Eurasia / Features

Georgian plans for Western-style waste management look iffy

Carmen Valache in Stockholm October 20, 2016

Indiscriminate adoption of recycling targets and waste processing technologies used in the EU is not the best approach for countries like Georgia.

LONG READ: The difficult dialogue of civilisations

Ben Aris in Rhodes October 6, 2016

“Europe is not in crisis. It is a crisis!” thundered former Czech president Vaclav Klaus. Is Central Europe undermining EU solidarity? EU leaders, past and present, met at the Rhodes Forum 2016 to discuss the issues, but came up with few answers.

FINTECH: A blockchain reaction in society

Nicholas Watson in Prague September 29, 2016

There’s little doubt that blockchain, the underlying technology that powers cryptocurrencies, has enormous potential for many parts of the economy that is only now being realised.

Azerbaijan’s limited privatisation plan shows govt not ready to relinquish control yet

bne IntelliNews September 19, 2016

The slow progress of Azerbaijan’s privatisation programme, coupled with its small scale, speaks to Baku’s indecisiveness between the need to raise money and its reluctance to let private investors in on its business.

BSEC weathers a sea of troubles

Carmen Valache September 6, 2016

Black Sea Economic Cooperation seeks to placate regional tensions through soft power and the promise of joint development.

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