UN projections show populations will fall in every East European country this century, with Moldova’s set to contract by more than 51%.
High gold prices in recent years resulted in a flood of investors into Southeast Europe - much to the dismay of local residents and environmental groups.
Emerging markets are starting to feature more prominently on the QS World University Rankings, with Russia's top five universities all advancing more than 10 places on the latest index.
The banking downturn is over, with profitability surging last year, according to the lender's annual CEE Banking Report.
A deterioration in manufacturing and mining performance slows Bulgaria's industrial production growth
Series of IPO announcements in Romania, Croatia and Slovenia arouse speculation about the start of a larger return of the IPO markets in the region.
Bulgarian prime minister plays "good cop" as he balances demands of his far-right coalition partners with EU values.