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April 14, 2014, by The Sofia Globe staff

Bulgarian President Rossen Plevneliev said on April 14 that he vetoed the amendments to the Agricultural Land Ownership and Use Act, which imposed residence requirements on foreigners and companies wanting […]

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April 14, 2014, by The Sofia Globe staff

Bulgaria’s consumer price index shrank by 0.2 per cent in March 2014, but the year-on-year deflation fell to 2.3 per cent at the end of March, compared to 2.6 per […]

Visit by NATO Secretary General Anders Fogh Rasmussen to Bulgaria- Meeting with President Rosen Plevneliev
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April 11, 2014, by The Sofia Globe staff

The Nato allies must stop the decline of defence budgets and start reversing the trend, Nato Secretary General Anders Fogh Rasmussen said in Sofia on April 11 2014, calling on […]

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April 11, 2014, by The Sofia Globe staff

The Regional Court in Bulgaria’s second city Plovdiv suspended proceedings on April 11 2014 in a case involving claims by the office of the Chief Mufti, spiritual leader of the […]

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April 11, 2014, by The Sofia Globe staff

Nato Secretary General Anders Fogh Rasmussen said in a tweet from Sofia during an April 11 visit that the current crisis – a reference to Ukraine – shows the need […]

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April 11, 2014, by Independent Balkan News Agency

Bulgaria’s exports to third countries, meaning countries that are not members of the European Union, were 14.2 per cent less in January-February 2014 than in the first two months of […]

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