Bulgarian prime minister plays "good cop" as he balances demands of his far-right coalition partners with EU values.
Centre-left Social Democrats preparing to form their first new government after more than a decade in opposition.
Legislation adopted in Croatia and Slovenia while other governments mull steps to protect suppliers and avoid job losses.
Unlocking infrastructure and energy projects is essential to improving Romania's attractiveness as an investment destination, development bank's vice president says.
Central Bank Governor Sergiu Cioclea says the sector has been stabilised and urges foreign investors to pick up the pieces.
Beijing is investing a massive $124bn into the global project to invest into infrastructure and trade networks across four continents.
EBRD investment falling on political jitters, IFC beset by relocation rumours.
Our look at which business leaders really matter in each CEE/CIS country, ranked by our correspondents not just on wealth but on influence.
After its takeover by Mid Europa Partners, supermarket chain Profi is taking modern retail into smaller Romanian towns.
The fall of communism has been followed by successive backlashes against feminism, the latest inspired by the election of populist rightwing governments.
Training women in science and technology to give them access to the green job market would reduce shortfall of skilled workers in emerging energy sectors.
CFA Institute managing director Gary Baker talks to bne IntelliNews about winning back trust for the financial services industry and developing the sector's human capital.
Commercial banks have been slow to jump at the opportunity to finance small-scale energy efficiency projects because the return on investment for them tends to be low.
Cities in the Western Balkans have the worst air pollution in the continent, with Macedonia's Tetovo topping the list.
Romania’s economy is set to be among the fastest growing in Europe this year, with consumer spending driven by tax cuts and public sector pay rises.