International Risk Review

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Eltoma Corporate Services would like to draw your attention to the potential business risks associated with trading in overseas countries. The headlines below highlight some of the recent changes that have impacted the risk environment.
Eltoma Corporate Services would like to draw your attention to the potential business risks associated with trading in overseas countries. The headlines below highlight some of the recent changes that have impacted the risk environment.

AFRICA

Kenya: Falling tourism and export revenues hit foreign currency reserves.

Morocco: Significantly lower oil prices have a positive bearing on the economic outlook.

MIDDLE EAST

Syria: Little prospect of an improvement in stability in the short term.

Yemen: The legitimacy of a new cabinet is called into question.

WESTERN EUROPE

France: Business failures increase amid a difficult business environment.

Greece: Uncertainty clouds the political outlook as a snap presidential election is called.

EASTERN EUROPE

Romania: Economic growth bounces back from the mediocre Q2 performance.

Serbia: The IMF resumes lending arrangement to help downsize the overburdened state.

ASIA PACIFIC

Bangladesh: Strong growth is seen in a number of key sectors.

Pakistan: A policy rate cut signals a reduced threat to inflation and helps lower business costs.

AMERICAS

Brazil: The central bank is expected to continue monetary tightening.

Mexico: Civil unrest causes presidential approval ratings to hit twenty-year low.