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 ...
29 Jun 2020
Oman: Downgrade from 5/7 to 6/7 for medium- to long-term political risk
Covid-19 and low oil prices likely to push current account and public deficit to very high levels again
18 Jun 2020
Indonesia: Resilience factors likely to preserve a positive MLT outlook beyond the covid-19 crisis
Covid-19 shock hits vulnerable Indonesian economy
17 Jun 2020
Kenya: Current crisis comes on top of longer-term debt sustainability concerns
While Kenya is one of the countries that responded quickly to the current pandemic by implementing a lockdown, the ongoing crisis is expected to have ...
16 Jun 2020
Argentina: Central bank further tightened currency controls
Argentina is experiencing large pressure on its foreign exchange reserves as it is trying to cope with the covid-19 pandemic, enacting a ...
Nigeria: MLT political risk downgraded from category 5 to 6 after double shock
A 2020 recession is in the cards following covid-19 outbreak and collapse in oil prices
10 Jun 2020
Brazil: Latest global hotspot of covid-19 pandemic while a political crisis is unfolding
Worldwide hotspot of the covid-19 pandemic while peak is only expected next month