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Ethiopia’s expanding conflict

The Ethiopian government declared a six-month state of emergency on 2 November, citing “a grave and imminent danger against the existence and sovereignty of the country” from the opposition Tigray Defence Forces (TDF), which captured two strategic ci...
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IHS Markit Analyst @ IHS Markit 24 November 2021

Myanmar counterinsurgency operations

Credible national and international media report that Myanmar’s military is expected to launch Operation Anawrahta during early November. In the six-month outlook, Myanmar’s military will launch multiple combined forces operations in areas where PDFs...
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IHS Markit Analyst @ IHS Markit 2 November 2021

Higher European gas prices will depress consumption and increase social tensions

Record-high gas prices a shock to disposable income when the negative effects of the pandemic are still sizeable. A combination of higher demand and supply constraints has driven European wholesale natural gas prices to record highs. The crunch on ho...
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IHS Markit Analyst @ IHS Markit 5 October 2021
Higher European gas prices will depress consumption and increase social tensions
Higher European gas prices will depress consumption and increase social tensions

IHS Markit downgrades Kuwait’s short-term rating

HS Markit downgraded Kuwait’s short-term rating to 5 from 0 (to AA or Very High Quality from AAA or Highest Quality on the generic scale), while revising the short- and medium-term rating outlooks to Stable from Negative. Not only has the expiry of d...
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IHS Markit Analyst @ IHS Markit 1 October 2021

South African economy’s financial outflows accelerate in Q2

South Africa’s current account found significant support from resilient global commodity prices despite pressures from acceleration of financial account outflows witnessed during the first half of 2021. Gross dividend receipts decreased sharply durin...
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IHS Markit Analyst @ IHS Markit 1 October 2021
South African economy’s financial outflows accelerate in Q2
South African economy’s financial outflows accelerate in Q2

Sri Lanka's economic headwinds put pressure on debt-servicing ability

Sri Lanka has faced continued sovereign-debt-servicing pressure because of economic and financial conditions, with the significantly affected tourism sector affecting its ability to obtain foreign currency as a way to repay the debt because of its he...
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IHS Markit Analyst @ IHS Markit 23 September 2021