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A united Germany has become the economic powerhouse of Europe, but over two decades since reunification (23 year ago yesterday since the signing of the Treaty on the Final Settlement with Respect to Germany), Eastern Germany still lags behind the West in many respects. Despite billions of Euros being directly pumped into the region through… » read more

Posted by Meredith Smith

While Ukraine’s European fate may be dominating the headlines as tens of thousands of pro-European demonstrators flood Kiev’s public spaces, a deeper source of tension looms beneath the surface, largely outside the eye of the non-financial media. At the heart of the tensions are accusations by the EU’s competition authorities that Gazprom has abused its… » read more

Posted by Meredith Smith