Archive for February 23rd, 2016

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February 23, 2016, by The Sofia Globe staff

Royal Dutch Shell signed a contract on February 23 to explore for oil and gas in Bulgaria’s Black Sea economic area, as the government in Sofia hopes to diversify its […]

Bulgaria to make CCB investigation report available to MPs, not public

February 23, 2016, by The Sofia Globe staff

Bulgaria’s Finance Ministry said on February 23 that it would make the report by AlixPartners Services UK LLP, the company hired to track and re ...

Talks with Anastasiades open new horizon for co-operation, Plevneliev tells Cyprus business forum

February 23, 2016, by Independent Balkan News Agency

Bulgarian President Rossen Plevneliev told a Bulgarian-Cyprus business forum on February 23 that talks with visiting Cypriot president Nikos Anastasia ...

Mediterranean migrant, refugee arrivals in Europe so far in 2016 top 100 000

February 23, 2016, by The Sofia Globe staff

Migrant and refugee arrivals in Greece and Italy in 2016 this week exceeded 100 000, the International Organization for Migration said on February 23. ...

  • Plovdiv to begin restoring Odeon archaeological site
    February 23, 2016, by The Sofia Globe staff

    After nearly one year, Bulgaria’s National Institute for Cultural Heritage has issued a permit to Plovdiv municipality to begin repairing the Odeon archaeological site, a 250 000 leva project, mayor […]

  • Europol launches European Migrant Smuggling Centre
    February 23, 2016, by The Sofia Globe staff

    EU police agency Europol launched on February 22 2016 the new European Migrant Smuggling Centre (EMSC), described as having the goal of proactively supporting EU member states in dismantling criminal networks […]