Bulharsko: Eurozone ministers launch Bulgaria on its slow way to the euro membership
Eurozone finance ministers have endorsed Bulgaria’s request to join the Eurozone’s banking union and agreed on a planning of the required ...
Mexiko: Leftist nationalist Obrador comfortably won presidential election, starting a brand new era
Leftist nationalist Andrés Manuel Lopez Obrador comfortably won Mexico’s presidential elections, making him the new president of Latin ...
Papua-Nová Guinea: Locked in the resource trap
Fundamentals look good and are improving
The resource sector – key sector of the country – has a positive outlook
Persistent foreign ...
Change of OECD premium categories for medium- and long-term transactions
In accordance with the country risk classifications of the OECD Arrangement, Credendo – Export Credit Agency has upgraded the premium categories ...
Tariff War: US vs China
After the implementation of US tariffs on aluminium and steel, the USA declared new protectionist measures on other sectors. China retaliated.
Kolumbie: Right-wing Duque wins presidential elections and is expected to continue orthodox policies
In the second round for the presidential elections on 17 June, right-wing Ivan Duque won decisively and unsurprisingly against leftist former ...
Short-term political risk, June 2018
In the framework of its regular review of short-term (ST) political risk classifications, Credendo has upgraded eight countries (Ecuador, Honduras, ...
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Ukrajina: Přijetí protikorupčního zákona je pozitivním krokem, ale MMF pravděpodobně nebude stačit
Ukrajinský parlament přijal zákon na zřízení zvláštního protikorupčního soudu. Ve stejný den parlament také odvolal ministra ...
19 Jun 2018
Uruguay: A beacon of economic and political stability
Uruguay has been a beacon of political stability in the region but the country is doing well from an economic point of view as well. In the past 15 ...
19 Jun 2018
Argentina: Despite a transition to more orthodox policies, large macroeconomic imbalances are clouding the outlook
Credendo upgraded its short-term political risk classification to category 4/7 in August 2016 thanks to the rising foreign-exchange reserves. ...
Zambie: Downgrade from 5/7 to 6/7 for medium- to long-term political risk
For a third consecutive year, Zambia’s macroeconomic and financial indicators deteriorated
A period of low copper prices and high spending needs ...
Jordán: Prime Minister’s dismissal shows challenges to implement fiscal consolidation
Nationwide protests led by Jordan’s unions against a reduction of energy subsidies and a proposed tax increase led to the dismissal of the ...