THEATRE REVIEW: “‘Success Story” – the bittersweet smell of success in Latvia

THEATRE REVIEW: “‘Success Story” – the bittersweet smell of success in Latvia

The satirising of the financial imperium gets progressively more over-the-top and entertaining, but “Success Story”, playing at the Latvian National Theatre, is not without its problems.

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INTERVIEW: Russian tech billionaire Kaspersky caught in cyber Cold War crossfire

INTERVIEW: Russian tech billionaire Kaspersky caught in cyber Cold War crossfire

Eugene Kaspersky owes some credit for his computer wizardry to the Soviet KGB. But he tells bne IntelliNews that today he is waging a non-partisan fight against cybercrime, caught between the two sides in a virtual East-West conflict.

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Will Republika Srpska’s national day referendum herald a vote on independence from Bosnia?

Will Republika Srpska’s national day referendum herald a vote on independence from Bosnia?

By going ahead with a referendum on the national day, the president of Republika Srpska, the Serb half of the divided Bosnia & Hercegovina nation, was testing the response of the central authorities and the international community.

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Netherlands and Ukraine’s EU free trade and association deal – what to expect next?

Netherlands and Ukraine’s EU free trade and association deal – what to expect next?

Is this the end of the deal? Not quite: negotiations with the EU and Ukraine have only recently begun and some areas have already been applied provisionally after the deal was ratified by the EU institutions.

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STOLYPIN: Putin’s intelligence reforms may prove rather unintelligent

STOLYPIN: Putin’s intelligence reforms may prove rather unintelligent

A single super-agency is going to present a single view, further contributing to a simplification of the worldview with which Putin is presented.

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Rimac and his Croatian supercars: together in electric dreams

Rimac and his Croatian supercars: together in electric dreams

Rimac Automobili grew out of the 28-year-old entrepreneur’s hobby of building and racing electric cars, and today his company provides technological solutions and components for high-end carmakers as well as producing its own supercars.

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COLCHIS: Turkey’s views on Russia haven’t changed, but its priorities shifted

COLCHIS: Turkey’s views on Russia haven’t changed, but its priorities shifted

Turkey’s Western partnerships face a variety of very real challenges, but Ankara will address them as a member of the Euro-Atlantic community, not as an outsider.

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MOSCOW BLOG: Unveiling the KGB school of economic management

MOSCOW BLOG: Unveiling the KGB school of economic management

Putin is reviving the KGB with a new Ministry of State Security. Why? The goal is probably to recapture some of the $300bn lost to corruption every year to help plug a budget deficit that is expected to persist for years.

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MOSCOW BLOG: Putin’s political system is now broken as well as the economic one

MOSCOW BLOG: Putin’s political system is now broken as well as the economic one

The Kremlin’s proxy in the lower house of parliament United Russia won the biggest majority ever in Russia’s seventh parliamentary election. Putin's economic model was already broken, but it looks like his political model is also bust.

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