Archive for June 25th, 2013

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June 25, 2013, by The Sofia Globe staff

Bulgaria’s Commission for Protection of Competition (CPC) said on June 25 that it cancelled Sofia mayor Yordanka Fandukova’s order that announced the winner in the city hall’s tender to pick […]

Movement for Rights and Freedoms spent the most on May election campaign

June 25, 2013, by The Sofia Globe staff

The Movement for Rights and Freedoms spent the most on its campaign in Bulgaria’s May 2013 parliamentary elections, more than 3.95 million leva (abo ...

Bulgaria’s Gambling Commission blacklists 28 more websites

June 25, 2013, by The Sofia Globe staff

Bulgaria’s Gambling Commission has expanded the blacklist of online operators banned from providing services to Bulgarian customers, adding 28 more ...

Bulgaria’s candidate third deputy prime minister named

June 25, 2013, by The Sofia Globe staff

Economist Daniela Bobeva is to be nominated as the third deputy prime minister in the current Bulgarian Socialist Party government, to oversee policie ...

  • Bulgaria’s political crisis: tents situation grows
    June 25, 2013, by The Sofia Globe staff

    Tent camps, albeit individually on a small scale, are becoming the new trend in Bulgaria’s anti-government protests. In Sofia, two small tent camps have been set up, one opposite Parliament […]

  • Unrest in Bulgaria’s former ruling party – reports
    June 25, 2013, by Independent Balkan News Agency

    Some members of Bulgaria’s centre-right former ruling party GERB want its deputy leader to be dumped because he has become a liability to the party, reports in the local media […]

  • Macedonia, Kosovo sign deal on new border crossing
    June 25, 2013, by Independent Balkan News Agency

    Kosovo and Macedonia signed on June 24 2013 an agreement on the opening of the border crossing point of Bellanoc-Stancivic, but no details have been given in this meeting as […]

  • New Greek government is ushered in
    June 25, 2013, by Independent Balkan News Agency

    The Greek government announced a broad reshuffle on the night of June 24 2013, just a few days after the junior coalition partner pulled out of the administration, with PASOK […]

  • Romania, Bulgaria discuss hydro-power plant on Danube
    June 25, 2013, by Independent Balkan News Agency

    Romania and Bulgaria are discussing opening a jointly managed hydro-power plant on Danube, Romanian prime minister Victor Ponta said, just a few days after the inauguration of the second bridge […]

  • EU clears market merger
    June 25, 2013, by VOANews

    A proposed $8.2 billion merger between the InterContinentalExchange and the NYSE-Euronext markets moved a step closer to reality Monday, when the European Commission gave its approval. The deal was approved […]