Moldova’s economic contraction continued in 3Q20 in contrast to the recovery demonstrated by most global economies after the spring lockdowns.
President-elect Joe Biden has selected Retired Gen. Lloyd Austin to serve as secretary of defense, according to three people with knowledge of the decision. If confirmed, Austin would be the Read More
Some 20,000 protesters backing Moldova’s pro-European president-elect, Maia Sandu, have demanded a snap election of parliament. The legislature is still controlled by pro-Russian presidential incumbent Igor Dodon.
Under outgoing President Igor Dodon, Moldova lived in a state of self-imposed isolation, engaging in substantial dialogue only with Moscow. President-elect Maia Sandu has pledged a more comprehensive approach based Read More
President-elect Maia Sandu is committed to Moldova’s European integration but she won’t needlessly antagonise Russia.
EU foreign ministers have agreed to start working on a third set of sanctions against the government of Belarus, and this time they could target firms and institutions, the bloc’s Read More
Maia Sandu wins presidential run-off by a landslide after vowing to fight corruptionThe opposition candidate Maia Sandu has won a landslide victory in Moldova’s presidential elections, easily defeating the pro-Russian Read More