Archive for August 20th, 2014

August 20, 2014, by Lisa Bryant of VOANews

The European Commission is taking exceptional measures to help fruit and vegetable growers reeling from a new Russian embargo against selected food imports. The aim is to avoid a glut […]

Ukrainian troops reclaim key eastern town

August 20, 2014, by VOANews

Ukraine says it has reclaimed control of a key city in the east, where rebels and government troops are battling for territory. Ukraine’s nation ...

Seven coalitions and 22 parties to stand in Bulgaria’s October 2014 parliamentary elections

August 20, 2014, by The Sofia Globe staff

Seven coalitions and 22 political parties will stand in Bulgaria’s ahead-of-term national parliamentary elections on October 5 2014. This emerge ...

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Bulgaria to overshoot 2014 Budget deficit target – finance minister

August 20, 2014, by The Sofia Globe staff

Bulgaria’s Budget deficit was expected to exceed the official target of 1.8 per cent of gross domestic product (GDP), with the caretaker cabinet mak ...

  • Where is the proof that South Stream is beneficial to Bulgaria?
    August 20, 2014, by Ilian Vassilev

    The South Stream gas pipeline is suffering from the “Belene syndrome” – despite uncertainty about the project’s progress, the “expenditure” is clearly on the rise. We are constantly being told that the […]

  • EU to examine Poland’s complaint over Russian embargo
    August 20, 2014, by The Warsaw Voice

    The European Commission accepted Poland’s motion to file a complaint with the World Trade Organization against Russia’s trade embargo for EU food exports, Polish agriculture minister Marek Sawicki said on […]