Archive for March 4th, 2013

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March 4, 2013, by The Sofia Globe staff

Bulgaria’s acting Prime Minister Boiko Borissov, who remains in office pending the appointment of a caretaker government amid the country’s continuing political crisis, has been released from Lozenets government hospital […]

Romania says could ‘lose interest’ in Schengen accession

March 4, 2013, by Alex Bivol

Romania could lose interest in joining the Schengen visa-free travel area if its accession is  again blocked at the forthcoming justice and home affa ...

Nabucco pipeline signs co-operation memo with Turkey’s TANAP

March 4, 2013, by Alex Bivol

The consortium behind the planned Nabucco gas pipeline has signed a memorandum of co-operation with the Trans-Anatolian Pipeline (TANAP), reports in i ...

Bulgaria’s utilities regulator outlines electricity price cut proposal

March 4, 2013, by The Sofia Globe staff

Bulgaria’s State Energy and Water Regulatory Commission (SEWRC) presented on March 4 its proposal for the electricity price cuts set to go into effe ...

  • Tents situation in Sofia
    March 4, 2013, by The Sofia Globe staff

    Protesters in Sofia from the “Eagle Bridge” civic moment on March 4 2013 put up a tent in the park next to Parliament, saying that they will remain there until […]

  • Bulgaria’s acting PM fires corruption unit deputy director
    March 4, 2013, by The Sofia Globe staff

    Bulgaria’s acting Prime Minister Boiko Borissov has fired Petko Sertov as deputy director of the Cabinet’s Centre for Prevention and Countering Corruption and Organised Crime, also known as Borkor, it […]

  • Trojan Horse: tainted meat in beef lasagne in Hungary
    March 4, 2013, by Benedicte Williams of The Budapest Times

    Hungary was the latest member of the European Union to admit to prepared beef dishes tainted with horsemeat on Monday in a food scandal that is reaching across the continent […]