Archive for October 3rd, 2012

  • Bulgaria declares October pedestrian safety month
    October 3, 2012, by The Sofia Globe staff

    October 2012 is pedestrian safety month in Bulgaria, a meeting of government officials and public representatives decided on October 2, according to the Interior Ministry. Pedestrian deaths are at the […]

  • IMF projects 1% GDP growth for Bulgaria to end-2012
    October 3, 2012, by The Sofia Globe staff

    Bulgaria’s GDP growth is projected at one per cent and unemployment is expected to be 12.5 per cent at the end of 2012, International Mission Chief for Bulgaria, Catriona Purfield, […]

  • Unemployment rises in Spain with no relief in sight
    October 3, 2012, by Caroline Arbour VOANews

    Unemployment rose in Spain for the second-consecutive month, as talks of a European bailout intensify. Meanwhile, officials warned the economy is likely to shed more jobs in the next few […]

  • Turkey exhumes former president Ozal’s body
    October 3, 2012, by Dorian Jones of VOANews

    Turkey is exhuming the body of former president Turgut Ozal for a probe into his April 1993 death. Officially Ozal died of a heart attack, but controversy about the circumstances […]

  • Sofia Ethno Fest at Studio 5 club in October
    October 3, 2012, by The Sofia Globe staff

    Studio 5 describes itself as setting trends, rather than following them. This October, that means the first edition of the Sofia Ethno Fest, featuring performers that give traditional ethno music […]