Economy & Business

18 April 2019
The Attempted Telegram Ban – One Year Later
The channels of this popular messaging app became the go-to place for Russian political gossip and leaks – and a threat to Vladimir Putin.
By Dan Tran
18 April 2019
Gazprom Ends Boycott of Turkmen Gas

Though modest, the deal brings a rare ray of hope for Turkmenistan’s shrinking state finances.

12 April 2019
Migration: Ukraine’s Bane or Boon?

Mass labor migration eases pressure on the battered economy, but brain drain looms as more professionals join the exodus.

Russian icebreaker
11 April 2019
Putin Outlines Arctic Expansion Plans
Russia is consolidating its position as the major commercial and military power in the far north.

Russia is consolidating its position as the major commercial and military power in the far north.

5 April 2019
West Balkans to End Roaming Fees

In southeastern Europe, the days of shockingly high roaming charges are numbered.

4 April 2019
Architects Slam Zagreb Redevelopment Scheme
UAE’s Eagle Hills is a possible partner on the huge revitalization project.
29 March 2019
A Token Success for Belarusian Blockchain Premium

Tax breaks and other perks are luring foreign tech money into a country known for a tightly controlled economy.

26 March 2019
Press Enter if Guilty Premium

Famous as the incubator of tech startups like Skype, Estonia now wants to employ AI judges.

20 March 2019
Romania’s Antiquated Road System Gets One Meter Longer Premium

A fast-food chain owner opened a road to nowhere in a bid to jumpstart the country’s flagging highway construction program.

8 March 2019
The Marketing Strategies of Ukraine’s Coal-Rich Rebels Premium

As Ukraine’s coal production drops, Belarusian coal exports shoot up.




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