Economy & Business

17 May 2018
How Blockchain Is Changing Georgia

The country has emerged as a leader in large-scale cryptocurrency mining, thereby exposing its social and environmental effects.

 
17 May 2018
European Lobbying Could Save Russian Industrial Giant
Complaints from European governments and multinationals apparently persuaded White House to take a second look at sanctions against Oleg Deripaska’s Rusal.
 
10 May 2018
Poland in New Move Against Russian Pipeline

Regulator could punish Gazprom and its partners in the German-backed Nord Stream 2 project.

 
3 May 2018
Turkmenistan Opens New, Guinness Record-Worthy Port Premium
Overall financial outlook remains cloudy despite official assurances the resource-dependent economy is on the rebound.
 
30 April 2018
New Budget Rules Could Widen EU’s East-West Divide Premium

Poland and Co. may be feeling some jitters as the Commission seeks broad new powers against malcontents.

 
30 April 2018
It's the Economy, Stupid! Premium
More and more, only slumping financial figures seem powerful enough to turn back creeping authoritarianism in Central Europe.
By Martin Ehl
 
26 April 2018
Latvia Asks for Help to Sanitize Banking Sector Premium

Time is running out to ease fears of our international partners, prime minister warns.

 
11 April 2018
Merkel Gives Ground on Nord Stream 2 Premium

Berlin has until now stressed the pipeline’s commercial advantages, but can no longer ignore the swelling chorus of discontent.

 
10 April 2018
Latest U.S. Sanctions Take Aim at Russian Oligarchs Premium

Russian stocks plunge as investors react to a stinging new round of economic measures.

 
10 April 2018
Russia Turns Screws on Popular Messaging App Premium

Saying user messages are sacrosanct, Telegram is refusing to give the authorities back-door access to accounts.

 

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