Archive for December 24th, 2014

December 24, 2014, by The Sofia Globe staff

Bulgarians were set to spend a total of 150 million leva (about 76.6 million euro) a day during the peak 10 days of the Festive Season spanning Christmas and New […]

Poland may launch shale gas production no sooner than in five to 10 years

December 24, 2014, by The Warsaw Voice

Poland’s rather slow progress in shale gas exploration suggests any potential extraction will come no sooner than in five-ten years, energy expe ...

What’s On: Concerts from January to June 2015

December 24, 2014, by The Sofia Globe staff

The first half of 2015 will bring to Bulgaria performers ranging – somewhat diversely – from the Imperial Russian Ballet through to Blind Guar ...

Greek presidential vote goes to the wire; snap general election looms

December 24, 2014, by Independent Balkan News Agency

The Greek parliament failed to elect a new president of the Republic on December 23 in a second round of voting where Stavros Dimas, the only candida ...

  • Eurasian Economic Union on shaky ground at outset
    December 24, 2014, by VOANews

    The Eurasian Economic Union is headed for a rough start. Officials from members of the economic alliance, which was modeled on the European Union and officially comes into effect January […]

  • Russia’s prime minister warns of ‘deep recession’
    December 24, 2014, by VOANews

    Russian Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev said the country would plunge into a “deep recession” if the government abandoned its spending plans. Speaking in Moscow at a party meeting, Medvedev said […]