Five Political Risks To Watch
- THAILAND. // Asia Monitor: South East Asia Monitor Volume 1;Nov2004, Vol. 15 Issue 11, p2
The article focuses on political risk in Thailand. Prime Minister Thaksin Shinawatra has vowed to eradicate the corruption that pervades the Thai government. In a televised address, Thaksin promised to reward those who named corrupt officials. Higher oil prices pushed Thai imports to a record...
- RISK SUMMARY: THAILAND. // Asia Monitor: South East Asia Monitor Volume 1;Apr2005, Vol. 16 Issue 4, p2
This article focuses on the political and economic risks in Thailand. Thailand's Prime Minister Thaksin Shinawatra is looking at new ways to solve the violence in the three southern provinces, which has left over 600 people dead. Shinawatra, who is normally intolerant of any criticism, surprised...
- THAILAND: RISK SUMMARY. // Asia Monitor: South East Asia Monitor Volume 1;Jan2010, Vol. 21 Issue 1, p2
The article focuses on the political and economic risks in Thailand. The People' Alliance for Democracy of Thailand has conducted a protest regarding Prime Minister Thaksin Shinawatra's appointment as Cambodia's Economic Advisor. Thai export has posted a remarkable growth in 2009 despite the...
- CAMBODIA: RISK SUMMARY. // Asia Monitor: South East Asia Monitor Volume 1;Jan2010, Vol. 21 Issue 1, p6
The article provides an overview of the political risk, economic risk and business environment in Cambodia. Cambodia's Prime Minister and Laos Prime Minister has agreed to settle border conflicts and rise up economic co-operation. Thai Prime Minister Thaksin Shinawatra, appointed economic...
- IRAN: RISK SUMMARY. // Middle East Monitor: The Gulf;Feb2012, Vol. 12 Issue 2, p6
The article reports on the political and economic risk in Iran, highlighting the approval of a legislation to broaden sanctions on Iran.
- POLITICAL RISK: Lingering Tensions. // Asia Monitor: South East Asia Monitor Volume 1;Apr2009, Vol. 20 Issue 4, p2
The article reports on the current political conditions in Thailand as of 2009. Although the political turmoil has somewhat decreased following government protests and the change of administration in 2008, the political atmosphere of the country remains susceptible. It also offers insight on the...
- Sanctions stir up political risk market. Kielmas, Maria // Business Insurance;8/19/96, Vol. 30 Issue 34, p31
Reports on the impact of the United States's sanctions on Cuba, Libya and Iran on the political risk market. Legislations regulating political risk insurance; Provisions of the legislative proposals.
- THE POLITICS OF INTERNATIONAL SANCTIONS: THE 2014 COUP IN THAILAND. Chachavalpongpun, Pavin // Journal of International Affairs;Fall/Winter2014, Vol. 68 Issue 1, p169
Following the coup of 22 May 2014 in Thailand, the military has striven to narrow the democratic space while curtailing many forms of freedom. But even with the worst kind of authoritarianism, political legitimacy remains fundamental for the longevity of the regime. To prolong its political...
- Rian Dundon: The Long Haul In Bangkok. Chin, Alan // BAGnewsNotes;5/6/2010, p1
A photograph depicting the protest of the supporters of ousted Prime Minister Thaksin Shinawatra in Bangkok, Thailand is presented.