Archive for June, 2014

  • Bulgarian regulator approves major newspaper sale deal
    June 1, 2014, by The Sofia Globe staff

    Bulgaria’s Commission on Protection of Competition (CPC) has ruled to allow the sale of seven newspaper-publishing companies from New Bulgarian Media Group Holding to Media Maker Limited, owned by Irish […]

  • Ukraine’s military to continue eastern offensive
    June 1, 2014, by VOANews

    Ukraine officials vowed Friday to continue a military offensive against pro-Russian rebels in the country’s east, after separatists there shot down a helicopter, killing at least a dozen servicemen. Acting […]

  • Turkish police tear gas protesters
    June 1, 2014, by Dorian Jones of VOANews

    Turkish security forces moved on protesters in a public square in Istanbul on the anniversary of last year’s anti-government demonstrations. Police used tear gas and water cannon Saturday to push […]