SIM Report: Northeast Asia, Issue 4
January 27, 2020

SIM Report: Northeast Asia, Issue 4

Our Sub-regional Intelligence Monitor (SIM) report on Northeast Asia looks at:

  • The opening up of China's O&G sector
  • Growing cyber risks in Asia-Pacific
  • The implications of Taiwanese President Tsai Ing-wen's re-election

A2 Global's Brexit Outlook: Parliamentary approval clears way for Brexit, high-stakes trade talks with EU
January 24, 2020

A2 Global's Brexit Outlook: Parliamentary approval clears way for Brexit, high-stakes trade talks with EU

With the Brexit bill officially becoming legislation, the UK is to depart the EU on 31 January. A2 Global examines what the next steps hold for the withdrawal process. 
HONG KONG PROTEST MONITOR 24 January 2020
January 24, 2020

HONG KONG PROTEST MONITOR 24 January 2020

Violent clashes on 19 January ended a period of relative calm in the territory. We assess the threat for the week ahead.


SNAPSHOT: Novel coronavirus poses increasing global public health risk
January 22, 2020

SNAPSHOT: Novel coronavirus poses increasing global public health risk

A2 Global Risk assesses the global public health risk posed by the novel coronavirus that originated in the central Chinese city of Wuhan.
ZAMBIA: Corruption allegations against president's allies underscore medium-term compliance risks
January 20, 2020

ZAMBIA: Corruption allegations against president's allies underscore medium-term compliance risks

An investigation by US-based Environmental Investigation Agency (EIA) in early December 2019 alleged that the local production and overseas trade of ‘mukula’ logs was being facilitated by corrupt officials, including family members and close allies of Zambian President Edgar Lungu. This underscores medium-term compliance risks. 
HONG KONG PROTEST MONITOR  17 January 2020
January 17, 2020

HONG KONG PROTEST MONITOR 17 January 2020

Another quiet week with few violent incidents as Hong Kong prepares to usher in the Year of the Rat. A2 Global Risk assesses the outlook for the week ahead
SIM Report: Central & Eastern Europe, Issue 2
January 16, 2020

SIM Report: Central & Eastern Europe, Issue 2

In the latest Central & Eastern Europe SIM, we examine the implications a successful prisoner exchange between Ukraine and Russia will have on bilateral relations, an ASF outbreak, and the continuing compliance risks facing investors in two Baltic countries.

SIM REPORT: Latin America & Caribbean, Issue 3
January 15, 2020

SIM REPORT: Latin America & Caribbean, Issue 3

Our Sub-regional Intelligence Monitor (SIM) report on Latin America & Caribbean looks at:

  • A diplomatic dispute between Bolivia, on the one hand, and Mexico and Spain, on the other.
  • Ride-hailing giant Uber’s decision to exit Colombia.
  • A spike in ATM theft highlighting security risks facing visitors to Mexico City.

 

HONG KONG PROTEST MONITOR 10 January 2020
January 10, 2020

HONG KONG PROTEST MONITOR 10 January 2020

Hong Kong experiences a period of relative calm after unrest over the New Year holiday. A2 Global Risk assesses the situation for the week ahead.