Archive for May 10th, 2013

May 10, 2013, by Clive Leviev-Sawyer

A reflection of the uncertainty about the outcome of Bulgaria’s parliamentary election on May 12 was in Boiko Borissov’s breakfast television interview in which he did not rule out his […]

Alcohol sales banned in Bulgaria on Election Day

May 10, 2013, by The Sofia Globe staff

Bulgaria’s election laws ban the sale of alcoholic beverages on election days, but since the details of the bans are left to local authorities, this ...

Czech Energo-Pro fined 1.69M leva for abuse of dominant position in Bulgaria

May 10, 2013, by The Sofia Globe staff

Czech firm Energo-Pro, which owns the electricity distribution companies servicing northern and northeastern Bulgaria, has been fined 1.69 million lev ...

Further foreign energy companies pull out of Polish shale gas venture

May 10, 2013, by The Warsaw Voice

Talisman Energy Inc. of Canada and US energy company Marathon Oil said they were of pulling out of exploration for shale gas in Poland which was consi ...

  • Bulgaria’s 2013 elections: Promises and platforms
    May 10, 2013, by Clive Leviev-Sawyer

    Let us not make this an exhaustive exploration of all the platforms and promises of all the parties in the parliamentary elections in Bulgaria, because there is no point. We […]

  • Bulgaria’s 2013 elections: The numbers
    May 10, 2013, by The Sofia Globe staff

    These are some of the key numbers in Bulgaria’s May 12 2013 national parliamentary elections. The electorate: 6 868 455 eligible voters, according to the Central Election Commission. At the […]

  • Bulgaria’s 2013 elections: Poll to poll
    May 10, 2013, by Clive Leviev-Sawyer

    Given the apparently significant numbers of undecided voters, wildly varying estimates of turnout and the possibility of an indecisive result, the eve-of-election polls by various agencies ahead of Bulgaria’s May […]

  • Bulgaria’s Dimitrov collapses against Wawrinka in Madrid
    May 10, 2013, by The Sofia Globe staff

    Fresh off his win against world number one Novak Djokovic, Grigor Dimitrov came close to securing a second straight quarterfinal appearance in an ATP Masters tournament, only to fold against […]