All posts tagged Peevski protests

Tsvetan Vassilev photo from his personal website,
September 21, 2014, by Clive Leviev-Sawyer

The question of the future of troubled Corporate Commercial Bank is defining debate ahead of Bulgaria’s October 5 early parliamentary elections – and will continue to do so in the […]

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Peevski set to return to Bulgarian Parliament as major parties finalise candidates

August 28, 2014, by The Sofia Globe staff

Delyan Peevski, the controversial figure whose abortive appointment as State Agency for National Security chief in 2013 sparked public protests that u ...

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Bulgaria caretaker cabinet nominates ambassadors for Stara Planina

August 6, 2014, by The Sofia Globe staff

Bulgaria’s caretaker cabinet has nominated former French ambassador to Bulgaria Philippe Autié and outgoing German ambassador Matthias Höpfner to ...


Bulgaria’s ‘short parliament’ comes to an end

August 4, 2014, by Clive Leviev-Sawyer

With the end of its special sitting on August 4, Bulgaria’s 42nd National Assembly passes into history having set a number of records – not l ...

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    Bulgarian government tables resignation in Parliament
    July 23, 2014, by Clive Leviev-Sawyer and Alex Bivol

    The Bulgarian cabinet nominally headed by Plamen Oresharski tabled its resignation in Parliament shortly before 6pm on July 23 2014. It is probable that the resignation of the cabinet, which […]

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    Bulgarian government ‘to resign on July 23′ (updated)
    July 22, 2014, by The Sofia Globe staff

    After a number of senior political figures linked to Bulgaria’s ruling axis indicated that they expected that the government would resign on July 23, Bulgarian Socialist Party parliamentary group head […]