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August 15, 2018, by The Sofia Globe staff

Draining of heavy fuel oil from the Mopang, the American vessel sunk off Sozopol in 1921 and the source of recent oil pollution, could begin on August 17, authorities in […]

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August 15, 2018, by The Sofia Globe staff

A day after the collapse of a motorway bridge in the Italian city of Genoa that cost at least 39 lives, Bulgarian Prime Minister Boiko Borissov ordered two of his […]

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August 14, 2018, by The Sofia Globe staff

Bulgarian archaeologists Ilian Petrakiev and Maya Ivanova have found a gravesite of a child that dates back more than 3000 years during excavations at the Ryahovets fortress site near Gorna […]

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August 14, 2018, by The Sofia Globe staff

Bulgaria’s annual consumer price index (CPI) recorded 3.5 per cent inflation in July, up 0.3 percentage points compared to a month earlier, as well as 0.7 per cent inflation on […]

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August 14, 2018, by Independent Balkan News Agency

The State Agency for Bulgarians Abroad is conducting a letter-writing campaign to appeal to Bulgarian expatriates to return to the country. In an August 14 television interview, the agency’s head […]

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August 13, 2018, by The Sofia Globe staff

Remnants of what was one of the most important streets in Philippopolis, the ancient name of Bulgaria’s second city Plovdiv, have been found by archaeologists examining the eastern part of […]

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Draining of oil spill shipwreck off Bulgaria’s Sozopol ‘could begin within days’

August 15, 2018, by The Sofia Globe staff

Draining of heavy fuel oil from the Mopang, the American vessel sunk off Sozopol in 1921 and the source of recent oil pollution, could begin on August ...

After Genoa tragedy, Bulgarian PM calls for action to fix bridges

August 15, 2018, by The Sofia Globe staff

A day after the collapse of a motorway bridge in the Italian city of Genoa that cost at least 39 lives, Bulgarian Prime Minister Boiko Borissov ordere ...

Opinion: Brexit has reached a dead end

August 15, 2018, by Bernd Riegert of Deutsche Welle

The UK’s Brexit negotiations with the European Union are at an impasse — that’s according to Prime Minister Theresa May. In a letter to ...

Archaeology: Child’s grave dating back 3000 years found at Bulgaria’s Ryahovets fortress site

August 14, 2018, by The Sofia Globe staff

Bulgarian archaeologists Ilian Petrakiev and Maya Ivanova have found a gravesite of a child that dates back more than 3000 years during excavations at ...

Bulgaria records 0.8% economic growth in Q2 2018 – flash estimate

August 14, 2018, by The Sofia Globe staff

Bulgaria’s economy posted 0.8 per cent growth in the second quarter of the year, the National Statistical Institute (NSI) said in a flash estimate o ...

Bulgaria annual CPI records 3.5% inflation in July

August 14, 2018, by The Sofia Globe staff

Bulgaria’s annual consumer price index (CPI) recorded 3.5 per cent inflation in July, up 0.3 percentage points compared to a month earlier, as well ...