Bulgarian National Bank BNB photo CLS
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March 27, 2015, by The Sofia Globe staff

Bulgaria’s Finance Minister Vladislav Goranov said on March 27 that he was “hopeful” that a new governor of the Bulgarian National Bank (BNB) could be appointed by the end of […]

Sofia metro sign photo Clive Leviev-Sawyer
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March 26, 2015, by The Sofia Globe staff

The Sofia metro underground railway extension to the airport is to open in early April 2015, according to Stoyan Bratoev, executive director of the company in charge of the metro. […]

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March 26, 2015, by The Sofia Globe staff

Summer daylight saving time starts in Bulgaria on March 29 2015 at 3am, when clocks must be adjusted forward an hour to 4am. Daylight saving time starts every year on […]

Kozloduy nuclear power plant. Photo: Trygve W Nodeland
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March 26, 2015, by The Sofia Globe staff

Bulgaria’s Cabinet has asked US nuclear firm Westinghouse Electric to join the proposed expansion of the Kozloduy nuclear power plant as a strategic investor and shareholder with a 49 per […]

Photo: Dido Ivanov
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March 26, 2015, by The Sofia Globe staff

The European Commission said on March 26 that it had opened an infringement procedure against Bulgaria on what the commission termed investor restrictions for agricultural land. The announcement said that […]

Photo: Amir Darafsheh
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March 26, 2015, by The Sofia Globe staff

There has been a persistent failure by Bulgarian authorities to address “fundamental shortcomings” in the treatment and conditions of detention of people in jail and custody, the Council of Europe’s […]

  • Bulgarian National Bank BNB photo CLS
  • Sofia metro sign photo Clive Leviev-Sawyer
  • clock 3am to 4am summer time
  • Kozloduy nuclear power plant. Photo: Trygve W Nodeland
  • Photo: Dido Ivanov
  • Photo: Amir Darafsheh

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Bulgarian National Bank BNB photo CLS

Bulgaria could appoint new central bank governor in April – Finance Minister

March 27, 2015, by The Sofia Globe staff

Bulgaria’s Finance Minister Vladislav Goranov said on March 27 that he was “hopeful” that a new governor of the Bulgarian National B ...

Photo: Clive Leviev-Sawyer

Bulgaria Justice Minister sacks Registry Agency chief

March 27, 2015, by The Sofia Globe staff

Bulgaria’s Justice Minister Hristo Ivanov sacked the head of the Registry Agency Ventsislav Spiridonov effective immediately, the ministry said ...

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Bulgaria business climate rises in March

March 27, 2015, by Independent Balkan News Agency

Managers’ outlook on the business climate in Bulgaria improved for a third consecutive month in March, rising by 0.9 percentage points, boosted by i ...

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Bank of Greece: deposits have dropped to 140.5B euro

March 27, 2015, by Independent Balkan News Agency

The total deposits in Greek banks dropped to 140.5 billion euro in February, according to figures released Thursday by the Bank of Greece. Depositors ...

Sofia metro sign photo Clive Leviev-Sawyer

Sofia metro airport line to open in first half of April 2015

March 26, 2015, by The Sofia Globe staff

The Sofia metro underground railway extension to the airport is to open in early April 2015, according to Stoyan Bratoev, executive director of the co ...

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Clocks change in Bulgaria to summer daylight saving time on March 29 2015

March 26, 2015, by The Sofia Globe staff

Summer daylight saving time starts in Bulgaria on March 29 2015 at 3am, when clocks must be adjusted forward an hour to 4am. Daylight saving time star ...