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March 28, 2017, by Clive Leviev-Sawyer

The aftermath of the results of Bulgaria’s March 26 parliamentary elections is seeing a predictable round of recriminations, while among those who lost, some leaders are resigning and others determinedly […]

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March 28, 2017, by The Sofia Globe staff

The ambassadors to Bulgaria of 12 EU member states released a joint statement on March 28, in response to a string of recent publications in Bulgarian media, critical of the […]

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March 28, 2017, by The Sofia Globe staff

A controversy has erupted over the decision by Bulgarian television station bTV not to air an episode of talk show host Slavi Trifonov’s nightly programme, saying that it wanted to […]

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March 28, 2017, by The Sofia Globe staff

Bulgarian state railways BDZ and the country’s Tourism Ministry are jointly offering two excursions on April 8 and 9 2017 on rolling stock pulled by a 1930s steam engine billed […]

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March 28, 2017, by Independent Balkan News Agency

The March 2017 parliamentary elections in Bulgaria may be over, but the issue of Turkey’s role in Bulgarian domestic politics that so dominated the days before the vote has not […]

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March 27, 2017, by The Sofia Globe staff

With 100 per cent of votes counted, Boiko Borissov’s centre-right GERB party had 32.65 per cent of the vote and the Bulgarian Socialist Party 27.2 per cent in the country’s March […]

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Bulgaria after the March 2017 parliamentary elections: Recriminations and resignations

March 28, 2017, by Clive Leviev-Sawyer

The aftermath of the results of Bulgaria’s March 26 parliamentary elections is seeing a predictable round of recriminations, while among those w ...

EU ambassadors joint statement on Bulgaria and CVM

March 28, 2017, by The Sofia Globe staff

The ambassadors to Bulgaria of 12 EU member states released a joint statement on March 28, in response to a string of recent publications in Bulgarian ...

Bulgarian car assembly plant files for bankruptcy – reports

March 28, 2017, by The Sofia Globe staff

Bulgaria’s Litex Motors, the owner and operator of the sole car assembly plant in the country, has filed for bankruptcy last month, reports in B ...

Controversy over Bulgarian TV station’s decision not to air talk show host’s episode

March 28, 2017, by The Sofia Globe staff

A controversy has erupted over the decision by Bulgarian television station bTV not to air an episode of talk show host Slavi Trifonov’s nightly ...

Bulgarian Jewish community to donate Vidin Synagogue to municipality

March 28, 2017, by The Sofia Globe staff

The Shalom Organisation of the Jews in Bulgaria has decided to donate the synagogue in Vidin, a port town in north-western Bulgaria on the banks of th ...

Bulgarian railways offers train excursions with ‘Europe’s most powerful steam locomotive’ on April 8 and 9

March 28, 2017, by The Sofia Globe staff

Bulgarian state railways BDZ and the country’s Tourism Ministry are jointly offering two excursions on April 8 and 9 2017 on rolling stock pulle ...