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May 27, 2016, by The Sofia Globe staff

Bulgarian head of state President Rossen Plevneliev is asking the Constitutional Court to rule whether three of the questions planned for a national referendum in autumn 2016 are permissible in […]

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Borissov: I could have been President years ago if I wanted

May 27, 2016, by The Sofia Globe staff

Bulgarian Prime Minister Boiko Borissov said on May 27 that he did not see himself as the unifying right-wing candidate for president that the country ...

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Bulgaria anti-trust regulator approves Tokuda hospital acquisition by Acıbadem

May 27, 2016, by The Sofia Globe staff

Bulgaria’s Commission for Protection of Competition has ruled to approve the proposed acquisition of Tokuda hospital in Sofia and City Clinic, a ...


Bulgarian village mayor faces organised crime, racketeering charges

May 27, 2016, by The Sofia Globe staff

The mayor of the Bulgarian village of Galiche, Tsenko Chokov – arrested in a large-scale police raid along with his son and 10 others – is ...

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    Bulgarian prime minister is Brussels’ ‘golden boy’
    May 27, 2016, by Deutsche Welle

    Bulgarian Prime Minister Boiko Borissov has urged Eastern Europe to show more solidarity in the refugee crisis. What are his motives for the pro-European stance? “The state has collapsed. So […]

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    Bulgarian defence industry exports up 50% year-on-year
    May 26, 2016, by Independent Balkan News Agency

    Exports by Bulgaria’s defence industry were 50 per cent higher in 2015 than in 2014, adding up to 649 million euro, Defence Minister Nikolai Nenchev said. Going by Bulgarian Economy […]