Economy & Business

9 September 2011
In Belarus, a “Miracle” Built on Sand Bottoms Out Premium

Minsk's response to the currency crisis creates scarcity and inflation but little backlash.

By Sergei Korol
8 September 2011
China Tops Europe in Central Asia Trade, Putin Switches on Nord Stream Premium
Plus, Uzbeks line up for cut-rate meat and Poland gives the EU a pep talk.
By Ky Krauthamer
7 September 2011
Treating Kosovo’s Broken Health System Premium

New government minister presses overhaul of a system that is ill-equipped to handle most patients.

By S. Adam Cardais
6 September 2011
Slovenia Finally Starts to Move on the Patria Corruption Case Premium

The charges facing the country’s former prime minister are likely political, but they could also be true.

By Martin Ehl
5 September 2011
To Beat Greece, or Let It Run? Premium

Any way of solving the euro zone debt problem will bring pain to the debtor countries – and the creditors. From

By Vladimir Mau
5 September 2011
Budapest ‘Criminalizes Homelessness,’ Murder Suspect Accuses Ukraine’s Kuchma

Plus, Kazakhstan locks up labor lawyer and Russia mothballs pipeline through Bulgaria.

By Barbara Frye



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