News and updates

  • Afghanistan – Turkmenistan: Asghabat’s dream pipeline
    Date first published: 20/01/22 Key sectors: oil and gas Key risks: economic risks   Risk development On 11 January the Taliban’s Foreign Mini...
    26 January 2022
  • Ones to Watch, 24 January 2022
    Americas: Honduras’s President-elect Castro challenged by congressional split Sectors: all Key Risks: political instability; policy uncertainty;...
    24 January 2022
  • Kazakhstan: ‘Old man should go’
    Date first published: 13/01/2022 Key sectors: all Key risks: political instability; civil unrest   Risk development Kazakhstan has experienced th...
    19 January 2022
  • Ones to Watch, 17 January 2022
    Americas: Controversy in Chile’s lithium sector set to continue after auction suspended Sectors: mining Key Risks: contract frustration; regulatory ...
    17 January 2022
  • Gulf of Guinea: Turbulent tides
    Date first published: 06/01/2022 Key sectors: commercial shipping Key risks: political violence; kidnap & ransom   Risk development Pirac...
    12 January 2022
  • Kidnap & Ransom Report: Q4 2021
    AKE's Kidnap and Ransom (K&R) Q4 2021 Special Report contains a selection of key K&R cases, trends and analyses based on AKE’s research on ...
    12 January 2022
  • Ones to Watch, 10 January 2022
    Americas: Brazil’s Petrobras set to finalise Braskem stake sale in February, delays still possible Sectors: oil and gas; petrochemicals Key Risks: b...
    10 January 2022
  • Political Risk Outlook Q4 2021 – Ones to Watch
    AKE's Political Risk Outlook Special Report contains a selection of five countries from around the world where the political or economic landscape was...
    06 January 2022
  • European Union: COVID-19 protest outlook 2022
    Date first published: 30/12/2021 Key sectors: media; all Key risks: civil unrest; terrorism; public health policy   Risk development In 2021 viol...
    05 January 2022
  • Ones to Watch, 04 January 2022
    Americas: Prime Minister’s assassination attempt highlights Haiti’s deepening instability risks Sectors: all; cargo transport; retail; overland tr...
    04 January 2022
  • Worldwide: The world economy in 2022
    Date first published: 23/12/21 Key sectors: all Key risks: COVID-19; inflation; debt   Risk development In a baseline case a continued recover...
    30 December 2021
  • Ones to Watch, 29 December 2021
    Americas: Barbados Prime Minister Mottley aims to secure re-election in January snap vote Sectors: all Key Risks: political instability; policy contin...
    29 December 2021