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October 22, 2018, by The Sofia Globe staff

The infighting in Bulgaria’s ultra-nationalist United Patriots continued on October 22 as Ataka leader Volen Siderov demanded a meeting of the government coalition council by the end of the day […]

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October 22, 2018, by The Sofia Globe staff

Bulgaria’s Dossier Commission, the body charged by law with disclosing the identities of people in various walks of public life who worked for the country’s communist-era secret services, is to […]

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October 21, 2018, by The Sofia Globe staff

Protests are to be held in Sofia and five other Bulgarian cities on October 22 demanding the resignation of Valeri Simeonov as Deputy Prime Minister over his comments about protesting […]

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October 21, 2018, by The Sofia Globe staff

Bulgarian Prime Minister Boiko Borissov sees this year’s mutual opening of embassies in Abu Dhabi and Sofia as among the positive steps in intensifying co-operation between his country and the […]

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October 20, 2018, by The Sofia Globe staff

Bulgaria’s Foreign Minister Ekaterina Zaharieva has welcomed the vote by the legislature in Skopje to initiate the process of amending the constitution to change the former Yugoslav republic’s name to […]

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October 20, 2018, by Lance Nelson

Every year, in numerous articles in the media, Bulgaria’s Bansko is acclaimed the best value ski resort in Europe. This year, it was the UK’s Post Office survey that made […]

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Analysis: Round and round on Bulgaria’s ‘United Patriots’ roundabout

October 22, 2018, by Independent Balkan News Agency

Misnomers in the names of political formations are common. Not all parties, or for that matter countries, that call themselves democratic are truly so ...

Bulgarian PM Borissov vows Simeonov controversy should not bring down government

October 22, 2018, by The Sofia Globe staff

Bulgarian Prime Minister Boiko Borissov said on October 22 that he would not force United Patriots co-leader Valeri Simeonov to resign as Deputy Prime ...

Bulgarian Ataka leader Siderov demands coalition council, wants Simeonov’s resignation as Deputy PM

October 22, 2018, by The Sofia Globe staff

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Unit 6 at Bulgaria’s Kozloduy plant back in operation

October 22, 2018, by The Sofia Globe staff

Bulgaria’s Kozloduy nuclear power plant said that it has completed the scheduled annual maintenance and refuelling of unit 6 and has reconnected the ...

Bulgaria’s Dossier Commission on communist-era secret agents to hold Open Day

October 22, 2018, by The Sofia Globe staff

Bulgaria’s Dossier Commission, the body charged by law with disclosing the identities of people in various walks of public life who worked for t ...

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Number of Chinese tourists visiting Bulgaria rose 43% in 2017 – Tourism Ministry

October 21, 2018, by The Sofia Globe staff

Bulgaria’s Tourism Ministry said on October 22 that the number of Chinese tourists visiting the country increased by 43 per cent in 2017. By the ...