HONG KONG MONITOR  16 April 2021
April 16, 2021

HONG KONG MONITOR 16 April 2021

UK-China relations worsen amid calls for PM Johnson to impose sanctions; CE Lam considering relaxation of COVID-19 restrictions as vaccine rollouts continue; anti-government Epoch Times office attacked; and, electoral reforms accelerating Hong Kong’s assimilation into Beijing’s political infrastructure. We assess the threats and developments that impact organisations in the week ahead.


SIM Report: Deteriorating economic conditions in N. Korea, political instability in S. Korea portend increased risks to regional security
April 15, 2021

SIM Report: Deteriorating economic conditions in N. Korea, political instability in S. Korea portend increased risks to regional security

This SIM report looks at growing cybersecurity risks on the Korean Peninsula, as well as security and pandemic risks in Taiwan.
SIM Report: Venezuela and Russia deepen trade, energy and military ties
April 15, 2021

SIM Report: Venezuela and Russia deepen trade, energy and military ties

The latest Sub-Regional Intelligence Monitor (SIM) examines Venezuela and Russia’s deepening of diplomatic ties.

HONG KONG MONITOR  9 April 2021
April 9, 2021

HONG KONG MONITOR 9 April 2021

Calls to replace AstraZeneca vaccine with J&J grow due to side-effects concerns; bilateral tensions ratchet up between Beijing and London over BNO passport issue; and sentencing day for pro-democracy activists will send concerning message to the international community and foreign businesses. We assess the threats and developments that impact organisations in the week ahead.


SNAPSHOT: US joint boycott of Beijing 2022 Winter Olympics poses threat to commercial viability of 2021 Tokyo Olympics
April 9, 2021

SNAPSHOT: US joint boycott of Beijing 2022 Winter Olympics poses threat to commercial viability of 2021 Tokyo Olympics

Our latest Snapshot examines the likelihood and commercial impact of a US-led joint boycott of the Beijing 2022 Winter Olympics on the 2021 Tokyo Olympics.

 GEOPOLITICAL AND CYBERSECURITY RISK WEEKLY BRIEF 6 APRIL 2021
April 6, 2021

GEOPOLITICAL AND CYBERSECURITY RISK WEEKLY BRIEF 6 APRIL 2021

Our Geopolitical and Cybersecurity Risk Weekly Brief, a joint report with our partners from Cyjax, covers: 
  • Attacks and cybersecurity news
  • Data breaches, fraud and vulnerabilities
  • APT activity and malware campaigns
  • Geopolitical threats and impacts

HONG KONG MONITOR  2 April 2021
April 2, 2021

HONG KONG MONITOR 2 April 2021

Beijing eroding political opposition participation in LegCo; Pfizer-BioNTech vaccine set to resume rollout after temporary pause; and trial of opposition activists and politicians likely to elevate political and business risks in the territory. We assess the threats and developments that impact organisations in the week ahead.


SIM REPORT: COVID-19 continues to hamper logistics in Kenya, raising business costs
March 31, 2021

SIM REPORT: COVID-19 continues to hamper logistics in Kenya, raising business costs

This East & Southern Africa Sub-Regional Intelligence Monitor (SIM) report assess the logistics impact of COVID-19 in Kenya, and how protracted load-shedding in South Africa will hamper economic recovery. 
 GEOPOLITICAL AND CYBERSECURITY RISK WEEKLY BRIEF 29 MARCH 2021
March 29, 2021

GEOPOLITICAL AND CYBERSECURITY RISK WEEKLY BRIEF 29 MARCH 2021

Our Geopolitical and Cybersecurity Risk Weekly Brief, a joint report with our partners from Cyjax, covers: 
  • Attacks and cybersecurity news
  • Data breaches, fraud and vulnerabilities
  • APT activity and malware campaigns
  • Geopolitical threats and impacts