Archive for October, 2014

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October 31, 2014, by The Sofia Globe staff

Bulgaria’s Parliament approved a resolution on October 31 to bring Bulgarian laws in line with EU banking regulations, meant to speed up the payment of claims by depositors in the […]

Bulgarian Orthodox Church metropolitan speaks out against growing popularity of Halloween in Bulgaria

October 31, 2014, by The Sofia Globe staff

The Bulgarian Orthodox Church Metropolitan of Varna, Yoan, made a call on October 31 against the growing popularity of Halloween in the country, urgin ...

Bulgaria’s coalition drama: Borissov ‘not optimistic’ about forming a government

October 31, 2014, by The Sofia Globe staff

In spite of signs of progress towards a possible coalition government that could muster sufficient support in Bulgaria’s new Parliament, GERB le ...

Sofia court acquits two in case of redecorating monument at Bulgarian Socialist Party HQ

October 31, 2014, by The Sofia Globe staff

The Sofia District Court on October 31 acquitted two people who had been charged with hooliganism in connection with the redecoration of a monument to ...

  • Russia, Ukraine reach temporary gas deal
    October 31, 2014, by VOANews

    Russia – locked in a bitter standoff with Ukraine over a pro-Russian rebellion in Ukraine’s east – has agreed to resume natural gas deliveries to its neighbor, in a deal […]

  • Romania votes to elect new president on November 2
    October 30, 2014, by The Sofia Globe staff

    Romanians will head to polling stations on November 2 to elect a new president, with incumbent Traian Basescu stepping down after serving the maximum two terms allowed by law. The […]