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China lifts caps on foreign ownership of automakers
  • Control Risks
  • China
  • April 30 2018

China is removing joint venture requirements for foreign automakers. Control Risks Senior Analyst, Julia Coym, explains what this means. Click here to


Proactive cyber security: UK-US alert on mass targeting of network devices
  • Control Risks
  • USA, Russia, United Kingdom
  • April 24 2018

Last week, the US and the UK warned that Russian cyber threat actors were conducting a multi-year campaign to compromise network devices as a means of


A game of uncertainties
  • Control Risks
  • Middle East, Global
  • March 28 2018

The shocks and surprises of the past few years remind us that there is no room for complacency when it comes to geopolitical risks. Concerns about


2017 kidnapping trends in review
  • Control Risks
  • Global
  • March 22 2018

The well-established crime of kidnapping-for-ransom saw notable developments in 2017. Islamist extremist groups found their kidnapping operations


Beyond the org chart: Implications of China’s government reorganization
  • Control Risks
  • China
  • March 15 2018

Beyond the org chart: Implications of China’s government reorganization The National People’s Congress (NPC - legislature) on 17 March will approve a


The four furies of geopolitics: states vs. markets
  • Control Risks
  • Global
  • March 9 2018

In this video series we explore four “furies” of geopolitics that will impact the business environment in the coming years


The flag and the republic: the US in 2018
  • Control Risks
  • USA
  • February 22 2018

Think about the US as two countries: one is the global superpower, with its indispensable diplomacy, military deployments, cultural dominance, and


RussiaCIS Riskwatch - Issue 13
  • Control Risks
  • USA, Russia
  • February 5 2018

A year ago, as political and business analysts commented on Russia’s prospects in 2018, hopes were high that newly-elected US President Donald Trump


First look at Australia’s proposed new anti-bribery law
  • Control Risks
  • Australia, OECD
  • January 31 2018

The Australian government has tabled a series of new laws covering foreign bribery and other economic offenses. If these are passed into law, as we


Terrorism and new ideologies
  • Control Risks
  • USA, Global
  • December 18 2017

Terrorism and new ideologies If you're looking for good news about the global terrorist threat, this is it: the overall number of terrorist incidents