Archive for February 10th, 2014

February 10, 2014, by Independent Balkan News Agency

Serbia has demonstrated that politics is indeed the art of the possible. Thirsty for any successful story in the Balkans, the European Union rewarded Belgrade for the agreement with Prishtina, […]

Turkey’s controversial internet legislation fuels political tensions

February 10, 2014, by Dorian Jones of VOANews

Opposition parties in Turkey have called on President Abdullah Gul to veto controversial Internet restrictions that were approved last week by the cou ...

Of crime, confidence and reality television

February 10, 2014, by The Sofia Globe staff

Bulgaria’s Interior Ministry mounted a well-publicised “special operation” against crime in villages on February 10, a few hours bef ...

Bulgarian government failing to live up to red-tape cutting promises – report

February 10, 2014, by The Sofia Globe staff

Bulgaria’s Deputy Prime Minister Daniela Bobeva was forced to defend on February 10 the Cabinet’s track record on efforts to reduce the administra ...

  • Opinion: EU unhappy with Swiss decision
    February 10, 2014, by Bernd Riegert of Deutsche Welle

    So the Swiss want to seal themselves off and do away with the freedom of movement that, with a few restraints, they had granted to all EU citizens. Well, let them! They’ll […]

  • EU to review Swiss ties after immigration vote
    February 10, 2014, by VOANews

    The European Union announced it will review its ties with Switzerland after voters in the Alpine country narrowly passed a measure Sunday to curb immigration by EU citizens. The European […]

  • Iron Maiden announces June 16 gig in Sofia
    February 10, 2014, by The Sofia Globe staff

    Three years after their scheduled gig in Sofia was cancelled at the last second, British heavy-metal legends Iron Maiden are set to return to Bulgaria with a gig scheduled for […]