Archive for January 22nd, 2015

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January 22, 2015, by Lisa Bryant of VOANews

The European Central Bank has launched an ambitious stimulus program aimed to stop deflation and boost the ailing, 19-member eurozone.  The  ECB plans to buy billions of dollars worth of […]

Nato Secretary-General praises Bulgaria’s participation in alliance missions

January 22, 2015, by The Sofia Globe staff

Nato Secretary-General Jens Stoltenberg, on his first visit to Sofia as head of the alliance, has praised Bulgaria’s participation in Nato missi ...

Bulgaria’s Supreme Judicial Council suspends judge over disciplinary proceedings

January 22, 2015, by The Sofia Globe staff

Roumyana Chenalova, the Sofia City Court judge subject to disciplinary proceedings over her handling of some cases, has been suspended for six months ...

Bulgarian MPs amend audit office law, again

January 22, 2015, by The Sofia Globe staff

Bulgaria’s Parliament passed at second reading amendments to the law governing the activity of the National Audit Office (NAO) on January 22, im ...

  • Bulgaria’s MRF threatens no-confidence vote
    January 22, 2015, by Independent Balkan News Agency

    The opposition Movement for Rights and Freedoms is seeking to seize the stage in the opening weeks of Bulgaria’s political year, claiming “political repression” and threatening a vote of no […]

  • Donetsk Airport overrun by rebels, say army volunteers
    January 22, 2015, by The Kyiv Post

    Kremlin-backed insurgents have taken over Donetsk Airport, killing dozens of Ukrainian troops, members of the army’s volunteer support network said on January 21. Such a loss would mark Ukraine’s most […]

  • ECB approves emergency funding line for Greek systemic banks
    January 22, 2015, by Independent Balkan News Agency

    The European Central Bank (ECB) approved an emergency funding line for Greek banks to be provided via the country’s central bank. Last week, tightening liquidity ahead of the January 25 […]

  • Top court clears Romanian president of incompatibility charges
    January 22, 2015, by Independent Balkan News Agency

    Romania’s High Court of Justice has rejected an appeal submitted by the National Integrity Agency (ANI), an independent body tasked with checking public officials’ wealth and assets, which had accused […]