Economy & Business

20 February 2018
Banking Scandals Rock Latvia

Authorities say arrest of central bank chief is unrelated to suspicions centered on the country’s third biggest lender.

 
15 February 2018
Can the Romanian Economic Miracle Last?

Experts say high growth rates on the back of government handouts are unsustainable.

 
15 February 2018
Economic Diplomacy with Chinese Characteristics

A mysterious company is paving the New Silk Road in Eastern Europe and beyond. From China Digital Times.

By Martin Hala
 
13 February 2018
All About the Money
The weariness toward the EU and the turn to populism among Visegrad countries might be grounded in plausible economic arguments.
By Martin Ehl
 
9 February 2018
Saudis to Invest in TAPI Pipeline, Turkmenistan Claims

The problematic pipeline is set to celebrate a major milestone. Or is it just a mirage?

 
1 February 2018
CEE Braces for Proposed EU Farm Subsidy Cuts Premium

Czech Republic says big farmers must be protected; Hungary and Poland mull bigger contributions to EU budget.

 
31 January 2018
East European Dark Horse Shows Cryptocurrency Potential Premium

Thanks to its lax regulations and friendly tax conditions, Belarus could become a blockchain leader.

 
25 January 2018
Slovenian Public Workers Demand Wage Hike Premium
Unions plan more strikes, say time is ripe to officially end austerity measures brought in during the financial crash.
 
25 January 2018
Minsk Sidesteps Russian Play for Its Oil Trade Premium

Belarus relies on Russian energy, but economic factors argue against shipping its oil products via Russian ports.

 
24 January 2018
Ukrainian Oligarchs Under Scrutiny for Suspicious Loans Premium

Probe into Privatbank could shine more light on the financial stratagems of the country’s rich and powerful.

 

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