Archive for May, 2014

May 30, 2014, by The Sofia Globe staff

Greek-born internationally famous composer and performer Yanni is bringing his show to Sofia’s National Palace of Culture, NDK, on June 2 at 7.30pm. Yanni, renowned for his live performances (at […]

President Plevneliev urges parties to analyse message sent by Bulgarians in European Parliament elections

May 30, 2014, by The Sofia Globe staff

Choosing his words carefully and underlining that he intended no unconstitutional intervention or political brokerage, President Rossen Plevneliev urg ...

Oresharski: Cabinet changes coming

May 30, 2014, by The Sofia Globe staff

There will be changes to Bulgaria’s cabinet but these had not yet been discussed with the two parliamentary groups supporting the government, Pl ...

No-confidence motion: Bulgaria’s ruling axis votes to keep itself in power

May 30, 2014, by The Sofia Globe staff

As had been expected, Bulgarian Socialist Party and Movement and Rights and Freedoms MPs voted together on May 30 2014 to defeat centre-right oppositi ...

  • Google allows Europeans to be ‘forgotten’ online
    May 30, 2014, by VOANews

    Google on Thursday began allowing European citizens to request the removal of embarrassing or objectionable search results about their personal lives. The move was made to comply with this month’s […]

  • Obama Europe visit to be dominated by Ukraine
    May 30, 2014, by VOANews

    President Obama heads to Europe next week on a visit that will focus on Russian actions in Ukraine. First stop for the president is Poland, which wants more U.S. reassurances […]

  • What’s On: Lisa Stansfield in Sofia on June 1
    May 30, 2014, by The Sofia Globe staff

    Multi-award-winning British pop and soul singer Lisa Stansfield will be in concert in Sofia on June 1 2014, at the National Palace of Culture, NDK. The singer, who has sold […]

  • Putin kicks off Eurasian Union, without Ukraine
    May 29, 2014, by James Brooke VOA Moscow Bureau Chief

    Moscow increasingly speaks of Russia’s “sphere of influence.” And, on Thursday, President Vladimir Putin took a major step in securing that position by creating a shared market of former Soviet […]