n.37 July 2011

Mikhail Bulgakov serial novel “The White Guard” provides one of the best portraits of Kiev in the stormy years before and after the Russian Revolution. The protagonist, clearly the writer’s alter ego, watches as his way of life comes crumbling down around his.

DIGITALAUDIENCE - European TV viewers are growing when it comes to digital channels. While traditional television has more or less static numbers, digital TV has made inroads.

Croatia has fulfilled the final requisites for European Union entry, something the country dreamed of two decades ago. But over the years the  once-hallowed European dream has faded.

The Balkans are a key piece of the evolving European puzzle. Though a number of its states still lag behind European Union norms, delaying their entry, the EU has a vested interest in promoting the efforts of these states and ensuring that economic convergence becomes a reality.