Archive for April 22nd, 2016

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April 22, 2016, by The Sofia Globe staff

The Bulgarian Air Force will carry out practice flights over Sofia on May 3, 4 and 5 2016 ahead of the traditional annual parade on May 6, celebrated as the […]

Another day of drama over Bulgaria’s election law changes

April 22, 2016, by The Sofia Globe staff

The Bulgarian Parliament’s second day of voting on the second reading of changes to the country’s election laws saw sundry dramatic twists ...

Bulgarian – Greek border blockade ‘will lose tourist industry 50 million euro’

April 22, 2016, by Independent Balkan News Agency

If the blockade of the Bulgarian – Greek border planned by Bulgarian lorry drivers over the Orthodox Easter holidays goes ahead, the tourism industr ...

Bulgarian MP, deputy Sofia mayor resign over public procurement row

April 22, 2016, by The Sofia Globe staff

The deputy mayor for transport in Bulgaria’s capital city of Sofia, Lyubomir Hristov, and an MP for the country’s ruling party GERB have s ...

  • Huge embarrassment as Romania gets axed from Eurovision
    April 22, 2016, by Independent Balkan News Agency

    Romania has been excluded from the Eurovision music contest over unsolved financial issues with the official broadcaster of the show. State-owned Romanian National Television (TVR) owes the European Broadcasting Union […]

  • Protests continue in Skopje
    April 22, 2016, by Independent Balkan News Agency

    Two massive protests were held on the night of April 21 in Skopje, with a strong police presence. On one hand there were protests by civil organisations backed by the opposition, […]