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August 30, 2015, by The Sofia Globe staff

A Bulgarian government Falcon aircraft with Prime Minister Boiko Borissov on board made an emergency landing on the evening of August 30 at Varna Airport after problems with the plane’s […]

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August 30, 2015, by Deutsche Welle

Police in Hungary announced on Sunday they had arrested a fifth suspect, a Bulgarian citizen, in connection with last week’s discovery of a truck abandoned in Austria containing the bodies […]

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August 30, 2015, by VOANews

The interior ministers of Britain, France and Germany have called for a special meeting of European Union interior and justice ministers within the next two weeks to deal with the […]

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August 28, 2015, by The Sofia Globe staff

Bulgaria and Poland signed on August 28 2015 a letter of intent indicating their willingness to co-operate in Poland maintaining, repairing and upgrading MiG-29 fighter aircraft of the Bulgarian Air Force, […]

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August 28, 2015, by Independent Balkan News Agency

A monthly survey of managers’ opinions about the business climate in Bulgaria has found a slight increase in optimism, boosted mainly by more positive views in industry and the retail […]

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August 28, 2015, by The Sofia Globe staff

Prosecutors in the Bulgarian town of Kyustendil were to ask a court on August 28 to order the remand in custody of five men who were detained near the Bulgarian-Macedonian […]

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