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PEST Analysis: Zambia

Oct 2021

Zambia has many challenges, including pervasive corruption, a weak rule of law, and massive external debt. Economic development could be hampered by its heavy debt burden, whilst vast copper deposits expose the country to global commodity price…

USD 150
Country Report

PEST Analysis: Trinidad and Tobago

Oct 2021

Trinidad and Tobago is wealthy and stable; however, it is held back by a weak judiciary and high levels of corruption. Real GDP growth should return to the economy in 2021, after the deleterious effect that the Coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic had in…

USD 150
Country Report

PEST Analysis: Maldives

Oct 2021

Political stability is being addressed by the Solih government, in particular state corruption. Economic growth should return in 2021, following the deleterious effect of the Coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic in 2020, but the country needs to move…

USD 150
Country Report

PEST Analysis: Haiti

Oct 2021

Haiti suffers from considerable political instability and corruption is rife. Economic development will be severely hindered in the short term, owing to the devastation caused by the 2021 earthquake and the unstable political landscape, with…

USD 150
Country Report

PEST Analysis: Curacao

Oct 2021

The Netherlands maintains considerable clout over the affairs of Curacao, which is leading to growing calls for a full split from the European nation. Given that the economy is highly dependent on tourism and oil refining, it has suffered at the…

USD 150
Country Report

PEST Analysis: Cuba

Oct 2021

As one of the most ‘repressed’ countries globally, the autocratic communist regime is also creating social tensions. US sanctions continue to wreak havoc with the path of economic development, whilst the unification of the currency is likely to lead…

USD 150
Country Report

PEST Analysis: Chad

Oct 2021

Endemic corruption and autocratic rule characterise Chad, whilst the threat of terrorism from neighbouring countries persists. Relatively solid economic recovery is expected in the short term, thanks to the oil sector, whilst potential for foreign…

USD 150
Country Report

PEST Analysis: Benin

Oct 2021

Economic freedom in Benin is improving, but democracy is being eroded by a more authoritarian style of governance. Strength in agriculture will support solid economic development in the medium term, but reliance on Nigeria is a risk for the external…

USD 150
Country Report

PEST Analysis: Albania

Oct 2021

Albania is advancing with its programme to join the European Union (EU), but the large informal economy and endemic problems still hold it back. Annual real GDP growth should return in 2021, but several vulnerabilities could cloud the outlook.…

USD 150
Country Report

PEST Analysis: St Lucia

Oct 2021

St Lucia’s stable and democratic island is challenged by endemic corruption and worsening labour freedoms. Economic growth should return in 2021, but attempts at diversification need ramping up. Consumer expenditure is rising, but poverty remains an…

USD 150
Country Report

PEST Analysis: Sint Maarten

Oct 2021

Dependence on the Netherlands for fiscal support is a source of uncertainty for Sint Maarten. Crime rates are high and the country’s sovereign credit has been downgraded. Excessive reliance on tourism caused a severe recession, given the impact of…

USD 150
Country Report

PEST Analysis: Syria

Oct 2021

The repressive Assad regime has created political instability and endemic corruption. Economic development is being hampered by international sanctions and the negative effects of the civil war. Currency depreciation will result in huge inflationary…

USD 150
Strategy Briefing

Digital Transformation in Global Manufacturing

Oct 2021

The outbreak of COVID-19 has accelerated investments into digital tools as companies are looking for ways to make supply chains more resilient. Manufacturing companies are expected to benefit from new business models and revenue streams created in…

USD 1,325
Country Report

PEST Analysis: Jamaica

Oct 2021

Although generally stable and democratic, Jamaica is failing to control organised crime and corruption. Economic growth is slowly returning following the effects of the Coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic, but the country is over-reliant on the US.…

USD 150
Country Report

PEST Analysis: Rwanda

Oct 2021

The political situation in Rwanda is relatively stable, but is undermined by endemic corruption. Economic growth should return in 2021, despite the ongoing deleterious impact of the Coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic; however, the external sector will…

USD 150
Country Report

PEST Analysis: Mali

Oct 2021

Mali’s membership of the WAEMU helps provide much-needed stability to a country with a tumultuous political landscape. Real GDP growth is forecast to return in 2021, but the economy suffers from a narrow focus. Mali’s youthful population is…

USD 150
Strategy Briefing

Global Recovery Tracker: Q3 2021

Sep 2021

Although the performance of many economies globally continues to improve in Q3 2021, the momentum for recovery in 2021 is likely to have peaked due to the spread of the highly infectious Delta coronavirus variant, slowdown in vaccination campaigns in…

USD 1,325
Country Report

PEST Analysis: Puerto Rico

Sep 2021

High debt levels have caused Puerto Rico to enter bankruptcy arrangements, in a bid to tackle its weak state finances, which have raised calls for independence. Economic performance is likely to be below peers, owing to the negative impact of the…

USD 150
Country Report

PEST Analysis: Liechtenstein

Sep 2021

Liechtenstein has improved its image as a tax haven, whilst consumers and businesses enjoy a very low tax burden. However, the monarch wields considerable power. Although the economy is well diversified, it underperformed the regional average in…

USD 150
Country Report

PEST Analysis: Ghana

Sep 2021

Although Ghana is relatively politically stable, corruption is endemic and the rule of law is weak. As a major gold producer, this somewhat shielded the economy from the adverse effects of the Coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic, but, together with oil,…

USD 150
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