Archive for January 12th, 2014

January 12, 2014, by The Sofia Globe staff

Clerics and laity in the town of Gotse Delchev voted on January 12 to shortlist two candidates for the vacant post of the Bulgarian Orthodox Church’s Metropolitan of Nevrokop. Out […]

Could Purvanov project split the BSP vote?

January 12, 2014, by Clive Leviev-Sawyer

Bulgarian media reports that former president Georgi Purvanov was reviving his ABC Movement prompted a flurry of political comment, including from dis ...

Fitch affirms Bulgaria’s credit rating, outlook

January 12, 2014, by The Sofia Globe staff

Credit ratings agency Fitch Ratings said it affirmed Bulgaria’s sovereign ratings at BBB-, with a stable outlook. The agency said that Bulgaria’s ...

Turkey’s embattled government seeks to limit judiciary’s powers

January 12, 2014, by Dorian Jones of VOANews

Turkey’s Supreme Board of Judges and Prosecutors on Friday condemned government proposals to curb its powers, calling them unconstitutional.The prop ...

  • Is it becoming a lonelier planet?
    January 12, 2014, by Daniel Bardsley for The Prague Post

    Turn the clock back a decade or two, and every backpacker would be clutching a copy of a Lonely Planet travel guide. From Delhi to Budapest, from Prague to Bangkok, […]