Economy & Business

9 January 2013
Racist Comments Trigger Ire in Hungary, Racist Fans Earn Teams Red Cards Premium

Plus, Uzbekistan and Kyrgyzstan will jointly probe border violence and Ukraine tries to straddle the EU and Russia-led trading blocs.

By Barbara Frye, Ioana Caloianu, Anna Novosad, Richard Parrish, and Nino Tsintsadze
8 January 2013
Ukraine to End Conscription, Amnesty Clouds Czech Election Premium

Plus, a controversial Swedish telecom takes a bullish approach to Central Asia and Moldova’s top prosecutor denies guilt in a fatal hunting accident.

By Ky Krauthamer, Ioana Caloianu, Anna Novosad, and Richard Parrish
3 January 2013
Ukraine Faulted Over Foreigner Abductions, Estonian Air’s Future in Doubt Premium

Plus, bitter Albanian political rivalry immobilizes election commission and Putin grants Gerard Depardieu Russian citizenship.

By Anna Novosad, Ioana Caloianu, Jeremy Druker, and Nirvana Bhatia
pussy riot
19 December 2012
Serbia Keeps Shedding Jobs, Georgia Debates Condom Ban

Plus, Hungarian students plan more protests despite government climb-down and British celebs urge David Cameron to shun Lukashenka.

By Ioana Caloianu, Nino Tsintsadze, Jeremy Druker, and Ky Krauthamer
Madneuli mine
18 December 2012
Cleaning Up Georgia’s Environmental Law Premium

Georgia’s new government is rushing to repeal recent environmental legislation that critics say opens a door to corruption.

By Tsira Gvasalia
18 December 2012
Gas Troubles in Kyrgyzstan and Ukraine, Macedonia Loses Torture Case

Plus, leading Russian activists launch a new rights body and Romania’s Basescu bows to necessity by reappointing rival Ponta as head of government.

By Ky Krauthamer, Joshua Boissevain, Ioana Caloianu, and Nino Tsintsadze



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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