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May 31, 2016, by Independent Balkan News Agency

Bulgaria’s Cabinet is highly focused on building gas inter-connector pipelines with neighbouring countries, with a special emphasis on the link to Greece, which is part of Sofia’s strategy to diversify […]

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Bulgaria reports 2.35B leva Budget surplus in January-April, in line with forecast

May 31, 2016, by The Sofia Globe staff

Bulgaria’s Finance Ministry said on May 2015 that the consolidated Budget surplus for the first four months of 2016 was 2.35 billion leva, or 2.6 pe ...

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Annual Olaf report touts improved effectiveness

May 31, 2016, by The Sofia Globe staff

EU’s anti-fraud office Olaf said in its annual report for 2015 that the re-organisation carried out in 2012 has improved effectiveness “ac ...

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In one day, 215 migrants stopped from illegally entering Bulgaria

May 31, 2016, by The Sofia Globe staff

Over the past day, Bulgarian Border Police have prevented attempts to cross into the country illegally by a total of 215 migrants, the Interior Minist ...

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    Bulgaria joins in World No-Tobacco Day 2016
    May 30, 2016, by The Sofia Globe staff

    Bulgaria’s Health Ministry has organised a number of events countrywide as part of May 31, World No-Tobacco Day. EU statistics show that about 35 per cent of Bulgarians aged over […]

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    Bulgarian military assists Border Police at Kulata checkpoint
    May 30, 2016, by The Sofia Globe staff

    Sixty military personnel from a Blagoevgrad-based unit were continuing to assist Border Police teams at the Kulata checkpoint at Bulgaria’s border with Greece, the Bulgarian Ministry of Defence said on […]

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    Bulgaria central bank approves sale of TBI Bank
    May 29, 2016, by The Sofia Globe staff

    Bulgaria’s central bank has approved the indirect sale of TBI Bank, one of Bulgaria’s smaller financial institutions, to Luxembourg-registered 4finance Holding SA. The acquiring party will buy 100 per cent […]