Archive for June 3rd, 2013

June 3, 2013, by The Sofia Globe staff

Bulgaria’s government is set to host talks on the future of the mothballed Belene nuclear power plant project later this week, when a Russian delegation is expected in Sofia, Prime […]

Bulgaria’s summer concert highlights, June to August 2013

June 3, 2013, by The Sofia Globe staff

Sofia and Varna will rock, Bourgas show off its spirit, and musicians both legendary and upcoming will strut the stages of Bulgaria between June and t ...

Travel: Budapest tourist city bus rides get the show on the road

June 3, 2013, by Niklas Jakobsson of The Budapest Times

Budapest is a well-known gem on the banks of the Danube – filled with beautiful sites, eons of history and a very… particular cuisine. But navigat ...

Travel: The iron furnaces of Moravia

June 3, 2013, by Marketa Hulpachova of The Prague Post

The Moravian secret of metallurgy dates back to the 8th and 9th centuries, when itinerant metalworkers would flock to the sprawling forests north of B ...

  • Austerity reality sets terms of a balancing act in Cyprus
    June 3, 2013, by Independent Balkan News Agency

    The reality of things to come in the austerity era that Cyprus has been ushered in has been laid bare by Finance Minister Harris Georgiadis. Dashing any illusions and hopes […]

  • Travel: Second time around
    June 3, 2013, by Mark Thomas

    The tales of low cost carriers and how the low cost model is becoming de facto the norm across Europe and other parts of the globe and talk often expands […]

  • Bulgaria’s new cabinet ministers spell out plans
    June 3, 2013, by Clive Leviev-Sawyer

    A more powerful State Agency for National Security, recruitment of civilians to act as “civil guards” to assist police, a rethink of defence reform and the rehabilitation of diplomats who […]

  • Heavy flooding reaches Prague
    June 3, 2013, by The Prague Post

    Five people have been confirmed dead and four are missing as a result of the flooding that has devastated parts of the Czech Republic, a police spokeswoman said Monday. In […]

  • Poland’s Dreamliner back in service
    June 3, 2013, by The Warsaw Voice

    Poland’s LOT national airlines resumed commercial flights of Boeing’s 787 Dreamliner on Saturday after over four months after the jets were grounded due to battery problems. Regulators grounded all 50 […]