Economy & Business

10 December 2012
A White Knight Contrarian Rides into Bulgaria Premium

Slumping ad revenues and compromised journalism don’t deter a British investor, who could help clean up the place.

By Marius Dragomir
10 December 2012
Moscow Preps Its Quid for Magnitsky Bill Quo, Romania Elections Set Up Another Stalemate

Plus, Belarusian timber workers are barred from quitting, and a Kazakh activist is jailed as the anniversary of Zhanaozen nears.

By Barbara Frye, Joshua Boissevain, Ioana Caloianu, and Nino Tsintsadze
7 December 2012
Sarajevo U.S. Embassy Gunman Convicted, Orthodox Church Slams Belgrade Over Kosovo

Plus, activists demand the release of Uzbekistan’s political prisoners, and U.S. passage of the Magnitsky bill enrages Moscow.

By S. Adam Cardais and Ioana Caloianu
7 December 2012
Santa Claus is Coming to Targu Jiu Premium

Romania’s politicians hand out gifts and promises in the campaign for this weekend’s parliamentary elections.

By Razvan Amariei
6 December 2012
Rebels in a Strange Land Premium

Woe betide the foreign bureaucrat who tries to push around a determined Bulgarian woman.

By Boyko Vassilev



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.

© Transitions Online 2016. All rights reserved. ISSN 1214-1615
Published by Transitions o.s., Baranova 33, 130 00 Prague 3, Czech Republic.