Archive for May 18th, 2016

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May 18, 2016, by Independent Balkan News Agency

The Republic of Macedonia’s governing coalition parties, VMRO-DPMNE and BDI (Democratic  Union for Integration), voted in parliament on May 18 to postpone the June 5 elections, as the Constitutional Court had […]

Plevneliev to take election law amendments to Constitutional Court

May 18, 2016, by The Sofia Globe staff

Condemning the National Assembly’s rejection of his veto of election law amendments on voting abroad as “the latest occasion that legislat ...

After overturning veto, ruling majority to rewrite election law – again

May 18, 2016, by The Sofia Globe staff

The prolonged political farce over Bulgaria’s election law continued on May 18 with the ruling majority, having just overturned a presidential v ...

Bulgarian Parliament overturns presidential veto on voting abroad law

May 18, 2016, by The Sofia Globe staff

Caving into a threat from the nationalist Patriotic Front to withdraw its support from Prime Minister Boiko Borissov’s government unless Preside ...

  • Bulgaria Q1 2016 FDI was 371.3M euro
    May 18, 2016, by Independent Balkan News Agency

    Foreign direct investment in Bulgaria in the first three months of 2016 stood at 371.3 million euro, the equivalent of 0.8 per cent of  gross domestic product (GDP), statistics from […]

  • Bulgarian Parliament votes new labour minister into office
    May 18, 2016, by The Sofia Globe staff

    Bulgaria’s National Assembly voted on May 18 to approve Prime Minister Boiko Borissov’s nomination of Zornitsa Rusinova as Minister of Labour and Social Policy, replacing former deputy prime minister Ivailo […]