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see Institutional Revolutionary partyInstitutional Revolutionary party,
Span. Partido Revolucionario Institucional (PRI), Mexican political party. Established in 1929 as the National Revolutionary party by former President Plutarco Calles, it brought together the country's governmental, military, and
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(Primary Rate Interface) A digital transmission service for businesses from the telephone company. Widely used to connect a company PBX to the public switched telephone network (PSTN), PRI is an ISDN dial-up service that is based on the T1 line in North America (24 channels) and E1 in Europe (32 channels). Typically using four wire pairs, PRI/T1 provides 23 voice channels and one signaling channel, and PRI/E1 delivers 30 voice channels and two signaling channels. See ISDN, T1 and E1.
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One answer is a multi-country political risk insurance policy.
What is simple, however, is that in today's tumultuous world, any franchisor that is not using political risk insurance to protect itself against exposure overseas is walking a tightrope 20 stories off the ground without a safety net.
Now the banks are starting to come on board because they are realizing that export credit and political risk insurance works, and it does enable them to expand their business, This process was also helped by the fact that ICIEC was rated last year AA3 by Moody's Investors Service, which was re-affirmed in November after the impact of the crisis.
Through the initiative, public and private sector enterprises could benefit from improved access to cross-border financing as a result of MIGA's provision of political risk insurance, which helps international investors mitigate non-commercial risks.
Sovereign, owned by ACE Bermuda Insurance Ltd, a wholly-owned subsidiary of ACE Limited (NYSE:ACE), is a provider of political risk insurance and reinsurance.
ENERGY FIELDS SEIZED: The Bolivian government sent troops on May 1 to occupy 56 oil and gas installations, mostly controlled by foreign companies, alarming trade credit and political risk insurance markets.
For example, to enhance its ability to efficiently securitize the loan in the future, the lender required political risk insurance, as Nevis does not have a sovereign rating.
The Risks We Run: Mining, Communities and Political Risk Insurance
To mitigate potential losses, companies are turning to political risk insurance.
The Export Finance and Insurance Corporation (EFIC) has introduced a new political risk insurance policy for plant and equipment to meet the specific needs of the mining, engineering and construction sectors.
To protect themselves from these perils, more and more risk managers are reassessing political risk insurance.

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