Vietnam Faces Watershed Moment ahead of COP26

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For a sense of the stakes involved at the upcoming COP26 climate conference, look no further than Ho Chi Minh City’s fight against rising seawaters.

Global Forecast (10-25-2021)


A major lapse of the ‘ASEAN way,’ COVID-19 spreads in China , and Evergrande lives to fight another day.

Emerging Markets Hike Rates to Get Ahead of Inflation


Though central banks have approached the problem with different levels of urgency.

High Oil Prices Add to Emerging Market Currency Woes


High oil prices are just the latest headwind to bear down on emerging markets.

Default Looms as Evergrande Tests China’s Real Estate Sector

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The next chapter of the Evergrande saga is set to begin over the weekend.

SNAPSHOT: No Relief for Natural Gas Prices in Europe


Natural gas prices have skyrocketed in Europe since July, and they continue to defy gravity heading into the winter.

Global Forecast (10-18-2021)


China’s growth slowdown, a new ‘Sputnik moment,’ and global stagnation fears amid higher energy prices.

Egypt Looks to Trade, Manufacturing for Future Growth


Cairo is moving to situate itself at the heart of the post-COVID global trade order.

Want a Tesla? The Guinea Coup Might Make It More Expensive


Aluminum prices have been spiking in the wake of the Guinea coup, with likely pricing consequences for electric vehicles down the road.

India’s Act East Policy: Warning to China or Flawed Strategy?

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Modi’s Act East Policy has boosted naval capacity and morale, but fallen short on overland connectivity and trade promotion.

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