Archive for July 12th, 2012

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July 12, 2012, by The Sofia Globe staff

The small town of Kavarna on Bulgaria’s Black Sea coast has built a reputation as a haven for fans of rock and metal genres, combining the sun of the Bulgarian […]

France’s Total granted oil, gas exploration licence in Bulgaria

July 12, 2012, by The Sofia Globe staff

French oil and gas group total was awarded a licence to prospect for fossil fuels in Bulgaria’s exclusive economic area of the Black Sea, the Cabine ...

Bulgaria records second straight month of deflation

July 12, 2012, by The Sofia Globe staff

Bulgaria’s consumer price index fell by one per cent in June, the second straight month of deflation, pushing the year-on-year inflation figure at t ...

Bulgaria likely to allow continued construction on beachfronts

July 12, 2012, by The Sofia Globe staff

Bulgarian Parliament passed at first reading amendments to the Black Sea Coast Act that banned most construction on beachfronts on July 11, but local ...

  • Russian lawmakers approve internet blacklist measure
    July 12, 2012, by Marissa Melton of VOANews

    Russia’s lower house of parliament has approved a bill that gives the government power to blacklist websites containing what officials consider objectionable material. The State Duma voted Wednesday on the […]

  • Bulgarian caught driving 248km/h on Croatian highway
    July 12, 2012, by The Sofia Globe staff

    A Bulgarian was stopped by police in Croatia after driving at 248km/h on a highway, local media said. In Croatia, speed limits are 110km/h on expressways and 130km/h on freeways. […]