Archive for January 27th, 2015

January 27, 2015, by The Sofia Globe staff

The crimes of Nazism should not be forgotten and the memory of the Holocaust cannot be allowed to disappear with the last surviving witnesses, Bulgarian President Rossen Plevneliev said on […]

Division between Muslims and Christians must not be allowed, Bulgarian PM and Chief Mufti agree

January 27, 2015, by The Sofia Globe staff

Division in society between Muslims and Christians should not be tolerated, Bulgarian Prime Minister Boiko Borissov and Chief Mufti Mustafa Hadzhi agr ...

Bulgarians see little progress in judiciary reform, corruption fight – survey

January 27, 2015, by The Sofia Globe staff

Bulgarians were more downbeat about the progress made by the country in reforming its judiciary and fighting corruption and organised crime, a Eurobar ...

EC to criticise Bulgaria’s slow progress on judicial reform, fighting corruption – reports

January 27, 2015, by The Sofia Globe staff

Bulgaria’s progress on judicial reform and combating corruption is slow and the country is to be urged to adopt a new Penal Code, along with oth ...

  • S&P downgrades Russia credit rating to ‘junk’ status
    January 27, 2015, by VOANews

    Russia’s credit rating was downgraded Monday, falling below investment grade for the first time in a decade to what the financial world calls “junk status.” The influential Standard & Poor’s […]

  • Poland to mark 70 years since Auschwitz liberation
    January 27, 2015, by The Warsaw Voice

    About 300 former prisoners of Auschwitz-Birkenau, the German Nazi death camp in southern Poland, along with dozens of foreign dignitaries, heads of state and royalty from across the globe are […]

  • EU offers mixed reaction to Syriza victory
    January 27, 2015, by Lisa Bryant of VOANews

    European Union finance ministers meeting in Brussels have suggested they are open to giving Greece more time to pay back its debt, but there is little support for a total […]