Archive for June 5th, 2012

St Nikolai, Russian church in Sofia, Bulgaria
June 5, 2012, by Momchil Metodiev

In recent months, Bulgarian – Russian church relations have been dominated by a minor dispute – the conflict at the St Nikolai Russian Church in Sofia between the church’s Russian […]

S&P rates Greek euro zone exit odds at one-in-three

June 5, 2012, by The Sofia Globe staff

Credit ratings agency Standard&Poor’s has described the odds that Greece will exit the euro zone following the June 17 parliamentary elections a ...

Seven injured in explosions at munitions depot in Bulgaria

June 5, 2012, by The Sofia Globe staff

Seven people were injured in a series of explosions that rocked a munitions depot in south-eastern Bulgaria on June 5, Bulgarian news agency BTA repor ...

Bulgarian Government mulls new rules on retail chains

June 5, 2012, by Hristina Dimitrova

Bulgaria’s Minister of Economy, Energy and Tourism, Delyan Dobrev, said on June 4 2012 that amendments to competition protection legislation on an a ...

  • related to the transit of venus
    How to see the Transit of Venus from Bulgaria
    June 5, 2012, by The Sofia Globe staff

    The Transit of Venus – the rare phenomenon that will see the planet Venus pass directly between the Earth and the sun – will be visible from Bulgaria around sunrise […]

  • Code yellow hazardous weather warning for Bulgaria
    June 5, 2012, by The Sofia Globe staff

    A “code yellow” hazardous weather warning has been issued for 15 districts in western, northern and central Bulgaria, the meteorological institute of the Bulgarian Academy of Sciences said on June […]