Archive for October, 2013

  • Bulgaria relinquishes preferred stock in BTC
    October 1, 2013, by The Sofia Globe staff

    Bulgaria’s Government relinquished its preferred stock in former state fixed-line monopoly Bulgarian Telecommunications Company (BTC) at the shareholders meeting on September 30. Last week, the Cabinet authorised Transport Minister Danail ...

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    Unemployment in Bulgaria in Q2 2013 was 12.9% – NSI
    October 1, 2013, by The Sofia Globe staff

    Unemployment in Bulgaria was 12.9 per cent in the second quarter of 2013, representing 437 300 people, according to National Statistical Institute (NSI) figures released on October 1. The total […]

  • Regional elections approaching in Slovakia
    October 1, 2013, by Beata Balogova of The Slovak Spectator

    Expect low turnout before and unusual political alliances after November’s regional elections, as Slovak citizens and foreigners with permanent residence take to the polls to elect regional governors and parliaments. […]