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In Russia and Eastern Europe, Daily Deals Market Shrinks As Well

Noah Davis

In Russia and Eastern Europe, Daily Deals Market Shrinks As Well

A few weeks ago, I spent some time in the Ukraine, watching a lot of soccer and wandering around Kiev. While there aren’t a lot of hyperlocal publications in Eastern Europe, there is a strong daily deals market, and it is dealing with some of the same issues that the American market is — consolidation, possible contraction — and some different ones as well, particularly potential legal issues…