Archive for December, 2013

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December 31, 2013, by The Sofia Globe staff

Bill Drysdale, chairman of the British-Bulgarian Chamber of Commerce (BBCC), was given Member of the Most Excellent Order of the British Empire (MBE) honours for his services to business in […]

Russia’s Putin vows to fight terrorists until destroyed

December 31, 2013, by VOANews

Russian President Vladimir Putin has vowed to fight terrorists until their “total destruction,” following the two suicide bombings in the ...

Tough talk in Romanian politics precedes year of electoral all-out war

December 31, 2013, by Independent Balkan News Agency

The closing year stood out as a period of increased political confrontations between the two rival camps of president Traian Basescu and prime ministe ...

Death toll rises in Russia blasts

December 31, 2013, by VOANews

Russian officials announced that three more people have died as a result of the two suicide bombings which struck the southern city of Volgograd Sunda ...

  • Bulgarian regulator passes electricity price cut
    December 30, 2013, by The Sofia Globe staff

    Bulgaria’s State Energy and Water Regulatory Commission (SEWRC) ruled on December 30 to reduce electricity prices starting January 1 2014, the third such price cut in 2013. A one per […]

  • Erdogan accuses judges, district attorneys of ‘conspiracy’
    December 30, 2013, by Independent Balkan News Agency

    After the “international centers of power” and the “interest rate lobby conspiracy”, Recep Tayyip Erdogan has now decided to accuse the Turkish judges and district attorneys. He is “attacking” them […]

  • Second fatal blast hits Russian city
    December 30, 2013, by VOANews

    Russian officials say a male suicide bomber is responsible for Monday’s explosion on a bus in the southern city of Volgograd that killed 14 people; the attack occurred just one […]