Archive for February 4th, 2014

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February 4, 2014, by The Sofia Globe staff

Bulgaria’s Consultative Council on National Security re-iterated on February 4 the commitment of all political parties in Parliament to work towards the goals of the Bulgaria 2020 strategy. The Bulgaria […]

Bulgaria’s former conflict of interest commission chief indicted on abuse of power charges

February 4, 2014, by The Sofia Globe staff

Bulgaria’s Prosecutor’s Office said on February 4 that it has filed the indictment against Filip Zlatanov, the former chairperson of the governmen ...

Former Bulgarian MP denied appeal, will serve effective prison sentence

February 4, 2014, by The Sofia Globe staff

Former Bulgarian MP Mithat Tabakov lost the final appeal to have a five-year prison sentence overturned and was in custody at a Varna penitentiary fac ...

Bulgaria opens new road to border checkpoint with Greece

February 4, 2014, by Independent Balkan News Agency

Bulgaria’s Regional Development Minister Dessislava Terzieva officially unveiled the new road stretch between Kurdjali and Podkova in southeastern B ...

  • Romanian PM Ponta seeks control over secret service
    February 4, 2014, by Independent Balkan News Agency

    Romanian prime minister Victor Ponta is aiming to bring one of Romania’s secret services – the Special Telecommunications Service (STS) – under his direct command, arguing that the institution failed […]

  • Priština expects to strike a new deal with Belgrade
    February 4, 2014, by Independent Balkan News Agency

    The Kosovo government says that within the month of February, it is expecting to strike a new deal with Belgrade in relation to the agreement between the two countries. Kosovo […]

  • Greece looking to attach conditions to fresh loan
    February 4, 2014, by Independent Balkan News Agency

    Reports emerged in Greece on February 3 indicating Athens will not sign up for a third Eurozone bailout deal – which involves accepting to implement fresh fiscal measures under a […]