Archive for September 13th, 2013

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September 13, 2013, by The Sofia Globe staff

As a steady stream of refugees from Syria continued to enter Bulgaria, which is striving to come up with additional accommodation and funding to cope, hundreds of people from Iran […]

Bulgarian PM says hopeful for ‘minimum damages’ from Belene lawsuit

September 13, 2013, by The Sofia Globe staff

Bulgarian Prime Minister Plamen Oresharski said on September 13 that he was confident that Bulgaria’s legal counsel “will do everything possible t ...

Bulgarian financial watchdog asks prosecutors to investigate former ministers

September 13, 2013, by The Sofia Globe staff

The chairperson of Bulgaria’s Financial Supervision Commission (FSC), Stoyan Mavrodiev, has said that the regulator has asked prosecutors to investi ...

Bulgarian anti-government protests reach third month on September 14

September 13, 2013, by Independent Balkan News Agency

As Bulgaria heads for the autumn of 2013, after three months of protests demanding the resignation of the Bulgarian Socialist Party minority governmen ...

  • Greece steps up efforts to attract foreign investors
    September 13, 2013, by Independent Balkan News Agency

    Russian tycoon Dmitry Rybolovlev (photo) held talks on September 12 2013 with Greek deputy minister of development and competition, Notis Mitarakis, to discuss investment in the country’s tourism sector. The […]

  • Russia’s anti-gay law tests Olympic tenets
    September 13, 2013, by David Byrd of VOANews

    The Winter Olympic Games in Sochi, Russia, are less than six month months away.  But a controversy over a Russian law that bans propaganda of non-traditional sexual relations could cast […]

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    Social media erupts over Putin article
    September 13, 2013, by VOANews

    Social media erupted with criticism after Russian President Vladimir Putin appealed in a New York Timesarticle to the American people for support of his Syria policy. In an opinion piece, Putin urged caution […]