The Albanian government says large-scale cannabis plantations have been wiped out in the last few years, but the fight against drug cultivation continues.
Russian Aquaculture boosted its turnover 16-fold year-on-year to RUB4.9bn ($73.6mn) under IFRS and emerges as a major player in the sector after only three harvests
Ukrainian Prosecutor General Yuriy Lutsenko signed a letter of resignation on August 29, as the nation's newly elected parliament, the Verkhovna Rada, meets for its first day of work.
Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelenskiy has proposed 35-year-old lawyer and his close personal friend Oleksiy Honcharuk for the post of Prime Minister.
The deal would be would be the largest arms procurement since Hungary began its army modernisaton programme in 2017. PM Viktor Orban's government has accelerated efforts to overhaul its ageing weaponry.
“It’s incredible. On what are you spending the people’s money?” says Ekrem Imamoglu.
Italian group bought shares with Koc Holding for €2.5bn, but market value has tumbled. Shareholding hit by Turkish lira crisis and recession.
Eurotorg has set up as a modern organised retail supermarket chain to capitalise on the growth of the retail business in Belarus, which is seeing the emergence of a middle class that is driving retail development.
Move reported after autocrat Berdimuhamedov criticised cash machine lines. Citizens of country facing economic crisis often even have to spend night hours queuing up to access money.
Viorica Dancila might survive the collapse of the ruling coalition, as opposition parties are more concerned about positioning ahead of the general elections next year than forming a new ruling coalition.
First budget in three decades without a deficit drafted for next year — but critics say it will be amended after this autumn's general election.
The central bank affirmed its accommodative monetary stance, adding that downside risks to inflation strengthened amid the worsening external economic environment and decelerating domestic inflation.
Tirana invites bids for feasibility study for new airport on Albania's Adriatic coast as it prepares to find a new construction company to take on the project.
Implies that US president is interested in a photo opportunity, but that Tehran is not. Quips that White House can use Photoshop.
PM Viorica Dancila looks likely to lose her position in an imminent no-confidence vote, but there is not yet a new parliamentary majority to take over.
US president hints he might support oil-backed letter of credit to get Iranians “over very rough patch” caused by American sanctions. Says his “gut” tells him his counterpart will want to meet “to get this situation straightened out”.
Move follows conglomerate’s recent disposal of 41% in construction equipment leasing services company Temsa Is Makinalari and May sale of buses and light trucks maker Temsa.
VTB has been hoovering up assets in the grain export sector and now controls about a fifth of the business.
Bulgaria could adopt the European single currency as early as January 2023, says the international rating agency.
President Dodon says the 2013 concession contract for Moldova's only international airport is being reviewed and should be cancelled.