Croatia’s state-owned APIS IT opens €50mn shared service centre

bne IntelliNews November 25, 2019

New service centre to provide unified platform for the operation of all government bodies as Zagreb seeks to take more state services online.

EBRD: Pace of emerging Europe economic growth slows as global outlook weakens

EBRD in London November 6, 2019

The pace of growth in the EBRD’s emerging economies is slowing on the back of a weaker global economic outlook, and pressure from slower growth in the Eurozone and China, US/Chinese trade tensions and a contraction in world automobile production, acc

Erdogan makes an enemy of VW’s trade unions

bne IntelliNews November 1, 2019

Labour representatives “repudiate approval” of automaker’s plan to build plant in Turkey while violence in Syria continues.

Croatia’s Greyp to work with blockchain groups on automated vehicle payments

bne IntelliNews October 25, 2019

Pioneering electric bicycle company Greyp announces partnerships with Internet of Things company and non-profit Energy Web Foundation.

30 years after fall of Berlin Wall Pew poll finds progress but a values fault line lies across Europe

Ben Aris in Berlin October 22, 2019

With the 30th anniversary of the fall of the Berlin Wall due in November the Pew Research Center has released a report looking at how attitudes to democracy, liberal values and market economies have developed in the last 30 years.