23 Jul 2019
Pakistan: Implementing the new IMF programme to get out of the crisis will be challenging
The IMF has approved a 39-month financial package worth USD 6 bn. It allows for an immediate first loan disbursement of around USD 1 bn. This ...
28 Sep 2018
Short-term political risk, September 2018
In the framework of its regular review of short-term (ST) political risk classifications, Credendo has upgraded one country (Bahamas) and downgraded ...
19 Apr 2018
Pakistan: Widening macroeconomic imbalances threaten the strong growth trajectory
Upbeat momentum on the back of huge infrastructure projects involving the China-Pakistan Economic Corridor (CPEC).
The CPEC is however ...
21 Dec 2017
China-Pakistan Economic Corridor harmed by rising security risks and a cancelled major project
The China-Pakistan Economic Corridor (CPEC) is moving through a hilly path. First, Islamabad recently decided to take the USD 14bn investment ...
05 Sep 2017
Pakistan: Bilateral relation with the US to suffer from prolonged US military presence in Afghanistan and aid cut threats
In a reversal of his campaign pledge, President Trump announced that the US will maintain a military presence in Afghanistan for an ...
03 Nov 2015
Official economic data in doubt amid a cautiously improving economic context
Pakistan’s Finance Minister has admitted several official socio-economic data (e.g. poverty, population, unemployment) are unreliable. Wide ...
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 ...
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01 Sep 2014
A stronger military to emerge from political instability and anti-government protests
Political pressure from the opposition is mounting on PM Nawaz Sharif despite the Parliament’s support. Tens of thousands of activists ...
01 Jun 2013
Ex-PM Nawaz Shariff returns to power after a large victory
After a long period of exile and opposition, Nawaz Sharif - Pakistan’s former PM in the 90’s before being overthrown by a military coup in ...
01 Jul 2012
Supreme Court ousts PM Gilani and triggers political uncertainty
As an outcome of a lasting battle between the judiciary and government, PM Gilani eventually had to step down for not complying with a Supreme ...