Economy & Business

28 November 2018
Turning the Compass to Find Positive North Premium
What happens if a journalist tries to seek out more optimistic news stories?
By Martin Ehl
 
23 November 2018
Pristina to Belgrade: Recognize Us or Face Long Trade War Premium

Kosovo has imposed 100 percent tariffs on Serbian and Bosnian goods in a decision that could seriously hurt its economy.

 
20 November 2018
A New Eurasian Order?
Kazakhstan is hoping to reap economic benefits from performing a balancing between China and Russia. From The Conversation.
By Moritz Pieper
 
20 November 2018
Tajik Mega-Dam Starts Producing Power Premium

Rogun dam project was for long a sore point with neighbor Uzbekistan, but international investors felt the potential gains outweighed the risk.

 
19 November 2018
Polish Banking Scandal Deepens Premium

Central bank governor lashes out at tycoon who claimed a regulator solicited him for a huge bribe.

 
9 November 2018
The Richest of the Semi-Rich: The Slovak Middle Class Premium

Though Slovaks’ living standards are improving, their financial planning lags behind, with most opting for property ownership but not for any additional investments.

 
8 November 2018
Agrokor’s Todoric Extradited to Croatia Premium

Collapse of the food and retail group would threaten jobs across the Balkans.

 
2 November 2018
Taxing Times for Uber in Turkey Premium

Called “a terrorist organisation … founded in San Francisco” by a taxi union head and lambasted by the country’s president, Uber could be completely banned next week.

By Gorkem Pancaroglu
 
30 October 2018
Germany Still Owes Us for War Damage: Polish President Premium

Greece may also demand more compensation for World War II devastation.

 
24 October 2018
Food Shortages, Rising Costs Bedevil Turkmenistan Premium
More hardships in store as citizens will no longer receive free utilities from next year.
 

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We would like to invite you to meet Kathryn Thier, a recognized expert and instructor of Solutions Journalism from the University of Oregon School of Journalism and Communication.

 

Join us to learn more about the connections between investigative reporting and Solutions Journalism and discover the impact that bringing the “whole” story has on communities. Kathryn’s keynote speech will be followed by a panel discussion on bringing the solutions perspective into reporting practices with Nikita Poljakov, deputy editor in chief of the business daily Hospodářské noviny. Nikita is also head of the project “Nejsi sám” (You are not alone), which uses the solutions approach to tackle the issue of male suicide. The main program will be followed by an informal wine reception. 

 

The event will take place on Monday, 25 March at 5 p.m. in the Hollar building of the Charles University Faculty of Social Sciences (Smetanovo nábřeží 6, Praha 1). The event will be in English. 

 

Attendance is free upon registration - please, fill in the registration form.

 

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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. 

It is a unique and intimate map of the nation.

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