RiskMap Podcast: Venezuela; Power shifts in Southern Africa; The global cyber threat
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RiskMap Podcast: Venezuela update; Power shifts in Southern Africa; The global cyber threat
The RiskMap Podcast - A conversation about what's happening in the world and what it means for global business.
In this edition:
- Laura Sharkey, an analyst covering the Andean region, provides an update on the crisis in Venezuela and the outlook for businesses operating there as the government of President Nicolas Maduro continues making moves to completely centralize power. [Minute 1:15]
- A series of high profile cyber attacks in recent months have highlighted the significant risks facing global businesses. Nicolas Reyes, Associate Director for Cyber Security, discusses how companies can get ahead of the ever-shifting cyber threat. [Minute 7:58]
- Barnaby Fletcher, an analyst covering Southern Africa, discusses the upcoming presidential election in Angola that will close the 38-year tenure of president José Eduardo dos Santos, South Africa's recent vote to continue the controversial rule of president Jacob Zuma, and how the varying questions around power and leadership throughout the region will impact the business environment. [Minute 16:30]
A visit to the world’s deepest lake, Baikal in Siberia, uncovers how local concerns about the environment mirror growing environmental awareness across Russia.
Four key political risks as the impasse between the TMC and the main opposition DFCF continues following the forcible dispersal of protestors by state security forces.
Twenty candidates are running for President of Guatemala, in a campaign where the key issues have been unemployment, security, corruption and the continuity of the UN-backed anti-corruption body CICIG.
A broadcaster needed to ensure the security and safety of hundreds of people and assets moving between 11 cities in Russia.
As the competition to succeed Theresa May as prime minister continues so does the political instability surrounding Brexit and the future of the UK’s relationship with the EU.