Archive for April 5th, 2013

April 5, 2013, by The Sofia Globe staff

Bulgaria’s largest religious denominations will hold public prayers “for peace, health and prosperity of the Bulgarian nation” between April 5 and 7, at the request of Bulgarian President Rossen Plevneliev. […]

Slovakia, Poland agree Olympic bid

April 5, 2013, by Beata Balogova of The Slovak Spectator

A great publicity gimmick which might bring new jobs, improve roads and put Slovakia on the world’s radar: these were just a few of the arguments Pr ...

UK preparing, but not threatened by Eastern European immigration – ambassador

April 5, 2013, by The Sofia Globe staff

Britain’s ambassador in Sofia Jonathan Allen said on April 5 that the UK was preparing to lift labour market restrictions at the end of the year, bu ...

Bulgaria puts watch on rising Danube River levels

April 5, 2013, by The Sofia Globe staff

Authorities in Vidin and Lom in northwestern Bulgaria have started a round-the-clock watch on the water levels of Danube River on April 5. The water l ...

  • Leaked records reveal vast wealth in offshore tax havens
    April 5, 2013, by VOANews

    An enormous cache of secret financial records obtained by a team of international journalists shows that some of the world’s wealthiest people have stashed vast amounts of money and other […]

  • Film review: Stand Up Guys
    April 5, 2013, by Andre Crous of The Prague Post

    Stand Up Guys is a strange film in which one of the most memorable scenes shows Val, a former convict played by Al Pacino who was released from prison earlier […]

  • Film review: Arbitrage
    April 5, 2013, by Andre Crous of The Prague Post

    A stylish thriller that doesn’t shortchange us on the complexity of motivation, Arbitrage is a very accomplished production that uses immensely talented actors to tell a story of lies, deception […]