Archive for February, 2014

February 28, 2014, by The Sofia Globe staff

President Rossen Plevneliev spelt out on February 28 the details of the reasons for the veto that he has imposed on the Election Code approved by the National Assembly seven […]

Thin red line from the Comintern to PES

February 28, 2014, by Alex Bivol

When Martin Schulz stands up in front of assorted delegates at the Party of European Socialists congress in Rome on March 1, one should be forgiven fo ...

Rain forecast for Bulgaria’s holiday weekend

February 28, 2014, by The Sofia Globe staff

Those hoping for warm and sunny weather on the first weekend of spring – a three-day one at that, given that Bulgaria will celebrate Liberation Day ...

Bulgaria unemployment 13.1% in January 2014, EU 10.8% – Eurostat

February 28, 2014, by The Sofia Globe staff

Unemployment in Bulgaria in January 2014 was 13.1 per cent, up from 12.8 per cent in January 13, and higher than the current EU average of 10.8 per ce ...

  • Ukraine: Russian forces control Crimea airports
    February 28, 2014, by VOANews

    Ukraine’s interior minister has accused Russian forces of staging a “military invasion and occupation” after armed men took control of two airports in Ukraine’s Crimea region. Interior Minister Arsen Avakov [… ...

  • Bulgarian business climate unchanged m/m in February 2014 – NSI
    February 28, 2014, by Independent Balkan News Agency

    Bulgaria’s business climate indicator in February 2014 was largely unchanged from that in January, according to the National Statistical Institute (NSI). A regular NSI poll found that there was an […]

  • Bulgaria’s Dimitrov through to Acapulco semis
    February 28, 2014, by The Sofia Globe staff

    Bulgaria’s Grigor Dimitrov secured a place in the Abierto Mexicano Telcel Open late on February 27, after a hard-earned three-set win over Latvian Ernests Gulbis. Gulbis won the only previous […]