Archive for February 23rd, 2015

February 23, 2015, by The Sofia Globe staff

The European Commission will resume payments under Bulgaria’s operational programme for regional development, which were suspended earlier “to ensure the effectiveness of control systems”. Claims worth a total 144 million […]

Bulgarian President resumes campaign for referendum on electoral system

February 23, 2015, by The Sofia Globe staff

Bulgarian President Rossen Plevneliev is to send Parliament a request for the holding of a referendum on the country’s electoral system – form ...

Finance Minister’s ‘mistake’ is not explaining borrowing plan opened way for demagoguery – Reformist Bloc MP

February 23, 2015, by The Sofia Globe staff

Finance Minister Vladislav Goranov made a mistake by not holding a news conference or meeting all parliamentary groups to explain the need for the Bul ...

Bulgarian PM promises pensioners Easter bonuses

February 23, 2015, by Independent Balkan News Agency

Bulgarian Prime Minister Boiko Borissov, whose centre-right coalition cabinet is caught up in a controversy over a plan for eight billion euro foreign ...

  • Greece working on reforms to extend bailout
    February 23, 2015, by VOANews

    Greek leaders worked Sunday on a package of economic reforms to present to their European creditors as part of the agreement to extend the Athens bailout for four months. The […]