Archive for December 17th, 2014

December 17, 2014, by The Sofia Globe staff

Bulgarians are among European Union citizens who are the most positive about the EU, but ironically, more than half do not feel as if they are EU citizens. This emerges […]

European Parliament votes ‘Palestinian state’ compromise resolution

December 17, 2014, by The Sofia Globe staff

The European Parliament voted on December 17 to support “in principle recognition of Palestinian statehood and the two state solution, and belie ...

European Parliament approves 10.5M euro aid for Bulgaria after 2014 floods

December 17, 2014, by The Sofia Globe staff

Bulgaria is set for more than 10.5 million euro in aid from the European Solidarity Fund to assist the country overcome the aftermath of disastrous fl ...

Bulgaria to send delegation to Moscow to discuss South Stream – reports

December 17, 2014, by Independent Balkan News Agency

Bulgaria’s Cabinet plans to send a government delegation to Moscow on December 19 to discuss the prospect of reviving the South Stream gas pipeline ...

  • EU court orders Hamas removed from terror list
    December 17, 2014, by VOANews

    A European court has ruled that the Palestinian militant group Hamas must be removed from a European Union list of designated terror groups. The General Court of the European Union […]

  • Bulgaria and Serbia to speed work on gas interconnector
    December 17, 2014, by The Sofia Globe staff

    Bulgaria and Serbia will accelerate work on a project to build a gas connection between the two countries, it was agreed at a meeting in Belgrade between Bulgarian Economy Minister […]

  • Obama to approve new Russian sanctions
    December 17, 2014, by VOANews

    President Barack Obama has decided to sign legislation authorizing more sanctions on Russia for its role in the Ukraine crisis, the White House said Tuesday. The bill, which cleared the […]