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December 14, 2018, by The Sofia Globe staff

Bulgarian President Roumen Radev said on December 15 that he was referring two provisions of the 2019 Budget Act, both related to the country’s pension system, to the country’s Constitutional […]

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December 14, 2018, by The Sofia Globe staff

Bulgarian Prime Minister Boiko Borissov expressed hope on December 14 that the offer to supply his country with US-made F-16s would be improved “because I’ve talked with the pilots and […]

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December 14, 2018, by The Sofia Globe staff

Billboards promoting tolerance towards same-sex couples, put up in various Bulgarian cities, have been targeted by vandalism and public outrage. The negative response has prompted organisers of the campaign to […]

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December 14, 2018, by The Sofia Globe staff

Passenger car sales in Bulgaria in January to November 2018 were 12.8 per cent higher than in January to November 2017, the European Automobile Manufacturers Association  (ACEA) said on December […]

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December 13, 2018, by The Sofia Globe staff

Pope Francis, head of the Roman Catholic Church, will visit Bulgaria from May 5 to 7 2019, the Bulgarian government information service said on December 13, citing a statement by […]

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December 13, 2018, by The Sofia Globe staff

The eyes of the statue of 10th century ruler Tsar Samuil in Bulgaria’s capital city Sofia will glow no more. When the statue, the work of sculptor Alexander Haitov, was […]

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Bulgarian President refers 2019 Budget Act to Constitutional Court

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December 14, 2018, by Independent Balkan News Agency

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December 14, 2018, by The Sofia Globe staff

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