Archive for February, 2013

  • Pub quiz raises funds for charity
    February 28, 2013, by The Sofia Globe staff

    The team of Philip Welsh of Trinity Corporate Services won the February 27 2013 pub quiz, organised by the Cedar Foundation in partnership with the Hilton in the Community Foundation […]

  • Germany joins UK in fear of Romanian, Bulgarian flood
    February 28, 2013, by The Budapest Times

    German Interior Minister Hans-Peter Friedrich called on Bulgaria and Romania on Monday to take measures to tackle emigration to wealthier member states of the European Union, including Germany. The announcement […]

  • Reports: US considering directly aiding Syrian rebels
    February 28, 2013, by Brian Padden of VOANews

    U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry is reportedly close to announcing a major policy shift to expand non-lethal assistance to Syrian rebels. The issue will be addressed in Rome on […]

  • Bulgaria signs contract for Strouma motorway construction
    February 27, 2013, by The Sofia Globe staff

    Bulgaria’s acting Regional Development Minister Lilyana Pavlova signed on February 27 the contract for the construction of the 37km section of the Strouma motorway between Doupnitsa and Blagoevgrad. Strouma motorway, […]

  • Bulgarian MPs shut down Belene proposal in Parliament
    February 27, 2013, by Alex Bivol

    Bulgaria’s Parliament voted on February 27 a motion that supported the Cabinet’s decision to shelve the proposed nuclear power plant at Belene and suggested that the Government called an international […]