Archive for October 1st, 2012

October 1, 2012, by VOANews

Exit polls in Georgia have given an early edge to the opposition coalition in Monday’s parliamentary vote, but the lead may not translate into a victory. A state television exit […]

Bulgarian President Plevneliev: Referendum before Belene restart

October 1, 2012, by Alex Bivol

Bulgarian President Rossen Plevneliev said on October 1 that the country’s MPs should focus on the national referendum on the future of the Belene n ...

US ambassador Ries: Due diligence normal procedure on any investment such as Belene

October 1, 2012, by The Sofia Globe staff

Conducting due diligence is normal procedure in dealing with a company making an approach regarding a major investment, newly-accredited United States ...

Bulgaria not waiving South Stream transit fees – minister

October 1, 2012, by The Sofia Globe staff

Bulgaria’s Economy and Energy Minister Delyan Dobrev denied on October 1 a media report that claimed, at the weekend, that Bulgaria has agreed to wa ...

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    Bulgarian unemployment up to 12.3% in Q2
    October 1, 2012, by The Sofia Globe staff

    The unemployment rate in Bulgaria during the second quarter of the year was 12.3 per cent, 1.1 percentage points higher than in the same period of 2011, data from the […]

  • Bulgaria closer to clarity on pension increase in 2013
    October 1, 2012, by The Sofia Globe staff

    After mixed signals from various Cabinet ministers on the timing and scale of increases in pensions in 2013, Bulgarians are a step or two closer to clarity, 10 days ahead […]

  • Russia mulls blacklisting Bulgarian hotels
    October 1, 2012, by The Sofia Globe staff

    Russia could blacklist Bulgarian hotels that asked Russian tourists to pay for their stay a second time, Russia’s top industry official said. Earlier this summer, when Bulgarian operator Bulgarian VIP […]