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January 22, 2019, by The Sofia Globe staff

The districts of Sliven and Haskovo have become the latest in Bulgaria to declare an influenza epidemic since the beginning of last week, bringing the total to 14. Schools in […]

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January 22, 2019, by The Sofia Globe staff

Police in Bulgarian capital city Sofia have taken into custody a 35-year-old man in connection with an incident in which stones were thrown at Sofia Central Synagogue, breaking windows in […]

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January 21, 2019, by The Sofia Globe staff

In the latest update to its World Economic Outlook (WEO), the International Monetary Fund (IMF) revised its global growth forecast for 2019 and 2020 downward, citing softer momentum in the […]

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January 21, 2019, by The Sofia Globe staff

Bulgaria’s Labour Ministry said on January 21 that two state agencies were prepared to assist employees of ALC Bulgaria when the company shuts down operations in the country. A subsidiary […]

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January 21, 2019, by The Sofia Globe staff

The office of the Chief Mufti, spiritual leader of Bulgaria’s Muslims, has expressed sincere hope that the perpetrator of a stone-throwing attack that broke windows of Sofia Central Synagogue will […]

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January 21, 2019, by Independent Balkan News Agency

The Bulgarian Orthodox Church will address the question of the autocephaly of the “Macedonian Orthodox Church” after the process of the new name of the former Yugoslav republic has been […]

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