Central Asia

KAZAKHSTAN IN THE ERA OF DIGITALIZATION

Cristian Istrate Kazakhstan is one of the former Soviet states in search of their own identity after 1991 and a rediscovery of a road leading to an accelerated development. A crucial opportunity for this country comes from China and its The New Silk Road project. The aim of this initiative is to strengthen and improve the… Continue reading KAZAKHSTAN IN THE ERA OF DIGITALIZATION

Central Asia

Ethnic Nationalism: a barrier for Central Asian cooperation

Bianca Cristina Pârvu The Central Asian region, which includes Kazakhstan, Turkmenistan, Uzbekistan, Kyrgyzstan and Tajikistan, incorporates in its structure a large number of different ethnic groups scattered throughout the territory. Due to the area’s long history of tribalism, changing geopolitical influences, border demarcation woes and competition among local groups, Central Asia’s development was consistently slowed… Continue reading Ethnic Nationalism: a barrier for Central Asian cooperation

Asia Centrală

Naționalismul etnic – o barieră pentru cooperare în Asia Centrală

Bianca Cristina Pârvu Asia Centrală, cuprinzând republicile Kazahstan, Turkmenistan, Uzbekistan, Kârgâzstan și Tadjikistan, se bucură de prezența unor numeroase grupuri etnice diferite răspândite asimetric pe teritoriul său. Ca urmare a istoriei îndelungate caracterizate de tribalism, schimbări ale alianțelor geopolitice, probleme privind trasarea frontierelor și competiția între grupurile locale, dezvoltarea Asiei Centrale a încetinit în mod… Continue reading Naționalismul etnic – o barieră pentru cooperare în Asia Centrală

Global View

AN ASSESMENT OF THE FRENCH SYSTEM FOR ECONOMIC INTELLIGENCE

Andrei Babadac INTRODUCTION The years after World War 2 saw a transformation of the conflict among the developed countries, moving steadfastly from a military to an economic race. Being confronted with the new realities, France had to move forward from a vast colonial empire to a world where it could no longer play a prime… Continue reading AN ASSESMENT OF THE FRENCH SYSTEM FOR ECONOMIC INTELLIGENCE

Asia Centrală

PROGRESELE UZBEKISTANULUI ÎN DOMENIUL TEHNOLOGIC

Cristian Istrate Uzbekistan este unul dintre cele mai studiate state din regiunea Asiei Centrale întrucât joacă un rol pivotal în afacerile regionale. În primul rând, are o poziție centrală. însemnând că este mărginit la granițe de către toate celelalte state din regiune. În al doilea rând, Uzbekistanul este al doilea stat din Asia Centrală ca întindere… Continue reading PROGRESELE UZBEKISTANULUI ÎN DOMENIUL TEHNOLOGIC

Central Asia

UZBEKISTAN’S PROGRESS IN THE TECHNOLOGICAL FIELD

Cristian Istrate Uzbekistan is one of the most relevant states in Central Asia as it plays a pivotal role in regional affairs. First, it has a central position, which means it is bordered by all the other countries from the region. Also, Uzbekistan is the second largest state from the region and the first in… Continue reading UZBEKISTAN’S PROGRESS IN THE TECHNOLOGICAL FIELD

Central Asia

The CAREC Programme: Corridor 6

Alexandra Colcer Corridor 6 connects Europe and the Middle East with South Asia (Afghanistan, Kazakhstan, Pakistan, Tajikistan, Turkmenistan and Uzbekistan). It unfolds from North to South, linking the Russian Federation with Iranian and Pakistani ports. Corridor 6a includes both road and rail routes, and links the northwest coast of the Caspian Sea to the Gwadar… Continue reading The CAREC Programme: Corridor 6