Archive for February 25th, 2014

February 25, 2014, by Alex Bivol

Romania’s National-Liberals decided to scrap their coalition agreement with the Social-Democrats and leave the government on February 25. The party’s ministers and other senior officials in the government will submit […]

Ukraine votes to send Yanukovych to International Criminal Court in The Hague

February 25, 2014, by VOANews

Ukraine’s parliament voted on Tuesday to send fugitive President Viktor Yanukovych to be tried for ‘serious crimes’ by the Internati ...

EU winter forecast raises Bulgaria 2013 growth estimate to 0.6%

February 25, 2014, by The Sofia Globe staff

European Commission’s winter forecast for the EU economy, released on February 25, predicted that the economic recovery in the bloc will speed up in ...

Protest Network hands dossier on Peevski, Barekov and Vassilev to Prosecutor-General’s office

February 25, 2014, by The Sofia Globe staff

Bulgaria’s anti-government Protest Network have lodged at the Prosecutor-General’s a 17-page dossier on Delyan Peevski, Nikolai Barekov an ...

  • Romania’s ruling coalition teetering on the edge
    February 25, 2014, by Alex Bivol

    Romania’s government was on the verge of collapsing on February 25, with the recent spat over the cabinet’s line-up exposing deeper rifts between the partners in the ruling coalition. The […]

  • China reassessing economic partnership with Ukraine
    February 25, 2014, by Shannon Van Sant of VOANews

    China’s leaders are closely watching the political developments in Ukraine following the ouster of president Viktor Yanukovych. The former leader angered the opposition when he rejected a trade deal with […]

  • Second Bulgarian MP goes to BWC party
    February 25, 2014, by The Sofia Globe staff

    A second member of Parliament, formerly of Boiko Borissov’s opposition centre-right GERB party, is to join the “Bulgaria Without Censorship” (BWC) party. Svetlin Tanchev, who left the GERB parliamentary group […]

  • Opinion: The EU must not give in to temptation
    February 25, 2014, by Christoph Hasselbach of Deutsche Welle

    Nobody expected things to happen this fast – least of all the European Union. On Friday, the German, Polish and French foreign ministers had finally managed to persuade the now […]