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October 1, 2014, by The Sofia Globe staff

Boiko Borissov’s centre-right GERB party continues to hold a strong lead a few days ahead of Bulgaria’s October 5 early parliamentary elections, with 34 per cent of voter support, according […]

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October 1, 2014, by The Sofia Globe staff

Bulgaria’s State Energy and Water Regulatory Commission (SEWRC) approved on October 1 electricity price increases of an average 9.79 per cent, effective immediately. The increases vary among the areas served by […]

Tsvetan Vassilev photo from his personal website, vassilev.bg
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October 1, 2014, by The Sofia Globe staff

Liechtenstein’s chief public prosecutor confirmed on October 1 2014 that an investigation into Tsvetan Vassilev, majority shareholder of Bulgaria’s Corporate Commercial Bank (Corpbank), has been launched in connection with suspected […]

Yordan Balalov, caretaker Interior Minister, at the September 23 news conference.  Photo: mvr.bg
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October 1, 2014, by The Sofia Globe staff

Bulgaria’s Interior Ministry has information about certain politicians involved in vote-buying ahead of the country’s early parliamentary elections on October 5, but lacks sufficient evidence to make statements about it, […]

Photo: Clive Leviev-Sawyer
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October 1, 2014, by The Sofia Globe staff

Bulgarian private sector associations and trade unions have called for a postponement of the Budget 2014 update proposed by the caretaker cabinet’s finance ministry, strongly objecting to the envisaged exceeding […]

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October 1, 2014, by The Sofia Globe staff

Bulgarian President Rossen Plevneliev conferred the country’s highest honour, the Stara Planina First Class, on France’s former ambassador in Sofia Philippe Autié and former German ambassador Matthias Höpfner at a […]

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  • Photo: Clive Leviev-Sawyer
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Borissov gerb

Borissov’s GERB holds strong lead ahead of October 5 elections – poll

October 1, 2014, by The Sofia Globe staff

Boiko Borissov’s centre-right GERB party continues to hold a strong lead a few days ahead of Bulgaria’s October 5 early parliamentary elec ...

Electricity pylons photo Petr Kovar freeimages com

Electricity prices in Bulgaria increase by close to 10% on October 1

October 1, 2014, by The Sofia Globe staff

Bulgaria’s State Energy and Water Regulatory Commission (SEWRC) approved on October 1 electricity price increases of an average 9.79 per cent, ...

Tsvetan Vassilev photo from his personal website, vassilev.bg

Liechtenstein confirms investigation of Corpbank’s Vassilev for suspected money laundering

October 1, 2014, by The Sofia Globe staff

Liechtenstein’s chief public prosecutor confirmed on October 1 2014 that an investigation into Tsvetan Vassilev, majority shareholder of Bulgari ...

Yordan Balalov, caretaker Interior Minister, at the September 23 news conference.  Photo: mvr.bg

Bulgarian elections 2014: Interior Ministry has ‘information’ on politicians involved in vote-buying

October 1, 2014, by The Sofia Globe staff

Bulgaria’s Interior Ministry has information about certain politicians involved in vote-buying ahead of the country’s early parliamentary ...

Photo: Clive Leviev-Sawyer

Bulgarian business and unions reject proposed Budget 2014 rewrite

October 1, 2014, by The Sofia Globe staff

Bulgarian private sector associations and trade unions have called for a postponement of the Budget 2014 update proposed by the caretaker cabinet̵ ...

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President confers Bulgaria’s highest honour on former French and German ambassadors

October 1, 2014, by The Sofia Globe staff

Bulgarian President Rossen Plevneliev conferred the country’s highest honour, the Stara Planina First Class, on France’s former ambassador ...


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