All posts tagged Varna

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 […]


Bulgarian government aircraft carrying PM makes emergency landing at Varna Airport

August 30, 2015, by The Sofia Globe staff

A Bulgarian government Falcon aircraft with Prime Minister Boiko Borissov on board made an emergency landing on the evening of August 30 at Varna Airp ...

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Illegal housing in Roma neighbourhood of Varna being demolished

August 20, 2015, by The Sofia Globe staff

Demolition of illegal buildings in Maksuda, the largest predominantly Roma neighbourhood of Bulgaria’s Black Sea city Varna, began on the mornin ...

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Mayor of Varna bans alcohol in public places in move against ‘alcohol tourism’

August 18, 2015, by The Sofia Globe staff

The mayor of Bulgaria’s largest Black Sea city Varna, Ivan Portnih, has issued a ban on alcohol in public places in the city and its holiday res ...

    Various protest groups disrupt Varna city council meeting
    August 5, 2015, by The Sofia Globe staff

    Five groups of protesters disrupted an August 5 meeting of Varna city council, delaying the start of the meeting by hours and succeeding, in some cases, in getting controversial items […]