Archive for June 12th, 2012

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June 12, 2012, by The Sofia Globe staff

The third annual Opera in the Park is underway in Sofia, continuing until July 6 2012. The venue is the park at the GS Rakovski National Defence Academy. The 2012 […]

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Confusion lingers over definitions in Bulgaria’s smoking ban

June 12, 2012, by The Sofia Globe staff

While Bulgaria’s health inspectors continued carrying out thousands of checks to assess compliance with the ban on smoking in enclosed public spaces ...

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Greek SMEs heading to Bulgaria ‘in droves’ – report

June 12, 2012, by The Sofia Globe staff

Thousands of Greek small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) are looking for the road to financial recovery in Bulgaria, and about 6000 companies had ...

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Police on alert as Russian fans march through Warsaw

June 12, 2012, by The Warsaw Voice

Russian football chiefs have appealed to fans to avoid trouble when Russia plays Poland in a Euro 2012 match in Warsaw Tuesday, while the Polish autho ...

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    Warsaw stock exchange eclipsing Prague
    June 12, 2012, by Emily Thompson of The Prague Post

    The Warsaw Stock Exchange (WSE) has become the European powerhouse of new IPOs, and with the launch of a new regional exchange, it’s poised to lure the major Central and […]

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    US charges alleged international child porn distributor
    June 12, 2012, by Carolyn Weaver of VOANews

    Federal prosecutors in New Jersey announced the indictment of a Ukrainian man in what they called the most “significant” child pornography investigation ever, one that has led to 560 convictions […]

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    Falling oil prices prompt Russian economic fears
    June 12, 2012, by Henry Ridgwell of VOANews

    Oil prices have shown a steady fall in the last few months, prompting fears that the Russian economy, which relies heavily on energy exports, could suffer.  Meanwhile, new sources of […]