Archive for June 10th, 2013

June 10, 2013, by VOANews

Turkey’s opposition party leader has urged Prime Minister Recep Tayyip Erdogan to stop escalating tensions and dragging the country “into the fire” as anti-government protests that have led to three […]

Bulgaria’s position on Bourgas investigation has not changed, Foreign Minister tells Israeli ambassador

June 10, 2013, by The Sofia Globe staff

Foreign Minister Kristian Vigenin has told the Israeli ambassador in Sofia, Shaul Kamisa-Raz, that Bulgaria’s position on the results of the investi ...

British embassy launches Holiday Hangover info campaign in Bulgaria

June 10, 2013, by The Sofia Globe staff

The British embassy to Bulgaria launched the Holiday Hangover information and prevention campaign in Slunchev Bryag (Sunny Beach) seaside resort on Ju ...

EU, Israel sign aviation agreement

June 10, 2013, by The Sofia Globe staff

The European Union and Israel signed on June 10 2103 a comprehensive air transport agreement which will gradually open up and integrate their respecti ...

  • Norway grants 12M euro to aid Bulgarian civil society
    June 10, 2013, by The Sofia Globe staff

    Norway is providing 12 million euro to strengthen civil society in Bulgaria, Norwegian ambassador Guro Katharina Vikor said on June 10 2013. The funds are provided through the European Economic […]

  • No decision to restart Belene nuclear project yet – minister
    June 10, 2013, by The Sofia Globe staff

    Bulgaria’s Economy Minister Dragomir Stoynev said on June 10 that the country’s government has not made a political decision to restart the mothballed Belene nuclear station project. Making an appearance […]

  • Bulgaria, Romania agree fees for Danube Bridge 2
    June 10, 2013, by The Sofia Globe staff

    Cars will be charged six euro to cross Danube Bridge 2 between Bulgaria and Romania, while the fees for lorries will reach as high as 37 euro, according to the […]

  • Ashton warns Turkey on human rights
    June 10, 2013, by The Sofia Globe staff

    European Union foreign policy chief Catherine Ashton has issued a reminder to Turkey that the country’s EU accession negotiations “provide the framework for ensuring full commitment to and guarantee of […]

  • Poland intervenes after zloty hits one-year low
    June 10, 2013, by The Warsaw Voice

    Poland’s central bank NBP confirmed on June 7 2013 that it had sold a “certain amount” of foreign currencies on the FX market to bolster the zloty after, during the […]