What Are the Global Risks to Watch in 2019?

By Dr Maha Hosain Aziz

In his 1555 book, Les Propheties, French visionary Nostradamus apparently predicted that 2018 would mark the start of a world war between two major powers which would only deepen in 2019. Could that be between the US and China? Let’s see. What we do know is that the usual suspects will still hang over us this year — from various Middle Eastern conflicts and cyber attacks to global economic weakness and natural disasters. These are factors that pose a threat to our stability — that’s global risk in a nutshell. But what else can we…