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Each week, we break down international news into our four quadrants of risk and present ways to mitigate those risks.

Hazard and Event Risks

The Indian Medical Association has declared a public health emergency in the national capital region of Delhi after air quality deteriorated to the “severe” category. - Four foreign workers of Turkish company Enka were kidnapped in southwest Libya. - The Organization of American States revealed that following the municipal elections that took place on November 5, violent unrest broke out in the Caribbean Coast Region of Nicaragua.

Technology and Information Risks

Crypto-wallet company Parity Technologies Ltd. issued a “critical” security alert after some users reported that their funds were “frozen.” - Mexico’s National Commission for the Protection and Defense of Users of Financial Services (CONDUSEF) warned clients of the multinational banking and financial services company, HSBC, about a new scam. - Late last week, reports stated that a number of false versions of the messenger application WhatsApp were available on the Google Play Store for Android devices.

Operational and Physical Risks

Philippines President Rodrigo Duterte has ordered military forces to halt construction work on a sandbar in a disputed area of the South China Sea. - The Organization of American States (OAS) revealed that following the municipal elections that took place on November 5, violent unrest broke out in the Caribbean Coast Region of Nicaragua. - Irish Rail workers will continue with their scheduled strikes despite a bid to resolve the dispute between the Irish Rail Management and the Trade Union Group, which includes the National Bus and Rail Union.

Market and Economic Risks

The Oil Companies Advisory Council, an umbrella organization of multiple oil marketing companies and refineries in Pakistan, threatened Honda Atlas Cars with legal action if it did not withdraw its complaint against fuel quality in the country. - The European Commission (EC) split over the use of glyphosate and could not muster the majority needed to renew its license for the next five years, even as its current license expires on December 15. - The Mexican Association of Insurance Institutions reported last week that there were 86,000 insured vehicles robbed during September 2016-September 2017.

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