Archive for December, 2012

  • The Globe 2013: Business as usual
    December 28, 2012, by Alex Bivol

    The economy, both in Bulgaria and the world as a whole, has defied the worst predictions of the doom brigade for 2012 – the euro zone is still around (with […]

  • The Globe 2013: Eastern Europe, in and out of Europe
    December 28, 2012, by Clive Leviev-Sawyer

    To start with one of those fascinating facts about the European Union in general in the course of the year 2013, the 12 months of next year represent the prelude […]

  • Bulgarian Christmas charity campaign gathers 1.7M leva
    December 27, 2012, by The Sofia Globe staff

    The annual Bulgarian Christmas campaign has gathered 1.7 million leva in donations this year, President Rossen Plevneliev’s office said in a statement. The campaign ended with the traditional December 25 […]

  • Bulgarian police out in force for Festive Season
    December 27, 2012, by The Sofia Globe staff

    About 4000 police officers will work to maintain public order during the New Year’s festivities throughout Bulgaria, police commissioner Nikolai Grigorov told public broadcaster Bulgarian National Television on December 27. […]

  • Russian parliament approves ban on US adoptions
    December 27, 2012, by VOANews

    The upper house of Russia’s parliament has unanimously approved a measure banning Americans from adopting Russian children. All 143 members of the Federation Council present voted Wednesday to support the […]

  • The Globe 2013: Bulgaria makes its choices
    December 27, 2012, by Clive Leviev-Sawyer

    There are to be two defining political events in Bulgaria that may be predicted in the coming year – the January 27 referendum on nuclear power and the mid-year national […]

  • Yule hear from us later
    December 21, 2012, by The Sofia Globe staff

    The Sofia Globe is taking a Festive Season break from December 22 until the morning of December 27 2012. Our normal service, with news and features uploaded on our site […]