Economy & Business

30 October 2012
The Tangled Webs of Lithuanian Politics and Bulgarian National Identity

Plus, Serbia to begin building South Stream pipeline by year’s end and Madeleine Albright confronts claims of war profiteering.

By Ky Krauthamer, Joshua Boissevain, and Nino Tsintsadze
Alisher Saipov
26 October 2012
Georgia Gets a New Government, Bishkek Reopens Journalist Murder Case

Plus, Bulgaria targets “lazy savers” and changes may be in store for Serbia’s most Western-oriented political party.

By S. Adam Cardais and Ioana Caloianu
24 October 2012
Berlin Unveils Romani Holocaust Memorial, Russia Remembers Dubrovka Tragedy

Plus, Latvian officials set date for euro adoption and a Slovak firm denies shoddy testing of medical products.

By Ky Krauthamer, Joshua Boissevain, Andrew McIntyre, and Nino Tsintsadze
23 October 2012
Russian Opposition Picks Leaders Online, Georgian Defense Minister Flees

Plus, BP deal could make Rosneft even bigger and Croatia’s impending EU entry unnerves Germany.

By Ky Krauthamer, Joshua Boissevain, Ioana Caloianu, and Nino Tsintsadze
22 October 2012
Belgrade, Pristina Near ‘Historic Agreement,’ Russia Claims 49 Militants Killed

Plus, Hungary and Romania plan restrictions on land sales to foreigners and Georgia’s only Russian-language TV station goes off the air.

By Ky Krauthamer, Joshua Boissevain, Ioana Caloianu, and Nino Tsintsadze
19 October 2012
Far Right and Roma Stage Dueling Protests in Hungary, Putin Against Headscarves

Plus, privatization gets violent in Kosovo and a potential blow is struck against bride-kidnapping in Kyrgyzstan. 

By Jeremy Druker, Joshua Boissevain, Ioana Caloianu, and Nino Tsintsadze

18 October 2012
Russian Opposition Leader Arrested, Kyiv Investigates Tymoshenko Video

Plus, racism at a Serbia soccer match causes outrage and Georgia will participate in the Sochi Olympics.

By S. Adam Cardais 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.

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