RiskMap is the leading annual forecast of political and security risk, compiled by Control Risks experts worldwide. For 2020 we have identified the global Top 5 Risks for business and selected 20 countries and regions across the world that will shape businesses strategies in the coming year.
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Islamic State (IS) confirmed the death of its leader Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi and announced his successor on 31 October. President Donald Trump had announced that Baghdadi had been killed in a US special forces raid four days earlier.
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With ambitious reform agendas, unfilled demand for goods and services, infrastructure gaps and one of the world’s fastest growing populations, Africa presents an abundance of opportunity and possibility for business. Download the fourth Africa Risk-Reward Index for a comparative snapshot of some of the continent’s largest and emerging markets.
Kidnap and extortion have long been a feature of South Africa's challenging criminal environment. Some recent high-profile kidnap cases have pushed the issue up the corporate security agenda.
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CEO Nick Allan joined Evan Davis and guests on BBC programme The Bottom Line to discuss how businesses strategise in uncertain times.
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As social unrest in Hong Kong enters the sixth month, confrontations between protesters and the police continue to lead to extensive disruption and other operational challenges for businesses.