Archive for October 3rd, 2014

October 3, 2014, by The Sofia Globe staff

Police raided the home of a candidate MP in the Veliko Turnovo constituency in connection with an investigation into alleged vote-buying, media reports said on October 3, two days before […]

European Commission report points to electricity tariff deficit in Bulgaria

October 3, 2014, by The Sofia Globe staff

A new report by the European Commission indicates that there is an electricity tariff deficit in Bulgaria – the result of retail electricity prices ...

Investigators enter site of Gorni Lom deadly blast as Bulgaria mourns

October 3, 2014, by The Sofia Globe staff

Investigators were to enter the devastated site of the Gorni Lom explosives plant blast on the morning of October 3, to begin to establish the reasons ...

Bulgarian elections 2014: Setting the scene

October 3, 2014, by Clive Leviev-Sawyer

As Bulgarians, or at least a percentage of them, prepare to head for the ballot booths on October 5, the question is not whether Boiko Borissov and hi ...

  • Bulgarian elections 2014: The factfile
    October 3, 2014, by The Sofia Globe staff

    Bulgaria’s voters go to the polls on October 5 2014 in ahead-of-term elections for the 43rd National Assembly, the country’s unicameral Parliament. The elections are being held following the resignation […]

  • Slovakia faces gas supplies halved
    October 3, 2014, by Beata Balogova and Jana Liptokova of The Slovak Spectator

    A fifty per cent drop in Russian natural gas deliveries on October 1 put the Slovakian government on alert with Prime Minister Robert Fico comforting Slovak households and the corporate sector […]