13 Aug 2018
Camerún: Escalating Anglophone civil conflict with presidential elections merely 2 months away
President Paul Biya, who at 85 is Africa’s oldest head of state, declared mid-July that he would run for yet another term during the October ...
08 Aug 2018
Bangladés: 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 risks ...
01 Aug 2018
República Checa: Strong economic growth but risk of overheating
High economic growth and lowest EU unemployment rate
Risk of overheating through tight labour and housing markets
The economy is highly ...
24 Jul 2018
Bielorrusia: Difficult transition towards less state dominance while maintaining social stability
In the past, the lack of coherent macroeconomic policies and repeated attempts by the authorities to boost economic activity while delaying ...
19 Jul 2018
Honduras: Medium-to long-term political risk upgraded from category 5/7 to 4/7
Since 2010, Honduras has been enjoying robust GDP growth and moderate inflation.
The current account deficit has narrowed in the past years to a ...
17 Jul 2018
China: Renewables : Surprise move by Beijing should weigh on the global solar panel sector
On 1 June, in a surprise move, China’s policymakers announced that they would cut subsidies and impose a cap on new solar projects, taking ...
13 Jul 2018
Bulgaria: 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 ...
How much IPT tax do you pay across Europe?
Many states in the European Economic Area (EEA) levy Insurance Premium Tax (IPT) on credit insurance. In recent years countries like the UK and ...
Credendo – Export Credit Agency's ratings affirmed
Standard & Poor’s has affirmed Credendo – Export Credit Agency’s ratings on 09 July 2018. ...