Archive for September 12th, 2014

September 12, 2014, by The Sofia Globe staff

The only damages suffered by Bulgarian firms as a result of the EU-Russia sanctions stand-off have been in the agriculture sector, where Bulgarian farmers lost an estimated 10 million euro […]

Bulgarian court denies repeal of arrest warrant on CCB majority shareholder Vassilev

September 12, 2014, by The Sofia Globe staff

Sofia City Court refused to hear the case brought by lawyers acting on behalf of Tsvetan Vassilev, majority shareholder of the Corporate Commercial Ba ...

Bulgarian Muslim leader Chief Mufti condemns actions of ‘Islamic State’

September 12, 2014, by The Sofia Globe staff

The office of the Chief Mufti, spiritual leader of Bulgaria’s Muslims, has condemned the inhumane terrorist acts of radical Sunni group the R ...

Bulgaria arrests four over illegal immigrant trafficking scheme after TV investigation

September 12, 2014, by Independent Balkan News Agency

Bulgarian police have arrested four men – two Palestinians and two Syrians – after a television investigation exposed an alleged scheme for traffi ...

  • Gazprom vows to meet Poland’s gas delivery demands Friday
    September 12, 2014, by The Warsaw Voice

    Russia’s Gazprom has vowed to restore natural gas deliveries to levels ordered by Poland as of Friday, Polish economy minister Janusz Piechocinski told a news briefing. “The Russian partner has […]

  • EU imposes new sanctions on Russia
    September 12, 2014, by VOANews

    The European Union has imposed a new package of economic sanctions against Russia because of its actions in Ukraine. The new sanctions went into effect Friday and targeted Russian oil […]