Archive for June 18th, 2015

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June 18, 2015, by Andre Crous of The Prague Post

In Finnish director Jalmari Helander’s Big Game, Samuel L. Jackson stars as the Most Powerful Man in the World, but the character he portrays may just be the weakest POTUS […]

Bulgaria fines Lukoil 100 000 leva for petrol spill

June 18, 2015, by The Sofia Globe staff

Bulgaria’s Environment Ministry said on June 18 that it was fining oil company Lukoil 100 000 leva, or about 51 100 euro, for the petrol spill n ...

Bulgarian socialists secure support for Constitutional Court challenge on Cabinet’s 8B euro debt plan

June 18, 2015, by The Sofia Globe staff

Bulgaria’s opposition socialists plan to file a formal challenge against the Cabinet’s three-year eight-billion euro borrowing plan at the ...

Borissov most liked politician, but approval of his government slips slightly – poll

June 18, 2015, by The Sofia Globe staff

Bulgarian Prime Minister Boiko Borissov remains the country’s most-liked politician, with a 33 per cent approval rating, but approval of his gov ...

  • EC takes Bulgaria to court over poor air quality
    June 18, 2015, by The Sofia Globe staff

    The European Commission said on June 17 that it has referred Bulgaria to the EU Court of Justice, saying that the country failed to implement measures to reduce “persistently high […]

  • Turkey to donate 100 000 vaccines to Bulgaria
    June 18, 2015, by Independent Balkan News Agency

    Turkey is to donate 100 000 vaccines to Bulgaria to enable the country to fulfil its child immunisation calendar to the end of the year, Bulgarian Health Minister Petar Moskov […]

  • EU agrees to extend Russia sanctions over Ukraine
    June 18, 2015, by VOANews

    European Union governments have reached preliminary agreement to extend sanctions against Russia for six months for its role in the Ukraine crisis, triggering Kremlin warnings that Moscow will retaliate. The […]

  • Low expectations of Greek deal at Eurogroup meeting
    June 18, 2015, by Independent Balkan News Agency

    The Eurogroup is set to convene in Luxembourg today. However, the Greek crisis isn’t expected to be discussed at length since Athens will not be presenting any new proposal on […]