All posts tagged Media

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February 11, 2016, by The Sofia Globe staff

Only 12 per cent of Bulgarians believe that the media are independent, while trust in the media has further decreased, according to a poll commissioned by the Konrad Adenauer Foundation, […]

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Bulgarian TV showman presents petition to Parliament calling for referendum on reforms

February 8, 2016, by The Sofia Globe staff

A petition purported to have more than 670 000 signatures calling for a national referendum on six questions related to electoral system and political ...

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Senior managers of Polish public television resign over new public media law

January 4, 2016, by The Warsaw Voice

Five directors at Poland’s public broadcaster TVP have filed their resignations in reference to the recent adoption of new media legislation, pa ...


Pending Polish media law draws criticism

January 4, 2016, by Raymond Johnston of The Prague Post

Pending changes to the media law that has passed the lower house in Poland’s parliament on December 30 has been criticised by international and Poli ...

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    Arrests after Bulgarian TV crew assaulted
    October 7, 2015, by Independent Balkan News Agency

    A number of people have been arrested after a crew from Bulgaria’s Nova Televizia was assaulted while attempting to film a story about alleged energy theft in a Roma neighbourhood […]

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    Controversial Bulgarian MP formally declares new assets
    September 4, 2015, by The Sofia Globe staff

    Delyan Peevski has formally submitted a new asset disclosure form to Bulgarian Parliament, listing a number of stakes in local and foreign companies, most notably in Bulgaria’s largest newspaper publishing […]

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    Bulgaria revenue agency launches check of print media
    August 3, 2015, by The Sofia Globe staff

    Bulgaria’s National Revenue Agency (NRA) said on August 3 that it has started checking the finances of all print media, going back five years, for compliance with tax and social […]

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    Bulgarian-language newspaper, magazine cease publication
    July 31, 2015, by The Sofia Globe staff

    Bulgarian-language daily Presa and its sibling magazine Tema are ceasing publication as of July 31, reportedly because of a severe cash shortfall. Staff of Presa, which has been published since […]