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December 11, 2018, by The Sofia Globe staff

The European Parliament voted on December 11 to call on the European Council to admit Bulgaria and Romania to the EU’s Schengen visa zone. The vote was 514 in favour, […]

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December 11, 2018, by Independent Balkan News Agency

Fifty-four per cent of Bulgarians see the country’s EU membership as a good thing, according to a Eurobarometer survey commissioned by the European Parliament. However, this puts Bulgaria in the […]

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December 11, 2018, by Independent Balkan News Agency

The total value of all goods exported from Bulgaria from January to October 2018 was 1.4 per cent higher than in January to October 2017, the National Statistical Institute (NSI) […]

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December 11, 2018, by The Sofia Globe staff

Forty-two per cent of self-employed people in Bulgaria cited “suitable opportunity” as the reason to go into business for themselves, the largest share giving this reason among all EU member […]

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December 10, 2018, by The Sofia Globe staff

Bulgarian Traffic Police are participating in an EU-wide operation by European traffic police Tispol from December 10 to 16 against drink-driving and motorists under the influence of illegal drugs, the […]

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December 9, 2018, by The Sofia Globe staff

Continuing the tradition set by Bulgaria’s democratically-elected heads of state, President Roumen Radev joined the country’s Jewish community on December 9 in celebrating Hannukah, the festival of lights. At a […]

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