News and updates

  • Mexico: Untameable fuel theft
    Date first published: 04/08/2020 Key sectors: oil and gas; commercial assets; public security Key risks: damage to infrastructure; violent crime; reve...
    05 August 2020
  • Ones to Watch, 3 August 2020
    Americas: Opposition candidate Mohamed Irfaan Ali sworn in as president Sectors: oil and gas; mining Key Risks: political instability; policy conti...
    03 August 2020
  • Libya: Setting sights on Sirte
    Date first published: 28/07/2020 Key sectors:oil & gas Key risks:sanctions; political instability; war on land Clashes between the United Nations(...
    29 July 2020
  • Ones to Watch, 27 July 2020
    Americas: Chile’s President Pinera signs early pension withdrawals into law; shocks expected Sectors: all Key Risks: financial market disruption; ec...
    27 July 2020
  • Russia: Norilsk Nickel’s Arctic oil spill
    Date first published: 21/07/2020 Key sectors: various Key risks: environmental risks; civil unrest On 29 May a fuel storage tank spilled at a power pl...
    22 July 2020
  • Ones to Watch, 20 July 2020
    Americas: Landslides continue to affect oil pipeline operations in Ecuador Sectors: oil and gas; power generation Key Risks: business interruption; fo...
    20 July 2020
  • Hong Kong SAR: One Country, One Internet?
    Date first published: 14/07/2020 Key sectors: all Key risks: political instability; financial risk; frustration of process One Country, Two Internets ...
    15 July 2020
  • Ones to Watch, 13 July 2020
    Americas: Suriname’s National Assembly to elect the country’s president Sectors: oil and gas; mining Key Risks: political instability; policy cont...
    13 July 2020
  • Aviation after COVID-19
    Date first published: 09/07/2020 Key sectors: aviation Key risk: bankruptcy; mergers; state-aid There are few industries that have been more affected ...
    09 July 2020
  • Political Risk Outlook Q2 2020 – Ones to Watch
    AKE's Political Risk Outlook Special Report contains a selection of five countries from around the world where the political landscape was fundamental...
    08 July 2020
  • Iran: Nantaz nuclear nightmare
    Date first published: 07/07/2020 Key sectors: nuclear; shipping; aerospace Key risks: sanctions; political instability; cyber-warfare; war on land On ...
    08 July 2020
  • Ones to Watch, 7 July 2020
    Americas: Argentina presented improved debt offer to in last move to avoid unruly default Sectors: all Key Risks: sovereign default; protracted litiga...
    06 July 2020