All posts tagged Plovdiv

Ivan Totev
January 16, 2017, by The Sofia Globe staff

In a ruling on January 16, Plovdiv Regional Court ordered Ivan Totev, mayor of Bulgaria’s second-largest city, suspended from office at the request of prosecutors who told the court that […]

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Bulgaria’s winter weather crisis: Sea at Bourgas freezes, Danube still iced over

January 12, 2017, by The Sofia Globe staff

The sea at Bulgaria’s southern Black Sea Bourgas port and the Sarafovo fishing harbour froze on January 12, while shipping on the Bulgarian-Roma ...

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Bulgarian prosecutors indict mayor of Plovdiv over zoo project

January 10, 2017, by The Sofia Globe staff

Bulgaria’s prosecutor’s office said on January 10 that it has charged Ivan Totev, mayor of Bulgaria’s second largest city of Plovdiv ...


Wine Enthusiast magazine names Bulgaria’s Plovdiv area among 10 best wine travel destinations of 2017

January 10, 2017, by The Sofia Globe staff

Wine Enthusiast magazine has named the Bulgaria’s Thracian Lowlands area, around Plovdiv, as among its choice of the 10 best wine travel destina ...

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    Industry Watch: Plovdiv becoming industrial capital of Bulgaria
    January 3, 2017, by Independent Balkan News Agency

    Plovdiv is increasingly establishing itself as the industrial capital of Bulgaria, according to economists and analysts from the Industry Watch think-tank. In the Trakiya Economic Zone alone, between 70 million […]

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    Bulgaria re-opens concession tender for Plovdiv Airport
    December 28, 2016, by The Sofia Globe staff

    Bulgaria’s outgoing Cabinet said on December 28 that it decided to re-open the tender for a 35-year concession on the Plovdiv Airport, the government media office said in a statement. […]

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    Bulgaria announces 2016/17 Festive Season traffic, safety measures
    December 21, 2016, by The Sofia Globe staff

    Bulgaria’s traffic police and road infrastructure agency announced on December 21 planned steps to ensure smoother travel on the country’s roads during the forthcoming Festive Season holidays. Traffic police head […]