Archive for August 11th, 2014

August 11, 2014, by The Sofia Globe staff

Bulgaria’s caretaker Prime Minister Georgi Bliznashki appointed 16 deputy ministers on August 11, announcing also that his cabinet would not feature a minister tasked with overseeing electoral preparations. The issue […]

Bulgaria’s GERB mulls territorial reform to cut spending

August 11, 2014, by Independent Balkan News Agency

Bulgarian centre-right party GERB is drafting plans for administrative-territorial reform as part of its governance programme ahead of the October 5 e ...

Bulgarian airline says could launch direct flights to US in 2015 – report

August 11, 2014, by The Sofia Globe staff

Bulgarian airline BH Air, a subsidiary of tour operator Balkan Holidays, says it could launch direct flights from Sofia Airport to the United States i ...

Erdogan wins Turkey presidential poll

August 11, 2014, by Dorian Jones of VOANews

Turkish Prime Minister Recep Tayyip Erdogan has won his country’s first-ever direct presidential election, ensuring he will remain Turkey’ ...