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floods Plovdiv region July 31 2014
August 1, 2014, by The Sofia Globe staff

Heavy rains have unleashed floods that caused serious damage to roads and other infrastructure in western and central Bulgaria, including the Vratsa and Plovdiv regions, endangered a key power station […]

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Bulgaria central bank orders full CCB audit, hints at longer conservatorship

July 31, 2014, by The Sofia Globe staff

The Bulgarian National Bank (BNB) said on July 31 that it ordered Corporate Commercial Bank (CCB) administrators to prepare a full audit of the lender ...

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Bulgarian Constitutional Court repeals renewable energy tariff fee

July 31, 2014, by The Sofia Globe staff

Bulgaria’s Constitutional Court said on July 31 that it has declared unconstitutional the provisions in the 2014 Budget Act that imposed a 20 per ce ...

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Bulgaria Budget deficit widens to 995.6M leva in June

July 31, 2014, by Alex Bivol

Bulgaria’s consolidated Budget deficit for the first half of 2014 was 995.6 million leva, or about 509 million euro, compared to only 7.6 million le ...

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    Unemployment in EU 10.2% in June 2014, 11.6% in Bulgaria
    July 31, 2014, by The Sofia Globe staff

    Unemployment in the 28-member European Union was 10.2 per cent in June 2014, down from 10.3 per cent in May, according to seasonally-adjusted figures released by EU statistics office Eurostat […]