Archive for May 7th, 2013

May 7, 2013, by The Sofia Globe staff

Bulgaria’s Communications Regulation Commission has issued a seventh digital multiplex licence to satellite operator Bulsatcom, the regulator said on May 7. The tender for another licence to build and operate […]

Bulgaria’s caretaker cabinet keeps pot boiling on fighter jet purchase

May 7, 2013, by The Sofia Globe staff

Bulgaria’s caretaker government under Prime Minister Marin Raykov sees the acquisition of new fighter jets for the country as a priority and is keep ...

Bulgaria’s former PM Borissov questioned in eavesdropping investigation

May 7, 2013, by The Sofia Globe staff

The beginning of the final week of the parliamentary election campaign in Bulgaria brought no new revelations in the ongoing eavesdropping row, althou ...

Bulgaria’s 2013 elections: On the campaign trail with puppets, priests and pop songs

May 7, 2013, by Clive Leviev-Sawyer

Though the quality of political campaign advertising in Bulgaria has improved, albeit from a low base, the May 12 2013 election is being fought in les ...

  • Kerry heads to Russia for talks
    May 7, 2013, by VOANews

    U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry is heading to Russia for talks on the war in Syria and other issues. Secretary Kerry arrives Tuesday in Moscow where he will meet […]

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    Thousands attend anti-Putin Rally in Moscow
    May 7, 2013, by VOANews

    Thousands of protesters gathered in Moscow to mark the first anniversary of an anti-Kremlin demonstration last year that ended in violence and with the arrest of hundreds of demonstrators. Monday’s […]