Archive for July 16th, 2013

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July 16, 2013, by Lisa Bryant of VOANews

The Paris-based Organization for Economic Cooperation and Development says joblessness will remain high in European and other developed nations next year, stalling economic recovery and job prospects among the youth. Given this […]

Astronomers detect mystery radio bursts

July 16, 2013, by Rick Pantaleo of VOANews

An international team of astronomers is studying four mysterious and very powerful radio bursts they think may have originated half way across the uni ...

Dutch, Belgian ambassadors speak on ‘values protest’ in Bulgaria

July 16, 2013, by The Sofia Globe staff

Dutch ambassador in Sofia Karel van Kesteren and Belgium’s ambassador in Bulgaria Anick van Calster became the latest foreign diplomats to speak ...

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Bulgaria to raise target deficit to 2% in Budget revision

July 16, 2013, by The Sofia Globe staff

Bulgaria’s Finance Ministry published on July 16 the draft of the planned Budget revision, which will raise the Budget deficit target for this year ...

  • Culture Minister lashes ‘absurd’ Bulgarian Louvre project
    July 16, 2013, by The Sofia Globe staff

    Culture Minister Petar Stoyanovich has poured scorn on the implementation so far of the multi-million leva “Bulgarian Louvre” museum gallery project in central Sofia, which had been the pride and […]

  • Bulgaria’s volleyball federation faces fine for gambling ad
    July 16, 2013, by The Sofia Globe staff

    Bulgaria’s volleyball federation could be banned for allowing an ad for a banned gambling website to appear on the advertising billboards during the national team’s World League matches against Poland […]