All posts tagged Plovdiv

The former tobacco warehouse at 8 Odrin Street, Plovdiv, photographed on August 22 2016, more than five months after an attempt to demolish it. Photo: (c) Clive Leviev-Sawyer
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September 19, 2016, by The Sofia Globe staff

The District Court in Bulgaria’s second city Plovdiv upheld on September 19 an application by the Regional Prosecutor’s Office to remove from office Chief Architect Roumen Roussev, who is facing […]

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Plevneliev: Bulgarians carry in their hearts the ideals of activists of Unification

September 6, 2016, by Independent Balkan News Agency

The 1885 Unification of Bulgaria proved that when Bulgarians are united around a righteous and honorable cause, they may with confidence decide their ...

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Free admission to several museums in Bulgaria on September 6, Unification Day

September 5, 2016, by The Sofia Globe staff

Admission to several municipal museums in Bulgarian cities will be free on September 6 2016 as the country celebrates Unification Day. The public holi ...

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Plovdiv cancels construction permit for Tobacco Town warehouse site

September 2, 2016, by The Sofia Globe staff

The Building Control Directorate in Bulgaria’s second city Plovdiv has cancelled a construction permit issued for the 8 Odrin Street former toba ...

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    Plovdiv prosecutors order burnt-out tobacco warehouses shored up
    August 26, 2016, by The Sofia Globe staff

    Prosecutors in Bulgaria’s second city Plovdiv have told municipal and national authorities to organise emergency temporary strengthening of the Tobacco Town warehouses gutted in a fire on August 20. The Regional […]

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    Bulgaria Now podcast: No smoke without fire
    August 26, 2016, by The Sofia Globe staff

    The fire that gutted historic former tobacco warehouses in Plovdiv is the talk of the town – and the country, and the latest Bulgaria Now podcast. The arrest of a […]