Archive for April 9th, 2014

April 9, 2014, by The Baltic Times

At a Lithuanian cabinet sitting on April 9 2014, it was decided to close the Lithuanian embassies in Bulgaria, Portugal, and Slovenia. The decision was taken having considered the development […]

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‘Heartbleed’ flaw endangers encrypted data online

April 9, 2014, by Matthew Hilburn of VOANews

A glitch in software meant to encrypt and protect online transactions has potentially exposed millions of passwords, credit card numbers and other sen ...

US says ‘overwhelming’ evidence Russia behind Ukraine unrest

April 9, 2014, by VOANews

A U.S. State Department spokeswoman says the “evidence is overwhelming” that recent pro-Russia uprisings in eastern Ukrainian cities were ...

Ukraine’s interior minister calls for end to standoff

April 9, 2014, by VOANews

Ukraine’s interior minister is warning that standoffs with pro-Russia demonstrators in three eastern regions must be resolved in the next 48 hou ...

  • IMF estimates Cyprus returning to growth in 2015
    April 9, 2014, by Independent Balkan News Agency

    According to the IMF`s World Economic Outlook (April 2014) Cyprus’ economy is expected to grow by 0.9 of GDP in 2015, following the 4.8 per cent contraction expected for 2014. […]

  • Bulgarian President vetoes Audit Office amendments bill
    April 9, 2014, by The Sofia Globe staff

    Bulgarian President Rossen Plevneliev said on April 9 that he vetoed the amendments to the law regulating the activity of the National Audit Office (NAO), which overhauled the management of […]

  • Bulgarian MPs scrap early mortgage repayment fees
    April 9, 2014, by The Sofia Globe staff

    Bulgarian Parliament passed at second reading on April 9 amendments to the country’s Consumer Loans Act that ban banks from charging customers any fees for early repayment of mortgage loans. […]