Western Balkans citizens legally resident in EU equal to 14% of region’s population

Clare Nuttall in Glasgow January 20, 2021

2.4mn people from the Western Balkans have residence permits for EU countries including 868,000 Albanians – over 30% of the country’s 2.8mn population, shows Eurostat data.

OUTLOOK 2021 Moldova

bne IntelliNews January 19, 2021

After two years of increased political and economic instability, Moldova has the chance to return to the reform path.

Storming parliaments: New Europe's greatest hits

bne IntelliNews staff January 7, 2021

The US has been rocked by the storming of the Capitol by Trump supporters. But in New Europe, protesters storming parliament buildings is a common experience.

World Bank revises projection for Moldova’s 2020 GDP decline to 7.2%

Iulian Ernst in Bucharest January 5, 2021

Moldova's economic contraction continued in 3Q20 in contrast to the recovery demonstrated by most global economies after the spring lockdowns.

Moldova’s PM resigns to prepare the ground for early elections

bne IntelliNews December 24, 2020

Ion Chicu stepped down hours before a planned no-confidence vote in parliament.