Archive for June 3rd, 2016

terminal 2 of Sofia Airport in Bulgaria
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June 3, 2016, by The Sofia Globe staff

Bulgaria’s Transport Ministry said on June 3 that it has formally opened the tender to pick a concession operator for the country’s largest airport in the capital city of Sofia. […]

In EU capitals, residents of Sofia and Bucharest least happy about noise, air quality

June 3, 2016, by The Sofia Globe staff

Residents of Romania’s capital city Bucharest and Bulgaria’s capital Sofia are least satisfied with the quality of the air and the noise l ...

Bulgarian minority party BDC parliamentary group implodes

June 3, 2016, by The Sofia Globe staff

One of the parliamentary groups in Bulgaria’s National Assembly, the Bulgarian Democratic Centre, collapsed on June 3 when one of its constituen ...

US gives Bulgaria generally positive review on fight against terrorism

June 3, 2016, by Independent Balkan News Agency

An annual report by the US state department on counter-terrorism has noted a number of positive aspects of Bulgaria’s efforts but identified some sh ...

  • Bulgaria moves to cut back police pension pay perks
    June 3, 2016, by The Sofia Globe staff

    Bulgaria’s National Assembly has approved the first reading of amendments to the Interior Ministry Act that will cut back retirement pay for police who take up employment at the ministry […]

  • After a Brexit, could Poland and Austria be next?
    June 3, 2016, by VOANews

    When Poland’s right-wing Prime Minister Beata Szydlo swept to an election victory late last year, one of the first things her government did was remove the blue European Union flag […]

  • EU foreign policy chief visits Warsaw
    June 3, 2016, by The Warsaw Voice

    EU foreign policy chief Federica Mogherini visited Warsaw on June 2 to discuss the July Nato summit, EU sanctions on Russia and Eastern Partnership, among others. Mogherini met President Andrzej Duda, PM […]