Archive for July 23rd, 2012

July 23, 2012, by VOANews

World stock markets are plunging on new fears that Spain could need an international bailout. Spanish economic minister Luis de Guindos ruled out the possibility Monday that Madrid would need […]

Bulgaria foiled a terrorist attack a few months ago, Israeli minister says

July 23, 2012, by Clive Leviev-Sawyer

Bulgarian services prevented a terrorist attack a few months ago, Israeli minister of tourism Stas Misezhnikov said on July 23 during a visit to Bulga ...

Bulgarian troops not involved in football fan fight in Sarajevo, MoD says

July 23, 2012, by The Sofia Globe staff

Bulgaria’s Ministry of Defence has rejected media reports from Bosnia that Bulgarian military personnel were involved in a brawl in Sarajevo between ...

Foreign tour groups have not cancelled bookings after Bourgas terrorist bomb attack, Bulgaria’s Tourism Minister says

July 23, 2012, by Clive Leviev-Sawyer

The July 18 terrorist suicide bomber attack on Israeli tourists at Bourgas Airport has not resulted in foreign tour groups cancelling reservations for ...

  • Greek prime minister Antonis Samaras
    Greek PM: Country’s plight like US Great Depression
    July 23, 2012, by VOANews

    Greek Prime Minister Antonis Samaras says his country is facing economic upheaval like that of the devastating U.S. Great Depression of the 1930s. Samaras made the comparison Sunday as he […]

  • Smoke and mirrors – tourism and the Olympics
    July 23, 2012, by Mark Thomas

    May 26 2012 was just another sporting Saturday in London; a football play off with 60 000 spectators in attendance at Wembley Stadium, 80 000 Rugby followers watching a Rugby […]

  • Film review: Abraham Lincoln: Vampire Hunter
    July 23, 2012, by Andre Crous of The Prague Post

    In anticipation of Lincoln, the epic Steven Spielberg production about the life of the 16th president of the United States, with Daniel Day-Lewis in the title role, scheduled for release […]