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July 22, 2017, by Imanuel Marcus

Wizz Air has a new hub, at Varna Airport, and several new flight connections. This rather large expansion plan, announced in December of last year, was now implemented. A brand […]

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July 20, 2017, by The Sofia Globe staff

Bulgaria’s prosecutor’s office said on July 20 that it has concluded its investigation into the collapse of the Corporate Commercial Bank (CCB) in 2014 and has filed a lawsuit in […]

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July 20, 2017, by The Sofia Globe staff

In a second-reading vote on July 20, Bulgarian MPs rejected a proposal by Prime Minister Boiko Borissov’s GERB party to halve the threshold for cash payments to 5000 leva. This […]

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July 20, 2017, by The Sofia Globe staff

A former member of the Bulgarian military shot a British tourist in the leg during a dispute on the road near Bulgaria’s Black Sea resort of Sunny Beach, television station […]

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July 20, 2017, by The Sofia Globe staff

Police have fined nudists at Bulgaria’s Delfin beach, a traditional clothing-optional strip for decades, in the latest episode of ongoing clashes between naturalists and the tenant of the beach who […]

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July 18, 2017, by Imanuel Marcus

Arthur P. Nemitoff is Senior Rabbi of the Congregation B’nai Jehudah in his home town of Kansas City. On his home turf, he heads his congregation and provides services at […]

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