Only Albania and Serbia have attracted a significant increase in foreign investment compared to 2010, according to UNCTAD.
Turkey is an emerging geothermal superstar and countries across Eastern Europe are increasingly harnessing underground energy to provide cheap and eco-friendly local heating and energy.
Wartime commander of Bosnian Serb forces removed from courtroom after angry outburst before judge issues life sentence for massacre of 8,000 Bosnian Muslim men and boys.
Bosnia desperately needs IMF funds but political disagreements have frozen key reforms for months and the fund put its three-year stand-by agreement on hold in January.
Unemployment is still "staggeringly high" in the region and one of its governments' main policy challenges despite the creation of 230,000 new jobs this year, World Bank says.
ArcelorMittal Zenica CEO Biju Nair talks to bne IntelliNews about bringing one of Southeast Europe’s largest steel mills back to life in post-war Bosnia.
High levels of NPLs, inadequate bankruptcy procedures and insufficient funding constrain credit growth in the six Western Balkan countries at times when credit is most needed.
EC Commissioner Johannes Hahn says that media outlets in Western Balkan countries need to uphold EU values of freedom of expression
The assets of commercial banks in Bosnia & Herzegovina now account for 86.4% of Bosnia’s projected GDP
EBRD markedly hikes its forecasts for economic growth in Emerging Europe after assessing the arrival of expansion that is so strong that it is already running up against structural constraints.
Public broadcasters from the region have missed out on the Eurovision song contest and other televised events due to their financial woes.
Albania and Bosnia could struggle to meet accession criteria by 2050 and Serbia is unlikely to join before the mid-2030s, a new study reveals.
Aside from their reforming zeal, the top performers from the CEE/CIS region on the World Bank’s latest Doing Business index have another thing in common: they all have populations of under 4mn.