Archive for July, 2017

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July 24, 2017, by The Sofia Globe staff

The UN High Commissioner for Refugees’ office in Bulgaria has welcomed the government’s efforts to improve the integration of refugees through the adoption of a new ordinance, while pointing to […]

Bad prosecution cost Bulgaria 2.47M leva in 2016 – report

July 24, 2017, by The Sofia Globe staff

Bulgaria’s prosecutor’s office has lost 284 cases last year under a law that holds the state liable for damages incurred by individuals pr ...

IMF raises growth projections for France, Germany, Italy and Spain but revises UK and US downward

July 24, 2017, by The Sofia Globe staff

In its July 2017 update of its world economic outlook report, the International Monetary Fund (IMF) has revised upwards its growth projections for sev ...

SeongJin Ahn: The Korean who walked 700 kilometres to Sofia

July 23, 2017, by Imanuel Marcus

The Korean adventurer SeongJin Ahn reached Sofia today, after walking 700 kilometres. But a lot more walking is coming up. His plan is to walk from Bu ...

  • Weather warnings in place: Excessive heat in Bulgaria
    July 23, 2017, by Imanuel Marcus

    All 28 Bulgarian provinces were under a Code Yellow dangerous weather warning on Sunday, for excessive heat. Temperatures of up to 39 degrees Centigrade were forecast in the country. This […]

  • Sofia: Fire in luxury hotel “Marinela”
    July 22, 2017, by Imanuel Marcus

    A fire broke out in one of Sofia’s most famous luxury hotels on Saturday. Firefighters were trying to locate the source and contain the flames in Hotel Marinela, which is […]

  • The sky is the limit: Wizz Air invades Varna Airport
    July 22, 2017, by Imanuel Marcus

    Wizz Air has a new hub, at Varna Airport, and several new flight connections. This rather large expansion plan, announced in December of last year, was now implemented. A brand […]