Archive for November 29th, 2012

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November 29, 2012, by The Sofia Globe staff

Bulgaria’s Parliament continued voting on amendments to the country’s Investment Promotion Act on November 29 amid renewed and heated debate. After the issue of incentives for the creative industries, as […]

Hilton Sofia appoints new general manager

November 29, 2012, by The Sofia Globe staff

Hilton Sofia said on November 29 that it has appointed Stephan Reiter as general manager, effective at the end of November. Reiter replaces Jacques Br ...

Bulgaria to abstain in UN General Assembly vote on resolution on Palestine, urges direct Israel – Palestinian talks

November 29, 2012, by The Sofia Globe staff

Bulgaria will abstain in the vote in the UN General Assembly on the resolution which would upgrade the Palestinian status from observer entity to obse ...

Economic sentiment improves in EU, euro zone in November 2012

November 29, 2012, by The Sofia Globe staff

In November 2012, the Economic Sentiment Indicator (ESI) increased by two points in the European Union, to 88.1, and by 1.4 points in the 17-member eu ...

  • ICTY acquits three Kosovo Liberation Army leaders
    November 29, 2012, by The Sofia Globe staff

    The International Criminal Tribunal for the former Yugoslavia said on November 29 2012 that it acquitted of all charges Ramush Haradinaj, a former commander of the Kosovo Liberation Army (KLA) […]

  • Bulgarians among the unhappiest in an ever-gloomier Europe
    November 29, 2012, by The Sofia Globe staff

    Bulgarians are among the unhappiest people in Europe, reporting the lowest levels of life satisfaction, according to a survey released on November 29 2012 by Eurofound, the European Foundation for […]

  • Russia hopes that climate change maximises Arctic shipping
    November 29, 2012, by James Brooke VOA Moscow Bureau Chief

    Americans may have seen the downside of climate change when Hurricane Sandy bashed into New Jersey and New York City in October. Some scientists say melting Arctic ice helped to […]