Economy & Business

9 July 2018
Brussels Hits Moldova Where It Hurts Premium

Pressure grows for a re-run of disputed Chisinau mayoral election as rumors fly about oligarchs pulling the strings.

5 July 2018
Another Huge Banking Scandal Hits Baltics Premium

A major Danish bank’s operations in Estonia are facing allegations of laundering as much as $8.3 billion.

3 July 2018
Central and Eastern Europe See Record Low Unemployment Premium

Despite strong growth, region’s economies still struggle to create skilled jobs and retain young workers.

28 June 2018
Lithuanian Crypto Boom Raises Money Laundering Fears Premium

The small Baltic economy is near the top of the global table for ICOs and cryptocurrency startups.

21 June 2018
Slovak Farmers Demand End to Subsidy Fraud Premium

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 Premium

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 Premium

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 Premium

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 Premium

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



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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. 

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