Reflections from our correspondents on the ground in the Russian capital.
October 18, 2018
bne keeps soldiering on as we believe the transition of emerging European countries into normal democracies with functioning markets is one of the most exciting stories on the planet.
September 22, 2018
Looking over Russia’s capital flight data, you could be driven to tears. Since 1994, when the Central Bank of Russia started publishing the data, a total of $581bn has left Russia as private sector outflows.
August 20, 2018
Twenty years ago, the 1998 collapse of the ruble and ensuing financial crisis proved to be a pivotal moment in Russia's modern history.
August 13, 2018
Turkey finds itself in tremendous economic peril and Donald Trump’s actions only serve to aggravate the situation. The Kremlin may sense a shot at breaking up Nato. And analysts even see the possible emergence of an anti-US “axis of the sanctioned”.
August 12, 2018
“The US has declared economic war on Russia,” Russian Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev said in remarks that set the stage for a real military clash between the two countries.