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August 28, 2014, by The Sofia Globe staff

Bulgaria’s Economy Ministry said on August 28 that the head of the country’s State Energy and Water Regulatory Commission (SEWRC), Boyan Boev, agreed to tender his resignation, as demanded a […]

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Peevski set to return to Bulgarian Parliament as major parties finalise candidates

August 28, 2014, by The Sofia Globe staff

Delyan Peevski, the controversial figure whose abortive appointment as State Agency for National Security chief in 2013 sparked public protests that u ...

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Pesticides in feed blamed in deaths of animals at Sofia Zoo

August 28, 2014, by The Sofia Globe staff

Pesticides in grain and bran have been found to have been the cause of the deaths of a number of animals at Sofia Zoo in recent days, reports on Augus ...

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Bulgaria to revise controversial document for Nato summit naming Russia as threat

August 27, 2014, by Independent Balkan News Agency

Bulgaria’s caretaker government has withdrawn a draft document on a proposed vision for the development of the country in Nato after controversy eru ...


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    Bulgaria impounds assets of eight CCB officials
    August 26, 2014, by The Sofia Globe staff

    Bulgaria’s prosecutor’s office said on August 26 that the Sofia City Court impounded the assets held by eight officials of the Corporate Commercial Bank (CCB), including majority shareholder Tsvetan Vassilev. […]

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    Bulgaria’s NEK amassing new losses, deputy PM says
    August 26, 2014, by The Sofia Globe staff

    Bulgaria’s state-owned electric utility NEK was losing about 50 million leva a month as a result of regulatory decisions, while at the same time giving preferential treatment to companies with […]