Archive for October 21st, 2012

October 21, 2012, by The Sofia Globe staff

Bulgaria’s debt collectors will be able to attach bank accounts of defaulting debtors electronically from January 1 2013, when amendments to the Civil Procedure Code come into effect. For debt […]

Taxi fare prices in Sofia to increase by 20% in November

October 21, 2012, by The Sofia Globe staff

Taxi fare prices in Sofia will increase by an average of 20 per cent at the beginning of November 2012, public broadcaster Bulgarian National Televisi ...

Sofia Blue Zone parking system is cutting traffic, earning cash, ruling party councillors say

October 21, 2012, by The Sofia Globe staff

The system of “blue zone” and “green zone” paid parking areas in Bulgaria’s capital city, introduced at the end of summer amid public protes ...

‘So Independent’ Film Festival for a third year in Sofia

October 21, 2012, by The Sofia Globe staff

The Sofia Independent Film Festival takes place in Sofia for a third consecutive year. It starts on October 25 and ends on November 4. Again, its miss ...

  • More traffic fines will chase down drivers across borders
    October 21, 2012, by The Budapest Times

    While motorists parking illegally with a foreign licence plate in Bulgaria, Croatia, Austria and Hungary will mostly remain unpunished, residents of these four countries will have to pay more attention […]

  • Euro zone leaders praise Greek austerity efforts
    October 21, 2012, by VOANews

    Eurozone leaders are praising the efforts of debt-ridden Greece to resolve its financial woes and resume its cost-cutting austerity. Some of the 16 other countries in the euro currency bloc […]

  • Euro crisis fuels pro-independence movements
    October 21, 2012, by Henry Ridgwell of VOANews

    Pro-independence parties have won a series of elections across Europe in recent days, many of them campaigning on anti-austerity platforms. Despite EU calls for closer integration to overcome the euro […]