Archive for November 20th, 2013

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November 20, 2013, by The Sofia Globe staff

The refugee inflow and Bulgaria’s response to it, as well as the continued domestic political crisis were, predictably, the focus of the Consultative Council on National Security meeting on November […]

Bulgaria’s protests: a busy and hectic day

November 20, 2013, by The Sofia Globe staff

No clashes marred the various protests in Sofia on November 20 – a day when no fewer than five separate rallies were held in the Bulgarian capital c ...

Bulgarian Parliament passes bill on offshore firms at first reading

November 20, 2013, by The Sofia Globe staff

Bulgaria’s Parliament passed at first reading on November 20 a bill regulating the activity of offshore companies in the country, including restrict ...

Bulgaria and Romania plan three further Danube bridges

November 20, 2013, by Independent Balkan News Agency

An action plan envisages three further bridges over the Danube River between Bulgaria and Romania, Bulgarian President Rossen Plevneliev said during a ...

  • Athens-troika negotiations drag on
    November 20, 2013, by Independent Balkan News Agency

    Greek administrative reform minister Kyriacos Mitsotakis is set to meet troika officials in Athens on November 20 2013. Mitsotakis hopes to get a nod of approval for the public sector […]

  • Sectarianism brings Turkey and Iran closer
    November 20, 2013, by Dorian Jones of VOANews

    Turkey’s foreign minister is due to visit Tehran on November 26, the latest step in rapprochement efforts between the former close allies. Relations soured over the Syrian civil war, but […]