News and updates

  • 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
  • Pakistan: The challenges facing the new government
    Date first published: 19/05/2022 Key sectors: all Key risks: default; currency collapse; government change   Risk development On 10 April, Imran ...
    26 May 2022
  • Ones to Watch, 23 May 2022
    Americas: Colombia’s presidential elections likely to result in June runoff, political uncertainty Sectors: all Key Risks: political violence and un...
    23 May 2022
  • Libya: Oil disruption
    Date first published: 12/05/2022 Key sectors: oil and gas Key risks: economic risks; business risks; civil unrest   Risk development On 10 May th...
    18 May 2022
  • Ones to Watch, 16 May 2022
    Americas: Chile’s Constituent Assembly rejects major mining overhaul; changes still expected Sectors: mining Key Risks: regulatory uncertainty; busi...
    16 May 2022
  • Mexico: Public vs. private
    Date first published: 05/05/2022 Key sectors: all; electricity; mining; oil and gas Key risks: regulatory changes; contract frustration; nationalisati...
    11 May 2022
  • Ones to Watch, 9 May 2022
    Americas: Gulf Clan ends deadly armed strike, risk of violence to remain high in Colombia       Sectors: all Key Risks: violent crime; armed att...
    09 May 2022
  • Pakistan: Security threats to CPEC
    Date first published: 03/05/2022 Key sectors: infrastructure Key risks: terrorism; border conflicts   Risk development Since 2013, China has been...
    04 May 2022
  • Ones to Watch, 3 May 2022
    Americas: Risk of violence high after Lasso invokes SoE amid rampant gang crime in Ecuador Sectors: all Key Risks: violent crime; gang-related violenc...
    03 May 2022