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November 24, 2014, by The Sofia Globe staff

Bulgaria’s bank deposit guarantee fund named on November 24 the nine banks that will handle the payouts of depositors in the Corporate Commercial Bank (CCB), scheduled to start on December […]

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November 24, 2014, by The Sofia Globe staff

Bulgaria is on the verge of an “epidemic” of a theft of companies because of shortcomings in the Commercial Register Act, lawyers say, according to a report by bTV on […]

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November 24, 2014, by Independent Balkan News Agency

The opposition Bulgarian Socialist Party says it considering mounting a Constitutional Court challenge to a new rule enabling the Speaker to suspend MPs who insult the Prime Minister, cabinet ministers, […]

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November 23, 2014, by The Sofia Globe staff

A traditional German Christmas market has opened in Sofia near the Ivan Vazov National Theatre in the City Garden. The market features mulled wine, sausages, roasted chestnuts, traditional German stollen […]

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November 23, 2014, by The Sofia Globe staff

The annual Bulgarian Christmas ( Българската Коледа) charity initiative, raising funds to provide medical treatment for seriously ill children, is underway for the 12th consecutive year. Under the patronage of […]

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November 23, 2014, by The Sofia Globe staff

An earthquake of 5.6 on the Richter scale epicentred in Vrancea in south-eastern Romania at 9.15pm on November 22 was felt throughout northern Bulgaria and on the higher floors of […]

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