Archive for July 28th, 2014

euro notes in a shopping trolley
July 28, 2014, by Independent Balkan News Agency

Bulgaria’s business climate indicator fell by 3.2 percentage points month-on-month in July 2014 as managers in major industries lost confidence of what the next six months would hold – and […]

President, other parties congratulate Mikov on election as BSP leader

July 28, 2014, by The Sofia Globe staff

President Rossen Plevneliev, as well as the leaders of Bulgaria’s largest parties, have congratulated Mihail Mikov on his election as leader of ...

Bulgarian parties grandstand on pre-election coalitions

July 28, 2014, by Clive Leviev-Sawyer

As might be expected, most Bulgarian political parties will go it alone in their campaigns ahead of the country’s October 5 elections – whethe ...

Bulgarian President confers awards on ambassadors

July 28, 2014, by The Sofia Globe staff

At a ceremony on July 28 2014, President Rossen Plevneliev conferred Bulgaria’s Madara Horseman medal, first degree, on four outgoing ambassadors. T ...

  • US: Images prove Russia fired rockets into Ukraine
    July 28, 2014, by VOANews

    United States officials have released satellite images (see below) that, they say, show that Russia has fired rockets against Ukrainian forces in the last week, in support of separatist rebels. […]

  • MH17 crash investigators hampered by fighting in Ukraine
    July 28, 2014, by Henry Ridgwell of VOANews

    A team of international crash investigators and police officers was forced to cancel a visit to the site of the downed Malaysia Airlines plane Sunday in eastern Ukraine.  Heavy fighting […]