Archive for December 12th, 2014

December 12, 2014, by The Sofia Globe staff

Bulgarian lender Victoria Bank, the subsidiary of the Corporate Commercial Bank (CCB) that was put under central bank administration in June, resumed customer operations on December 12. Unlike its parent […]

Car of missing former head of Bulgarian security agency entered Greece – reports

December 12, 2014, by The Sofia Globe staff

The car in which the missing former head of Bulgaria’s State Agency for National Security Petko Sertov was travelling crossed the border into Gr ...

Greece: Armed terrorist attack against the embassy of Israel

December 12, 2014, by Independent Balkan News Agency

The Greek counter-terrorism service is on high alert after two terrorist attacks that two place in Athens in the past 48 hours. At about 3am on Decemb ...

Meet the Bulgarians online – young, male, highly educated, shopping online and moving to the cloud

December 12, 2014, by The Sofia Globe staff

Close to 57 per cent of Bulgarian households have home internet access, three per cent higher than in 2013, according to a survey by the National Stat ...

  • Bulgaria’s competition watchdog fines Ikea 347 500 leva
    December 12, 2014, by The Sofia Globe staff

    Bulgaria’s Commission for Protection of Competition (CPC) said on December 12 that it has fined furniture retailer Ikea 347 500 leva (about 177 700 euro), or 0.5 per cent of […]

  • Poland concerned by Russia’s Baltic military actions
    December 12, 2014, by The Warsaw Voice

    Poland’s defence minister Tomasz Siemoniak said Thursday he was concerned by the level of Russia’s recent naval and air force activity in the Baltic Sea region. “For a few days […]