All posts tagged Sofia

buying and selling votes is a crime
September 4, 2015, by Clive Leviev-Sawyer

With seven weeks to go before the first round of Bulgaria’s mayoral and municipal elections on October 25 2015, the battle lines are already drawn in the country’s five major […]

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‘Bulgarian taxi drivers cash in on illegal migration’

September 3, 2015, by The Sofia Globe staff

Bulgarian taxi drivers have got into the people-trafficking business, charging between 200 and 300 leva (about 102 to 153 euro) to transport four or f ...

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Police detain more than 130 in Sofia in operation against illegal migration

September 3, 2015, by Independent Balkan News Agency

Between 130 and 160 people were detained in Sofia in an operation by police, the State Agency for National Security and the Interior Ministry’s Migr ...


Enrique Iglesias brings Sex and Love Tour to Sofia on December 14 2015

September 1, 2015, by The Sofia Globe staff

Spanish singer-songwriter Enrique Iglesias is to perform at Sofia’s Arena Armeec stadium on December 14 2015 as part of his Sex and Love Tour, p ...

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    First private Chinese school to open in Sofia
    August 6, 2015, by The Sofia Globe staff

    The first private Chinese-language school is to open in Sofia in the autumn, with 60 pupils from first to 12th grade. There will also be preparatory classes for five-year-old children […]

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    Sofia Pride Parade set for June 27
    June 25, 2015, by The Sofia Globe staff

    The eighth annual Sofia Pride march will take place in the Bulgarian capital on June 27, and again – as has become customary – has drawn a statement of support […]