Nagorno-Karabakh to choose between a bureaucrat and a soldier as the new president

bne IntelliNews July 19, 2017

Renewed violence on the breakaway region's border is likely to benefit incumbent President Bako Sahakyan.

Yandex.Taxi and Uber join forces in six CIS countries

bne IntelliNews July 13, 2017

Russia’s premier online taxi service Yandex.Taxi has joined forces with local rival Uber to jointly offer their service in six CIS countries

CAUCASUS BLOG: Georgia struggles to balance regional realpolitik with EU ambitions

Carmen Valache in Lund June 7, 2017

Critics allege Tbilisi connived in kidnapping of dissident back to Azerbaijan to curry favour with oil-rich neighbour.

Armenia, Azerbaijan closer than ever to war since 1994

bne IntelliNews June 3, 2017

Two sides have found no momentum in talks over Nagorno-Karabakh breakaway region, warns International Crisis Group.

Xi throws Chinese might behind One Belt, One Road initiative

Clare Nuttall in Bucharest, Kivanc Dundar in Istanbul, Tim Gosling in Prague, Kanat Shaku in Almaty May 15, 2017

Beijing is investing a massive $124bn into the global project to invest into infrastructure and trade networks across four continents.