Exotic destinations in Central Asia and the Caucasus saw the region’s sharpest increase in tourist spend in the last seven years, a report from the WNWTO shows.
Transparency campaigners celebrate move to make rich investors explain where suspicious money came from.
Environmental objections in Italy pose threat to last leg of Southern Gas Corridor designed to deliver Azerbaijani gas to EU.
The Turkish currency crisis is not expected to cause contagion in other emerging markets but it has hurt the currencies of its regional neighbours where it plays a more important role via trade, banking and investment links.
Signing of convention made for a nice photocall, but expect more interminable wrangling on how to divide up the oil and gas resources.