Archive for October 25th, 2013

October 25, 2013, by The Sofia Globe staff

Students at the St Kliment Ohridski University in Sofia, who “occupied” the university’s largest lecture hall on October 23, said on October 25 that they would extend their protest indefinitely. […]

Bulgaria’s Constitutional Court rules that tax on deposit interest is legal

October 25, 2013, by The Sofia Globe staff

Bulgaria’s Constitutional Court has ruled that the taxation of income from bank deposits that had been paid in advance was constitutional, rejecting ...

Bulgaria speeds process of granting refugee status

October 25, 2013, by Independent Balkan News Agency

Bulgaria has granted formal refugee status to 170 people in the past 20 days alone, bringing the count in the country to 1150 people. The country curr ...

Bulgarian government trying to dig itself out of land sale moratorium hole

October 25, 2013, by The Sofia Globe staff

The Bulgarian Socialist Party government wants to find a way to scrap the resolution handed to it by Parliament, supported by many of its own MPs, to ...

  • Bulgarian couple questioned in ‘Maria’ case
    October 25, 2013, by The Sofia Globe staff

    DNA tests were to be conducted on a Bulgarian couple who were questioned by police for more than three hours because of an alleged link to the child known as […]

  • The Guardian: US spied on 35 world leaders
    October 25, 2013, by Kent Klein of VOANews

    The Guardian newspaper reports that White House, Pentagon and State Department officials confirm the United States spied on the phone conversations of 35 world leaders. The latest report comes as European […]