Archive for November 4th, 2013

November 4, 2013, by The Sofia Globe staff

The European Commission (EC) adopted on November 4 2013 a proposal that requires EU countries to reduce their use of lightweight plastic carrier bags. EU countries will be able to […]

Malware goes smart, too

November 4, 2013, by Jana Liptakova of the Slovak Spectator

IT security experts’ predictions that 2013 would see an increase in malware designed for mobile phones have come true. Experts say the rise of new a ...

Ritual slaughter ban in Poland to be raised during Polish president Komorowski’s visit to Israel

November 4, 2013, by The Sofia Globe staff

Polish president Bronislaw Komorowski, who was on a two-day visit to Israel as of November 4, was to meet Israeli president Shimon Peres and prime min ...

Kosovo PM praises vote despite violence

November 4, 2013, by VOANews

Kosovo’s prime minister has praised the local elections in northern Kosovo, which were marred by violence and low voter turnout. Hashim Thaci sa ...

  • Bulgaria deputy prosecutor-general resigns
    November 4, 2013, by The Sofia Globe staff

    Boiko Naidenov, who heads Bulgaria’s National Investigative Service, resigned on November 4 as head of the service and as an investigative magistrate, the prosecutor’s office said in a statement. Naidenov […]

  • Elections in Kosovo: Analysis of the first results
    November 4, 2013, by Independent Balkan News Agency

    Support for the party of prime minister Thaci (PDK-Democratic Party of Kosovo) has not dropped in the local government elections that took place on November 3 in Kosovo and according […]