Archive for December 6th, 2012

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December 6, 2012, by The Sofia Globe staff

Bulgarian MPs passed the 2013 Budget Act at second reading on December 6, with the bill engendering little debate and the opposition more intent on extracting an apology from Finance […]

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EU gives Moldova more time to implement gas unbundling rules

December 6, 2012, by The Sofia Globe staff

The European Commission said on December 6 that it welcomed a decision by the European Energy Community to give Moldova more time to adopt EU unbundli ...

Bulgarian President Rossen Plevneliev

Bulgarian President Plevneliev vetoes amendments on law on permanent residence for investors

December 6, 2012, by The Sofia Globe staff

Bulgarian President Rossen Plevneliev is sending back to Parliament amendments on laws that change the rules for granting permanent residence and citi ...

sozopol photo Clive Leviev-Sawyer

Bulgaria a step closer to height limit on new buildings on Black Sea coastline

December 6, 2012, by The Sofia Globe staff

The sound you may have heard yesterday was that of a stable door slamming as a horse receded distantly over the horizon, when a Bulgarian parliamentar ...


  • ice skater photo Tom Pickering
    Ice rinks open in Sofia and Plovdiv
    December 6, 2012, by The Sofia Globe staff

    The ice rink at Ariana Lake in Sofia has opened for the winter holiday season. The rink, billed as the largest in the Balkans, accommodates about 200 skaters – it […]

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    Film review: Argo
    December 6, 2012, by Andre Crous of The Prague Post

    Mention 1979, and many people will think of the Iranian Revolution. Most of us know about the hostage drama that stretched from Nov. 4, when Iranians angry at the United […]