All posts in Bulgaria

  • Please do not adjust your screen: the bTV-Bulsatcom battle
    January 11, 2013, by Clive Leviev-Sawyer

    Conspiracy theories, appeals to European and Bulgarian national institutions, the inevitable satirical clip rewriting Adolf Hitler’s dialogue in the film Downfall…it must be a Bulgarian commercial dispute. In this case, […]

  • Family of five found dead in Sofia apartment
    January 11, 2013, by The Sofia Globe staff

    A family of five was found dead in an apartment in the Gotse Delchev residential area of Sofia, police in the Bulgarian capital city said on January 11 2013. The […]

  • Bulgaria’s relations with Macedonia: Reset or reverse?
    January 10, 2013, by Clive Leviev-Sawyer

    Bulgaria has underlined time and again that it wants a reset of relations with Macedonia, calling on Skopje to end what Sofia describes as manipulations of history, anti-Bulgarian rhetoric and […]

  • New Bulgarian prosecutor-general sworn in
    January 10, 2013, by The Sofia Globe staff

    Sotir Tsatsarov was sworn in as Bulgaria’s prosecutor-general on January 10. In his first media statement after officially taking office, Tsatsarov said that he would seek to reform the prosecutor’s […]

  • Bulgaria pays off 880M euro bonds
    January 10, 2013, by The Sofia Globe staff

    Bulgaria has paid 880 million euro on bonds due on January 15, using the proceeds from new bonds issued in July 2012, Deputy Finance Minister Kalina Karaivanova said on January […]

  • Bulgarian business objects to new recycling law
    January 10, 2013, by The Sofia Globe staff

    The Bulgarian Industrial Association (BIA) has published an open letter to President Rossen Plevneliev and several other state and government leaders objecting to a law that came into effect at […]