Kuwait Country Risk Report

Providing comprehensive data and in-depth analysis of political, financial and economic risk.

Report includes: BMI's Core Views, 10-year Forecasts, BMI's Economic Risk Index, Political Stability and Risk Index, Long-term Political Outlook, Operational Risk Index, SWOT Analysis and Structural Economic Sections

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  • Understand and measure the political, business environment and operational risks to your company
  • Gain insight on emerging trends that could support, strengthen or disrupt your activities in the market
  • Benefit from 10-year macroeconomic forecasts and insight into the structural characteristics of the economy
  • Get the long-term political outlook and explore possible scenarios for change
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Kuwait Country Risk Report
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Assess your risk exposure in Kuwait with our 100% independent forecasts assessing the pace and stability of this key market. Backed by trusted data from BMI Research's 52 million data point economic forecast model, this report will allow you to measure political, economic, business environment and operational risks in Kuwait with confidence.

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  • The functionality to translate your online report into your choice of 10 languages - Arabic, Chinese, French, German, Italian, Japanese, Korean, Portuguese, Russian and Spanish
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Executive Summary
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Core Views
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Key Risks
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Chapter 1: Economic Outlook
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SWOT Analysis
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BMI Economic Risk Index
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Economic Growth Outlook
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Gaining Momentum From Government's Five-Year Plan
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TABLE: SELECTED INFRASTRUCTURE PROJECTS
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GDP By Expenditure Outlook
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TABLE: GDP GROWTH FORECASTS
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TABLE: PRIVATE CONSUMPTION FORECASTS
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TABLE: GOVERNMENT CONSUMPTION FORECASTS
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Fiscal Policy And Public Debt Outlook
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Sovereign Profile Not At Risk
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TABLE: FIXED INVESTMENT FORECASTS
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TABLE: NET EXPORTS FORECASTS
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Structural Fiscal Position
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TABLE: MIDDLE EAST & NORTH AFRICA - CREDIT RATINGS
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External Trade And Investment Outlook
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2016 Current Account Deficit Is A Small Bump In The Road
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TABLE: FISCAL FORECASTS
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Outlook On External Position
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TABLE: CAPITAL & FINANCIAL ACCOUNT BALANCE
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TABLE: CURRENT ACCOUNT BALANCE FORECASTS
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Monetary Policy
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Modest Inflation Amid Slower Growth, Rising Rates
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TABLE: MONETARY POLICY
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Chapter 2: 10-Year Forecast
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The Kuwaiti Economy To 2025
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High Wealth, Yet Challenges To Growth
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TABLE: LONG-TERM MACROECONOMIC FORECASTS
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Chapter 3: Political Outlook
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SWOT Analysis
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BMI Political Risk Index
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Domestic Politics
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Election Law Reform To Increase Political Risk
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TABLE: POLITICAL OVERVIEW
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TABLE: GENERAL ELECTIONS IN KUWAIT SINCE 2006
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Long-Term Political Outlook
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Democracy: No Turning Back
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TABLE: TRANSPARENCY INTERNATIONAL CORRUPTION PERCEPTIONS INDEX 2015
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Chapter 4: Operational Risk
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SWOT Analysis
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Operational Risk Index
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Operational Risk
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TABLE: OPERATIONAL RISK
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Market Size and Utilities
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TABLE: MARKET SIZE AND UTILITIES RISK
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Labour Costs
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TABLE: LABOUR REGULATIONS GOVERNING FLEXIBILITY OF WORKFORCE
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Chapter 5:BMI Global Macro Outlook
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Global Macro Outlook
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Brexit Risk Casts A Long Shadow
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TABLE: GLOBAL ASSUMPTIONS
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TABLE: DEVELOPED STATES, REAL GDP GROWTH, %
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TABLE: EMERGING MARKETS, REAL GDP GROWTH, %
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MACROECONOMIC FORECAST
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TABLE: KUWAIT - MACROECONOMIC DATA & FORECASTS
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