All posts tagged Sofia

Boiko Borissov cabinet November 2014
November 26, 2014, by The Sofia Globe staff

Bulgaria’s centre-right coalition cabinet headed by Boiko Borissov has, close to three weeks after taking office, replaced 24 of the country’s 28 regional governors. Only the regional governors of Plovdiv, […]


What’s On: Portuguese Fado Singer Carminho at NDK on December 2

November 25, 2014, by The Sofia Globe staff

Portuguese fado singer Carminho, whose two albums have achieved platinum and gold status in her native country, is to perform at Sofia’s Nationa ...

Vassil Levski National Stadium in Sofia could soon find itself under new ownership of a public-private partnership. Photo: dimnikolov/

Sofia police planning tight security ahead of Liverpool – Ludogorets match

November 25, 2014, by The Sofia Globe staff

Police in the Bulgarian capital Sofia will be closely monitoring football fans in the city for the Liverpool – Ludogorets match to be played on Nove ...

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German Christmas market in Sofia

November 23, 2014, by The Sofia Globe staff

A traditional German Christmas market has opened in Sofia near the Ivan Vazov National Theatre in the City Garden. The market features mulled wine, sa ...

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    Woman self-immolates outside Bulgarian President’s building
    November 3, 2014, by The Sofia Globe staff

    A woman was admitted to Sofia’s Pirogov emergency hospital on November 3 with severe burns after setting herself on fire outside the Bulgarian President’s building. Eyewitness accounts said that at […]