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Jordan: Government's credibility on elections tested
The public remains sceptical that the king’s recent carefully calibrated reform process will bring a change in how the country is governed.

Americas

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Mexico: Challenges
Impunity packages highlight the challenge posed by the weak institutions in applying anti-corruption measures.

Asia

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PNG: A new horizon?
Big claims were made about the reserves of shale gas. But going beyond the exploration phase will introduce hurdles.

Europe

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Portugal: Tensions
We expect the EU to recommend a fine of symbolic value for non-compliance with its fiscal rules in 2015.

Middle East and Africa

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Qatar: Expatriates leave
Job losses are not only forcing many expatriates to leave, but could also affect Qatar's broader business reputation.

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World: EIU forecast
The "Brexit" vote will hit the UK quickly; second-round effects will then chill the global economy. Recent webcasts
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Data and markets analysis

UK: Growth picks up
Real GDP grew faster in the second quarter of 2016 than the first (before the referendum). We expect a sharp slowdown in the second half of the year, however.

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