Archive for August 19th, 2014

August 19, 2014, by VOANews

The leaders of the European Union, Ukraine and Russia will meet in Minsk, Belarus, on August 26 to discuss energy security and the conflict in east Ukraine, Ukraine’s president Petro […]

Bulgarian striker Bojinov passes West Ham medical – reports

August 19, 2014, by The Sofia Globe staff

Bulgarian media reported on August 19 that former Manchester City striker Valeri Bojinov has successfully passed his West Ham medical exam and joined ...

Bulgaria demands prosecutor inquest after South Stream equity hike

August 19, 2014, by Alex Bivol

Bulgaria’s Economy Ministry said on August 19 that it will ask the country’s prosecutor’s office to investigate the equity hike carried out by S ...

Bulgaria fears new refugee wave from Iraq conflict

August 19, 2014, by Independent Balkan News Agency

Bulgaria could face an even greater inflow of refugees in the coming months, following intensified fighting in Iraq in recent weeks, the country’s c ...

  • Bulgaria’s Borissov’s political bridges
    August 19, 2014, by Clive Leviev-Sawyer

    In the runup to Bulgaria’s early parliamentary elections on October 5 2014, Boiko Borissov – leader of GERB, the party likely to win the most votes – is playing a […]

  • Greek banks offloading assets ahead of ECB stress test
    August 19, 2014, by Independent Balkan News Agency

    As difficult stress tests by the European Central Bank (ECB) approach and bad loans continue to weigh heavily on Greek banks, the country’s lending institutions are looking for ways to […]

  • Global interest for Hellenistic-era tomb in Amphipolis
    August 19, 2014, by Independent Balkan News Agency

    The major archaeological discovery of a Hellenistic-era tomb in Amphipolis, in the district of Serres in northern Greece, has attracted global interest, with more details awaited in the coming days […]