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Myanmar: From Promise To Profits

Over a year after our last special report on the topic, and approximately three years since widely ridiculed elections installed a fresh, nominally civilian government in the country, Myanmar...

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Chinese Investment In African Oil

Africa is now China’s second largest source of oil, surpassed only by the Middle East. This week we will look at how growing Chinese demand for energy is affecting African economies. Is Chinese...

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Freight Rates And The Global Economy

Over 90% of global trade travels by ship, making the international freight market a key part of the global economy. Since 2009, the cost of shipping goods by sea has been highly volatile, and now...

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Beneficiation In The Mining Sector

This week, Risk Watchdog discusses beneficiation in the mining sector with Ed Coughlan, the head of BMI’s mining analysis research team. Concerned that local populations are not benefiting from...

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Asia 2013: No Time For Complacency

Despite the fact that Asia’s 2013 growth outlook appears to be brightening in line with a long-awaited bounce in the Chinese economy, we maintain that 2013 is no time for complacency. Head of Asia...

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