Bulgaria’s sole nuclear power plant at Kozloduy. Photo: uvioc/flickr.com
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April 1, 2015, by The Sofia Globe staff

Bulgaria’s Cabinet would not approve the shareholder agreement with US nuclear firm Westinghouse Electric to build a new nuclear reactor at the Kozloduy power plant as it currently stood, but […]

Photo: Alessandro Paiva
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April 1, 2015, by The Sofia Globe staff

Bulgaria’s Finance Ministry has said that the consolidated Budget deficit for the first two months of 2015 was 105.5 million leva, or 0.1 per cent of forecast gross domestic product, […]

The big-ticket border fence at the Bulgarian-Turkish border was completed. With the fence, intended to keep out illegal migrants, covering only a part of the border, people simply went around it.
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April 1, 2015, by Independent Balkan News Agency

The United Nations High Commission for Refugees (UNHCR) has called on Bulgaria and Turkey to investigate an incident in mid-March where two Iraqi men died at the land border between […]

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March 31, 2015, by The Sofia Globe staff

Bulgaria’s National Revenue Agency (NRA) has impounded all the shares in telecom operator Vivacom in a filing recorded by the country’s Trade Register on March 31. The subject of the […]

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March 31, 2015, by Independent Balkan News Agency

Bulgaria’s Deputy Prime Minister Meglena Kouneva said that the Cabinet will set up a new body to fight corruption, as envisioned in the updated government strategy on preventing corruption. In […]

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March 30, 2015, by Independent Balkan News Agency

Bulgaria’s Finance Minister Vladislav Goranov has objected to recent amendments to the Greek tax code in a letter to EU economic and financial affairs commissioner Pierre Moscovici, arguing that the […]

  • Bulgaria’s sole nuclear power plant at Kozloduy. Photo: uvioc/flickr.com
  • Photo: Alessandro Paiva
  • The big-ticket border fence at the Bulgarian-Turkish border was completed. With the fence, intended to keep out illegal migrants, covering only a part of the border, people simply went around it.
  • Photo: Nedko/flickr.com
  • Meglena Kouneva
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Bulgaria’s sole nuclear power plant at Kozloduy. Photo: uvioc/flickr.com

Bulgaria wavering on nuclear deal with Westinghouse

April 1, 2015, by The Sofia Globe staff

Bulgaria’s Cabinet would not approve the shareholder agreement with US nuclear firm Westinghouse Electric to build a new nuclear reactor at the ...

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Take your holidays in Bulgaria, PM Borissov urges Bulgarians

April 1, 2015, by The Sofia Globe staff

Bulgarian Prime Minister Boiko Borissov has called on all Bulgarians – including MPs and members of his Cabinet – to take their Easter holidays in ...

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Bulgaria reports January-February Budget deficit lower than forecast

April 1, 2015, by The Sofia Globe staff

Bulgaria’s Finance Ministry has said that the consolidated Budget deficit for the first two months of 2015 was 105.5 million leva, or 0.1 per cent o ...

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Cabinet approves changes to Penal Code to bolster fight against terrorism

April 1, 2015, by The Sofia Globe staff

Bulgaria’s cabinet has approved proposed amendments to the Penal Code aimed at strengthening the fight against terrorism, including against stem ...

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Bulgarian cabinet approves 14M leva to overcome aftermath of heavy snowfalls, floods

April 1, 2015, by The Sofia Globe staff

The Bulgarian cabinet approved on April 1 a sum of close to 14 million leva (about seven million euro) to deal with the aftermath of the heavy snowfal ...

The big-ticket border fence at the Bulgarian-Turkish border was completed. With the fence, intended to keep out illegal migrants, covering only a part of the border, people simply went around it.

UNHCR calls on Bulgaria and Turkey to investigate fatal incident in ‘pushback’ of refugees

April 1, 2015, by Independent Balkan News Agency

The United Nations High Commission for Refugees (UNHCR) has called on Bulgaria and Turkey to investigate an incident in mid-March where two Iraqi men ...