Archive for January 24th, 2013

January 24, 2013, by The Sofia Globe staff

If other citizens of Iraq had the same social benefits – stability, regular electricity supply, development – as those in the Kurdistan Region, it would help the entire political process […]

Bulgaria’s BTV and TV7 vs Bulsatcom dispute ends as agreement signed

January 24, 2013, by The Sofia Globe staff

The commercial dispute that kept two of Bulgaria’s commercial television stations bTV and TV7 off Bulsatcom screens has ended with an agreement on t ...

Two Bulgarian national security service officers fired, six disciplined over Dogan incident

January 24, 2013, by The Sofia Globe staff

Bulgaria is firing two National Security Service officers and disciplining six others because of shortcomings in security arrangements and responses a ...

IMF predicts modest global economic growth in 2013

January 24, 2013, by VOANews

The International Monetary Fund says global economic growth will strengthen gradually this year. Wednesday’s report from the IMF says global gro ...

  • Poland should not rush to set date for euro adoption – President
    January 24, 2013, by The Warsaw Voice

    Poland should decide whether to join the euro zone after the parliamentary and presidential elections in 2015, President Bronislaw Komorowski told public broadcaster TVP1, highlighting that the country’s present government […]

  • Wizz Air seeks troubled AeroSvit’s routes
    January 24, 2013, by Svitlana Tuchynska of The Kyiv Post

    AeroSvit, which is undergoing bankruptcy proceedings and has abandoned many of its routes, may never get them back. Wizz Air, the low-cost carrier in Ukraine, has applied for 18 newly […]

  • Swissport under ‘hostile corporate raider attack’ in Ukraine
    January 24, 2013, by Mark Rachkevych of The Kyiv Post

    Global airport cargo handler Swissport International Limited is accusing its local Ukrainian business partner, Ukraine International Airlines and its owner Aron Mayberg of “conducting a so-called hostile corporate raider attack.” [&hell ...

  • Slovenian government on verge of collapse
    January 24, 2013, by VOANews

    Slovenia’s conservative government is on the verge of collapse after a junior partner quit the coalition Wednesday. The Civic List party says it is quitting over Prime Minister Janez Jansa’s […]