Archive for April 25th, 2014

April 25, 2014, by The Sofia Globe staff

In a speech to the nation to mark the April 25 official start of the European Parliament election campaign period in Bulgaria, President Rossen Plevneliev urged those competing in the […]

European elections 2014: Bulgaria’s media in (and out) of focus

April 25, 2014, by Clive Leviev-Sawyer

Georgi Lozanov, head of Bulgaria’s Council for Electronic Media (CEM) said on the eve of the official campaign period for the country’s Eu ...

Macedonia’s ruling party set for victory in April 27 parliamentary and presidential elections

April 25, 2014, by Clive Leviev-Sawyer

In power since 2006, the ruling party in Macedonia appears set for victory in the April 27 2014 elections, with polls saying that voters will return N ...

President meets Bulgarian church Patriarch ahead of trip to Rome for canonisation of Popes

April 25, 2014, by The Sofia Globe staff

President Rossen Plevneliev has held talks with Bulgarian Orthodox Church Patriarch Neofit ahead of the head of state’s trip to Rome on April 27 ...

  • Ukraine forcing EU to rethink Russia policy
    April 25, 2014, by VOANews

    The head of the European Union’s delegation to Russia has cast doubt on the effectiveness of last week’s multiparty agreement to reduce tensions in Ukraine. Vygaudas Usackas spoke to reporters […]

  • What’s On: Tall Ships Regatta returns to Varna
    April 25, 2014, by The Sofia Globe staff

    Four years after the Bulgarian port city of Varna played host to the Tall Ships Regatta, the annual historical sailing ships boat race, it will do so once again this […]