Archive for March 11th, 2014

March 11, 2014, by The Sofia Globe staff

Tsvetan Vassilev, head of the supervisory board of Corporate Commercial Bank (CCB), has lodged a formal complaint with Bulgaria’s Prosecutor-General against what he calls false allegations against him by members […]

Bulgarian President seeks closer ties with Qatar

March 11, 2014, by Independent Balkan News Agency

Bulgarian President Rossen Plevneliev has once again reiterated Sofia’s interest in buying gas from Qatar, but bemoaned the lack of available import ...

Bulgaria will not recognise the results of the referendum in Crimea – foreign minister

March 11, 2014, by The Sofia Globe staff

Bulgaria will not recognise the results of the March 16 2014 referendum in Crimea, foreign minister Kristian Vigenin said after talks with his German ...

Yanukovych: ‘I will return to Kyiv’

March 11, 2014, by The Kyiv Post

The following is a live translation of overthrown Ukrainian president Viktor Yanukovych’s press conference in Rostov-on-Don, Russia, on March 11 ...

  • Polish PM says EU must reduce dependence on Russian oil
    March 11, 2014, by The Warsaw Voice

    Poland’s Prime Minister Donald Tusk said on March 10 that he would ask German Chancellor Angela Merkel to help reduce European dependence on Russian oil and gas. The European Union […]

  • Crimea’s referendum spurs ethnic tensions in Ukraine
    March 11, 2014, by Zlatica Hoke of VOANews

    With only days to go before the referendum on the future of Ukraine’s Crimea region is held, all eyes are on the peninsula where a Russian-speaking majority is likely to […]