Since the February general election, none of the three main forces in the new parliament have been able to find sufficient common ground to form a majority.
Following the shock of the $1bn stolen from the banking sector in 2014 the government has got its act together and is transforming the business, with some help from the EBRD.
While EU members are taking steps to end or phase out investment for citizenship programmes, the opposite is happening in some potential future members.
Sanctions on steel plant in rebel republic reportedly lifted after appeal from Moldovan PM Pavel Filip.
Signs of a shift to higher value production as garment manufacturing declines while output in the automotive sector soars.