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  • Ones to Watch, 04 July 2022
    Americas: Argentina’s political, economic crises to deepen as economy minister resigns Sectors: all Key Risks: political instability; policy continu...
    04 July 2022
  • Democratic Republic of Congo – Rwanda: Clashing borders
    Date first published: 23/06/2022 Key sectors: all; mining Key risks: internal conflict; external conflict; bilateral relations   Risk development...
    30 June 2022
  • Ones to Watch, 27 June 2022
    Americas: Truckers and farmers set to strike across Peru over rising fuel, fertiliser prices Sectors: all; cargo transport Key Risks: supply chain dis...
    27 June 2022
  • AKE Special Report: IS-K: down but not out
    While the IS-K threat is primarily domestic and the group poses no serious threat to the Taliban regime, it has expanded its activities in northern Af...
    22 June 2022
  • Venezuela: Pragmatism trumps geopolitics
    Date first published: 16/06/2022 Key sectors: all; oil and gas Key risks: political stability; sanctions   Risk development On 10 June state-owne...
    22 June 2022
  • Ones to Watch, 20 June 2022
    Americas: Disruptive anti-government protests enter second week across Ecuador Sectors: all; oil sector; retail; cargo transport Key Risks: business i...
    20 June 2022
  • United Kingdom: What’s next for Boris?
    Date first published: 14/06/2022 Key sectors: all Key risks: leadership change; populist policy; trade disputes   Risk development On 6 June Prim...
    15 June 2022
  • Ones to Watch, 13 June 2022
    Americas: Petro and Hernandez to face off on Colombia’s 19 June presidential runoff Sectors: all; extractives sector Key Risks: policy uncertainty; ...
    13 June 2022
  • Worldwide: The monkeypox outbreak
    Date first published: 07/06/2022 Key sectors: healthcare Key risks: pandemics Risk Development In early May 2022, UK authorities confirmed the firs...
    08 June 2022
  • Ones to Watch, 6 June 2022
    Americas: US sanctions on Venezuelan oil set to ease, pressure for political dialogue to increase Sectors: all; oil sector Key Risks: sanctions; busin...
    06 June 2022
  • Poland: Geopolitics vindicated
    Date first published: 31/05/2022 Key sectors: energy; oil and gas Key risks: business risks; trade; sanctions; energy security   Risk development...
    01 June 2022
  • Ones to Watch, 30 May 2022
    Americas: Peru’s President Castillo to face further pressure amid fresh criminal probe Sectors: all Key Risks: political instability; corruption; go...
    30 May 2022