| Tadao Chino, president, ADB
The importance of closer of regional co-operation and integration. By Tadao Chino, president of the Asian Development Bank
The EBRD is set to publish a gloomy economic forecast as analysts grow increasingly gloomy over the scale of the impact of the Ukraine crisis on the global economy
Warsaw is home to the largest CEE-headquartered stock exchange, Bucharest is rapidly trying to replicate the structure, while Vienna dominates the Central and Eastern Europe Stock Exchange Group. Throw the Moscow Exchange into the mix and the battle for the CEE power exchange will prove a fascinating one
Having avoided bail-outs and abanking sector collapse last year, Slovenia faces a new crisis — this time a political one following the resignation of prime minister Alenka Bratusek. The biggest impact could be on much-needed economic reform
The EBRD has hailed the decision by the Kazakh government to channel billions of dollars of state revenues through its offices as a ‘game changer’ in economic development
Energy security in central and western Europe has shot straight back to the top of the agenda following Russia’s annexation of the Crimea and its subsequent ratcheting up of pressure on Ukraine to settle its gas bills
The EBRD will take on Libya as a member this week but analysts are warning that the multilateral may be biting off more than it can chew
Because in the eurozone there is no political process to decide how the cost of adjustment should be shared out, there is now a breakdown of trust between different countries.
Stephen King, chief economist, HSBC
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