COUNTRY RISK RATINGS AND NEWS ANALYSIS

NEWS ANALYSIS

February 23, 2017
Surging investment as well as stronger external demand and continued robust consumption have ensured that the Israeli economy has continued to...
February 23, 2017
Corruption continues to be a serious problem for the majority of countries in South Asia. According to the 2016 Corruption Perceptions Index (CPI),...
February 23, 2017
Event A second round of a World Bank initiative, the scaling solar programme, which helps the Zambian authorities to tender energy projects to...
February 23, 2017
Event In January the annual rate of consumer price inflation (EU harmonised measure) rose to 0.2%, up from -0.2% in December, according to data from...
February 23, 2017
Event The Bank of Korea (BOK, the central bank) left its benchmark interest rate, the base rate, unchanged at a record low of 1.25%, following its...
February 23, 2017
Event Venezuela's stock of international reserves has continued to fall in recent weeks, declining from US$11bn at end-2016 to US$10.5bn in late...
February 23, 2017
Event Commercial Bank of Qatar (CBQ) was the final retail bank in the country to announce its 2016 results on February 21st. Analysis Aggregate...