Archive for March 12th, 2015

March 12, 2015, by Andre Crous of The Prague Post

In 1995, a young woman walks most of the 2,000-plus-mile Pacific Crest Trail that stretches from close to the Mexican border all the way up to Washington State. She does […]

What’s on: Chambao to play in Sofia, Varna in June 2015

March 12, 2015, by The Sofia Globe staff

Nearly a year to the day, Spanish electronic music and flamenco fusion band Chambao will return to Sofia’s National Palace of Culture (NDK) Hall 1 o ...

Sofia court rejects request to appoint CCB receiver – reports

March 12, 2015, by The Sofia Globe staff

Sofia City Court rejected a request lodged by the state deposit guarantee fund to appoint an interim bankruptcy receiver at the Corporate Commercial B ...

Bulgaria’s Parliament appoints new health insurance fund chief

March 12, 2015, by The Sofia Globe staff

Bulgaria’s Parliament appointed Glinka Komitov as the new head of the National Health Insurance Fund (NHIF) on March 12, replacing Roumyana Todorova ...

  • Bulgaria’s Constitutional Court scraps data retention provisions
    March 12, 2015, by The Sofia Globe staff

    Bulgaria’s Constitutional Court ruled on March 12 to declare provisions in the Electronic Communications Act mandating the bulk collection of telecommunications data as unconstitutional. The court did not give further […]

  • Energy giant Total, Cyprus agree to extend exploration
    March 12, 2015, by Independent Balkan News Agency

    The Cypriot cabinet has given the green light for the signing of an agreement with French energy giant Total, allowing the company to extend its exploration off the coast Cyprus […]

  • US slaps sanctions on more Ukraine rebels, Russian bank
    March 12, 2015, by VOANews

    The United States has imposed sanctions on another group of individuals and entities in Ukraine and Russia accused of “undermining Ukraine’s sovereignty” and misappropriating Ukrainian state assets. The U.S. Treasury [&hel ...