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).
Cyprus (Turks) (Noord-)
Filipijnen: Goede economische fundamenten zullen het land door zijn ergste recessie helpen
De binnen- en buitenlandse schok door covid-19 heeft het land naar zijn ergste recessie ooit geleid.
15 Sep 2020
Montenegro: Legislative elections produce a political upset as President’s long-ruling party loses power
On 30 August, President Đukanović’s DPS party (the ‘Democratic Party of Socialists’) and its small allies lost power after ...
14 Sep 2020
Consumer electronics and ICT sector: Boost in sales driven by remote work and education unlikely to compensate manufacturing industry’s lost sales
The consumer electronics and ICT sector has been shaken by the covid-19 crisis. This crisis is unique because it was not prompted by ...
07 Sep 2020
Mali: Commercial and financial transactions blocked by ECOWAS sanctions over military coup
President Ibrahim Boubacar Keita (IBK) announced his resignation and the dissolution of the national assembly shortly after his arrest by ...
25 Aug 2020
Cambodia: EU partial suspension of trade privileges will harm an economy already hit hard by the covid-19 shock
On 12 August, the European Commission decided to partially suspend Cambodia’s EBA (Everything But Arms) trade privileges with the EU over ...
19 Aug 2020
Economische gevolgen van droogte minder zichtbaar op korte termijn, maar niet te verwaarlozen op lange termijn
De klimaatverandering treft landen vooral door de steeds erger wordende natuurrampen, die aanzienlijke menselijke, economische en sociale schade ...
14 Aug 2020
Belarus: Unprecedented protests contesting the results of the presidential elections
According to official figures, Alexander Lukashenko – who has ruled the country since 1994 – won the presidential election by a landslide. ...
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 ...