Tag: Ukraine

By United Nations Cartographic Section; Alex Khristov. [Public domain], via Wikimedia Commons

Ukraine And Chinese Investment: Caution Amid Potential?

A EurasiaNet Partner Post from: FPRI As Ukraine’s recent economic difficulties persist—the country registered a modest growth rate of 2.3% in 2016, and painful IMF-mandated reforms continue to progress slowly—optimistic commentators forecast an increase—and eventual surge—in Chinese investment in the country. […]

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Moldova And Ukraine: Diverging Neighbors?

A EurasiaNet Partner Post from: FPRI To a casual observer, Moldova and Ukraine appear quite similar with their common Soviet histories, heavily corrupt domestic politics, and a frozen conflict on their eastern borders. However, while Ukraine remains entrapped in a […]

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The Ukrainian Mystery Of Nikolai Gogol

It is Christmas Eve and all sorts of mischief is afoot in Dikanka, a Ukrainian village made famous by Nikolai (Mykola) Gogol, the iconic 19th century writer reluctantly shared by Ukraine and Russia. As Dikanka’s cheerful denizens go caroling in […]