Latest articles from Central & Eastern Europe

The new, fresh face of Russia

August 4, 2003

Andrei Melnichenko, the precocious talent at the helm of MDM, talks to Karina Robinson about his business empire’s place in the new Russia.

No guarantees of an easy ride

July 2, 2003

Economic recovery has strengthened Russia’s banks but while the old banking structure persists the sector is open to many risks. 

Still on the journey of transition

May 2, 2000

Post-communist European countries have made strides in moving to a market-based economy, despite setbacks, but the transition remains patchy across the region.

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