Archive for March 16th, 2013

March 16, 2013, by The Sofia Globe staff

The level of the Danube river at Bulgaria’s city of Vidin is expected to exceed the flood risk boundary on March 18, the Environment and Water Ministry said on the […]

Cyprus secures bailout from euro zone, IMF

March 16, 2013, by VOANews

Eurozone finance ministers and the International Monetary Fund have struck a deal to give cash-strapped Cyprus a bailout worth $13 billion to avoid ba ...

UN human rights office voices concern over changes to Hungarian constitution

March 16, 2013, by The Sofia Globe staff

The United Nations has expressed concern over Hungary’s adoption of an amendment to the constitution that threatens the independence of its judiciar ...

Despite setbacks, EU leaders upbeat on economic turnaround

March 16, 2013, by Lisa Bryant of VOANews

Despite rising protests against austerity, European leaders agreed in Brussels that tough measures to turn around the region’s economy are worki ...