Favourite and main challenger are both entangled in allegations of flagrant corruption ahead of June 26 presidential vote.
The largely positive market environment, together with financial restructuring, have enabled Polish miners to turn in decent results in the first quarter.
Military and political tensions are rising between Russia and the US/Nato with a series of incidents involving warplanes and military manoeuvres in the Baltic region.
SDSM-led government says conservative VMRO-DPMNE party planned to spend money on expensive furniture and luxury travel.
Daimler's Mytaxi continues to strengthen position on European market with purchase of Romanian taxi-hailing app developer Clever Tech.
Turkish Prime Minister Binali Yildirim said the government will "take measures" if lenders refuse to ease interest rates.
A poll by Pew Research found that attitudes to both democracy and homosexuality remain very conservative in Central and Eastern Europe (CEE), including among the young.
Shor becomes third person to be sentenced over frauds that cost Moldova more than 10% of its GDP.
Project to expand line between Adriatic port and inland rail hub Divaca becomes hot political issue ahead of 2018 general election.
Ruling PSD ousts its own prime minister, Sorin Grindeanu, in a confidence vote and is expected to appoint a low-profile candidate who will act as a proxy for its leader, Liviu Dragnea.
President says US to continue backing Ukraine's reforms, as well as its sovereignty, territorial integrity and independence.
Demand flies in face of current US moves to significantly broaden Russia sanctions imposed in 2014.
Emerging market investment start-up posted a profit of £1.378mn ($1.75mn) last year compared with £361,171 in 2015.
Despite threat of renewed US sanctions hanging over Tehran, French major set to invest in developing giant Persian Gulf gas resource.
Separatist republic's central bank governor blames his predecessor's monetary expansion and Moldovan decision to cut electricity imports.
Contrary to the opinion of some Czech MPs, the government tender to buy 12 multi-role helicopters is not a done deal in favour of Bell Helicopter. In fact, politics could intrude with elections set for October 20-21.
Russian state atomic energy corporation set to sign preliminary deal to sell stake in nuclear project Turkey badly needs to cut costs of imported energy.
The national railways company is seeking a financial adviser on financing and refinancing amid growing anxiety over outstanding debt in Azerbaijan.
Turkish president says Ankara will fight legally and politically against decision, US says move sends a clear message.
President Vucic sends strong message of Serbia's commitment to liberal democracy and EU accession with selection of Ana Brnabic as his successor.