Archive for March 25th, 2013

March 25, 2013, by The Sofia Globe staff

The process of Bulgaria’s Central Election Commission accepting applications by political parties to register to stand in the May 12 ahead-of-term parliamentary elections continued on March 25, with those filing […]

Bulgarian protest group’s ‘Movement for Civic Control’ party spells out principles

March 25, 2013, by The Sofia Globe staff

The announcement that one of the groups of protesters in Bulgaria is to field a political party in the May 12 elections has been followed by the infig ...

Hungary: Tancsics Prize returned

March 25, 2013, by The Budapest Times

Echo TV pundit Ferenc Szaniszló announced on Wednesday that he planned to hand back the Tancsics Prize, a top state award for journalism, at the requ ...

Bulgarian ports of Varna, Bourgas closed over strong winds

March 25, 2013, by The Sofia Globe staff

Bulgaria’s two major ports on the Black Sea, in Varna and Bourgas, were closed on March 25 because of strong winds, Bulgarian news agency Focus repo ...

  • EU officials: Cyprus, lenders reach bailout deal
    March 25, 2013, by VOANews

    Cyprus has avoided bankruptcy by agreeing to a bailout deal that includes the closing of the island nation’s second largest bank and enforces heavy losses on wealthy bank depositors. In […]