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December 19, 2014, by The Sofia Globe staff

Bulgaria’s Parliament passed on December 19 the amendments giving anyone born after December 31 1959 a one-off choice to switch from their private pension fund to the National Social Security […]

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One person reported dead in latest munitions plant blast in Bulgaria

December 19, 2014, by The Sofia Globe staff

An explosion near the town of Kazanluk in central Bulgaria on December 19 caused the death of one person and three more injured, Bulgarian National Ra ...

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Bulgarian police in talks with Greece on finding missing former security agency chief Sertov

December 19, 2014, by Independent Balkan News Agency

Senior Bulgarian law enforcement officials have held talks with Greek counterparts in an effort to find Petko Sertov, the former head of the State Age ...


Borissov: EC has approved 2014/2020 transport funding for Bulgaria

December 18, 2014, by The Sofia Globe staff

The European Commission has approved the 2014/2020 transport and transport infrastructure programme, meaning millions for motorways and the metro, acc ...

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    War of words over Bulgarian judiciary continues
    December 18, 2014, by The Sofia Globe staff

    Bulgaria’s Supreme Judicial Council has denied allegations that it has information that the Sofia City Court has been exercising pressure on 15 judges who some days ago declared an unprecedented […]