Archive for September 3rd, 2013

September 3, 2013, by The Sofia Globe staff

British ambassador in Sofia Jonathan Allen spoke to Bulgarian-language media on September 3 to share ideas about the need for a credible reform package to restore trust in politics in […]

Bulgarian government denies traditional honour for outgoing French ambassador after his statement on protests

September 3, 2013, by The Sofia Globe staff

Departing French ambassador to Bulgaria Philippe Autié will not be awarded the high state honour traditionally given by Bulgaria to foreign diplomats ...

Bulgaria’s MPs to face mass anti-government protest as government prepares to report on 100 days

September 3, 2013, by The Sofia Globe staff

The two days before Bulgaria’s Unification Day long weekend are set to see mass protests against the government as Parliament resumes on September 4 ...

Bulgaria’s Economy Ministry appoints new InvestBulgaria chief

September 3, 2013, by The Sofia Globe staff

Bulgaria’s Economy Ministry said that Svetoslav Mladenov has been appointed director of the country’s investment promotion agency InvestBulgaria. ...

  • Bulgaria, Greece to open new border checkpoint at Makaza-Komotini
    September 3, 2013, by Independent Balkan News Agency

    The long-awaited border checkpoint between Bulgaria and Greece at Makaza-Komotini is scheduled to be opened on September 9, officials in Bulgaria have said. Bulgaria’s Foreign Ministry has received confirmation from […]

  • Russia wants to talk to US Congress about Syria
    September 3, 2013, by VOANews

    Russian President Vladimir Putin says he supports the idea of sending a delegation from the country’s parliament to Washington to urge members of the U.S. Congress not to support military […]