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October 23, 2014, by Clive Leviev-Sawyer

Bulgaria’s nationalist Patriotic Front coalition is setting its price for participation in a GERB coalition government – freezing the price of electricity, Bulgarian media reports on October 23 said. For […]

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October 22, 2014, by Alex Bivol

The audits carried out at the Corporate Commercial Bank (CCB) found that the bank’s books are full of impaired assets, requiring a write-down of 4.22 billion leva (about 2.16 billion […]

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October 22, 2014, by The Sofia Globe staff

The Reformist Bloc sees the best possible government for Bulgaria as a centre-right coalition and sees the nationalist Patriotic Front as an acceptable partner in such a coalition, according to […]

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October 22, 2014, by The Sofia Globe staff

Members of the European Parliament voted on October 22, with 423 in favour to 209 against, and with 67 absentions, to approve Jean-Claude Juncker’s European Commission that will take office […]

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October 22, 2014, by The Sofia Globe staff

Bulgaria granted 6436 residence permits in 2013, more than 45 per cent of these to Russians, according to figures released by European Union statistics office Eurostat on October 22 2014. […]

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October 22, 2014, by The Sofia Globe staff

The sunny spell over Bulgaria is set to come to an end on Thursday, October 23, when temperatures are expected to drop abruptly as a cold front will sweep across […]

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