Archive for July 29th, 2013

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July 29, 2013, by The Sofia Globe staff

A “code red” weather warning was in place for central parts of the Czech Republic on July 30 while several countries in Central and Eastern Europe, including Bulgaria, had significant […]

Cyprus agrees to 47.5 per cent levy on biggest depositors

July 29, 2013, by VOANews

Cyprus has reached a final agreement with its international lenders to confiscate 47.5 percent of the accounts of its biggest bank depositors to help ...

Bulgarian police admits bus window broken from inside during protester clashes – updated

July 29, 2013, by The Sofia Globe staff

Bulgarian police acknowledged on July 29 that the broken window on the bus that attempted to extract MPs and ministers through the protester blockade ...

Participants in anti-government protests challenge government leaders to debate

July 29, 2013, by The Sofia Globe staff

Four participants in the daily protests by many thousands of Bulgarians demanding the government’s resignation have issued a challenge to four of th ...

  • EU, China reach agreement on solar panels dispute
    July 29, 2013, by The Sofia Globe staff

    The European Union and China have reached an agreement in the trade dispute involving the cheap imports of solar panels to the 28-nation bloc. The EU imposed anti-dumping duties on […]

  • Greek prime minister Antonis Samaras
    Italian, Greek PMs to meet
    July 29, 2013, by Independent Balkan News Agency

    Italian Prime Minister, Enrico Leta, is going to meet on Monday noon with his Greek counterpart, Antonis Samaras, in a scheduled two-day official visit in Athens, where he will discuss […]

  • National Bank of Greece absorbs Probank
    July 29, 2013, by Independent Balkan News Agency

    The National Bank of Greece (NBG) announced it will absorb Greek lender Probank which recently broke into a good and bad bank, with the former being snapped up by NBG. […]