Archive for September 25th, 2013

September 25, 2013, by The Sofia Globe staff

The archaeology season for Bulgaria is winding down, with a number of dig teams announcing their findings in recent days. Although this summer has not yielded any treasure troves comparable […]

Bulgarian Parliament sitting to debate no-confidence motion scuttled by lack of quorum

September 25, 2013, by The Sofia Globe staff

Bulgaria’s unicameral Parliament, the National Assembly, was scheduled to begin debate on September 25 on the first motion of no confidence in t ...

Bulgarian union confederation foresees autumn strikes and protests unless demands met

September 25, 2013, by Independent Balkan News Agency

The Confederation of Independent Trade Unions in Bulgaria (CITUB) foresees a hard autumn with protests in many sectors unless a number of unresolved i ...

EU to open its market to Moldovan wines

September 25, 2013, by The Sofia Globe staff

The European Commission will ask European Union member states and European Parliament to amend trade regulations with Moldova, giving its Eastern Part ...

  • Dow­n a blind alley
    September 25, 2013, by Csaba Gaal

    Hungarian Prime Minister Viktor Orbán is not the only one practising unorthodox economic policies: undermining the market economy is becoming a trend in Central Europe. Someone coming from the Western […]

  • US, Russia fail to agree on Syria resolution
    September 25, 2013, by VOANews

    The top diplomats from the United States and Russia held talks Tuesday on a draft U.N. resolution concerning Syria’s chemical weapons but failed to agree on the key points of […]

  • Walesa calls for Polish-German unity
    September 25, 2013, by The Warsaw Voice

    The Nobel Peace Prize winner, legendary founder of Solidarity union and former Polish president Lech Walesa said that it is necessary to expand economic structures and create one state from […]