Archive for March 29th, 2013

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March 29, 2013, by The Sofia Globe staff

Bulgaria’s economy is expected to grow stronger in the second half of 2013, once the political uncertainty caused by early elections is lifted, but also because “the next government is […]

Two gentlemen of Bulgaria, a play in one act

March 29, 2013, by Clive Leviev-Sawyer

A day after Bulgarian Socialist Party leader Sergei Stanishev leader provoked a huge scandal, announcing that he had received anonymous information ab ...

Bulgarian PM Raykov comments on ‘consensus’ about bashing caretaker government

March 29, 2013, by The Sofia Globe staff

For the first time, Bulgaria’s political elite has achieved consensus about something – bashing the caretaker cabinet, Prime Minister Marin Raykov ...

Cyprus: will not quit the euro

March 29, 2013, by VOANews

The president of Cyprus says his island nation will not abandon the European single currency. Nicos Anastasiades said Friday at a civil servants confe ...

  • Global credit card fraud network bust, with arrests in Romania
    March 29, 2013, by The Sofia Globe staff

    Forty-four members of a global credit card fraud network have been arrested in a joint operation co-ordinated by the Romanian Cybercrime Unit in Romania, in close co-operation with Europol’s European […]

  • Global economy improving but Europe lags behind, OECD says
    March 29, 2013, by The Sofia Globe staff

    Global economic activity is picking up, but the continuing crisis in the euro area is delaying a meaningful recovery, the OECD said in its latest Interim Economic Assessment, released on […]

  • Film review: Spring Breakers
    March 29, 2013, by Andre Crous of The Prague Post

    If blond teenage girls watched more James Bond movies, they’d be able to better spot a bad guy. One giveaway, which the girls in Spring Breakers discounted, proving an unfortunate […]

  • Film review: The Host
    March 29, 2013, by Andre Crous of The Prague Post

    The Host bills itself as a science-fiction film for those who don’t like science fiction. Given its pedigree as a product of writer Stephenie Meyer, perhaps the film can be […]