Archive for October 18th, 2013

October 18, 2013, by The Sofia Globe staff

Speaker Mihail Mikov ordered a 15-minute adjournment of the National Assembly’s sitting on October 18 as emotions ran high, at one point with groups of rival MPs on their feet […]

Eight Bulgarian cities submit bids for European Capital of Culture 2019

October 18, 2013, by The Sofia Globe staff

Mayors of eight Bulgarian cities were scheduled to hold a joint news conference with Culture Minister Petar Stoyanovic on October 18 as they formally ...

European movers association to meet in Sofia

October 18, 2013, by The Sofia Globe staff

The European association of moving companies Fedemac will hold its next general assembly meeting in Sofia’s Radisson Hotel on October 25-26, the ...

Greek prime minister Antonis Samaras

The great Greek ‘no’ to fresh austerity measures

October 18, 2013, by Independent Balkan News Agency

While it is not yet known when the troika will return to Athens to resume talks on progress made in the Greece’s adjustment program, one thing is ce ...

  • Czech president wants more people to smoke
    October 18, 2013, by The Prague Post

    While most world leaders would not dare to make such a statement, we can always count on Czech President Miloš Zeman for the straight talk. His latest words of wisdom: […]

  • French students protest against immigrant expulsions
    October 18, 2013, by VOANews

    Thousands of French students took to the streets of Paris Thursday to protest the expulsion of immigrant families, including two teenagers. Several of the demonstrators clashed with police during their […]