Significant progress has been made in recent years
The head of the EBRD, Sir Suma Chakrabarti, has told the bank’s shareholders that progress in driving economic reform across the region has been only modest. He explained how he plans to accelerate progress
A terrible cocktail of a vast debt pile, large fiscal deficit and lack of growth has pushed Croatia’s debt profile precariously close to unsustainable levels. Without comprehensive structural reforms, many believe the country’s economy will be in crisis by the end of the decade.
More than 20 people have died in riots in Macedonia but the country’s inward investment chief has told Emerging Markets that the nation is on track for eventual EU membership
Russia is finally diversifying its economy — but not in the way anyone expected
The head of the Bucharest Stock Exchange tells Emerging Markets how a planned series of privatisations is a signal that Romania should be seen as an emerging economy rather than a frontier market
Russia’s eastward foray and energy deals with China, far from saving its economy, are revealing Vladimir Putin’s weak bargaining position.
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