Archive for September 11th, 2012

September 11, 2012, by The Sofia Globe staff

European Union member states must investigate whether there were secret prisons or facilities on their territory where people were held under the CIA’s secret rendition programme in the early years […]

Bulgaria handed one billion euro bill for Belene

September 11, 2012, by The Sofia Globe staff

Russian contractor Atomstroyexport, picked to build two 1000MW nuclear reactors at Belene on the Danube River, has increased its arbitration claim aga ...

Bulgarian government visit to Israel key to investigation into Bourgas Airport terrorist bombing – President Plevneliev

September 11, 2012, by Clive Leviev-Sawyer

The visit on September 10 and 11 2012 to Israel by Bulgarian Prime Minister Boiko Borissov and a large number of Cabinet ministers is of key importanc ...

Coffee protest and a charity campaign: Pernik’s plight after Bulgaria’s May earthquake

September 11, 2012, by The Sofia Globe staff

The 5.8 Richter scale earthquake epicentred about nine km outside Pernik damaged an estimated 60 per cent of the houses in the Bulgarian mining town a ...

  • Supervised independence ends in Kosovo
    September 11, 2012, by Keida Kostreci of VOANews

    Fewer than five years after becoming a country, Kosovo marked a milestone on September 10 2012 by bringing to a close a period of “supervised independence,” which saw international representatives […]

  • Standard and Poor’s increases rating of UniCredit Bulbank
    September 11, 2012, by The Sofia Globe staff

    International rating agency Standard and Poor’s has increased the short-term rating of UniCredit Bulbank to A-2. The long-term rating and the outlook were affirmed to BBB and stable by the […]