Archive for January 14th, 2013

January 14, 2013, by VOANews

The eurozone says its industrial production fell for the third straight month in November, the latest signal that the currency bloc remains mired in recession. The 17-nation eurozone said Monday […]

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Bulgaria expecting heavy flu season

January 14, 2013, by The Sofia Globe staff

Between 500 000 and 700 000 people could be affected by the flu epidemic expected to hit Bulgaria within weeks, the country’s chief health inspector ...

Bulgaria’s Dimitrov, Pironkova exit Australian Open at first hurdle

January 14, 2013, by The Sofia Globe staff

Bulgaria’s two representatives in the first tennis Grand Slam of the year, the Australian Open, have left the competition in the first round after s ...

Bulgarian Cabinet won’t raise salaries of top officials – minister

January 14, 2013, by The Sofia Globe staff

Bulgarian Finance Minister Simeon Dyankov said on January 14 that the draft bill raising the salaries of the country’s top elected officials would n ...

  • Bulgarian inflation at 4.2% in 2012
    January 14, 2013, by The Sofia Globe staff

    Bulgaria’s annual consumer price inflation was 4.2 per cent in 2012, overshooting the 2.8 per cent target set in the country’s Budget, data from the National Statistical Institute (NSI) showed […]

  • Slovakia still in talks over steel mill
    January 14, 2013, by Beata Balogova of The Slovak Spectator

    Reports last year about the potential sale of the country’s largest steelworks and one of the flagship United States investments in Slovakia to an unspecified buyer not only prompted speculation […]

  • Argo wins top awards at Golden Globes
    January 14, 2013, by VOANews

    The film Argo was the surprise winner Sunday at the Golden Globes Awards Sunday in Hollywood. The film took home the best dramatic picture prize, and its director, Ben Affleck, won the […]