Economy & Business

27 July 2016
Moldova Earns IMF Reprieve
But scandal-plagued Chisinau hears latest of many warnings that it must reform its banks and clean up corruption before it can access international money.
27 July 2016
Competitors Eye Budapest as Uber Exits

Strict new regulations don’t amount to a ban but leave the company no choice but to suspend its service in the Hungarian capital.

20 July 2016
Anger Grows Over Albanian Plan to Tame Wild River
Governmental plans to generate hydropower from the Vjosa River draw protests from environmentalists, locals.
13 July 2016
Bulgaria May Join Iran-Led Transport Corridor

Talks to continue on possible Iranian purchase of Russian-made equipment for a defunct Bulgarian nuclear plant.

13 July 2016
Poland Plans Partial Takeover of Private Pension Funds

Government announces major pension reform; former security officers might face the first cuts.

13 July 2016
Hungary May Open Doors to Guest Workers
Employers say non-EU workers needed to offset a growing labor shortage.
12 July 2016
Romanian Food Law Angers Big Retailers

The controversial law requires supermarkets to locally source at least 51 percent of many products.




Moldovan diaries

The Moldovan Diaries is a multimedia, interactive examination of the country's ethnic, religious, social and political identities by Paolo Paterlini and Cesare De Giglio.

This innovative approach to story telling gives voice to ordinary people and takes the reader on the virtual trip across Moldovan rural and urban landscapes. 

It is a unique and intimate map of the nation.

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