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December 8, 2016, by The Sofia Globe staff

The European Commission said on December 8 that it was sending Bulgaria reasoned opinions, the second stage of infringement proceedings, asking Sofia to comply with EU regulations concerning public procurement […]

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Bulgaria’s nationalist Patriotic Front offers Reformist Bloc support in trying to form a government

December 8, 2016, by The Sofia Globe staff

Bulgaria’s nationalist parliamentary group the Patriotic Front will support the Reformist Bloc if – as expected – the bloc is handed ...

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Bulgaria drastically increases penalties for motorists speeding in built-up areas

December 8, 2016, by The Sofia Globe staff

Bulgaria’s MPs voted on December 8 to double the fines for speeding in cities and towns from the current 350 leva to 700 leva (about 358 euro) i ...

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Bulgarian road tax sticker prices unchanged in 2017 – 97 leva for a car vignette

December 8, 2016, by The Sofia Globe staff

The prices of Bulgaria’s road tax stickers, known as vignettes, will remain unchanged in 2017. Prices rose in 2016, the first time in several ye ...