Economy & Business

28 August 2012
Fires Ravage Balkans, Eight-Year Sentence for Russian Activist

Plus, Albania debates garbage imports and Bulgaria looks to diversify its energy supply.

By Ky Krauthamer, Joshua Boissevain, Ioana Caloianu, and Ernad Halilovic
27 August 2012
Neo-Nazis March in Hungary, Belgrade Moves to Halt Kosovo Privatizations

Plus, a top fugitive from Kyrgyzstan surfaces in Minsk and Ukraine’s president looks to work the Russian angle ahead of elections.

By Barbara Frye, Joshua Boissevain, Ioana Caloianu, and Ernad Halilovic
27 August 2012
Smuggling Booms on the Uzbek-Kyrgyz Border

Protectionism and corruption help fuel illegal trade and boost the economy in border towns.

24 August 2012
Russia Wants to Extradite 'Merchant of Death,' Fire Erupts at Kazakh Murder Site Premium

Plus, Montenegro struggles with Roma refugee housing, and Europe marks its totalitarian past.

By S. Adam Cardais and Ernad Halilovic



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