
Solutions: Easy access to 41 Islamic countries
Credimundi has a fronting agreement with ICIEC: the Islamic Corporation for the Insurance of Investment and Export Credit. ICIEC is 100% owned by the ...
UAE - United Arab Emirates
Country Risk Assessment Bangladesh
Medium- to long-term political risk remains high in Bangladesh although the country manages to preserve macroeconomic stability. One major ...
01 Feb 2014
Boycotted elections keep instability and political violence risks at high level
The ruling secular Awami League (AL) largely won January Parliamentary elections that saw a low voter turnout due to being boycotted by its ...
01 Apr 2013
High tensions and violent protests after war crime condemnations
The International Crimes Tribunal (ICT), which was created to try criminals during Bangladesh’s 1971 independence war from Pakistan, has ...