Archive for May 23rd, 2014

May 23, 2014, by The Sofia Globe staff

In a special address on the final day of campaigning in Bulgaria’s European Parliament elections, President Rossen Plevneliev has urged Bulgarians to turn out to vote on May 25. Fifteen […]

Ahead of Ukraine vote, fighting continues in east

May 23, 2014, by VOANews

Fighting continued Friday between pro-Russian separatists and government forces in eastern Ukraine, two days before a presidential election. Witnesses ...

Limited alcohol ban in Bulgaria for European Parliament elections

May 23, 2014, by The Sofia Globe staff

The timing of the 2014 European Parliament elections on the last weekend of May, the peak of graduation proms in the country, means that the sales of ...

Bulgaria’s eve-of-election no-confidence debate cancelled for lack of quorum

May 23, 2014, by The Sofia Globe staff

As had been widely expected, the May 23 sitting of Bulgaria’s National Assembly for a debate on the motion of no confidence tabled by centre-rig ...

  • What’s On: ‘Zorba the Greek’ ballet in Sofia
    May 23, 2014, by The Sofia Globe staff

    Miki Theodorakis’s ballet Zorba the Greek will be performed in Sofia in the park of the GS Rakovski Military Academy on May 25, June 7 and 25. Starring Elenko Ivanov, […]