Archive for May 13th, 2016

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May 13, 2016, by VOANews

The rescue of over 800 migrants off the coast of Sicily over the past two days is emblematic of a new strategy by those desperate and determined to escape their […]

Borissov names new labour minister after Donchev refuses post

May 13, 2016, by The Sofia Globe staff

Bulgarian Prime Minister Boiko Borissov said on May 13 that he was nominating Zornitsa Rusinova, deputy minister of labour and social policy, to take ...

Bulgarian anti-corruption bill suffers new setback

May 13, 2016, by Independent Balkan News Agency

An amended draft bill meant to create a new government body to fight corruption and conflict of interest has suffered yet another setback even before ...

Bulgaria records 0.7% economic growth in Q1 2016 – flash estimate

May 13, 2016, by The Sofia Globe staff

Bulgaria’s economy posted 0.7 per cent growth in the first quarter of the year, the National Statistical Institute (NSI) said in a flash estimate on ...

  • Bulgaria annual CPI records 2.2% deflation in April
    May 13, 2016, by The Sofia Globe staff

    Bulgaria’s consumer price index (CPI) shrank by 2.2 per cent year-on-year in April, the highest since 2.3 per cent annual deflation was recorded in March 2014, while the monthly data […]

  • Sofia meets Richard III at the Science Festival
    May 13, 2016, by The Sofia Globe staff

    Richard III, or at least a 3D printout of his remains, is making his first visit to Bulgaria – in effect, the first time these bones have left England since […]

  • Bulgarian court declares TV7 broadcaster insolvent
    May 13, 2016, by The Sofia Globe staff

    Sofia City Court has ruled to declare private television channel TV7 insolvent, effective as of December 31 2015, after concluding that its revenues were not enough to service its bank […]