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September 19, 2014, by The Sofia Globe staff

Bulgaria’s Supreme Administrative Court has ordered the reduction of the number of polling stations in Turkey for the October 8 parliamentary elections by eight. The order was handed down after […]

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‘New evidence’ that Bulgaria forced Syrian asylum-seekers back to Turkey, Human Rights Watch says

September 18, 2014, by The Sofia Globe staff

Bulgarian border police have in the past month forced Syrian asylum seekers back to Turkey and beaten some of them, Human Rights Watch said on Septemb ...

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Bulgarian court denies appeal to overturn arrest warrant on CCB majority shareholder Vassilev

September 18, 2014, by The Sofia Globe staff

Sofia Court of Appeals ruled on September 18 to reject the appeal brought by lawyers acting on behalf of Tsvetan Vassilev, majority shareholder of the ...

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EBRD cuts Bulgaria growth forecast to 1.5%

September 18, 2014, by The Sofia Globe staff

The European Bank for Reconstruction and Development (EBRD) said on September 18 that it cuts its economic growth forecast for Bulgaria from 1.9 per c ...

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    Bulgaria fears new gas deliveries interruption – Deputy PM
    September 17, 2014, by The Sofia Globe staff

    Bulgaria was preparing contingency plans in case of a new interruption in gas supplies from Russia, which was seen as a high-probability scenario, Bulgarian caretaker Deputy Prime Minister Ekaterina Zaharieva […]