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November 23, 2017, by The Sofia Globe staff

Bulgaria’s National Assembly voted on November 23 to approve the second reading of amendments to laws on the EU Blue Card residence and work permit to lengthen the validity from […]

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November 23, 2017, by Clive Leviev-Sawyer

The November 23 joint meeting in Strumica of the governments of Bulgaria and Macedonia was proof of the development of relations between the two countries, Bulgarian Prime Minister Boiko Borissov […]

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November 23, 2017, by The Sofia Globe staff

Bulgarian Parliament passed amendments to the Interior Ministry Act on November 23 that would give the border police directorate of the ministry wider powers to investigate crimes and participate in […]

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November 23, 2017, by Imanuel Marcus

The organisers of the German Christmas Market in Sofia are having a big argument with the Bulgarian National Revenue Agency. Several wooden huts at the market were closed and sealed. […]

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November 23, 2017, by Independent Balkan News Agency

A list of statues and monuments that should be immediately withdrawn from Skopje’s city centre is in the hands of culture minister of Macedonia, Robert Alagjozovski, with the final decisions […]

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November 23, 2017, by The Sofia Globe staff

Georgi Hauschild from Germany was adopted when he was a young boy. Most of the memories of his early childhood in Bulgaria are blurry or have faded altogether. Whenever Georgi […]

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