Control Risks is an independent, global risk consultancy specialising in helping organisations manage political, integrity and security risks in complex and hostile environments. We support clients by providing strategic consultancy, expert analysis and in-depth investigations, handling sensitive political issues and providing practical on-the-ground protection and support.

Our unique combination of services, geographical reach and the trust our clients place in us ensure we can help them to effectively solve their problems and realise new opportunities across the world.

  • Argentina: Currency risks to persist despite easing of import restrictions
  • Slovakia: New law to increase transparency, administrative burden in public procurement; integrity risk unchanged
  • Angola: Comments underscore president’s continued centrality to political stability
  • International Business Issues: Iranian nuclear deal remains likely despite delays, continued disagreements
  • Malaysia: Embezzlement allegations significantly raise likelihood of prime minister leaving office
  • Spain: Arrests of Georgian mafia members underline transnational character of crime
  • Asia & the Pacific: Japan’s military drills, opposition to China’s East China Sea projects highlight potential tensions
  • Kenya: Islamist militant attack in Mandera county underlines continued focus on Somali border areas
  • Afghanistan: Suicide attack against foreign convoy in Kabul underscores deteriorating countrywide security environment
  • Romania: Anti-corruption efforts likely to intensify, make gradual improvements as number of prosecutors increases
  • Lebanon: Tensions surrounding security appointments result in heightened threat of protests in coming days
  • China: Stricter environmental enforcement to see increased penalties, emission controls
  • Côte d'Ivoire: Reforms, investments likely to sustain power sector’s effectiveness in coming years
  • Algeria: Ethno-sectarian violence in Ghardaia underscores operational, incidental security risks from social unrest
  • Vietnam: New laws ease barriers to foreign investment but could limit access to arbitration
  • Argentina: Local election results highlight strength of opposition movement
  • Chile: Report highlights persistent threat of labour activism
  • El Salvador: Considerable upsurge in murders highlights significant deterioration in security environment

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