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January 24, 2015, by The Sofia Globe staff

An exhibition of self-portraits by Plovdiv artist Yoan Leviev is to be held at the Sofia City Art Gallery in the Bulgarian capital from January 28 to March 3. The […]

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Regional offices of Invest Bulgaria Agency, SME promotion agency to be set up in Plovdiv

January 19, 2015, by The Sofia Globe staff

Regional offices of the Invest Bulgaria Agency and the Executive Agency for the Promotion of Small and Medium Enterprises are to be set up in Plovdiv, ...

Dzhumaya Mosque, Plovdiv. Photo: Clive Leviev-Sawyer

Man arrested after attempted arson of Plovdiv mosque

January 6, 2015, by The Sofia Globe staff

Police in Bulgaria’s Plovdiv arrested a 31-year-old man who attempted an arson attack on the city’s historic Dzhumaya mosque. The man thre ...

Plovdiv cat photo Clive Leviev-Sawyer

2014 in Bulgaria: In other news…

December 31, 2014, by The Sofia Globe staff

Some other news items from Bulgaria in 2014, that were not necessarily about politics or protests, a pipeline or the plummet of a bank. For some reaso ...


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    Construction of Plovdiv’s new zoo begins
    November 24, 2014, by The Sofia Globe staff

    Construction of Plovdiv’s new zoo started on November 24, a 4.5 million leva project that will quadruple the size of the site to four hectares. The zoo has been closed […]

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    Matera to be 2019 European Capital of Culture in Italy
    October 18, 2014, by The Sofia Globe staff

    The selection panel of independent experts responsible for assessing the Italian cities competing to be European Capital of Culture in 2019 has recommended that Matera should be awarded the title, […]