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Belene nuclear plant site, screengrab from Bulgarian National Television
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October 4, 2013, by The Sofia Globe staff

Bulgarian business executive Bogomil Manchev, chief executive of the Risk Engineering company, was on October 4 2013 charged with incitement to embezzlement in the Belene nuclear power station case. Manchev […]

Belene nuclear plant site, screengrab from Bulgarian National Television

Bulgarian prosecutors: No indictments after Belene-linked raid

September 23, 2013, by The Sofia Globe staff

Bulgaria’s prosecutor’s office said on September 23 that it has not pressed charges, at this stage, in its investigation of payments linked to the ...

Belene nuclear plant site, screengrab from Bulgarian National Television

Bulgarian prosecutors raid offices as part of Belene investigation

September 20, 2013, by The Sofia Globe staff

Bulgarian prosecutors and law enforcement raided 17 properties in four Bulgarian cities and towns on September 20 as part of an investigation into all ...

Belene nuclear plant site, screengrab from Bulgarian National Television

Bulgarian PM says hopeful for ‘minimum damages’ from Belene lawsuit

September 13, 2013, by The Sofia Globe staff

Bulgarian Prime Minister Plamen Oresharski said on September 13 that he was confident that Bulgaria’s legal counsel “will do everything possible t ...


  • Belene nuclear plant site, screengrab from Bulgarian National Television
    Bulgarian court orders disclosure of Belene nuclear plant study
    August 20, 2013, by The Sofia Globe staff

    Sofia’s administrative court ruled to make public, subject to freedom of information request, all the information regarding the feasibility study carried out by consultants HSBC on the Belene nuclear plant […]

  • Economy Minister Dragomir Stoynev, right, and his predecessor, caretaker minister Assen Vassilev
    No decision to restart Belene nuclear project yet – minister
    June 10, 2013, by The Sofia Globe staff

    Bulgaria’s Economy Minister Dragomir Stoynev said on June 10 that the country’s government has not made a political decision to restart the mothballed Belene nuclear station project. Making an appearance […]

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    Bulgaria’s Oresharski meets EU, Nato ambassadors
    June 4, 2013, by The Sofia Globe staff

    Plamen Oresharski, appointed prime minister of Bulgaria as of May 29 in the socialist government, held his first official meeting with ambassadors of European Union and Nato member states on […]

  • Belene nuclear plant site, screengrab from Bulgarian National Television
    Russian envoy awaited in Bulgaria for Belene talks – PM
    June 3, 2013, by The Sofia Globe staff

    Bulgaria’s government is set to host talks on the future of the mothballed Belene nuclear power plant project later this week, when a Russian delegation is expected in Sofia, Prime […]