Archive for June 9th, 2014

June 9, 2014, by The Sofia Globe staff

The European Commission (EC) has welcomed the announcement on June 8 that Bulgaria’s prime minister has ordered a halt to work on the South Stream gas pipeline project. The welcome […]

South Stream suspension ‘surprises’ Bulgarian Socialist Party

June 9, 2014, by Clive Leviev-Sawyer

Compounding the misery of the Bulgarian Socialist Party after the thrashing dealt out to it in the European Parliament elections is the decision by th ...

Bulgarian President, newly-elected MEPs discuss European Commissioner nomination, early elections

June 9, 2014, by The Sofia Globe staff

Bulgarian President Rossen Plevneliev hosted a meeting on June 9 with Bulgaria’s recently-elected members of the European Parliament, although t ...

Bulgaria reports negative trade balance with EU, third countries

June 9, 2014, by The Sofia Globe staff

Bulgaria reported a negative foreign trade balance of more than 1.1 billion leva with other European Union countries for January to March 2014, and a ...

  • Kosovo PM Thaci’s party claims victory
    June 9, 2014, by VOANews

    The ruling party of Kosovo’s Prime Minister Hashim Thaci is claiming victory in the country’s parliamentary elections. With about 70 percent of ballots counted, official preliminary results showed the Democratic […]