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Reflections from our correspondents attending conferences around the Central and Eastern Europe/Commonwealth of Independent States region.

CONFERENCE CALL: Losing the Western Balkans

May 5, 2021

The EU’s slow and sometimes confusing response to the coronacrisis in the Western Balkans made room for China to increase its influence.

CONFERENCE CALL: Building a better post-COVID world order

April 20, 2020

How the coronavirus pandemic is handled, both now and when lockdowns are lifted, will determine whether we are heading for a greener economic future and a shift away from populism — or something altogether darker.

CONFERENCE CALL: Passion and pragmatism in the Western Balkans

March 3, 2020

Western Balkan prime ministers discussed the need for infrastructure investment and the removal of barriers to regional trade at the EBRD Western Balkans Investment Summit.

CONFERENCE CALL: UzInvest Forum talks tech

November 29, 2019

Uzbekistan is a youthful country with a reported 60% of the population under the age of 30. The younger generation, which has only known digital technology, is moving into the tech sector with gusto.

CONFERENCE CALL: YES in Ukraine fails to answer the key question

September 13, 2019

Investors and political celebrities made their way to Kyiv this week for the annual Yalta Economic Summit (YES) hosted by top Ukrainian oligarch Victor Pinchuk, but questions remain unanswered.