Archive for April 1st, 2015

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April 1, 2015, by The Sofia Globe staff

Bulgaria’s Cabinet would not approve the shareholder agreement with US nuclear firm Westinghouse Electric to build a new nuclear reactor at the Kozloduy power plant as it currently stood, but […]

Take your holidays in Bulgaria, PM Borissov urges Bulgarians

April 1, 2015, by The Sofia Globe staff

Bulgarian Prime Minister Boiko Borissov has called on all Bulgarians – including MPs and members of his Cabinet – to take their Easter holidays in ...

Bulgaria reports January-February Budget deficit lower than forecast

April 1, 2015, by The Sofia Globe staff

Bulgaria’s Finance Ministry has said that the consolidated Budget deficit for the first two months of 2015 was 105.5 million leva, or 0.1 per cent o ...

Cabinet approves changes to Penal Code to bolster fight against terrorism

April 1, 2015, by The Sofia Globe staff

Bulgaria’s cabinet has approved proposed amendments to the Penal Code aimed at strengthening the fight against terrorism, including against stem ...

  • EU funds embezzlement probe in Bulgaria heads to court
    April 1, 2015, by The Sofia Globe staff

    Bulgaria’s prosecutor’s office said on April 1 that it has finished the investigation into alleged EU funds embezzlement against two former senior judges and the former chief of staff to […]

  • Nato reassures East European allies of its support
    April 1, 2015, by VOANews

    Nato’s supreme commander in Europe said that an armored vehicles convoy of US troops crossing eastern Europe is a “good message of reassurance” to member nations for the military alliance’s […]

  • Russia extends natural gas deal with Ukraine
    April 1, 2015, by VOANews

    Russian president Vladimir Putin has approved a plan to extend Moscow’s current natural gas deal with Ukraine for another three months. Russian authorities announced the extension Tuesday, just hours before […]