The female voice of change

Clare Nuttall in Glasgow March 8, 2021

Emerging Europe has a growing number of female politicians taking a stand against corruption and authoritarianism.

EBRD to fight legal decision to impose external administration over Giurgiulesti port operator

Iulian Ernst in Bucharest March 4, 2021

Azeri businessman Rafiq Aliyev is trying to regain control of Moldova’s Giurgiulesti port operator Danube Logistics (MD) through the courts.

Moldovan Constitutional Court thwarts President Sandu’s bid to force early elections

Iulian Ernst February 24, 2021

Court says Sandu can’t re-appoint Natalia Gavrilita as PM-designate after her choice was voted down by the parliament, where the rival Socialists now have a majority.

Belgian IT company Cegeka opens office in Moldova

bne IntelliNews February 16, 2021

Cegeka intends to employ 200 people in Moldova as it expands its presence in Eastern Europe.

Moldova halfway to snap elections after lawmakers reject PM-designate Natalia Gavrilita

Iulian Ernst in Bucharest February 12, 2021

President Maia Sandu hopes to force a snap election by proposing a PM candidate the parliament will reject, but she could be thwarted by a new majority around ex-president Igor Dodon.