Archive for July 4th, 2013

July 4, 2013, by Independent Balkan News Agency

Bulgarian vegetable producers are continuing their protest campaign against cheap imported vegetables from neighbouring countries Romania, Macedonia, Turkey and Greece even as the government has launched special squads to conduct […]

Bulgarian health insurance fund chief sacked

July 4, 2013, by The Sofia Globe staff

Bulgaria’s Parliament voted on July 3 to fire the head of the National Health Insurance Fund (NHIF), Plamen Tsekov, citing lack of transparency and ...

Russia Watch: For Russia’s Kremlin, Snowden goes from trophy to liability

July 4, 2013, by James Brooke VOA Moscow Bureau Chief

The Latin Americans came and left in their presidential jets. But Edward Snowden stayed behind. For the Kremlin, a propaganda coup is quickly becoming ...

Moody’s: Bulgaria’s rating supported by diversification of economy, strong finances

July 4, 2013, by The Sofia Globe staff

Credit ratings agency Moody’s said in its annual report on Bulgaria that the country’s Baa2 rating is supported by the continued diversification o ...

  • Egypt’s army takes power
    July 4, 2013, by VOANews

    Egypt’s army took power from President Mohamed Morsi and suspended the constitution. Army tanks are surrounding the presidential palace, and Morsi’s whereabouts are unknown. The head of the constitutional court […]