Bankwatch hits out at EBRD's pipeline loan to “non-transparent, oppressive” Azerbaijan

bne IntelliNews October 19, 2017

CEE branch of watchdog points to Baku’s withdrawal from transparency in extractive industries body as just one example of why it thinks credit for TANAP project should not be advanced.

The blockchain of public record

Ben Aris in Berlin October 6, 2017

East European countries love blockchain, and could beat the west at developing practical applications if they keep up the current pace.

Georgian Dream passes new constitution despite opposition boycott

bne IntelliNews September 27, 2017

President Giorgi Margvelashvili is now likely to veto the bill, which the ruling party has threatened to push through regardless.

KRUK REPORT: All the borders have been crossed

Kateryna Kruk in Kyiv September 11, 2017

When irresponsible politicians play with rules instead of following them, the one who ends up paying is the country itself. Before September 10, I thought Poroshenko was smarter and Saakashvili was less self-centered.

Russia pokes Georgia in eye with Putin visit to Abkhazia on war anniversary

bne IntelliNews August 9, 2017

Russian president vows continued Kremlin military and economic support for breakaway region prompting strong statements from Tbilisi and Nato.