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September 16, 2014, by The Sofia Globe staff

Bulgaria’s central bank said on September 16 that it extended the special supervision period for the Corporate Commercial Bank (CCB) and its subsidiary, Victoria Bank, by two months, which means […]

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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, has turned himself in to police in Belgrade, reports in Serbia […]

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September 16, 2014, by Independent Balkan News Agency

A group of refugee children from Somalia and Afghanistan may end up going to school in Sofia after residents of the Bulgarian village of Kalishte in the Kovachevitsa area campaigned […]

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September 16, 2014, by The Sofia Globe staff

A moderate expansion is underway in most major advanced and emerging economies, but growth remains weak in the euro zone, which runs the risk of prolonged stagnation if further steps […]

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September 15, 2014, by The Sofia Globe staff

Bulgaria’s weather forecasters have issued a “Code Orange” warning of hazardous weather because of expected heavy rain and thunderstorms in six regions of the country on September 16. The regions […]

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September 15, 2014, by The Sofia Globe staff

Bulgaria’s consumer price index (CPI) posted another month of deflation, shrinking by 0.2 per cent in August, but the annual deflation figure at the end of the month decreased to […]

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  • Tsvetan Vassilev photo from his personal website, vassilev.bg
  • Kalishte
  • euro coins photo Ossi Kallunki freeimages com
  • hailstorm Sofia Bulgaria July 8 2014 photo Clive Leviev-Sawyer
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