Finland’s Betolar is pioneering the production of low-carbon cement by using alternative industrial waste products in a process that could reduce CO2 emissions by up to 80%.
Targeted EU fiscal rule reform is desirable but should consider the inherent risks for smaller member states.
Startups in emerging Europe developing alternative proteins are part of a growing movement aimed at helping to fight climate change and feed the world’s expanding population.
High demand for wood for the booming global furniture market, poverty, persistent corruption and huge areas of sparsely populated forest land combine to create the conditions for illegal logging in Emerging Europe.
Alar Karis was elected as president at the second attempt as the only candidate on the ballot.
Centre-right coalition nominates director of the Estonian National Museum after tiring of liberal President Kersti Kaljulaid's outspoken comments.
Lithuania has passed legislation to ban electricity imports from Belarus, but power from Lithuania’s hostile and unpredictable neighbour keeps trickling across the border through four 330-kV interconnectors.
Revenue rises 75% as mobility platform becomes third largest European scooter operator in the peak season.
The fact the Biden administration pulled the plug on allies and friends in Afghanistan, and against the advice of allies in Nato, just affirms its all encompassing focus on China in foreign policy.
Lithuanian Railways is already bracing for a potential blow from the loss of Belarusian freight, following the new US sanctions on Belarus.
Most of the startups focus on business software development and fintech solutions.
Human rights groups and opposition politicians accuse Vilnius of whipping up fears over migrant influx via Belarus.
Report says officials upset by perceived unwillingness of Tbilisi to punish those responsible for violence against journalists and LGBTQ activists that resulted in cancellation of Tbilisi Pride event.
Interior minister says migrants intentionally trying to cross the state border in banned places should be considered persons who plan to commit a criminal act.
Largest capital injection so far raises valuation to $4bn and will be used to fund grocery delivery business.
The first half was particularly strong in the mid-market and smaller-ticket segment.
Issuance has been impressive but in some countries green bonds are still to get off the ground, while in others there is a shortage of high-yield, local currency or 'dark green' issues.
In June 2021, the average level of consumer prices in Latvia increased by 2.7% y/y, the Central Statistical Bureau said on July 8.
Industrial production volumes increased by 15.9% in May 2021, y/y. Production increased by 7% in energy and 18% in manufacturing, but decreased by 13% in mining.
Fintech formerly known as Transferwise has won customers during pandemic lockdowns as people sought alternative ways of transferring cash.