Archive for November 29th, 2013

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November 29, 2013, by The Sofia Globe staff

Bulgaria’s Economy Minister Dragomir Stoynev said on November 29 that Vladimir Inkov will be “put in charge” of South Stream, the gas pipeline being developed at Kremlin’s urging, in order […]

EU grants Bulgaria 5.66M euro to address asylum seekers influx

November 29, 2013, by The Sofia Globe staff

The European Commission said on November 29 that was providing 5.66 million euro in emergency funding from the European Refugee Fund to Bulgaria to he ...

Bulgaria’s Constitutional Court rejects second suit to void May election results

November 29, 2013, by The Sofia Globe staff

Bulgaria’s Constitutional Court ruled against a challenge to declare the results of the May 12 2013 parliamentary elections void, the second such su ...

Ukraine says membership in EU depends on aid

November 29, 2013, by VOANews

Ukrainian President Viktor Yanukovych says his country needs economic and financial support from the European Union before Kyiv can sign a political a ...

  • EU unemployment flat at 10.9% in October
    November 29, 2013, by The Sofia Globe staff

    The 28-member European Union ended October 2013 with 10.9 per cent unemployment, seasonally adjusted, unchanged from September, EU statistics office Eurostat said on November 29. Last month, Eurostat initially announced […]

  • Greek banks well on track to recovery
    November 29, 2013, by Independent Balkan News Agency

    Financial results of Greece’s largest banks are showing an improvement in their fundamentals and performance over the last year as their restructuring efforts pay off. The National Bank of Greece […]

  • Scientists: No sign of comet after trip around Sun
    November 29, 2013, by VOANews

    Scientists say the comet ISON’s five-million-year journey from the far reaches of the solar system has apparently ended in a one-way trip around the sun. Astronomers say ISON and its […]

  • Film review: Delivery Man
    November 29, 2013, by Andre Crous of The Prague Post

    You don’t have to respect a main character to sympathize with them, but they shouldn’t be such an idiot that you feel you cannot even like them. Unfortunately, Delivery Man’s […]

  • Film review: The Counselor
    November 29, 2013, by Andre Crous of The Prague Post

    Novelist Cormac McCarthy is known for his somber vision of humanity, and the two best-known films made from his work, the Academy Award–winning No Country for Old Men and the […]