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September 2, 2014, by Alex Bivol

The impact of the 14-month Plamen Oresharski administration on Bulgaria’s government debt can now be quantified at a net 2.5 billion euro, or an increase of 5.9 percentage points to […]

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September 2, 2014, by The Sofia Globe staff

After initially being released by Bulgarian authorities, Free Russia organisation founder Nikolai Koblyakov – for whom Moscow is seeking extradition on charges he rejects as politically motivated – has been […]

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September 2, 2014, by Independent Balkan News Agency

More than 400 refugee children will not be attending school in Bulgaria because of absurd regulations, including requirements such as the submission of a range of official documents from their […]

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September 2, 2014, by The Sofia Globe staff

Bulgaria’s capital city Sofia is in the top 10 of the world’s cleanest hotels, scoring 8.54 out of a possible 10 and ranking fifth, according to specialist website hotel.info. Based […]

NATO releases satellite imagery showing Russian combat troops inside Ukraine
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September 1, 2014, by The Sofia Globe staff

The Bulgarian caretaker Cabinet’s security council on September 1 adopted a revised version of the “Vision 2020″ document that earlier stirred controversy over its references to Russia, with those seen […]

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September 1, 2014, by The Sofia Globe staff

Bulgaria started accepting applications on September 1 from farmers affected by the Russian import ban on foodstuffs from EU member states, put in place in retaliation for EU’s sanctions stemming […]

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The impact of the 14-month Plamen Oresharski administration on Bulgaria’s government debt can now be quantified at a net 2.5 billion euro, or an inc ...

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Bulgarian tax authorities find 20 million leva unpaid taxes from 850 individuals

September 2, 2014, by The Sofia Globe staff

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Bulgarian court puts Russian anti-Putin activist Koblyakov under house arrest

September 2, 2014, by The Sofia Globe staff

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September 2, 2014, by The Sofia Globe staff

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