Archive for November 27th, 2015

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November 27, 2015, by The Sofia Globe staff

The Bulgarian government has decreed four additional days off in 2016 to create four long weekends around scheduled public holidays – but also has decreed four Saturdays as working days […]

Migrant flow into Bulgaria ‘practically stopped’ – Interior Minister

November 27, 2015, by The Sofia Globe staff

The migration flow into Bulgaria has practically stopped in recent weeks, Interior Minister Roumyana Buchvarova said during Question Time in the Natio ...

Migrant arrivals in Europe in 2015 approach 900 000 mark

November 27, 2015, by The Sofia Globe staff

The number of migrants, including refugees, that have arrived in Europe by land and sea since the beginning of 2015 is more than 898 000, according to ...

Bulgarian Parliament ratifies deal with Poland on repair of MiG-29 fighter jets

November 27, 2015, by The Sofia Globe staff

Bulgaria’s National Assembly voted on November 27 to approve an agreement with Poland for that country to repair and maintain the Bulgarian Air ...

  • Refugees try to force their way into Macedonia
    November 27, 2015, by Independent Balkan News Agency

    The situation with refugees on the southern border of Macedonia continues to be tense. Hundreds of refugees from Pakistan, Iran, Algeria, Morocco and other countries, spent the night outdoors, as […]

  • Two Plovdiv taxi company bosses arrested over tax evasion
    November 27, 2015, by The Sofia Globe staff

    Two managers of taxi companies in Bulgaria’s second city Plovdiv were taken into 72-hour custody after an investigation by the Regional Prosecutor’s Office found tax evasion of more than 1.5 […]

  • Bulgaria, China agree on joint economic projects on Silk Road
    November 27, 2015, by Independent Balkan News Agency

    A memorandum of understanding between Bulgaria and China was signed by Bulgarian Foreign Minister Daniel Mitov and his counterpart Wang Yi on November 26, aimed at developing policies on trade, […]