Archive for March, 2015

  • Port of Piraeus and 14 airports to be sold
    March 30, 2015, by Independent Balkan News Agency

    The divestiture of the port of Piraeus to individuals is one of the reforms proposed by the Greek government to its lenders in the process that is underway in Brussels, […]

  • Taxis protest Uber in Budapest
    March 30, 2015, by The Budapest Times

    Uber, for the uninitiated, is an “uber”-successful American tech company that connects users with amateur drivers, usually at a fraction of the cost of a taxi ride. Last week, in […]

  • Bulgaria Justice Minister sacks Registry Agency chief
    March 27, 2015, by The Sofia Globe staff

    Bulgaria’s Justice Minister Hristo Ivanov sacked the head of the Registry Agency Ventsislav Spiridonov effective immediately, the ministry said in a statement on March 27. Spiridonov’s firing was the result […]

  • Bulgaria business climate rises in March
    March 27, 2015, by Independent Balkan News Agency

    Managers’ outlook on the business climate in Bulgaria improved for a third consecutive month in March, rising by 0.9 percentage points, boosted by increased optimism in the industry and services […]

  • Bank of Greece: deposits have dropped to 140.5B euro
    March 27, 2015, by Independent Balkan News Agency

    The total deposits in Greek banks dropped to 140.5 billion euro in February, according to figures released Thursday by the Bank of Greece. Depositors withdrew funds totalling 7.6 billion euro […]