Around the Bloc

19 October 2018
Putin Splashes Out on Uzbek Trip

Commercial, military, and scientific cooperation with Tashkent are all set for a boost.

19 October 2018
Ukraine, Poland Said Hit in New Cyberattack

IT company says three companies were compromised in attack similar to  takedown of Ukraine’s power grid in 2015.

19 October 2018
Stink Bugs Devastate Georgia’s Hazelnut Crop

With no income from the devastated orchards, some farmers are turning to smuggling to make ends meet.

18 October 2018
U.S. Securities Losing Their Glitter in Russia

With gold attractively priced, Eastern European countries have been stocking up on the metal this year.

17 October 2018
Armenia Set for Snap Elections

Prime Minister Nikol Pashinyan will resign in order to hold new elections that could cement his party’s rapid rise to power.

16 October 2018
Romanian Prosecutors Baffled by Government Restrictions

Many younger prosecutors face being thrown off of major corruption cases.

16 October 2018
Hungary Homelessness Ban Takes Effect

New law allows authorities to destroy rough sleepers’ possessions and order them to do public service.

16 October 2018
Trans-Mongolia Gas Pipeline ‘In the Works’: Putin

Asian ‘super grid’ project also on the drawing board, but many hitches could lie ahead.

15 October 2018
Cold Welcome in Kyrgyzstan for Potential Tourist Visa-Free Regime With China

Opponents argue that the liberalization of visas for tourists may lead to influx of unregistered workers.

15 October 2018
Indian Film Studios Are Flocking to Southeastern Europe

In addition to its picturesque settings, tax breaks and visa exemptions make Serbia one of the rising stars in the Bollywood sky.



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