Economy & Business

21 June 2018
Slovak Farmers Demand End to Subsidy Fraud

Protest against lack of transparency in agricultural sector is inspired by the work of a slain journalist.

19 June 2018
Two People to Be Prosecuted in Latvian Banking Scandal

Although their names were not mentioned, public TV identified one of them as Bank of Latvia Governor Ilmars Rimsevics.

18 June 2018
The Dark Side of Czech Poverty Stats

Working poor must borrow to make ends meet, leading to a vicious cycle that sends many deep into debt.

18 June 2018
Long Awaited, Long Feared: Russia to Raise Retirement Age

Population loss and a shrinking workforce are stressing the state’s capacity to maintain the pension system.

13 June 2018
Sofia Toes Starting Line for Euro Adoption

Some eurozone countries fear the EU’s poorest country could repeat the Greek catastrophe if it joins the euro too soon.

7 June 2018
Ukrainian Lawmakers Approve Anti-Corruption Court Premium

Move may help unlock critical IMF funding for the country’s war-scarred economy.

30 May 2018
The Hand That Feeds
Despite a flow of funds from the EU, Gagauzia’s citizens still pine for Russia. From Ziarul de Garda.
By Maxim Stratan
25 May 2018
EU Lets Gazprom Off Without Fines Premium

Some eastern member countries unhappy with Commission ruling on the dominant player in the continent’s gas market.

25 May 2018
U.S. Bans Turkmen Cotton Premium

As Uzbekistan begins phasing out use of forced labor to pick cotton, glare falls on its Central Asian neighbor.



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