Archive for March, 2013

  • Bulgaria to open honorary consulate in Stuttgart
    March 28, 2013, by The Sofia Globe staff

    Bulgaria’s caretaker cabinet on March 28 2013 approved a decision to open an honorary consulate headquartered in Stuttgart with a consular district covering the German state of Baden-Württemberg. The honorary […]

  • New shopping mall opens in Sofia on March 28
    March 28, 2013, by The Sofia Globe staff

    Paradise Center became the latest shopping mall to open in Bulgaria’s capital city, Sofia, on March 28 2013. The new mall hopes to distinguish itself from established rivals by emphasising […]

  • Global food prices decline, but remain high, World Bank says
    March 28, 2013, by The Sofia Globe staff

    The prices of internationally traded food commodities continued to fall between October 2012 and February 2013, according to the World Bank’s Food Price Index. Food prices have been falling for […]

  • Cyprus economic crisis has political fallout
    March 28, 2013, by VOANews

    The Cyprus economic crisis is likely to increase support for right-wing parties across Europe, and put additional stresses on the European Union, according to a regional politics expert at Cornell […]

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    Croatian police bust euro counterfeiting operation
    March 28, 2013, by The Sofia Globe staff

    With the support of European Union police agency Europol, the Croatian National police dismantled an illegal currency print-shop on March 26 and arrested 18 suspects belonging to a domestic organised […]