Archive for April 25th, 2016

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April 25, 2016, by The Sofia Globe staff

Bulgarian Prime Minister Boiko Borissov is to hold talks on April 26 with the four parties in the governing coalition amid controversy over changes to the election law approved by […]

Bulgaria’s BEH contracts 535M euro bridge loan – reports

April 25, 2016, by The Sofia Globe staff

Bulgarian Energy Holding (BEH) has agreed a bridge loan with three foreign banks worth 535 million euro, which it will use to pay debts owed to two co ...

Bulgarian carriers call off blockade of Greek border at Orthodox Easter

April 25, 2016, by Independent Balkan News Agency

A meeting between Bulgarian Prime Minister Boiko Borissov, Transport Minister Ivailo Moskovski, road carriers and tour operators on April 25 resulted ...

Sofia urban mobility centre management resigns after public procurement row

April 25, 2016, by The Sofia Globe staff

The management team of the Sofia city hall urban mobility centre has resigned, only days after the mayor of the Bulgarian capital city reportedly aske ...

  • Bus companies to protest in Sofia on April 26
    April 25, 2016, by The Sofia Globe staff

    Bus companies are going ahead with a planned protest in Bulgaria’s capital city Sofia on April 26. More than 100 buses will be involved in the protest, which is entitled […]

  • Bulgaria reported 151 dangerous products to EU in 2015
    April 25, 2016, by The Sofia Globe staff

    Bulgaria reported 151 dangerous products as part of an EU-wide alert system in 2015, a report by the European Commission said on April 25 2016. Most, 85, were clothing items, […]

  • Fire at Bulgaria’s Arsenal munitions factory kills two
    April 25, 2016, by The Sofia Globe staff

    Two people died and a number were injured in a fire on the morning of April 25 at Bulgaria’s Arsenal military weapons factory in the town of Kazanluk. The two people, identified […]

  • Bulgarians abroad petition against electoral law changes
    April 25, 2016, by Independent Balkan News Agency

    Bulgarians living abroad are protesting and petitioning against changes approved by Parliament to electoral laws that provide for polling stations outside the country to be opened only at diplomatic and […]

  • Mitov: Schengen area needs to be kept as it is
    April 25, 2016, by Independent Balkan News Agency

    Minister of Foreign Affairs of Bulgaria Daniel Mitov gave an exclusive interview to IBNA. The head of Bulgarian diplomacy spoke of his country’s relations with the EU, Russia, the Republic of […]