09 Nov 2020
Turkish Republic of Northern Cyprus: A change of president amid increased Turkish assertiveness in East Mediterranean sea
Last October, the Northern side of the island of Cyprus, the Turkish Republic of Northern Cyprus (TRNC), held presidential elections. The ...
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05 Nov 2020
Côte d’Ivoire: President Ouattara re-elected in controversial, disputed poll
President Alassane Ouattara was re-elected for a third term claiming a landslide 94.27% at the 31 October vote. The two main opposition ...
29 Oct 2020
Bolivia: Challenging mandate for the new president due to the covid-19 crisis
On 18 October, Luis Arce Catacora of the MAS (Movement Towards Socialism) party won a landslide victory in the general elections. He secured ...
26 Oct 2020
OECD premium categories: Aruba, Bahamas and Suriname downgraded
In accordance with the country risk classifications of the OECD Arrangement, Credendo has downgraded the premium category for political risks on ...
23 Oct 2020
Europe: Recovery threatened by the second wave of covid-19
While Europe is experiencing a second wave of covid-19 infections, many are wondering whether the rebound the European economy enjoyed after easing ...
16 Oct 2020
Lebanon: Political gridlock persists while economy suffers from multiple shocks
Four crises simultaneously affecting Lebanon
15 Oct 2020
Kyrgyzstan: Toward a third revolution since its independence?
Violent protests erupted after the contested parliamentary elections held on 4 October. Pro-government parties representing the interest of the ...
07 Oct 2020
Zambia: The debt-strapped government is headed towards default
Last week, the Zambian government requested debt service relief from its (banking) commercial creditors and a six-month interest payment delay ...
30 Sep 2020
Azerbaijan and Armenia: Violence flared up again in the self-proclaimed Republic of Nagorno- Karabakh
Violence flared up in the self-proclaimed Republic of Nagorno-Karabakh where Armenia and Azerbaijan blame each other for breaking out the ...
23 Sep 2020
Oil and gas sector: Covid-19 will affect oil and gas prices even in the medium to long term
While the oil and gas industry had already been weakened a few years ago by the steep decline in oil prices that had started mid-2014 and made prices ...
22 Sep 2020
Short-term political risk: Cyprus (North), El Salvador, Guatemala and Paraguay
In the framework of its regular review of short-term (ST) political risk classifications, Credendo has downgraded four countries (North Cyprus, El Salvador, Guatemala and Paraguay).
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Philippinen: Gute wirtschaftliche Fundamentaldaten helfen bei der Überwindung der schwersten Rezession
Der interne und externe Schock der Covid-19 Pandemie führt das Land in seine bisher schwerste Rezession.