Archive for February 25th, 2013

February 25, 2013, by Alex Bivol

Bulgaria’s two largest opposition parties, the socialists and the predominantly ethnic Turk Movement for Rights and Freedoms (MRF), have rejected the challenge of acting Prime Minister Boiko Borissov to form […]

Horsemeat found in Ikea meatballs

February 25, 2013, by VOANews

Sweden’s Ikea is pulling is pulling frozen meatballs from its shelves in stores across Europe, becoming the latest retailer to be drawn into the ...

Bulgarian political crisis: protesters’ demands, in English

February 25, 2013, by The Sofia Globe staff

On February 24, Bulgarian President Rossen Plevneliev appeared in front of the protest rally in Sofia to accept a document with the official demands m ...

Bulgaria’s competition watchdog fines Sofia heating utility

February 25, 2013, by The Sofia Globe staff

Bulgaria’s Commission for Protection of Competition (CPC) said on February 25 that it fined Toplofikatsiya Sofia, the state-owned heating utility in ...

  • Cedar Foundation pub quiz on February 27
    February 25, 2013, by The Sofia Globe staff

    The Cedar Foundation in partnership with the Hilton in the Community Foundation and Cleves is organising another pub quiz to be held on Febuary 27 at JJ Murphy’s pub, starting […]

  • Argo wins Academy Award for best picture
    February 25, 2013, by VOANews

    Argo, the film about the Iranian hostage crisis, won the top prize at the Academy Awards Sunday in Los Angeles, beating Lincoln, which was widely expected to win. Ben Affleck, […]