Archive for February 5th, 2016

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February 5, 2016, by The Sofia Globe staff

Bulgaria’s National Assembly has approved the second and final reading of amendments to the Defence and Armed Forces Act that legalise the participation of allied air forces from other Nato […]

Bulgaria calls contest for new tourism logo

February 5, 2016, by The Sofia Globe staff

Bulgaria’s Tourism Ministry said on February 5 that it launched an open competition to choose a new tourism logo for the country. The contest is ...

Bulgarian consumer confidence improves – poll

February 5, 2016, by The Sofia Globe staff

Bulgaria’s consumer confidence indicator was 1.5 percentage points higher in January 2016 than in October 2015, the National Statistical Institu ...

Farmer blockade at Greek-Bulgarian border eases – reports

February 5, 2016, by Independent Balkan News Agency

After a week of extensive traffic disruption at the border crossings between Bulgaria and Greece, the blockade imposed by Greek farmers appeared to ea ...

  • Greek government caught in lose-lose situation
    February 5, 2016, by Independent Balkan News Agency

    The Greek government seems to have become trapped in an “impossible” situation as its negotiations with creditors appear to be at a dead-end and huge protests against social security reform […]

  • Opinion: Nothing can be taken for granted
    February 5, 2016, by Christoph Hasselbach of Deutsche Welle

    “If you don’t like being with us, then leave.” It has long been fashionable among continental Europeans to react with demonstrative pride to the constant complaining and requests for special […]

  • Poland to reopen investigation into Smolensk plane crash
    February 5, 2016, by The Warsaw Voice

    Poland may re-launch the inquiry into the 2010 Smolensk air crash in Russia, in which President Lech Kaczynski and 95 other people were killed, after Defense Minister Antoni Macierewicz signed […]