All posts in Bulgaria

Photo: Clive Leviev-Sawyer
September 17, 2014, by Clive Leviev-Sawyer

Unofficial estimates are that in Bulgaria’s early parliamentary elections on October 5 2014, vote-buying will add up to a 10 million leva business – a figure close to half the […]


State of emergency in two Bulgarian villages after heavy rain

September 17, 2014, by The Sofia Globe staff

A state of emergency continued to be in force on the morning of September 17 in two villages in Bulgaria’s Hissarya municipality, Krasnovo and K ...

Tsvetan Vassilev photo from his personal website,

Majority shareholder of Bulgaria’s CCB surrenders to Serbian police – report

September 16, 2014, by The Sofia Globe staff

The majority shareholder in Bulgaria’s Corporate Commercial Bank (CCB), Tsvetan Vassilev, wanted by Bulgarian prosecutors on suspicion of embezzling ...

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400 doctors have quit Bulgaria since start of 2014 – medical association

September 16, 2014, by The Sofia Globe staff

Four hundred Bulgarian doctors have left the country to work abroad since the beginning of 2014, pursuing vastly higher salaries and better profession ...