11 Aug 2020
Guyana: Inauguration of new president ends prolonged and bitter political standoff to control windfall oil revenues
Mohamed Irfaan Ali, presidential candidate of the opposition People's Progressive Party/Civic (PPP/C), was sworn into office on 2 August 2020. ...
05 Aug 2020
Resurgence of covid-19 infections does not bode well for economic activity
Worrying resurgence of covid-19 infections
04 Aug 2020
Suriname: Newly elected president inherits a country on the brink of a crisis
Mid-July, the National Assembly swore in Chandrikapersad Santokhi of the Progressive Reform Party as Suriname's new president. Santokhi's party ...
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 ...
Namibië: Downgrade van 5/7 naar 6/7 voor politieke risico's op middellange tot lange termijn
Economische prestatie geleidelijk verzwakt in de voorbije 10 jaar.
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